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Cenare

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404 University Dr E, Ste X, College Station, TX 77840-1743
+1 979-696-7311
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Today
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Philadelphia, Tennessee
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Out with old friends - good food, relaxed atmosphere, a great place to visit and enjoy a meal. The food is always good, you are never rushed through dinner.

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Thank MF S
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Food was average at best but the worse part was our waitress! Poster child for bad customer service. Acted like it was a hassle to wait on us. Will never go back!

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Thank Kathy K
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I had the gnocchi. The gnocchi was not homemade. It was the same that you can buy in the grocery store. The dish comes with a basal cream sauce. It was more like soup. The gnocchi was swimming in it.

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Thank Vanessa W
College Station, Texas
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

All you have to do is visit, I'm sure you will become a regular. Great variety of dishes, all with truly great flavors. When was the last time an owner came by your table and asked your opinion? Be ready, they actually listen to your feedback! Just a great experience in Italian food.

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Thank Flores A
Texas
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1,209 reviews
791 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,676 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

In an attempt to avoid trick-or-treaters on Halloween evening, my wife and I decided to go out for dinner. Since my wife had not been to Cenare in College Station in quite some time, we gave it a try. The service was friendly and attentive, the ambiance was nice with Sinatra music playing on the sound system, and the food... More 

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Thank CJTravelerTexas
College Station, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

It is best place in College Station with Italian kitchen. Very good atmosphere, very good location, perfect for family diner!

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Thank Daria P
Houston, Texas
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This was my first visit to Cenare, but I was with someone who had eaten there many years ago. It was a walk down memory lane for him. We were seated immediately, had a very friendly and courteous waitress and a very short wait for our food. All-in-all, I was quite satisfied. The Salmon with pasta was mild, but tasty.... More 

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Thank jirene2015
Bryan, Texas
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89 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

My wife and I wanted a quiet dinner with no crowds or noisey atmosphere. Cenare's Italiian restaurant is such a place. The food is always great, the owner usually greets you at the door, and the wait staff is always friendly and attentive.

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Thank Ronald R
Victoria, TX
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139 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Nicely done Italian food at reasonable prices with pleasant staff. Worth a visit if in College Station.

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Thank DonaldBreech
San Antonio, Texas
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Return to cenare after about 25 years. We wanted to take our kids to a nice place we went to in college. The calamari appetizer was clearly from a vendor's bag and not cooked appropriately. The chicken I had was overcooked and soaked in a lukewarm cream sauce. No one was blown away by the food at all. It was... More 

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Thank vodkaman3

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 University Dr E, Ste X, College Station, TX 77840-1743
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  College Station
  • Phone Number: +1 979-696-7311

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?