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Romano's Macaroni Grill

202 E Via Rancho Pkwy, Escondido, CA 92025-8005
+1 760-741-6309
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (8 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
“italian lunch” (2 reviews)
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11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.All hours
$$ - $$$
202 E Via Rancho Pkwy, Escondido, CA 92025-8005
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous Italian lunch with our whole family. My kids are very picky, and all of them were able to find something they really enjoyed. Our waitress was so outgoing, attentive, and fun. We will definitely be back.

Thank Lkymome
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The build your own pasta dish was exactly what we ordered and each got what we wanted in a pasta dish. They were having trouble with their espresso machine so both our espressos were lukewarm. But the server didn't charge us for them. We celebrated...More

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Our classic Italian rigatoni pasta with sausage and meatballs was excellent. A lot better than I use to have it there. We were given bread with olive oil on the table to make our own dipping sauce. We only ordered one plate since my husband...More

Thank TerriPerri
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

My mother always said.."if you can't say something nice, don't say nuthin'! So we went for wine night..all bottles half off on Thurs...good wine..that's all.

Thank Bobert D
Reviewed 14 October 2017

It was a Thursday, and some wine bottles were 1/2 price. We opted to do that, versus getting the house wine (as we usually do). It was happy hour and we ate in the bar, but at a booth. We love the interior of this...More

Thank ranles76
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I think it would have been much more appetizing if I was famished coming here but wasn't into food as much. Bread was Just fine nothing too special. The food was good but again nothing out of the ordinary. The service is good. It wasn't...More

Thank unitedxf
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

The manager was the first person we saw at our table. He brought us our drinks and told us about the restaurant. The server was overloaded with tables. Other servers chipped in and were more relaxed. The bread loaf was great with olive oil. We...More

Thank Derek L
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

A very nice place to celebrate our anniversary! Glad we came! Our meals were delicious. My husband especially enjoyed his shrimp scampi. Our service nicely paced and gracious from our waiter to the manager.

Thank marshell2016
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Friendly greeting when you arrive for seating either at a table or the bar. We opted for the bar. Good open space and not overly crowded. The menu offers many healthy dishes. I chose one of my favorites. "Caprese". I asked for some proscuittto on...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Ya it's a chain place but the overall experience was better than I expected. More upscale atmosphere and nice wide selections of menus choices. If you are looking for a quick bite and light food. Try the happy hour daily 4-7 . Beer , wine...More

Thank Russ V
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13 February 2018|
Response from Bobert D | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry there is not. Too close to traffic. You might try Wooden Spoon in Escondido(farm to table) or also there is the rooftop at Vintana at Lexus Center two exits north.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 E Via Rancho Pkwy, Escondido, CA 92025-8005
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Escondido
  • Phone Number: +1 760-741-6309
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