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Ruffino's Italian Restaurant

2 Rock Island Rd, Liberal, KS 67901-3765
+1 620-626-6300
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (10 reviews)
“bread” (17 reviews)
“warm rolls” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Rock Island Rd, Liberal, KS 67901-3765
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

regardless of TA ratings restaurants in small town Midwest are always a little suspect. traveling thru Liberal we decided on Italian and were very pleasantly surprised. My wife had chicken alfredo and I the meatball sandwich. Mine was as good as anywhere and unfortunately much...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I regret not getting the tortellini in pink vodka sauce. Always go with your first instinct! I ordered the chicken parm dinner and it wasn't great, but not the worst I've had. Before dinner though they served bread rolls and I got pink vodka sauce...More

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Italian Restaurant is located in the renovated train depot. If you like veal or chicken piccatta (SP) it is the place to be. It all starts with the fresh rolls (get a dipping sauce), an average salad, and then the very tasty meal. They...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Days Inn recommended this Italian restaurant. It was AMAZING!!! Jennifer, our host and server was very informative and kind. We were able to taste test the wine before we ordered it. The food was excellent. Especially recommend the Seafood Ravioli. The Italian sausage appetizer was...More

Thank mbogen72
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

What you would expect in a traditional Italian restaurant. Huge portions...could easily share an entree. Bread exceptionally good. Be aware they charge for the offered dipping sauces. Nice selection of Italian wines. I do wish restaurants would give up on that tasteless shaker so called...More

Thank Patti C
Reviewed 28 August 2017

You cannot go wrong with any of the items at Ruffino's! All the food is yummy - from meat pasta items to vegetarian items. The fresh, warm rolls with oil and vinegar and spices are excellent. The restaurant is also classy - suitable for an...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on the way to visit Dorothy's house. On a scale of 1 to 10 I will give it a 8. Food was very good, but being Italian it lacked something. I think it was garlic. Place was very clean with nice Italian decor....More

Thank cindy c
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We were in Liberal for a weekend of baseball and finally got a chance to go here. We went on a Sunday afternoon and were the only couple there. We were greeted and seated promptly by friendly staff, looked over the menu and then ordered....More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I came in by myself and felt totally comfortable. I loved that they had meals for lighter appetites. The rolls were to die for!

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Stopped here for lunch while travelling through. Not far off the main road. Did not expect to find a good Italian restaurant but this is one. We can after main lunch hour so service was a little disjointed but OK. Food was very good and...More

Thank Jim M
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Kim C
27 May 2016|
Response from RJ B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they advertise gluten free items on their menu, and those are identified as such.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Rock Island Rd, Liberal, KS 67901-3765
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Liberal
  • Phone Number: +1 620-626-6300
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