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Barolo & the Tale of the Dark Lord. Halloween Edition. Virtual Wine Dinner 10/21.

Welcome to “Barolo & the Dark Lord: Halloween Edition”! We thought we (pumpkin) spice up this week’s virtual wine dinner with off-beat title. Let me be clear: There is no “dark lord” here. It just sounded like a great title for the event, stripped straight from the title of a Harry Potter novel. But it …

Upcoming wine & Italian culture events at ROMA.

Between our sold-out Dinner and an Italian Movie Night and our weekly Thursday night virtual wine dinner, it’s been quite a week at ROMA! The entire staff at ROMA would like to share its heartfelt thanks with all of you for your support. It’s been a wonderful week for us. We wouldn’t be here if …

“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 …

ROMA and owner Shanon Scott in the news

Owner Shanon Scott’s op-ed for the Houston Chronicle. ROMA in Texas Monthly. “At Roma in Rice Village, virtual wine dinners keep the restaurant afloat.”Houston Chronicle “Our 13 Favorite Italian Restaurants in Houston.”Houstonia “Houston’s Italian Restaurant History”Mike Ricetti “How local wine world luminaries are rolling with the punches.”Houston Chronicle One of Houston’s “Best New Restaurants”CultureMap

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