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Johnny's Italian Steakhouse - Middleton

8390 Market St, Middleton, WI 53562-4769
+1 608-831-3705
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8390 Market St, Middleton, WI 53562-4769
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thought I'd try them out since they were within walking distance from my hotel. I sat at the bar and had dinner service. Bartenders were very friendly and made you feel at home. Food was very good. Try the salmon Florentine.

Thank ltritz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and friends went this weekend, but your personal treat us , disrespect and discrimination was obviously they don't want Hispanic people,I hope they learn to treat everyone the same way especially in from of the children .they refuse to gave a table for...More

Thank Zilvia R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to Johnny's numerous times over the past 5 years. Had lunch there last week. Weekdays they have a lunch special which includes beverage for approx $10. I've tried them all; Tuesday and Thursday are my favorites. Have had other lunch items also....More

1  Thank abbyhawaii
Reviewed 5 May 2017

I tried booking a party of 15 through Open Table, and was informed (via pop-up) that I needed to call (called at 10AM for that evening, and they were very pleasant and accommodating),. I called, and easily booked the group. We were given a very...More

Thank MMouseMD
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We have seen this restaurant featured on a local news channel in the mornings and finally tried it last night. Wow. Nice friendly staff, the bar staff knows how to make a great Old Fashioned. Order your dessert first otherwise you won't have room. Don't...More

Thank winfield_11
Anne C, Brand Manager at Johnny's Italian Steakhouse - Middleton, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Dear Winfield_11, We are so happy you gave us a try. We love hearing from our guests whether they are first time guests or loyal fans. Our guests are all very important to us. We hope you will join us again soon. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017

We like this restaurant. Food choices are good, service too. We visit 3-4 times a year. Would recommend it.

Thank Kalvin K
Anne C, Brand Manager at Johnny's Italian Steakhouse - Middleton, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Kalvin, Thank you for being loyal fans of Johnny's and for letting the world know that you are. We love hearing from happy fans and we invite you to join us anytime. See you soon!

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Had a very friendly wait person, Amy. I ordered chicken picatta because I wasn't into having a steak. I was very pleased with the dinner - wished I had ordered it without onions but it was still very good. I had a baked potato that...More

Thank Enjoy2travel
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

So ,it's time for a birthday dinner,where to go ?If you are looking for a place where you can carry on a conversation,this is not it.Hard surfaces,hard chairs and maybe not enough staff.The menu is adequate,and the meals good.But,there are many places in Madison that...More

Thank Redmen58
Anne C, Brand Manager at Johnny's Italian Steakhouse - Middleton, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Dear Redmen - So sorry Johnny's was a bit loud for you. We want to have the music just loud enough to create a vibe. We want to have a bit of energy in the restaurant.

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

The only reason I won't say it's the best dinner spot in the area is because I haven't tried every restaurant. My wife and I went here for a date and it was perfection. The steaks, appetizers (crab cake, salad, bread), desert (tirimasu) and drinks....More

Thank kmuel510
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We had a large group in town for an overnight business trip. Johnny's is in a great location, and being near our lodging made it idael. We were there on a Wednesday night, so it wasn't particularly crowded, but the service was great. Bartender was...More

Thank JclayG
Anne C, brand manager at Johnny's Italian Steakhouse - Middleton, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Dear JclayG - We appreciate that you took the time out of your busy day to review Johnny's Middleton. So glad your group had a great time. Our goal is to have each guest have perfect experience. We hope you will join us again when...More

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Prices of menu items
30 August 2016|
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Response from lakeside333 | Reviewed this property |
Sandwiches (at lunch) were $9-10 and generous in size. Salads are in the same price range. Pasta dishes ranged from $9-22. Four cheese ravioli was $9. A most delicate, light tomato sauce with fresh basil garlic, yellow... More
Children's menu?
11 August 2016|
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Response from Lioness62 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure either. Would give them a jingle and ask. They're very accommodating!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
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: 8390 Market St, Middleton, WI 53562-4769
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Middleton
  • Phone Number: +1 608-831-3705
  • E-mail
Hot Steaks, Hot Music, Hot Italian….Cool Place!Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse is reminiscent of supper clubs of the past known for their great food and good times.Steaks take center stage at Johnny’s whether it is the signature Steak DeBurgo or the ever-popular Drunken Steak. The Italian menu features favorite pasta entrees including Lasagna and tasty and unique creations like Veal Sinatra or the Chanel No. 5 (Marilyn’s favorite!). Enjoy classic martinis, specialty cocktails and an extensive wine list, all of which sets Johnny’s “Stage” for lunch or dinner. With new-fashioned luxuries, old-fashioned service and personal relationships, Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse brings the Rat Pack era to the 21st Century. Join the party that is always in full swing, with new-fashioned luxuries and old-fashioned service and relationships, Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse brings edgy cool of the Rat Pack era into the 21st century.
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