Chef Fabio Viviani continually develops new flavors and shares recipes that inspire a seasonally-charged menu. Chef Viviani's classic Italian cuisine is infused with influence from, Oklahoma native - Chef Jonathon Stranger’s - own creativity and attention to detail in everything from ingredients to ambience.
Nestled in Oklahoma City’s Nichols Hills Plaza, ingredients sourced from regional farms will come together to highlight cuisine from Northern, Central and Southern Italy.
Love their food and atmosphere! We went for a later dinner (9:00) and it was the perfect setting. We each got a salad and split an entree and dessert and had the perfect amount of food. The mushroom truffle gnocchi is the best pasta dish I’ve ever eaten!
Phenomenal food. It was definitely pricey, but it felt very made from scratch. Everything we had was outstanding, and we will definitely go back to try more.
Best pizza and salad in town!!
Rachel is as amazing. Fun and knowledgeable. Professional and her recommendations were on point
We dined at Osteria on Tuesday, July 9th. The service and food were excellent; however, it seemed as though the air conditioner was not on. It's possible that the unit couldn't keep up with our Oklahoma heat, but the restroom area was nice and cool. Several people in the restaurant were fanning themselves, and our drinks warmed quickly.
Great food, servers were prompt, never rushed to pay the bill
From the appetizers to dessert everything was well done and delicious.
Unique Italian restaurant with variety of different selections of wine, dinner, & appetizers. The waiters knew the menu and the food was terrific. I will be going back soon.
The food was amazing. Great service. The restaurant was very warm.
Good Italian food. Ordered an app, salad, gnocchi, and a pizza for our little family of 3 to share everything. Every dish bursting with flavor. The pizza felt very authentic Italian (vs Americanized versions of pizza). The mushroom gnocchi was rich, flavorful. I enjoyed everything we had.
It’s a relatively small restaurant, I think, so I get a cozy vibe when we go there. It’s not too loud in my opinion.
They don’t have a dedicated kids menu, but that wasn’t a problem for us since our kid luckily eats everything we eat without issues.
Our server was very friendly but pretty busy and did not offer us grated parmesan. Didn't know that was an option until I saw another table getting it. Minor I know but should have been offered. It was a little noisy but not terribly bad. Pizza was very good and Carbonara in a Jar was excellent. Fettucinni Bolognese was decent but won't order again. I'll be back.
We loved our food as usual. I had the gnocchi with wild mushrooms and my husband had the carbonara in a jar with meatballs. Tried the house salad this time and loved it too!! Can’t wait to come back.
It was just ok. I feel like the drinks were crazy overpriced and not a lot of single glass offerings. We spent way more than expected for a good, not excellent experience.
What a lovely different meal. Really enjoyed the atmosphere and attention to detail. And the pizza oven looks like a football helmet!
Our waitress was marvelous. So sweet, and informative about menu items. Several dishes sounded very good but were lacking veggies or just something with color to brighten up the dish. Overall it was good and we will probably try again.
I have gone for date nights and just out with friends. It’s a great place with great food, service and atmosphere.
A little disappointed...had heard so many good things but perhaps we ordered the wrong entree and it was just okay.
Unfortunately inconsistent. This was our third time to try Osteria. Our first and third experience resulted in very bland food that needed salt for every dish. The second time we tried Osteria everything was delightful and flavorful. I thought they had worked out the kinks!! But sadly, that was not the case. Notably, the ambience and service are top notch. They have the potential to be great but such culinary inconsistencies make the price point too much to risk.
We arrived early for our dinner reservation and were seated, no problem. It was the happy hour/afternoon menu —we enjoyed the sausage pizza and mushroom pizza, as well as the poached pear salad. The pizza was traditional Italian—thin crust and just the right amount of quality ingredients. Delicious!! I had the seasonal rum cocktail (with tobacco butters and orange slice)—perfection! We will definitely be back to enjoy the full dinner menu.
Delicious meal and wonderful service.
Great as always!
Everything was wonderful! Absolutely no complaints and we will be back!
We were having dinner to celebrate our wedding anniversary, the service was better than any place we have been to in several years. Our server was knowledgeable in every aspect of the menu and wine selection to complement the meal.
Osteria is a very small restaurant in the corner of Nichols Hills Plaza. I had reservations, yet we were put next to the kitchen so it was quite noisy. The food was quite good, as were our specialty drinks from the bar. The gelato was disappointing and not worth the expense. Our service was great, but the noise level made it difficult to have a personal conversation.
Everything was delicious except my hubs didn't care for the wheat berries?
The bison hangar steak with Calabria peppers and potato purée was one of the most delicious meals I’ve ever had in my life. It made my Father’s Day that much more special
We love Osteria! Brunch was terrific - servers are very knowledgeable about menu items and wine list. The cinnamon roll was amazing!
Wonderful food! Great service. Will definitely go back.
We always enjoy our time at Osteria. Cocktails are delicious and creative. The food always delicious. We love the vibrancy of the place. It's one of our favorite neighborhood go to dining venues.
The food was good but the portions were quite big and a little pricey. We had brunch so I can’t speak for their lunch or dinner menu. Our waiter didn’t specify when we asked for a side of bacon that they had two options. They brought the kiddos regular bacon at $3 a side. Not that bad. They brought the adults prok belly bacon that we later learned was $10 for each side...so $40 in bacon later we were a little shocked at our ticket. We would’ve been happy with the cheaper bacon!
Outstanding food. Service.
Excellent services , from hostess to sever.
Food was amazing. Quality all the way around. A++++
Excellent service! We sat outside and had couldn’t have had better service. Food was excellent too.
We were seated at 7pm. The waitress made a recommendation for an appetizer that was a tray with prosciutto, cheese and puff pastries. It was all virtually tasteless. Absolutely no flavor. Then we ordered the pasta in the jar to split. It was actually good however there was no bread served with dinner. We’ve never been to an Italian restaurant that didn’t have bread. When we requested it we were told it would take 10 minutes and then We got basic pizza crust was some balsamic drizzle on it. Not good. I also heard from a friend that the gnocchi is not good at all. When she asked why it tasted different than the gnocchi she has tasted all over the world, she was told because “we don’t use eggs”. Why? If you are deciding for us that we shouldn’t be eating bread and eggs then don’t open an Italian restaurant. It’s a unique restaurant in a great location but if the menu doesn’t change I predict it won’t last.
Osteria is a “go to” place to have a business lunch if you want good food and an acceptable noise level.
Wonderful food & service !!
We had a great dining experience. The food was excellent and the service even better!
Excellent...everything! We will be back! We sat outside and the atmosphere was great. Chiminea on... service was great. Love the lemon dessert!