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Johnny Russo's Italian Kitchen

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1335 W Ramsey St, Banning, CA 92220-4447
951-849-9131
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 86
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Awesome pizza

Great place to dine with family or friends. The food is always excellent and the service is great. They have the best pizza, soup and salad. Always look forward to dining there.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
Terry R
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Banning, California
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Large groups
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121 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Banning, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Great place to dine with family or friends. The food is always excellent and the service is great. They have the best pizza, soup and salad. Always look forward to dining there.

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Palm Springs, CA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

My Girlfriend and I have probably dined here over 3o times in the past. Their lasagna, salad and garlic toast are to die for. Its a nice touch too when Johhny Russo stops by your table to say hello. Their pizza is also very, very good and it makes it a difficult decision on what to order sometimes. :)

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Banning, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We ate at Russo's Italian Restaurant again on Friday evening. My husband loves lamb & lamb chops was on the menu. We love everything about Russo's - the food, the staff, the atmosphere, and, oh, did I mention the food! We love Russo's.

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yucaipa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

As always when we decide to go for Italian we take a trip to Russo's in Banning. Their large menu has everything you could pick from for your dinner. The food is always great & it doesn't matter which item you choose. The food is served quickly & hot & we love the garlic toast roll.

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Beaumont, California
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Good food at a fair price. Great sized portions. Good service. Has a separate area that is great for large parties or special events.

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Beaumont, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We have been going here for 7 years now. Most of the food is very good. Their wine (Burgandy) is the best I have ever had. The only fault I have found was their garlic bread was not very good.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

We went in on a Tuesday night for a family dinner thinking it wouldn't be to crowded. We waited at the front door and no one said anything to us. We were walked by Atleast 10 times before someone came over to sit us. We were sat and it took another 10 minutes to get our drinks. Then we ordered... More 

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Banning, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

When we relocated to the inlsand empire from Denver we were concerned about finding an italian restaurant to come close to our Denver favorites. We tried many and then found Johnny Russo's. What a total daylight- it surpassed all of our best wishes and hoped for expectations.Food and service are "over the top." In addition, John Russo is an unmatched... More 

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yucaipa
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

All of the food selections are delicious. We have tried many dinner selections over the years that we have continued to come to Russo's from where we live in Yucaipa. It's well worth the drive for anyone who wants great Italian food. Many, many selections to choose from for your meal. Quick & friendly service too.

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Banning
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Always great food, and friendly staff. Thank you for helping our family and friend time be so special.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1335 W Ramsey St, Banning, CA 92220-4447
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Banning
  • Phone Number: 951-849-9131

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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