Carmelo's Ristorante

5.0 out of 5 stars
  •    Italian
  • Vegan & Vegetarian menu
    11:00am to 10:30pm
  • Gluten Free Menu
    11:00am to 10:30pm
  • Lunch Menu
    11:00am to 2:30pm
  • Dinner Menu
    5:00pm to 10:30pm

Popular Dishes

Torre Di Pisa
A tantalizing tower of tomatoes, avocado, onions, artichokes, caper vinaigrette dressing
$8.00
Parmigiana Di Melanzane
Eggplant parmigiana, served spaghetti with tomato sauce
$20.00
Pizza Siciliana
Tomatoes, buffala mozzarella, parmigiano, basil
$16.00

Antipasti / Starters

Pizza Siciliana
Prepared with tomato sauce, fresh tomatoes, basil and mozzarella
$16.00
Formaggio Incrostato
Almond crusted brie, served with fig marmellata, honey roasted garlic and sun dried tomatoes
$14.00
Vegetarian Trio
Combination of bruschetta with eggplant, gnocchi with pesto sauce and fried mushrooms
$14.00

Soups & Salads

Torre Di Pisa
A tantalizing tower of tomatoes, avocado, onions, artichokes, caper vinaigrette dressing
$8.00
Zuppa Saporita
Our tasty vegetable soup
$8.00
Stracciatella and Spinach
$8.00

Entrées

Parmigiana Di Melanzane
Eggplant parmigiana, served spaghetti with tomato sauce
$20.00
Pasta Semplice
Rigatoni, arugula, roasted garlic, scallions, orvieto secco, EVO
$18.00
Homemade Ravioli
Filled with mushroom ragu in a light pesto sauce
$22.00
Portobello Mushroom
Topped with wild mushroom risotto, fresh bufala mozzarella and broccoli rapini
$20.00
Potato Gnocchi Al Pomodoro
Potato gnocchi with tomato sauce
$20.00

Desserts

Selezione Di Pasticceria
Pastry cart selection
$8.00
Sorbetto
Combination of mango and raspberry
$8.00
Tutti Frutti
Combination of fresh berries
$9.00

Desserts | Cooked Tableside

Bananas Foster
Bananas & vanilla ice cream dessert, minimum two people
$28.00
Crêpes Suzette
The most famous french dessert, minimum two people
$28.00

Popular Dishes

Torre Di Pisa
A tantalizing tower of tomatoes, avocado, onions, artichokes, caper vinaigrette dressing
$8.00
Parmigiana Di Melanzane
Eggplant parmigiana, served spaghetti with tomato sauce
$20.00
Pizza Siciliana
Tomatoes, buffala mozzarella, parmigiano, basil
$16.00

Antipasti / Starters

Avocado Filled with Seafood
Parmigiano reggiano, fennel and organic tomatoes
$16.00
Almond Coated Shrimp
Remoulade sauce, mixed greens with balsamic
$14.00
Antipasto
Prosciutto, salame, mortadella, artichokes hearts and caponata
$12.00

Salads

Pomodori Caprese
Classic caprese with organic tomatoes, imported buffala mozzarella and basil oil
$10.00
Liana
Mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumber. Dressed with balsamic and extra virgin olive oil
$8.00

Soups

Minestrone
$8.00
Stracciatella & Spinach
$8.00

Entrées

Pizza Siciliana
Tomatoes, buffala mozzarella, parmigiano, basil
$16.00
Corn Pasta
Served with zucchini, roasted garlic, broccoli, summer squash and leeks
$22.00
Cheese Ravioli
With spinach, sweet peas and parmigiano reggiano, c. s
$22.00
Gnocchi Al Pomodoro
Fresh sautéed tomatoes and basil
$20.00
Portobello Mushroom
Topped with wild mushroom risotto, fresh bufala mozzarella and broccoli rapini
$20.00
Quinoa Pasta with Veal Ragu
$24.00

Desserts

Creme Brulee
$7.00
Caramel Custard
$7.00
Sorbet Combination
Combination of mango and raspberry
$8.00
Fresh Berries
$9.00

