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DiBella's Italian Restaurant

1902 31st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7657
+1 409-763-9036
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (8 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
“garlic bread” (4 reviews)
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1902 31st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7657
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Went by tonight, closed down tight. Checked with friends and other local sources, and the word is, closed.

1  Thank danny w
Reviewed 11 October 2017

loved the steaks in the 1990's Visited with a group of friends for steak!Reasonable price, cozy decor

Thank 300rebecca
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This wonderful restaurant has closed. We were very sad. Our favorite, when in Galveston 😥.....best wishes to the family.

Thank RoseyTexas
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This family owned restaurant is where my husband and I had Romantic dinners for 2 when we were dating 20 years ago. Now we come back with family and friends every time we are visiting Galveston. Before dinner they serve you antipasto and garlic bread....More

Thank Stinalr
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We saw this delightful neighbourhood looking restaurant close to our house. So, after a long day at the beach with thought what would be better than some good home cooked Italian and get our carbs on. As soon as we walked in we were given...More

3  Thank Moonietx
Reviewed 19 March 2017

When we travel we like to find "local" places to eat rather than the usual chains or highly touristy restaurants. We felt like we found a winner with this place. This is a small cozy place with a charming ambiance, good food and friendly service....More

Thank KLS1118
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Food was so good, The lady that waited on us was so nice. We told them that the Consiere at Hotel Galvez recommended their restaurant. We highly recommend it as well.

Thank MonicaD050157
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Small, owner greets you at the door. Cozy old world booths with tons of family photos on walls, great ambience. Delicious, flavorful & tender marinated rib-eye, your choice of pasta topped with rich succulent red sauce, salad with home-made Italian dressing approx. $25.00. Includes bread...More

2  Thank AustinTXMomma
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I'm an east coast boy and this is some of the best Italian food I have ever had. I've been going to DiBella's for 15 years. Portions are huge. Service is friendly and have been there for years. Charley DiBella treats everybody like old friends....More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Haven't been here in several years-SO many good restaurants on the island BUT you must make stop here!! Owner/servers are so friendly...place is so quaint and romantic. Great atmosphere!! The meat lasagna is the best ever- get both the red and cream sauce! My mom...More

Thank liz_tridelta
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15 July 2016|
Response from Tom N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a lunch menu. It mainly consists of half portions of the regular menu with a Italian salad for $10. Their portions are large so the lunch menu works out great.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1902 31st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7657
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-763-9036
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