Calabrese Southlake

4.8
1251 Reviews
$31 to $50
Italian
Calabrese offers Italian Fare, both modern and traditional, centered on the freshest ingredients available imported from all over Italy. Our full-service bar includes an outstanding cocktail selection and a Wine Spectator award winning list. Bar and patio seating available as well as private dining options.
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4.8
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Noise · Moderate
99% of people would recommend it to a friend
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AndrewY
Dallas
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Excellence service, delicious food. Only downside: some tables will find the noise really loud. Simple recommendation: install some noise-cancelling materials on the ceiling.

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CindyH
Dallas
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Good was excellent. Service great. The only thing I would comment on as we were celebrating our anniversary and they made no mention of it.

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HeidiR
Dallas
3 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was our first anniversary celebration. The entire staff made our night special! They presented us with a card signed by the group and a delicious limoncello dessert. Service was impeccable, food delicious as always.

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JimT
1 review
Dined on July 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our meals were great! Ryan, our server, was outstanding!

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vip322larson
Dallas
21 reviews
Dined on July 24, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

I'm not sure they understand that a reservation is meant to reserver a time for a table. EVERY TIME we visit we are told "a table should be available soon." We say"how long will we wait?" They say, "Oh, no more than 20 minutes." Very strange since I know that people without reservations (walk-ins) are told the same thing. Why bother making a reservation if our table isn't available?

Other than that the table service is outstanding and the food is alway good.

I would recommend with the hostess issue being the one caveat.

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Kent
Dallas
2 reviews
Dined on July 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The menu offered a good variety of selections and the food was great. Our server, Hunter, was a new hire and working his first solo shift. He did a fine job for his first time. The prices were a little high but, not far from our expectations. Overall we enjoyed a nice dinner in a with good food, fast service and a friendly, efficient staff.

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RonH
Dallas
12 reviews
Dined on July 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good meal. Service was good. Would have hoped for a little more salmon that what was served

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OpenTable Diner
Dallas
6 reviews
Dined on July 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Really we enjoyed the experience! Great service, food, dessert and drinks!

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Nightoutwithfriends
Dallas
1 review
Dined on July 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was a beautiful place with great food and service.

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vipGreggm
Dallas
7 reviews
Dined on July 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We loved all of it.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience5

It was very loud. The chicken parmigiana was burnt but all the other food was very good.

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DavidA
Dallas
4 reviews
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The hand made pasta dishes and perfect wine pairings make this place a gem

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time at this restaurant, but everything was great, great service, delicious food, and very friendly staff

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Harry
Dallas
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

When we first arrived the pipe in music was very loud. Within minutes it had been turned down. We enjoyed our dinner, wait staff and ambiance very much. Thank you.

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CarolG
East Texas
8 reviews
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Took my mother in law for her birthday. Great food. Great service. Great place overall.

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vipCoolleyvillefamily
Dallas
7 reviews
Dined on July 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always great food and service

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OpenTable Diner
Dallas
1 review
Dined on July 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Phenomenal food and service. A bit noisy for a Thursday. Everyone loved our food!!!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Houston
2 reviews
Dined on July 13, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Excellent food. Menu is extensive and seasonal to a particularly high standard. Definitely fine Italian dining. It can be expensive but worth it. Atmosphere was very loud and energetic. Some italian classics and some twists.

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Christoph
1 review
Dined on July 9, 2021
Overall3food2service5ambience2

I had Chicken Parmesan that was over cooked and burned on the bottom side. We were seated upstairs in a booth with sofas. The upstairs seating does not compare to downstairs. It was our Anniversary dinner and we have had two other anniversary dinners in the restaurant. I like the restaurant for special occasions. We have had Valentines dinner, my daughters 21st birthday dinner we even had dinner there the night I proposed to my wife. This dining experience was not up to what we have had in the past. I must say I was a little disappointed.
I have recommended the restaurant to friends in the past. I will in the future but not with the same energy. I assume this experience will not become the new norm.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dallas
17 reviews
Dined on July 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service is consistently excellent! Thank you for another great evening!

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vipCharleneJ
Dallas
11 reviews
Dined on July 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was delicious, and the service was outstanding. We were seated upstairs, and were pleasantly surprised to see they had renovated! It’s beautiful up there!

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DavidA
Dallas
5 reviews
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The authenticity of the place is amazing, from the food to the perfect wine pairings for the food. Outstanding

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dallas
1 review
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As had a large group and the manager went above and beyond to give us a great table in a private room! The service and food were impeccable!

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vipJamesC
Houston
27 reviews
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First, the food was amazing. Squid ink pasta with lobster and vodka cream sauce and basil. A nice bottle of wine. Service is exemplary. Atmosphere is smart and relaxing. We have been there multiple times and I highly recommend it.

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KateM
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on July 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I love coming here with my family and I loved coming here recently to celebrate me and my fiancé's engagement!! The food is always superb! Highly recommend the Cannelloni! It is their best dish. The ambience is perfect and our waitress, Jessica, was so accommodating! We were presented with a complimentary Limoncello Tiramisu which was to DIE for, as well as the Bread Pudding.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Orange County
4 reviews
Dined on June 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great service! Great food! Great experience!

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TXTraveller
New York Area
18 reviews
Dined on June 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Wonderful food! We look forward to going back. Every staff person we encountered was gracious and attentive.

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BillK
1 review
Dined on June 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We're new to area. Found Calabrese online. Great experience. Over the years, we've dined at Italian restaurants across the country. This is one of the best we've had. We're definitely keeping on our list of Go-To restaurants.

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vipKristyT
Dallas
6 reviews
Dined on June 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and service!

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vipJosh
Dallas
7 reviews
Dined on June 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It’s always a great experience at Calabrese.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I can’t believe I waited so long to go here for dinner... they were awesome in every way. We can’t wait to go back

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vipJayM
Dallas
5 reviews
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall2food2service2ambience1

The GM has reached out to us with a very nice phone call after our dining experience. We will be going back for another experience. It’s always been a great dining experience until this last one. Hoping this is another great one.

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Aperry
Orange County
2 reviews
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The ambiance is great. We sat upstairs and really enjoyed the band. Fun night out.

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OpenTable Diner
Dallas
1 review
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Food good , loud

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Nick
Houston
6 reviews
Dined on June 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Mario and the staff at Calabrese are always a pleasure. The food is exceptional and the service is always great. Highly recommend this place as the experience is worth every penny!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dallas
11 reviews
Dined on June 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Insight the restaurant was way too loud so we decided to sit outside to talk and hangout. We had great food and great wine but it was really warm. (Yes I know it's Texas) Misters would be great addition at some point!

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vipLayla
Dallas
15 reviews
Dined on June 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Calabrese was a wonderful experience—it was our anniversary, and everyone there made us feel special. I had the Chilean sea bass that was perfectly prepared and my husband loved his pasta entree. A complementary piece of delicious cake was literally frosting on the cake. We were on the patio and really enjoyed being there. Our Australian waitstaff person was outstanding.

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OpenTable Diner
Dallas
2 reviews
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great meal! Great service!

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JoshH
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

The food was good, but a little pricey for what it was. We were also seated very close and in between two other sets of couples, which made it difficult to have a conversation. Our server was nice, and the ambiance was okay, just not sure we would come back.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Father’s Day

FAQs

You can order delivery directly from Calabrese Southlake using the Order Online button. Calabrese Southlake also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (817) 251-8798.

Calabrese Southlake is rated 4.8 stars by 1251 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.