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Caruso's Italian Restaurant

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3545 Marietta Ave, Lancaster, PA 17601-1161
+1 717-285-3885
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Lykens, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I have been here twice now with my family and you can't beat the portions, the atmosphere or the service. Kari was an awesome server -- and we enjoyed every bit of the yummy food. We had mozzarella sticks, salads, pizza, chicken parm and it was ALL great!

1 Thank Paul A
Rocky Hill, Connecticut
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288 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We came here with a group and mainly ordered pizzas and brought a cooler of beers for the adults and ordered pitchers of soda for the kids. Everyone was happy and not ordering adult drinks really saved us some money. We will eat here again when we visit at the end of September.

Thank RHtravels
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Were local, and this Caruso's is one of our favorite places to eat. Haven't had anything bad here yet. Their pizza is amazing, and the cheesesteaks on the fresh baked bread are the best we've ever had! Don't hesitate to eat here; you won't regret it!!

1 Thank DebHefflefinger
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218 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Stopped in to refuel while at Spooky Nook for a tournament. Pasta before the big day! We were going to carry-out but thought it looked like a nice place to eat in. Great big portions of salad and bread were delivered first. Main courses were eaten and left overs made a whole meal the next day. Portions are BIG! We... More 

1 Thank J G
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2016

My wife is a 4th generation scratch Italian cook. I have a daughter and SIL, both CIA trained chefs. I mention all of this to say that I am used to not just good food but EXCELLENT food. My wife and I don't hesitate to come here often. We love the food. Friendly service. Really large portions of well prepared... More 

2 Thank matthew M
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
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99 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016

The pizza is always great. The awesome pasta dishes are cooked to order the service and staff are great. They make you feel like you are family.

Thank Linda E
Landisville, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2015

We enjoy eating in or take out. Our favorite is the ham and cheese sub, warmed. When you do take out, they will give you a time. Most of the time it is ready when we get there.

Thank Sheryl S
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2015

This is a great local pizza joint. They have yummy subs on pizza rolls. Always tastes fresh. The dining room doesn't seem used often-more takeout, and the staff isn't overly helpful. Better for takeout.

Thank PAtraveler501
Lititz, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Get the small, it's huge! Doesn't usually look like much when driving by, but the people are great, hard working and they have great crusts/breads in all their boli's/pizzas, etc.

Thank DTinPA
Lakeland, Fl
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Best cheese steaks around. Often use the take out service. Food always ready and hot when picked up.

Thank Charlherr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3545 Marietta Ave, Lancaster, PA 17601-1161
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 717-285-3885

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?