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Riondo's Ristorante

2328 Strand Ave, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1548
+1 409-621-9595
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“gnocchi” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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Value
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LOCATION
2328 Strand Ave, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1548
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1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

From the decor to the management and to the food and wine, just superb. Set in the town of Galveston in a beautiful historic building is this superb restuarant! Owner Don and his team make it happen! Chef Rico absolutely passionate about what he creates,...More

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I shared the bruschetta, she had the lasagna and I had the spinach gnocchi. All was delicious. My wife said it was the best lasagna she has had. I highly recommend.

Thank RobertS14033
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came based on reviews and it was as good as the reviews! I didn’t eat much of my dish because it was a bit salty with the prosciutto, but it wasn’t any fault of theirs. She came back with the bill a few minutes...More

Thank beckym0112
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is consistently outstanding. Great food and friendly service. Pretty historic setting too. One of our favorite places in the area.

Thank Edward C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed an amazing brunch here. The service was great. I recommend the Crab Benedict Sardu. This dish is incredible!!!! And with $3 mimosas how can you go wrong? It’s the perfect place for brunch in my book. Can’t wait to go...More

Thank Tara M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed happy hour drinks and appetizers at the bar. There is a good selection of wine and the large serving of fried calamari was a great bargain. The other appetizer selections looked interesting as well and we will have to sample them on a...More

Thank sheila s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrated our 3rd anniversary here Friday night. Lainey was our server, who was very attentive, great attitude. This restaurant made us feel very special without an extravagant price tag. Bread was served. We had the Penne al la Vodka with Grilled chicken & the Lasagna....More

Thank jcraig10
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a wonderful dinner last night.swordfish on a bed of wilted spinach with lump crab was out this world.our waitress was a delight service was spot on! Floor manager brought my wife a wonderful dessert when she heard it was her...More

Thank john c
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

My husband & I celebrated our 35th wedding anniversary at Riondo's last night. We had a wonderful time. When I made the reservation I was asked if this was a special occasion. While I have mentioned special occasions when making a reservation, I don't ever...More

1  Thank Jan M
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Several friends decided to meet for Sunday brunch on the island. We had been to Riondo's before for a wine tasting and wanted to try their brunch. Several had the chef's specials and others had the meals from the brunch menu. The food was fresh...More

Thank cal4361
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John W
9 February 2017|
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Response from TomandDonna122 | Reviewed this property |
Blackened scallops are on their dinner menu currently, but you can check out their menu online on their website for other dishes you might be interested in.
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Diane H
16 September 2016|
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Response from Don M | Property representative |
Gluten free beer, GF Chicken & kale raviolis, GF pasta & GF pizza dough
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$38
Meals
Brunch, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2328 Strand Ave, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1548
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-621-9595
Description
Chef Rico prepares fresh pasta, bread, mozzarella cheese and stocks daily. Restaurant is located in the oldest bank building in Texas. Also was one of the first insurance buildings in the country. Riondos Ristorante was named "Best New" restaurant in Galveston County 2015. We offer an exceptional wine list and a full bar. We have a private room for Rehearsal Dinners and Business functions.
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