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Antonio's Flying Pizza

2920 Hillcroft
Houston, TX 77057
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  • Tue-Thu 11am-9pm, Fri 11am-10pm, Sat 12pm-10pm
  • $
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Business Dining, Takeout
  • No Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
For Italian-American classics like spaghetti and meatballs, sausage-and-pepper sandwiches, cheese pizzas and calzones, you can't beat Antonio's. It doesn't just look like an East Coast red-checkered tablecloth pizzeria, it really is one. Owner Antonio Rosa threw pizzas in Connecticut and New Jersey before he moved to Houston and opened Antonio's Flying Pizza in 1971.

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