Pronto Cucinino

1401 Montrose
Houston, TX 77006


  • Sun 11am-9pm, Mon-Sat 11am-9:30pm
  • $; $$
  • Catering, Delivery, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Beer/Wine
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
This comfortable counter-service restaurant is the casual cousin to Nino's and Vincent's, the highly acclaimed Mandola-family fine dining Italian spots located on West Dallas. The prices are cheaper here, and the spices are tamer, but it beats the Olive Garden.

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