La Griglia - Houston

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$30 and under
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Italian
With a lively, festive atmosphere, La Griglia offers guests a delicious display of authentic Italian dining. Colorful Italian murals & busy mosaics provide a playful ambiance, while fresh fish, creative pastas, chicken, beef & fresh vegetables tempt guests with an array of fabulous choices. With inventive cuisine, attentive service & a casual, energetic atmosphere, it’s easy to see why La Griglia is one of Houston’s most popular restaurants.
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MR
Houston
1 review
Dined on October 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Such a great restaurant! The service was phenomenal. The food was wonderful!

OT
Miami
3 reviews
Dined on October 7, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Nice food!

OT
Los Angeles
13 reviews
Dined on October 4, 2019
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 4

The food is heavy and heavy handed - but is good value for portion size. The best part about it is the flatbread pizza in the bread basket at the beginning. It is also like an icebox in there - so cold.

BJ
1 review
Dined on October 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our go to Italian restaurant. Always consistent and outstanding

C
Houston
2 reviews
Dined on October 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food wonderful service. Staff was great and attentive. We let them know we had limited time and they accommodated!

JO
Houston
31 reviews
Dined on October 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

ALWAYS GREAT FOOD SELECTION AND GREAT FOOD AND SERVICE. CONVENIENT PARKING.

SC
1 review
Dined on September 30, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

The venue was just what we were looking for. Service was excellent and timely. Plenty of space for our party to visit and catch up. Food was very good.

OT
Omaha
1 review
Dined on September 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We absolutely love La Griglia! The service is unparalleled and the food is consistently delicious. We really enjoy the pizza in the bread baskets and the layer cake for desert. Always a great experience.

JO
Houston
31 reviews
Dined on September 23, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

ALWAYS GREAT FOOD AND SERVICE. CONVENIENT PARKING IS A REAL PLUS

GR
Houston
35 reviews
Dined on September 12, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Always very good food and service.

OT
London
10 reviews
Dined on September 10, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

A nice restaurant with good food, nice salad to start then seafood linguine which was very good,nice ambience and professional service, it was rather noisy though. All in all a good restaurant.

LF
1 review
Dined on September 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Good taste,environment,services!it's a good place for celebrating birthday. I really like desserts there.

EG
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined on September 7, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 4

The food was okay, nothing special. In fact, I ordered something totally different from my friend but yet when they brought the food, the food dishes looked identical :(

Also, many things have mushrooms, for which I have an allergy, then things that didn't have mushrooms had shellfish which my friend is very allergic to.

The restaurant décor was unusual and beautiful, but what ruined it was when another patron came in with they medium sized dog and dogbed to be placed in the middle of the restaurant. It was not a service or handicapped dog, but just a pet. Very disappointing.

OT
Houston
6 reviews
Dined on August 31, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Celebrates just getting married

c
1 review
Dined on August 31, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Enjoyed the food, ambiance and really like the convenience of the parking garage.

T
Houston
31 reviews
Dined on August 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

La Grig always knocks it out of the park for Restaurant Week and this year was no different. The sweet potato gnocchi appetizer was superb as was the beet salad. Entrees were also delicious. Seafood rav was marvelous. So was the grilled salmon. But the best was the bread pudding dessert.
Fernando was attentive and professional throughout our meal

JP
Houston
9 reviews
Dined on August 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very good. Food great, service great, house wine kind of average.

p
Houston
81 reviews
Dined on August 26, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

We enjoyed a family dinner here with our parents and two-year-old. They were very kind and patient with our kid. The food is really good. Some standouts: squash risotto and the gnocchi alla ragu.

ET
Houston
24 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

We love the martinis here! It was very unusual when we were served our standard drink in a warm glass! We brought it to the attention of the waiter, it was quickly corrected

C
Houston
12 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

La Giiglia is always fantastic especially when David M Purdie is waiting on us! The food is amazing and delicious. We recommend La Griglia highly. C*

K
Houston
2 reviews
Dined on August 24, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Enjoyed a lovely evening. Good food, delightful service and a really nice ambiance

l
Houston
23 reviews
Dined on August 22, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

Food and service was excellent. Very noisy! Nice Restaurant week menu.

B
Houston
3 reviews
Dined on August 21, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

We had not been here before. It was a Wednesday evening, our reservation was for 6:30. We were seated promptly, service was great and attentive. Food was good. We had some red wine, good wine, reasonably priced. Selection of desserts was good - we had a chocolate cake - it was good.

OT
Houston
1 review
Dined on August 17, 2019
Overall 3food 5service 2ambience 3

Like I rated them. Their good is excellent . The service was not good. They seemed to have more busboys and water servers then waiters. The waiters all seemed confused running around like crazy people and not paying attention to any other tables except when you first arrive.

JO
Houston
31 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great food choices and quality food with dependable great service.

OT
Houston
6 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food and service!

PM
1 review
Dined on August 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Everything from the ambiance to the attentive waterboy was excellant

FR
Calgary
3 reviews
Dined on August 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great Diner!

R
Houston
4 reviews
Dined on August 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I love this place!!!

Took my staff for lunch and we had a great time.

Service was quick and all the wait staff was polite and courteous!!!

AF
1 review
Dined on August 11, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing Restaurant and Amazing Food.
You must not miss this place

NH
Houston
3 reviews
Dined on August 11, 2019
Overall 4food 2service 4ambience 4

The food is ok. Table of five. Some that it was great.. Others not so much.

Nice Restaurant. Good Service.

s
Houston
41 reviews
Dined on August 10, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 3

We generally enjoy eating outside, especially in the cooler months. Inside is a little loud. The food is excellent. The service is top notch!

g
Houston
27 reviews
Dined on August 10, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

Good cocktails, always great food...one issue at the beginning of our dinner did put a bit of a damper on things though. A table of 6, 4 of which were our guests who’d NEVER been to La G previously, were required to view ONE cocktail list to order drinks! When asked if we could have at least another we were told there was a full bar and could order whatever we liked.....NOT the response I was looking for and THAT was unacceptable, imo. I did, a bit later, express my discontent with our actual waiter and he tried to make up for it, but for me hosting these guests...it loomed over my dinner. FIRST impressions DO prevail...I assured them it was NOT the norm....🙁

SS
Houston
1 review
Dined on August 10, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Very good overall!

C
1 review
Dined on August 8, 2019
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 5

Food was amazing. The front desk should be moved to directly in front of the door and not to the corner. Our server was ok but I felt like he rushed us a little at the end of our meal.

S
Houston
3 reviews
Dined on August 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service and delicious food! Great spot for any occasion, family friendly spot.

RC
Houston
1 review
Dined on August 4, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 3

We went to La Griglia for our anniversary. They treated us very well with excellent service and terrific food. The only possible complaint was from my wife that the shrimp were not de-veined. This is a turn off for her.

OT
Richmond
3 reviews
Dined on August 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great atmosphere with great food!

TR
Houston
8 reviews
Dined on August 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fabulous - as always

MS
Houston
4 reviews
Dined on August 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

David Purdie was wonderful and made my niece feel so important.

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