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Romano's Macaroni Grill

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) #453 of 1,981 Restaurants in Charlotte $$ - $$$ Italian
8620 Research Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-8534
+1 704-595-9696
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“bread” (11 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
8620 Research Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-8534
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21 - 30 of 100 reviews

Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Pollo Caprese was delicious, as were the appetizers Spicy Ricotta Meatballs and Goat Cheese Peppadew Peppers. The chicken was grilled to perfection, not a bit dry. My waiter, Jordan, was knowledgeable about the menu and extremely attentive during my visit. Overall, I really enjoyed my...More

Thank Pam M
Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

I don't know where to start on this review! Walked into an empty restaurant at 5. Took 15 minutes to be waited on. My guest and I both ordered off $9 in 9 minutes or it's free menu. Our food came out in 11 minutes...More

Thank Candice H
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Close to several of the local hotels. A nice clean restaurant with friendly service. Decent Italian food. Nice portions. Easy parking.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed May 18, 2016

The restaurant staff was very friendly and helpful. The food was good and the service was excellent.

Thank 432terry
Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

He should be proud. JJ provided some over the top service tonight. The menu had changed since our last visit but the meal could not have been better or bigger. And JJ was great no matter how many times I switched from sweet tea to...More

Thank Timothy C
Reviewed May 12, 2016

On a recent Sunday afternoon around 4 pm, with the place not all that busy, we were barely acknowledged at the hostess station, then after being seated, completely ignored for ten minutes before leaving. We wrote a complaint to their corporate office via the e-form...More

Thank PPShelby
Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

This used to be one of my very favorite places. I always ordered the Shrimp Portofino w/extra pine nuts and it was always consistent in the way it was made & always delicious. But the last several times I've been, the food has been far...More

Thank Kim28124
Reviewed March 26, 2016

We're seniors so not big eaters so found portions on the large side. I even opted for 2 appetizers and even that was too much. Good food none the less but it would nice if they had a lighter fare menu for us oldies. We...More

Thank WeeLuv2Travel2
Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

We had tickets for the theater and decided to go out for our Valentine's day dinner just before the show. We choose Macaroni Grill, having visited there more than a decade ago. I'm not sure why we waited so long to return except for the...More

Thank NCJim397
Reviewed February 10, 2016

When my wife told the server the dish was salty, the kitchen manager took it upon himself to come up from the back in grubby clothes with a bowl of it, pull a chair up to her and my son's table, and proceed to eat...More

Thank LJ642014
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you guys have a separate party room for birthdays?
October 27, 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Charmain D | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice a separate area but they do cater events so they may have one. You should probably give them a call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8620 Research Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-8534
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-595-9696
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