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Breakfast and lunch have been great so far!

I've been to Salento twice so far - for breakfast and for lunch. Both times the food was excellent... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
New York City, New York
Nice pastries, solid wifi, meh coffee

The interior is likeable and the dessert/pastry selection is nice. The location is typical, busy... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2016
Nashville, TN
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Jun 18, 2017
“What a mess!”
Aug 25, 2016
“Breakfast and lunch have been great so far!”
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Came here Friday night. Walked in, A/C not working (it's 93 degrees outside), but we stay, as I'd prefer to be warm rather than they typical frigid temps that many Houston restaurants tend to favor. We quickly ordered salads and our entree.My guest ordered a...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2016

I've been to Salento twice so far - for breakfast and for lunch. Both times the food was excellent, prices were very reasonable, and the atmosphere was pleasant. I look forward to going back in the evening and checking out their wine list.

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This place caught our eye. The food was excellent and prices were very reasonable. From wine selection to dinner to dessert, superb. Recommend trying, will not disappoint!

Thank Julie A
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Great place love their espresso drinks and very nice setting, the food i ordered was great other than the eggs which were just a bit undercooked but it wasn't a problem. I also had the fruit parfait which was great! Deff would go back!

Thank Tanya F
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

The interior is likeable and the dessert/pastry selection is nice. The location is typical, busy, hard to park West University. But I came to get a little work done over a coffee and dessert. Got lucky on the parking. Wifi was good. The almond croissant...More

Thank giorgitd
Reviewed 10 June 2016

As a neighborhood local, I visit Salento regularly. However, last night was a first for me. Salento hosted a Spanish and Italian wine tasting; 5 wines for $5. If you purchased a bottle of any of the featured wines, the $5 charge would be applied...More

Thank olara40
Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a light brunch consisting of hummus and bread, egg croissant served with fresh fruit! We had champagne and some glasses of wine as well! Small seating area!!! great service!!

Thank glennjam
Reviewed 3 January 2016

More than coffee. Great atmosphere. Always delicious light fare. You cannot go wrong for food wine and coffee.

Thank drjbob
Reviewed 24 December 2015

We ate lunch at Salento on our anniversary on a friend's recommendation It has an informal, intimate atmosphere. We had salmon tacos that were delicious. In fact, it was hard to choose an item because all looked delicious. For dessert we had the savory flourless...More

Thank GigiHouston
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Everything on the menu is of above-average quality. I am satisfied with their wide wine selection, tasty menu items, and espresso drinks are on par with your average cafe (although there are better coffeeshops in the area). The main problem with this establishment is that...More

Thank chloetula
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