Popular Dishes

Torre Di Pisa
A tantalizing tower of tomatoes, avocado, onions, artichokes, caper vinaigrette dressing
$8.00
Parmigiana Di Melanzane
Eggplant parmigiana, served spaghetti with tomato sauce
$20.00
Pizza Siciliana
Tomatoes, buffala mozzarella, parmigiano, basil
$16.00

Soups, Salads & Antipasti

Tomato & Avocado
Topped with jumbo lump crabmeat, chopped mango and cucumber
$24.00
Caesar Salad
$8.00
Almond Crusted Flounder
Mixed greens, pear d’anjou, sweet potatoes and parsnips
$24.00
Seafood Gumbo
Carmelo's version of a Louisiana classic
$10.00

Entrées | Pasta & Risotti

Risotto Al Pesto Con Gamberi
Risotto with pesto and shrimp
$22.00
Lasagna
Layered with meat and béchamel sauce, and mozzarella cheese
$16.00
Chickpea Ravioli
Filled with ricotta, spinach and roasted eggplant
$16.00

Entrées | Meat

Pollo Liana
Grilled chicken breast topped with wild mushroom trifolati, served with fettuccine alfredo
$16.00
Beef Tenderloin Tips
Over sweet peas and rigatoni gratinati
$26.00
Salsiccia Italiana
Homemade Italian sausage tossed in garlic, olive oil and pancetta, topped with bell peppers and to...
$16.00

Entrées | Seafood & Veggie

Salmon
Marinated with pear and cucumber salad
$24.00
Gluten-free Focaccia
Topped with smoked salmon, onion, capers, olives and arugula
$16.00
Crispy Chilean Sea Bass
Served with rigatoni, sundried tomatoes and basil sauce
$26.00

Dessert

Selezione Di Pasticceria
Pastry cart selection
$7.00
Caramelized Fig Roulade
With haagen dazs vanilla ice cream
$7.00
Banana Bread
With fresh papaya
$7.00
Italian Homemade Bread Pudding
Served with galliano cream
$6.00
Tiramisu with Fresh Berries
$8.00
Hazelnut Crème Brulee
$8.00
Sorbet
$8.00
Spumone
$8.00
Ice Cream
$8.00
Bananas Foster
$8.00
Crepes Suzette
$8.00
Gelato Affogato
$8.00
Fresh Berries
$8.00

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Antipasti / Starters

Pizza Siciliana
Prepared with tomato sauce, fresh tomatoes, basil and mozzarella
$16.00
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Carpaccio Di Filetto
Thinly sliced beef, arugula, shaved parmigiano-reggiano, truffle oil and grilled ciabatta
$16.00
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Antipasto Della Casa
Prosciutto crudo di parma, salame, mortadella, artichoke hearts and caponata
$12.00
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Trio Italiano
Combination of zittata, almond coated shrimp and arancini
$9.75
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Burrata Tricolore
Burrata with tomato ragu, kale pesto and garlic bread
$14.00
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Lumache Mauro
Escargot baked in garlic butter, served with garlic bread
$12.00
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Tuna Tartare
Sushi grade tuna with shallots, fresh herbs and toasted ciabatta
$20.00
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Cozze
Mediterranean mussels, simmered in garlic white wine broth, and garlic bread
$16.00
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Soups

Vellutata All'aragosta
Lobster bisque
$12.00
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Seafood Gumbo
Carmelo's version of a louisiana classic
$12.00
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Minestrone
Served with ditalini pasta
$8.00
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Salads

Torre Di Pisa
A tantalizing tower of tomatoes, avocado, onions, artichokes, caper vinaigrette dressing
$8.00
Unavailable
Caprese
Classic caprese with organic tomatoes, imported bufala mozzarella and basil oil
$10.00
Unavailable
Liana
Mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumber, avocado. Dressed with balsamic, extra virgin olive oil
$8.00
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Cesare
Classic Caesar with local grown cucumbers
$8.00
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Tara
Fresh torn iceberg lettuce, apples, strawberries, pears, gorgonzola and honey spiced pecans with c...
$8.00
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Carmelo's Signature Salad
Organic spinach, super lump crab meat, shrimp, mushrooms, tomatoes, artichokes, roasted walnuts an...
$26.00
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Pasta & Primi Piatti

