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Johnny Carino's

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Gulf Road, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Kuwait, Al Kuwayt, Kuwait
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243 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

This place is good to have breakfast or lunch or dinner with friends & families. The place is good in terms of food quality, ambience & service. However, I found this place little bit costly. Those, who are fond of Italian food, can try this restaurant. There are few options for vegetarians.

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Thank Prasanna1965
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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101 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

we went to Johnny Carino after son's grade 6 graduation. Son had the italian burger, which was outstanding, while dad (me) had the lasagna as usual, which is always super fantastic. BEST lasagna in the world. not kidding. youngest daughter had the pizza while mommy had the chicken parm panino.

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Thank Andre L
Folsom, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

I ordered soup and chicken Marsala. When the soup arrived, no bread had been served. The waitress said it would be 2 minutes. The entrée arrived, still no bread... The chicken was really old and hard. The sauce was watery. The pasta was plain and tasteless. Either no salt in the boiling water, or just poor quality. Definitely not a... More 

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Thank Juancege
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39 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Amazing location, Amazing staff, food are great, services is outstanding, wonderful view, outstanding decoration its been ten years and almost every month i go there and every time its better and better.

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Thank Nadir A
Emirate of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

Since it was opened, been and still a loyal customer for JC, the service, the food, the atmosphere, the music, the gatherings, the friends and family I ve seen there and finally the memories I carry with me, where ever I go Made and still will make my experience a lovely one .. Thank You for keeping it classy although... More 

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Thank Ranafly
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

We as a family are big fans of Johnny Carinos and italian food. Their food is tasty and big in quantity and we love their soup and salads. But i was disappointed from their iftar buffet today. Don't get me wrong the food tastes good but the variety was very poor and not in the same quality of their regular... More 

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Thank ranieh K
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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211 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

We have been to carinos after a decade. The place is really good. The staff was very helpful and accommodating. The restaurant was quite busy. Atmosphere was quite chaotic with lots of young kids loudly chatting adding to the Italian feel. We had a family platter with chicken and shrimp combo. The salad, soup and bread was on house. The... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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764 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 392 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2016

location in gulf street,the restaurant has a beautiful location close to the sea.it have good sea view for some tables. the food is Italian fastfood. also it is clean,nice staff best dish Hand-Breaded Calamari,Mozzarella with Marinara,Italian Nachos,Orginal Burger Bad dish Pizza all thick & not tasty Philly Cheese steak

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Thank TaherAlbaghliJulian
Salmiyah, Kuwait
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

If italian food...Johny carinos Tasty..clean...good value of money Helpful and friendly staff Refilling salad or soup make it even better

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Salmiyah, Kuwait
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102 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2015

The restaurant has a beautiful location with a partial sea view for some tables. the food is freshly prepared and the menu contains enough variety of dishes although some of them are not available. The restaurant hasn't changed for at least the last five years. The food quality is good but not excellent, they have to improve the meat quality... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12 - $30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gulf Road, Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Location: Middle East  >  Kuwait  >  Kuwait City

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