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Johnny Carino's

4410 17th Avenue, Fargo, ND
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Ranked #21 of 265 Restaurants in Fargo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
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English first
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Service was prompt, food was average. I had chicken marsala over spinach. The marsala sauce could have been more flavorful. My sons had pizza, which had a doughy crust and again, average flavor. Would I say it was bad food, no. Would I eat here again? Probably not when I know there's better places to eat/try. Portions were small to... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

No reservation required. We were instantly seated. Waitress was very friendly and visited table often. Extensive menu, reasonable prices, food was superb, service was very quick. Excellent wine selections. Servings were very generous, in fact, we took half our meals as doggie bags! My wife had the lasagna tower & I the seafood Alfredo. Plenty of hot fresh bread, fresh... More

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Fargo, North Dakota
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Fast seating, pleasant waiter, decent menu selection, food was good, service was fast. Bar selection was limited. Servings were generous. Took half mine home and I'm a generous eater. Same for others in our party. Friend tried the pizza, looked great. Other pastas were average. Atmosphere was OK. Not as dark as others have said. Odd location in south Fargo,... More

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Red Lake Falls
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We were trying a new restaurant and were disappointed. The lighting was the first disappointment of the evening. It was so dark we felt we should have had Braille menus. Luckily I had a flashlight to help us to see what the menu was. We did a family portion of their 6 layer lasagna and it lacked the desired Italian... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Best Italian food ever! Have never been to a better place to eat. Prices are very good too. Atmosphere is great. Family friendly and Gluten free options.

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Top Contributor
158 reviews 158 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Very close to our hotel, we chose this place for convenience. The service was first rate, but the food was pretty ordinary. Pasta was and our two chicken entrees were warm enough, but flavoring seemed bland.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

When ever we come to fargo one place we have to go is Johnny Carinos. Great food and great service. I love the open kitchen. Always great food. We will be back.

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Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

I know it's a chain, so my expectations weren't high. But they managed still to not meet them. My ribeye was very tough. The garlic in the olive oil for dipping the bread was burned. The chocolate lava cake was cold. It took forever to get a beer. The waitress more or less ignored us. I could go on and... More

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Sioux City, Iowa
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My aunt and I chose this restaurant because it was close by (we were staying by, and heading to a concert at the Fargodome) and Italian sounded good. We absolutely loved this restaurant! First, the atmosphere and decor was great. However the food and service was phenomenal. I wish I would have taken the name of the server so I... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The Wife and I spent forever looking for a good Italian place to eat and someone finally said here after everyone told us Olive Garden which is also good but we have one in winnipeg and wanted to try something different. Johnny Carino's was really nice, great food, great service and we had a good time.

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Additional Information about Johnny Carino's

Address: 4410 17th Avenue, Fargo, ND
Phone Number: 701-282-2922
Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Fargo
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 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
Cuisine: Italian

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