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Vespaio

  • 1610 S. Congress Ave. Map It
  • South Congress District
  • Italian

Published 05/04/2017

Fodor's Review

This buzzing Italian bistro consistently attracts hordes of South Congress Avenue’s heavy foot traffic. Patrons crowd the narrow, warmly-lit bar while waiting for a table in the small, tawny-hued dining room. Noshing on the gratis white-bean puree with basil-infused olive oil makes perusing the menu of delicate handmade pastas, thin wood-fired pizzas, and robust Northern Italian-inspired entrées an even greater treat. Chef specials change daily, including soul-warming risottos of the day—the last bowl we tried included braised veal and black truffle oil. Smoky, prosciutto-wrapped prawns never disappoint, nor does the savory veal scallopine wrapped with sage, prosciutto, and wilted spinach.

Restaurant Information

Address:

1610 S. Congress Ave., Austin, Texas, 78704, USA

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Phone:

512-441–6100

Restaurant Details:

  • No lunch

Published 05/04/2017

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