Tag: spacca

Italy’s BEST Pinot Noir. VIRTUAL WINEMAKER DINNER with Valeria Odero 1/20.

ROMA couldn’t be more thrilled to welcome legacy winemaker Valeria Odero, one of Italy’s leading women of wine, for a virtual wine dinner this Thursday, January 20. Many of our guests will remember when her enologist, “it kid” Cristiano Garella, presented Valeria’s famous “white Pinot Noir” for one of our virtual events last year (it’s …

“Nobody is better…” Thank you Houston Matters for your kind words about Shanon!

We couldn’t have been more thrilled to be included in the recent Houston Matters round-up of best Italian restaurants in Houston. Here’s what CultureMap food editor Eric Sandler, one of the show’s hosts, had to say about Shanon: “Shanon Scott is one of the old school, Houston hospitality front-of-house dining room impresarios. Nobody is better …

New menu items at ROMA!

ROMA has a NEW MENU! This dish is one of them: Paccheri ai Gamberi, broad Neapolitan ring pasta tossed with sautéed gulf shrimp and a light saffron sauce, an instant favorite with our guests. Please visit our menu page for all of our updated menus. And please call (713) 664-7581 to reserve. Have a great …

Introducing the Octopus Slider at ROMA! And other new menu items.

ROMA has a NEW MENU and a NEW SLIDER: The Panino al Polpo, two sliders topped with octopus and burrata. Click here to view ROMA’s new menu. For those of you who have been to Italy this year, you already know that seafood sandwiches are the hot ticket there these days. When ROMA wine director …

“One of the best Italian restaurants in the city.” — Houston Press

Houston has one of the hottest food and restaurant scenes in the U.S. right now. And we are proud to be working side-by-side with some of the finest food professionals in the country. The Bayou City is also home to some of north America’s top food writers, including a number of James Beard Prize winners …

ROMA rated “exceptional” by Houston Diners.

Not only have Houstonians rated ROMA as one of the city’s best spots for outdoor dining (Diners’ Choice. Restaurants for Great Outdoor Dining). They have also bestowed 4.6 stars out of 5 to the restaurant (based on more than 700 reviews), a rating that lands ROMA in Open Table’s “exceptional” status. It marks the first …

ROMA IN THE CHRONICLE!

ROMA in the Houston Chronicle We couldn’t have been more thrilled to see Houston Chronicle food editor Greg Morago’s write-up about our new chef, Sandro Scarafile. “Scarafile will be bringing back his much-loved orecchiette pasta with broccoli raab,” writes Greg, “a dish inspired by his early childhood in Puglia and his parents’ cooking.” Click here for the article. …

ROMA VOTED “GREAT FOR OUTDOOR DINING IN HOUSTON”!

We were pleased to learn that OpenTable users have voted ROMA one of Houston’s best restaurants for outdoor dining! Our newly renovated and expanded covered patio, with ceiling fans, has never been more popular among our guests. We hope to see you soon. And please don’t forget to sign up for the ROMA e-letter to …

Houston’s premier destination for authentic Italian cooking.

“One of the Best New Restaurants in Houston.” Culture Map ROMA, an Italian eatery in Rice Village, is Houston’s premier Italian restaurant, known for its homemade traditional pastas, its creative contemporary Italian cuisine, and its fine wine program. Chef Angelo Cuppone, a native of Pesaro, Italy, trained in some of Italy’s top restaurants before moving …

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