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Star Pizza 2

€€ - €€€Pizza, Italian
77 Harvard St, Houston, TX 77007-5918
+1 713-869-1241
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Pizza, Italian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
77 Harvard St, Houston, TX 77007-5918
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Reviewed 22 March 2016

Fresh ingredients, Best Pizza in Houston! Deep Dish non greasy pizza with fresh veggies. The taste can't be beat. It's Pizza Heaven. Remember to allow 30 minutes for the cooking of deep dish pizza. Please put one in Katy or Sugar Land! I can only...More

Thank 3ofakine
Reviewed 19 February 2016

We have been eating Star Pizza for more than the last ten years. It is simply the best pizza in Houston. Very crowded on Friday nights but they do have carry out (which is what we do on Fridays when they are have a long...More

Thank nphou
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Always love Star Pizza. Arrived too late for the buffet. Ordering off the menu there were loads of great pizza options. Service was friendly and unobtrusive. Superb late lunch.

Thank Runningma
Reviewed 9 November 2015

I will drive from energy corridor to get this pizza. Simply the best around town. I wish that they would open another location in the energy corridor or Katy area as I am sure it would be very profitable!

Thank David S
Reviewed 6 August 2015

They have a good buffet for lunch which is why I end up here sometimes. It's close to work and easy to get to. The food is above average and reasonably priced.

Thank Macanudo
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Today we ordered a pizza for delivery as we have done for many years. Unfortunately, it is becoming a common occurrence that the delivery time is over one hour. The person taking the order should have been honest enough to say that the pizza was...More

1  Thank CEA A
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Pizza was pretty much very good for as far as Texas pizza goes. Definitely beats the chain pizza joints . Service was good selection was minimal salad bar was except able

Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Star pizza is my go to pizza joint since its close to the heights. This is the only pizza that doesn't hurt my tummy. The cheese is perfect & not too gooey & I love that they use fresh ingredients and make everything from scratch....More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 18 January 2015

Ordered a cheese-sausage-mushroom-onion deep dish for delivery. Pizza arrived early, which is great, but it was nearly ice-cold and soggy in the middle. Very bland taste...added salt, pepper and dried garlic for a boost but still bland. We've eaten plenty of pizzas from Star, not...More

1  Thank ChzHeadTX
Reviewed 6 December 2014

Stopped in this pizza place with several family members. Friendly and attentive staff. Good prices and fairly good menu selection. Food was good and served hot.

Thank sirbigguy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Harvard St, Houston, TX 77007-5918
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-869-1241
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Description
In the summer of 1976, Henry "Hank" Zwirek and his buddy, Ed, both native Chicagoans, grew tired of living in the windy city and relocated to Houston. Hank realized the burgeoning city lacked high quality pizza and delivery service (which was a norm in Chicago). In the summer of 1976, Henry "Hank" Zwirek and his buddy, Ed, both native Chicagoans, grew tired of living in the windy city and relocated to Houston. Hank realized the burgeoning city lacked high quality pizza and delivery service (which was a norm in Chicago). Acting on Hank's instincts, the two purchased a quaint two-story house on Norfolk and in October of 1976, a Star (pizza) was born.Business continued to thrive and Hank was eager to expand. In the summer of 1988 a second Star was born, affectionately named Star 2. The offspring of the original was located at 140 S. Heights Blvd. in the building that's now home to Chatter's.The original Star is still located in the house on Norfolk, and continues to offer the same homely atmosphere as it did in 1976. To this day the Zwirek family owns and operates both locations and thanks their loyal Star Pizzanites for their support throughout the years.
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