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Carino's

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3551 E Fairview Ave, Meridian, ID 83642-5816
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good24%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (5 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3551 E Fairview Ave, Meridian, ID 83642-5816
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Reviewed April 7, 2017

We came to this restaurant after the first walk-through of our new home in Meridian. Obviously a family place but the amount of kids acting out was tolerable. The food was first rate and the server was very attentive but not obtrusive. Being a chef...More

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Tasty, good service, well priced. We came I from a cold blustery walk and asked if they had a fireplace to get warm. We were going Bly joking, but sure enough, they put us by the fireplace although we were the only ones in that...More

Thank Elizabeth71815
Reviewed March 23, 2017

Heard the food is really good. Planned a very large group, about 40 people. Naturally, we made reservations well in advance, explained the number was usually pretty firm, then confirmed our confirmation list several hours before our reservation and again about 1 hour before. 34...More

Thank alexa1
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

This place used to be my favorite. Now it is just okay. I think that the recipes are stale and the regular prices (without a coupon) are about $13. per entree, which is a lot! For people for dinner, with only two having soda and...More

Thank Kirstenfin
Reviewed September 17, 2016

I've eaten at this chain in 3 different states. The food is always good - the olive oil with garlic to dip your fresh bread in is great! At this location I've eaten in the bar area and the main seating area. Twice in the...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Positives: Stuffed Mushroom appetizer was excellent. Unlike other Americanized "Italian" places, the mushrooms here were tasty, well-filled and could be found on the plate without tweezers & a microscope (a common profit-booster). Plenty of cheese, garlic & other filling, and mushrooms were cooked properly. If...More

Thank WhereDoIGoNow
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

This used to be a nice place and while food is good the level of service has declined. Ordered drinks and didn't even get waters until after salads and main meal headed out. No top off and never checked to see if everything was okay....More

Thank Rob A
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful gluten free menu many pastas and sauces great salads and even chocolate gluten free cake we liked this place so much we ate there twice yesterday when we were there for lunch my bill was so cheap I asked the waiter why he said...More

Thank Jamie R
Reviewed June 1, 2016

Was surprised at the amount of food we received. Great food and service and very busy. We ended up taking a box of food home.

Thank Raymond Y
Reviewed May 3, 2016

One of the better Italian restaurants in the mountain west area. The dishes are authentic, prices reasonable, great atmosphere, and awesome service.

Thank roger5253
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3551 E Fairview Ave, Meridian, ID 83642-5816
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Meridian
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