Romano's Macaroni Grill
9828 Great Hills Trail, 512/795-0460
Always consistent and usually crowded, this eclectic Italian chain restaurant offers plenty of pastas and a lively atmosphere. This restaurant is also particularly kid-friendly.
This is good, old-fashioned Italian – need we say more? Try the Linguine Luci Johnson. Mangia!
2521 Rutland, 512/719-3377
This isn't just some of the best pizza in town; there's also a full menu of gluten-free options complementing the traditional, filling pasta dishes, all served since 1982 with a personal touch.
10710 Research Blvd. #310, 512/345-6181
This national chain serves "immigrant Southern Italian" cuisine. Dishes are served family-style or personalized for two with smaller portions.
3612 Tudor, 512/342-8462