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107 W Lufkin Ave, Lufkin, TX 75904-2962
+1 936-639-8400
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was amazing. We got two or three appetizers and a meal and desert and it was all amazing! It is a little pricy though but it is excellent quality!

Thank chelseam4
Sugar Land, Texas
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51 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

On an overnight stay in Lufkin, we followed a recommendation to have dinner at Manhattan. After the initial surprise at finding so elegant a restaurant in the basement of the Perry Building, we proceeded to experience a warm welcome and impeccable surroundings for a quiet dining experience. The 'swing style' background music was perfect for us, and we enjoyed excellent... More 

Thank itravel13
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

For a Italian restaurant I had to try the Kobe beef hamburger. It was awesome and also good atmosphere too. I will come back for the Italian food next time. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Joeysit
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Food was well prepared, service was timely and well paced. The wine selection was good. A great overall experience. Very nice surprise in lufkin tx

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Lufkin, Texas
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

A quiet restaurant in the basement of an old historic business building in downtown Lufkin. Inclusive of a bar it is arranged with tables and a private room, I believe. The food is very good, the prices are moderate (I've always been a guest of someone so I've never looked at prices), and the owner is very friendly and makes... More 

Thank 1donnapipes
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Great menu, super good service, and the food and drink is always nice. Interesting location in the old Perry Building employees cafeteria below street level. Eat there 4 or 5 times each year. Any special occasion dining, that's the place to go.

Thank G. Wayne H
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Went to Manhattan last night. Best filet mignon I have had in a LONG time. I think my entree was filet Oscar. Bacon wrapped asparagus wonderful. I like my steak well done and few can cook a filet well as perfectly as it was prepared. My date had steak Diane which was a filet as well. Exceptional service. Plan to... More 

Thank conniea818
Center, Texas
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband were looking for a romantic place to go for our 30 anniversary and I found this place on Yelp, it's downtown which I wasn't to familiar with but when I found out it's in a basement I was interested to say the least. As you can image it is rather dark but that only sets the... More 

Thank ShondaClifton
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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61 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful pasta dinners. We each had a different dish and everyone enjoyed them immensely. We started with stuffed mushrooms and finished with tiramisu. Wine list had good choices and reasonable prices.

Thank Julia H
Lufkin, Texas
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148 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Visited the other night with a group. The salads were fresh and good, the service was good; however, the kitchen screwed up the sides on every order. They tried to make it right by providing extra sides on the table which really helped.

Thank Dwayne H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, American, International
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 W Lufkin Ave, Lufkin, TX 75904-2962
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lufkin
  • Phone Number: +1 936-639-8400

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