Penne Spinaci E Speck
Penne pasta with spinach and speck
$18.00
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Spaghetti Carmelo
Carmelo's favorite spaghetti, with spicy veal ragu
$18.00
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La Lasagna
Prepared with meat and béchamel sauce
$20.00
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Fettuccine Mare Luisa
Crab meat, clams and shrimp in garlic, cream and a hint of orvieto secco
$26.00
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Parmigiana Di Melanzane
Breaded eggplant topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella, served with spaghetti
$20.00
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Capellini Alla Crema Di Tartufo
Angel hair, light black truffle cream, parmigiano reggiano
$28.00
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Secondi | Signature Dishes

Ossobuco
The glorious italian staple of fork-tender, marrow filled veal shank served over wild mushroom arb...
$36.00
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Bistecca Diana
Steak diane – filet mignon sautéed lightly in garlic butter, mushrooms, diced tomatoes, onions and...
$40.00
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Beef Stroganoff
Cubed filet mignon sautéed with garlic butter, mushrooms, onions and cream. Served over a bed of r...
$40.00
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Rigatoni Con Pollo
Pasta with grilled chicken, mushooms, and dry sherry cream sauce
$22.00
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Red Snapper Mango
Over arborio risotto pancake, served with fresh mango
$32.00
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Meat Courses

Veal Marsala
Tender scaloppine, lightly sautéed with sweet florio marsala, topped with mushrooms and accompanie...
$24.00
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Petto D'anatra Arrosto
Roasted breast of duck, served with figs, chambord, crocchetta di zucchine, and roast potatoes
$32.00
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Pollo Carmelo
Lightly breaded chicken, sauteed and topped with mushrooms, black olives and garlic herbs, served...
$22.00
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Organic Wagyu Filet of Beef
Sautéed and served with black truffles, capellini pasta and asparagus
$54.00
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Arrosto Misto
Mixed grill of colorado lamb chop, housemade italian sausage, filet of beef, and two almond-coated...
$44.00
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Costolette d'Agnello
Grilled double colorado lamb chops, with mint lamb reduction and potato gateau
$38.00
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Medaglione Di Manzo - 8 Oz
Grilled filet of beef, topped with garlic and cubed tomatoes or béarnaise sauce, served with roast...
$32.00
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Pollo Parmigiana
Breaded chicken breast, topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella, served with spaghetti al dente e...
$18.00
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Seafood Courses

Gamberi Ripieni
Shrimp filled over crab meat, over seafood arborio risotto
$28.00
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Salmone Alla Griglia
Grilled alaskan wild king salmon served over pesto risotto and eggplant
$32.00
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Seabass Arrosto
Roasted chilean seabass with medley of poached winter vegetables and chickpea pancake
$32.00
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Sogliola
Sautéed dover sole served with roast potatoes and seasonal vegetables
$49.00
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Side Orders

Roasted Brussel Sprouts
$5.00
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Fettuccine Alfredo
$6.00
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Fried Cauliflower
$5.00
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Spinaci
Fresh spinach with garlic
$8.00
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Capellini Genovese
Angel hair pasta with ham, peas, cream and parmigiano
$7.00
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Garlic Bread
Five slices of garlic bread, baked crispy
$5.00
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Asparagi
Fresh asparagus with garlic and basil
$8.00
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Desserts

Selezione Di Pasticceria
Selection from the pastry cart
$8.00
Unavailable
Bananas Foster
Bananas and vanilla ice cream dessert, minimum two people
$28.00
Unavailable
Crêpes Suzette
The most famous french dessert, minimum two people
$28.00
Unavailable
Tutti Frutti
Combination of fresh berries
$9.00
Unavailable
Italian Bread Pudding with Galliano Cream
$8.00
Unavailable
Tiramisu with Fresh Berries
$8.00
Unavailable
Hazelnut Crème Brulee
$8.00
Unavailable
Sorbet
$8.00
Unavailable
Spumone
$8.00
Unavailable
Ice Cream
$8.00
Unavailable
Gelato Affogato
$8.00
Unavailable
Fresh Berries
$8.00
Unavailable

About Carmelo's Ristorante

(281) 531-0696 • 14795 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77079

We offer the extraordinary Italian food we are known for plus a wide selection of traditional meat, seafood, and pasta dishes, as well as creating modern versions with vegetarian and vegan, and gluten-free options.