Mia Italian Tapas & Bar
11420 Rock Rose Ave., Suite 120, 512/215-9598
Photo by Julia Keim/Giant Noise
The tapas list totals over 25 items, ranging from the veggie (Tuscan carrots, crispy manchego)
to the fishy (gazpacho and poached shrimp, calamari frito, and salmon carpaccio), with staples like insalata caprese and patatas bravas in between.
This is good, old-fashioned Italian – need we say more? Try the Linguine Luci Johnson. Mangia!
2521 Rutland, 512/719-3377
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
Order from the pasta bar, sample one of the wood-fired pizzas, or choose a grilled specialty. The menu also includes the requisite lasagna and spaghetti options.
11590 Research, 512/345-8232