Cypress “Cipresso” integrates Italian style with southeast Texas flavor

Jun 12, 2013 1008

by Connor Hyde

Located at the corner of Louetta Road and separated by noisy traffic and developing shopping strips, a quaint lunch bistro adapts to the diversity of Houston by offering a blend of home style Italian entrees tangled with southeast Texas spice.

Native Houstonian John Gentempo opened Cipresso Restaurant and Grille, at 11910 Louetta Road, in March with the intent to develop a revolving menu to cater to the different ethnicities within Houston. A warm summer lounge with an extensive wine collection, limited beer selection, and entrees with a smidge of spice, Cipresso looks to calm the business day with gourmet options and heavy desserts.

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