We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Johnny Carino's Italian

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
2333 Sir Barton Way, Lexington, KY 40509-2257
+1 859-264-1049
Website
Today
11:00 - 00:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

157 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 157: English reviews
West Chester, Ohio
Level Contributor
318 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a wonderful meal here. Service was a tad slow, but not a big deal. Clean and LOW lit, so you'll have to use your phone's flashlight - but it adds to the romance...right?! Good food - think a step above Olive Garden.

Helpful?
Thank Porthos7
lexington, United States
Level Contributor
24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I met at Carinos for dinner. The food was excellent. Our wSiter was Steven. He made the night! He was knowledgable, caring and handsome. He bought me the dessert trio and quickly became my best friend. The turtle cheesecake is a must have for me! We ordered food to go because on Monday most family meals are... More 

Helpful?
Thank Valari J
Level Contributor
16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for the first time on a Sunday, as part of my birthday lunch. This place made it a nice first experience into this franchise. I didn't realize how cheap of a deal I would get with their $7.99 lunch deal! Soup or Salad with an entree and you get free bread to dip in oil. My friend and I... More 

Helpful?
Thank kbD9739GF
Wardell, Virginia, United States
Level Contributor
103 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

A good variety of choices on the menu, excellent service and friendly atmosphere that was topped off with delicious appetizers and meals. Thumbs up!!!!

Helpful?
Thank Jackie S
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
79 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Finished an enjoyable dinner, the Steak and Spaghetti Chicken we oitstanding, liked the fresh cooked green beans, peppers and roasted potatoes. Had the Lemon Cake that was a first but it was great. My wife had a small chocolate ice cream. Overall we enjoyed returning to this restaurant again this year while travelling south to warmer temperatures.

Helpful?
Thank D and S B
Winchester, Kentucky
Level Contributor
103 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I can not even remember what I ordered when I went the last time. It wasn't very good. I do love their salads and bread with fresh oil and spices they bring to the table. I have had their pasta in the past and it was very tasty.

Helpful?
Thank TLP1022
Level Contributor
61 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The booths seat 6 which is wonderful and their is a lot of space in this restaurant. The service was wonderful. I had the lobster ravioli and of course mini deserts. The kids loved their children meals (real pizza) and ice cream sundae's. The place was a hit. Right next to the mall so we also got to shop.

Helpful?
Thank Cyndi G
Level Contributor
45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Very pleased with our waitress who was very accommodating and pleasant. Our food was prepared the way we ordered and everyone was pleased with the flavor. We will return again.

Helpful?
Thank Matthew B
East Dundee, Illinois
Level Contributor
48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

My daughter and I stopped for a quick dinner after travelling all day, neither was hungry but needed a little something. She ordered minestrone soup and claims it was the best that she ever had!! We both had pasta, which also was pretty good. Server (Harry) was very friendly and efficient. We initially just wanted soup/salad but didn't see any... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lynn L
London, Canada
Level Contributor
583 reviews
320 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 316 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

$3 bud! Got to love the price. Great service and fast Food was excellent. Had the skillietinie and it was spiced just right! Would come again.

Helpful?
Thank dan459us

Travellers who viewed Johnny Carino's Italian also viewed

 

Been to Johnny Carino's Italian? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2333 Sir Barton Way, Lexington, KY 40509-2257
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-264-1049
Description
From our signature Handmade Lasagna to our famous Spicy Shrimp and Chicken, Carino's offers Italian

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Johnny Carino's Italian and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Johnny Carino's Italian staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?