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Johnny's Italian Restaurant

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2907 State Rd 590 Ste 1, Clearwater, FL 33759-2505
(727) 797-2940
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 43
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Stop in for some Italian food!

Great Italian food. I've been here so many times and haven't had a chance to review it yet. The bread they serve is AMAZING. I could just eat that for dinner! I also enjoy the clam chowder. The pizza is delicious and the pasta is the same. Wish I lived closer!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Christao623
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Trinity, Florida
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Trinity, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Great Italian food. I've been here so many times and haven't had a chance to review it yet. The bread they serve is AMAZING. I could just eat that for dinner! I also enjoy the clam chowder. The pizza is delicious and the pasta is the same. Wish I lived closer!

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Dunedin, Florida
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174 restaurant reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Lots of standard and inventive Italian meal choices for pastas or meats with pasta. Small but satisfying salad and copious loafs of garlic bread accompany selections. Dessert? Mini Cannoli's a must. Lunch served until 3:30 so take advantage of lower price then and specials. SaVVY STAFF.

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Seminole, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Good food, good service, and nice atmosphere that is Johnny's Italian Restaurant. I recently had lunch there. I was with a party from work about 30 people. We got to the restaurant a little early for lunch 11am. They were expecting us and got seated quickly. Our waitress promptly took our drink orders. Came back with our drinks took our... More 

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clearwater,fl
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60 reviews 60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

There's a certain "I'm Glad I'm Home feeling to this place Everybody enjoys it! The server was friendly but Very Awkward! She spilled my beer on me and the table She was funny when she said Oh...... I'm sorry The Pizza was sloppy and undercooked! It was Ok for a Wednesday night.

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Clearwater, Florida
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84 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

Johnny's has classic Italian dishes in a nice atmosphere. I got the chicken Parmesan and wasn't disappointed. When the pasta that came out on the side didn't come out the way I wanted, it wasn't a big deal but the waiter noticed and apologized, he along with all of the staff was very nice. The bread and olive, like at... More 

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Clearwater, Florida, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

The food is pretty good, and certainly better than the Italian chains. What really sets this place apart is the atmosphere and customer service. The staff usually bends over backwards to accommodate you, although there is often a wait of 10 to 20 minutes for a table. This is because it is popular for good food at a reasonable price.... More 

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Largo, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Last two visits food has gone downhill. Portions small, made to look large by serving large amount of vermicilli pasta. Had Veal Parm. this last visit,very small piece about 6 ounces small amount of cheese and covered with the pasta to appear like it was a large piece. The veal was not tenderized and chewey. Service was poor, salad came... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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179 reviews 179 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Everyone is talking about this place. Huge portions, this is true, but food is mediocre at best. Service is excellent, but they do not take reservations and you have to stand outside waiting for a table. When I have to wait 60 mins. for a table and the food is only ok, I'm not going back. To crowded to get... More 

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Kettering, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

My parents live down the street and love Johnnys. Even if they had to travel to eat here they would. When we travel to Clearwater we always eat at Johnnys a couple times. Great authentic Italian food with a real feel of being in Italy.

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Largo, Florida
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We went here first time for my birthday on the recommendation of a friend. It was delicious. It was a homey atmosphere. I had the classic lasagna and my husband veal Parmesan. They were both delicious. Good portions. We walked away full. They do have lunch menu for about $6.96 a plate.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2907 State Rd 590 Ste 1, Clearwater, FL 33759-2505
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: (727) 797-2940

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?