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Romano's Macaroni Grill

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1155 Lake Woodlands Dr, The Woodlands, TX 77380-3226
281-367-3773
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

Lived up to the standard of Macaroni Grill....had the Salmon Grilled, perfection, crusty outside and medium inside. The accompanying Orzo was excellent.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 5, 2015
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Bristol, Rhode Island
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  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

Our service was phenomenal Blake is a sure keeper...very informative attentive...He need a raise!!!! Whenever you visit make sure Blake is your server..... He made our visit awesome....

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

It's the bread. Really. Macaroni Grill's food is some of the best Italian anywhere, but the bread is THE best anywhere. We occasionally try other Italian restaurants that are recommended to us, but we always go back to the MG in The Woodlands. The service is great, the prices are comparable to most & maybe a bit lower than some,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Lived up to the standard of Macaroni Grill....had the Salmon Grilled, perfection, crusty outside and medium inside. The accompanying Orzo was excellent.

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Spring, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I went the end of November with friends and felt as soon as we arrived we were welcomed. Atmosphere is friendly and I love how the wine, quite good, is on the honor system. All of our portions were very fair as three of us took home enough for another meal.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

It amazes me how people fill up the big chain restaurants that serve low quality crap but family owned homemade great quality good priced places hardly get anyone in their establishment. The menu has little choices and on top of their overpriced dishes, they have the nerve to charge additional for side salad. Dinner doesn't even come with salad! .... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

The Macaroni Grill in the Woodlands, Texas starts each meal with a loaf of hot bread from the oven, brushed with olive oil and sprinkled with rosemary. Fantastic with the real butter, instead of dipping olive oil. Even their lunch portions are large enough to split. Try the Chicken Parmigiana, which has two large pounded chicken breasts, pasta, and a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Yes, the menu is determined by the central office, and the other policies too. But they WORK. Good food with an interesting variety, limited wine list so you can concentrate on other things, prompt service and as little waiting for a table as the staff can manage. No, it's not the Ritz-Carlton, but for the price it's just fine.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I generally stay away from Macaroni Grills, but this one was convenient and it was lunchtime. Three of us went for an early lunch of salads and entrees. All told, it was just average. I had the Bibb & Blue salad which was very good. Then the Italian Sausage and Potatoes. It was two sausages roughly split and grilled served... More 

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College Station, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

While Romano's is not at the top of my list of Italian chains to visit, it does rank above Olive Garden. And I suppose I could explore the menu more - I just haven't liked anything I have tried enough to frequent it when there are other options. However, we visited with friends this time, and I don't have any... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Great service and friendyl staff, quick food in case you go for lunch and have one hour because you have to return to your office, prices are very good and clean place including restrooms, great food and maybe the closest to italian around here, great delicious bread and oil with oregano, give it a try and plenty of parking spaces... More 

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Additional Information about Romano's Macaroni Grill

Address: 1155 Lake Woodlands Dr, The Woodlands, TX 77380-3226
Phone Number: 281-367-3773
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  The Woodlands
Average Prices: USD 30
Cuisine: Italian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1155 Lake Woodlands Dr, The Woodlands, TX 77380-3226
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  The Woodlands
  • Phone Number: 281-367-3773

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups

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