Our History

Prima Pasta, one of the best Italian Restaurant in Houston TX, was founded in 1989 by Mohamad Akbari. Mohamad who worked for many years as a waiter in other restaurants always had the dream to one day have his own restaurant. He collected receipes through out the years, some from friends and some from top chefs that he met while traveling in Italy. After his trip to Italy Mohamad knew exactly the style of food he wanted to serve in his own restaurant. An Italian restaurant to celebrate the authentic taste of Italy right here in Houston, TX. Today Prima Pasta is one of Houston’s favorite Italian restaurants. Prima Pasta has also been one of the favorites of the doctors and nurses of the medical center. If you haven’t tried us yet, we urge you to come in….you will not be disappointed!

Prima Pasta Italian Restaurant Houston History

Our Philosophy

Prima Pasta Restaurant will always provide you with the best service for all of your Italian meal needs whether it’s dine-in, to go or catering Houston.

Prima Pasta Restaurant’s best Italian recipes, collected through top Italian chefs, friends, and through dining around the best restaurants in Italy assure that you will find the taste of authentic Italian food in Houston. Prima Pasta Restaurant, one of the best Italian Restaurant in Houston TX, is one of Houston’s favorite Italian restaurants and has earned a place in the heart of the doctors and nurses at the Medical Center as well as Italian food lovers in the Houston area!

So if you’re in the mood for fine Italian cuisine, a romantic Italian dinner with your partner, amazing Italian catering service in Houston or if you simply want to try authentic Italian dishes, we encourage you to come in to Prima Pasta Restaurant in our 6811 Kirby Drive location by the Medical Center… you will not be disappointed!