Romano's Pizza

1528 W. Gray
Houston, TX 77019
Best Of


  • Mon-Thu 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm, Sun 12pm-9pm
  • $; $$
  • Delivery, Order Online, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Smoking, Takeout, Wheelchair accessible
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • No Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Accepted, Reservations Recommended
The pizza-making proprietors here are originally from Ozone Park, Queens, and they know how to make a thin-crust New York pizza. Furthermore, they make their oven-toasted sausage and pepper sandwiches with real Italian sausage, thin-cut diagonally. No wonder the place is packed with transplanted New Yorkers. With the new tile floors, designer lighting fixtures and outdoor seating, Pizza Romano also looks a lot fancier than it used to.

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