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Map & Directions 1848 Airline Drive
Houston, TX 77009
  • Eclectic, International, Italian
  • Sun - Mon: 11am-9pm Tue - Sat: 11am-10pm
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • BYOB
  • Not Accepted
  • Lot available


Houston Press' Description

Bellissimo is the casual Heights-area trattoria with a tinge of taqueria, thanks to chef/owner Javier Machuca. After more than two decades spent cooking in Italian kitchens, Machuca now runs this family-friendly Italian-Mexican fusion restaurant to great acclaim. The restaurant outgrew its first space in less than a year, a fact attested to by the crowds that still flock to the larger location every night. Try the Pasta alla Bellissimo that's filled with grilled chicken, black beans, jalapeños and diced tomatoes over jalapeño-flavored fettucine or Machuca's twist on lasagna with a chile gray-like marinara sauce that's simply amazing.

Member Reviews

  • houomapapa-mail wrote a review for Bellissimo
    on 08/05/13

    We have eaten at this restaurant when it was at its old location on N. Main many times. Now they have moved east onto Airline, in a less-desireable area. The chef, an exceptional cook, prepares the food with expertise. The tables have linen table cloths. We can only say good things about the food. We like the make your own pasta. IF the owner would have spent more $ and moved... More >>

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