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Romano's Italian Restaurant

2718 B Street, Po Box 2351, Julian, CA 92036
+1 760-765-1003
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“lasagna” (22 reviews)
“salad” (20 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2718 B Street, Po Box 2351, Julian, CA 92036
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Reviewed 3 days ago

All Menu Items Are A Real Treat. In 2008, We Arranged A Wedding Reception Here And All Our Guests Were Thrilled. This Is A Rustic Original Home Turned Into An Outstanding Restaurant. All Ages Welcomed, No Official Dress Code (Beyond The Usual Shirt & Shoes)....More

Thank Rich_N_Deb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in Julian for a break while driving the mountain roads. It's a quaint little town without being touristy. Had dinner at Ramones and it was terrific. It was a friendly, family owned Italian restaurant. We has the Spaghetti and the Chicken Picatta with...More

Thank A2Knitter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At least the last couple of times we have been there they have been a little slow to bring the food.... but that tells me it is not frozen! So it is good news! Lasagna is really good... & the large pizza it is large.....More

Thank Maria B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed lunch with family, salads and meatball sandwiches were excellent! The most exciting part was the side pasta with their marinara sauce. This sauce is the best I've had, period. Our waiter, Ethan, served us in a friendly and professional manner. We'll be back.

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went here for dinner Friday night. Nice ambiance and wonderful dinner. Good service for a medium price.

Thank ljmcnally75
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Romano's is a wonderful Italian restaurant in Julian. I love the ambiance as it's in what feels like an old house. It feels very local, and as far as you could get from a chain restaurant. I don't know if it is or not, but...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Very generous portions that taste great. We sat outside and had the salmon - both were great. Will go back on our next trip through Julian.

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Wanted a nice dinner in a nice place. Walked over and felt welcomed. Waitstaff helpful with menu choices and really enjoyed it. Went back for lunch the next day. Now we are regulars!

Thank JKDY1956
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I love this restaurant. Great atmosphere and great charm. The staff was wonderful and the food was delicious.

Thank fishboy1981
Reviewed 23 July 2017

While walking past Romano's I was captured by the wonderful smells emanating from the place. I thought I wanted a burger for lunch, but it smelled so gooood my husband and I decided to eat there, instead. We were seated quickly, and our waiter greeted...More

Thank Darcy C
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Jenny K
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The corkage fee at Romanos is $12.00 as of today, October 27, 2016.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2718 B Street, Po Box 2351, Julian, CA 92036 (Formerly Romano's Dodge House)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Julian
  • Phone Number: +1 760-765-1003
  • E-mail
Romano's is a cozy and classic Italian and Sicilian restaurant located in historic Julian, California.
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