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Carino's Italian-Waxahachie

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988 W Hwy 287 Byp, Waxahachie, TX 75165-5166
+1 972-923-2631
11:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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east tx
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered a bottle of wine.. It came out late without a chiller.. My pasta didn't have shrimp on it like I ordered, but the waitress got that taken care of . You could barely hear the people with you talking,I guess it was from the echoes off everyone else there talking. The food was pretty good. Easy to get... More 

Thank easttexaschick
Harker Heights
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Good restaurant. I ordered the salmon with the spicy sauce and it was delicious...be warned it was almost too spicy.

Thank 215danap
Waxahachie, Texas
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I love the chicken nachos. Not something you would probably say at an Italian restaurant. The bread is always tasty , wish they still had the bottles on the table with the oil and herbs in it. Ever item on the menu that my husband has ordered he has really enjoyed. From chicken parm to the skillet dishes likes them... More 

Thank Sandra M
Waxahachie, Texas
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

No wait to be seated. Was greeted by the server right away. Food was hot and very good. I ordered the Johnny's Skilletini and it was fantastic! I would recommend Carino's and I will be back.

Thank MrGT5oh
Crowley, Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

September 4, 2016 We haven't been to a Carinos in years. They closed the one in Ft worth off of Hulen awhile back. Myself a BIG mistake. This Carinos in Waxahachie was great. Our waitress Amanda was very attentive. I asked for a small sample of the green chili jalapeño Alfredo sauce and the chef made a sample. The fresh... More 

Thank mmZMZm
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106 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Jen is THE best bar none server we've had in a long time!! She MADE the night for us! She was spot on with the service and drinks throughout the evening. And she was funny and happy, energetic and on top of everything!! She regularly serves as a bartender but just happened to pitch in on our visit - we... More 

Thank Amanda L
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the Italian atmosphere and the Italian food. We have been to Italy. The people who work there are fantastic.

Thank Sand2Bob
Peoria, Arizona
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166 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

I went there for a lunch with a colleague last week and was very pleased. The food was very good and authentic, the atmosphere was Italian (Frank Sinatra music playing the background!) The prices were very reasonable. I was pleased and would go again.

Thank JJS1959
Austin, Texas
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185 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We visited Carino's tonight with a party of five. We were seated promptly and served by Jennifer (who was great). We all received our drinks and bread (which was awesome) within minutes of being seated. I had the chicken and sausage skilletini and it was delicious. I have to say I didn't really have high expectations but I was pleasantly... More 

Thank Adam G
Jefferson City, Missouri, United States
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176 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

All the lights were on bright. I like Italian food cause it's romantic. This was 7 PM and the lights were lit like it was lunch time in a diner. The food was average Italian. I ordered the spaghetti and meatballs which was a generous portion, but lacking in taste.

Thank Rick B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 988 W Hwy 287 Byp, Waxahachie, TX 75165-5166
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waxahachie
  • Phone Number: +1 972-923-2631

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