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Johnny Carino's Country Italian

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2600 N I H 35, Round Rock, TX 78681
(512) 238-8288
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Friendly, casual

We stopped in for a quick bite after a long day. A glass of wine, salad, and a pizza. Service was pleasant and attentive. Pizza was GREAT! I am a pizza snob...my Margarita was thin crust, crisp, I have them chop the tomatoes and add extra basil. So good. Great place for lunch or dinner. Love... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
Deborah B
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Round Rock, Texas
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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Georgetown, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Wow this meal could not have been any worse. Actually I guess it could have. The chicken was over cooked. The pasta was not drained properly. The sauce was almost flavorless. The sauce only had a taste of margarine. The bacon tasted like that bacon that comes in a can of pork and beans. My wife could not even finish... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

>I called in an order "to go" for Chicken Marsala. When I got home I was not sure what I got but it was not Chicken Marsala. It was late so I put the order in the refrigerator and used it last night to create Chicken Marsala. My wife said my creation tasted grest.

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Round Rock, Texas
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83 reviews 83 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We stopped in for a quick bite after a long day. A glass of wine, salad, and a pizza. Service was pleasant and attentive. Pizza was GREAT! I am a pizza snob...my Margarita was thin crust, crisp, I have them chop the tomatoes and add extra basil. So good. Great place for lunch or dinner. Love the wine selection for... More 

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Bellmore, New York
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237 reviews 237 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We were referred here by our hotel and it did not live up to our expectations. The somewhat Italian menu seemed to be prepackaged and not at all homemade. Not very tasty Lobster ravioli and overcooked pasta. Had to make a special request for no garlic on the bread and it took forever to get out of the oven. Kids... More 

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Round Rock, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Can't beat the value when you come in on a Monday. Place is busy and the staff is a little slow, but expected. Our waitress did a great job and the food was delicious. Definitely recommend the Chicken Gorgonzola.

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Round Rock, Texas
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126 reviews 126 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I like Carino's because of the Italian atmosphere and their food are pretty generous in terms of portion. My only concern is that, even though we asked about spices, the parmigiana came very spice for us. Great but hot!!!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The food and service was very good, we both ordered entrees but ended up dividing his lunch portion of Tilapia w/ jalapeño cream sauce. It was a very large portion and delicious!!

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Aspen, Colorado
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

While the food was acceptable the attitudes were horrible. I ordered a shot and a beer, and was almost thrown out. Apparently you can only have one thing at a time. I operate a liquor licensed establishment in the same state, and know it is not a State requirement. I like a shot of tequila chased with a small beer.... More 

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Austin, Texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This is a pleasant restaurant that offers alcoholic beverages and decent Italian food, perhaps heavy on the tomato sauce. Don't go if you suffer from acid reflux or care about the comfort of your rear end.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Very friendly and the food is quite good. Also accomodates large family gatherings! As a solo diner, I feel quite comfortable dining here and I'm usually there at least once a month. They have great calamari!

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Additional Information about Johnny Carino's Country Italian

Address: 2600 N I H 35, Round Rock, TX 78681
Phone Number: (512) 238-8288
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Round Rock
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
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2600 N I H 35, Round Rock, TX 78681
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Round Rock
  • Phone Number: (512) 238-8288

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?