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Gino's Fine Italian Food

1410 S Main St, Salinas, CA 93908-8830
+1 831-422-1814
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1410 S Main St, Salinas, CA 93908-8830
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I continue to return to Gino's, for business lunch, family dinner, and yes, take out too. Best to make a reservation as the word is out, Great food, reasonable prices, attentive staff.

Thank 573gregoryj
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Gino's is just a great, family Italian restaurant. In an age of chains that leverage ethnic vibes for commercial gain, an honest-to-god Italian family restaurant is more than refreshing. From pizza to the Fettuccini Alfredo to the lasagne, everything is authentic and delicioso. And you'll...More

Thank 246victoriag
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had good memories of this restaurant and were so glad to be able to visit again. This time I ordered the shellfish with spaghetti. It arrived, looked lovely. I ate my favorites first - shrimp and clams. Then opened the fist mussel; the shell...More

Thank GJean1565
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Had a reservation for 7pm and the restaurant was already full. We sat on the covered patio area in the back. They put the heater on for us near our table so quite comfortable. We started with the creamy rich artichoke soup which was delicious,...More

Thank CRM13
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My wife and I enjoy Italian food but it seems as though most restaurants that offer the same item also has the same taste as if purchased commercially. Not sure if Gino's does the same and adds different ingredients, but over all very satisfied with...More

Thank snagglefish1113
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I love Gino's! My family and I go there often, you know the food and service is always going to be great.

Thank K755ODjudys
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Our hosts recommended that we have dinner (on a Monday evening) at Gino's and the family restaurant bore out their recommendation. We did not have a reservation but happily a table was available when we arrived. There was a pleasant but not noisy atmosphere in...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Ate here. Had the Caprese salad with avocados. Very good. Daughter has potato soup which she liked. Bread was good. Spaghetti with meat sauce was ok via my daughter. Waitress was very nice:

Thank 1mom2004
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Gino's is a real-deal Italian restaurant. Delicious food, superior service, fine wines, great atmosphere. Treat yourself to some excellent Italian food here!

Thank Michaell333
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Visiting back in town after moving away a few years ago. This was the first restaurant we chose to go back too. Food is always absolutely fantastic. This is a 3rd generation family restaurant with excellent food, service and prices. They have the best Calamari...More

Thank JeffConline
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do they serve lunch and dinner?
8 May 2017|
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Response from Vikinggirl327 | Reviewed this property |
Closed for Lunch on Monday's T-F: 11am-3pm Lunch M-Th: 4:30pm-9pm Dinner F: 4:30pm-10pm Dinner Sat: 4:30pm-10pm Dinner Sun: Closed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1410 S Main St, Salinas, CA 93908-8830
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +1 831-422-1814
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