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Johnny Russo's Italian Kitchen

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1335 W Ramsey St, Banning, CA 92220-4447
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Cherry Valley, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great food! We have been eating since they opened! We bring many of friends and family here. It is the best Italian food around!

Thank painterlady2
Palm Springs, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our way home from a convention it was late evening and we were Hungary and decided on Italian. So we googled to find one with 4-5 star rating in the town of Banning. We were NOT disappointed. The food was great. The linguini with clam sauce was divine as was the Fettuccine Alfredo. The salad was great & the... More 

Thank desertladydi
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite the crowded conditions, service was quick and courteous. The food was served promptly. Has the special eggplant Florentine, it was great.

Thank Stephen P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in here because it was crowded, and anyplace in a small town that is crowded must be serving good food. We had to wait about 20 minutes on a Saturday evening, for a place to sit, and then wait a little while for service, but the bottom line is that the wait was worth it. The food, pastas,... More 

Thank mrliterature
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Russo's Italian Kitchen is a quaint Italian decorated restaurant that has a menu that take on a lot of Italian receipes as well as some American! We especially like the Calzones, made our way, they're out of this world. The salads with the home made red vinegarette is to die for. Spend some time there and you will be hooked!!... More 

Thank Becky G
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Great food and always great customer service, located off of 8th ans ramsey street in Banning CA! Highly recommend this restaurant! We will be back soon! ;)

Thank Ashley W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

We always get delicious Italian Food at Russo's. It doesn't matter what entree we order, sometimes pizza, lasagna, spaghetti, anti-pasta salad. Everything is DELICIOUS.

Thank pam f
Palm Desert, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

I have had several great meals at Russo's, but I would really like to talk about my last experience. A friend of mine had told me how great the lamb was there and not to miss it the next time they featured it. Well I missed it, but was going to be in Banning a few days later. I called... More 

Thank PapaBig2016
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

If you want great Italian food Russo's is the place to Go. The Clams in white sauce topped on linguine is Awesome!!

Thank Rosemary M
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

The pot roast is to die for!!!! Our server was busy but service remained outstanding. The yeast rolls are served warm and wonderful!

Thank Jeannette H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1335 W Ramsey St, Banning, CA 92220-4447
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Banning
  • Phone Number: 951-849-9131

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