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Carlo & Johnny

9769 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242-7215
+1 513-936-8600
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
9769 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242-7215
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was outstanding for my daughter's proposal dinner! The restaurant and staff went out of their way to make sure everything was perfect! The food was wonderful. It was a wonderful night!

Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family in-laws recently ate at Carlo & Johnny's for dinner in a private dining room where my future son-in-law proposed to my youngest daughter. The entire wait staff at the restaurant made our evening and our meals the special event that we hoped it...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time eating here, and the ambiance and service did not disappoint. Steak was pretty good, pasta dish (gnocchi) was just ok. The heirloom tomato salad was very good as was the mac n cheese - highly recommend! The restaurant overall was a nice, however...More

Thank ntaulbee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great evening with my fiancé! I did this reservation few week ago... Place is always great! The iced crab legs very tasty... But the best of the house is as usual the steak.... my Bone-in filet mignon was amazing!!! My fiancé had an Anthony Munoz.......More

Thank Marco C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brought my husband here for his birthday and it was a wonderful experience from beginning until end. The service and food are always wonderful as expected. I ordered the halibut and he ordered the filet and they were both delicious. We will be back!

Thank susanrbrewer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The perfect place to celebrate a special occasion. The food is great, and the service is exceptional. Is it pricey?...yes. is it worth it?...definitely. The Steak Collinsworth is my favorite.

Thank 1hotrod1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From entry into the restaurant to our exit, everything was outstanding. Staff members were all polite, positive and informative. The decor was very cool as well. With our daughter's wedding weeks away, we had to combine all of our celebrations into one fantastic meal. The...More

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Many many thanks to Carlo and Johnny for a wonderful evening. Kevin Lehman, the events manager, did a fantastic job. It was so easy to organize with his help. Our guests had a great time, the food was first rate...we got so many compliments about...More

Thank travelinda20
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We were celebrating my birthday (a big one!) and chose to visit Carlo & Johnny. We were warmly welcomed, I was wished a happy birthday, and our waiter Chris was very knowledgeable and accommodating. I couldn't decide which wine to order and he very graciously...More

Thank linnalu
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A year ago, I had promised a nephew to take him to The Precinct for a steak as he is a steak lover, this was going to be strictly Uncle/Nephew time, no other family invited !! :-) Turns out he had a must attend entrepreneur...More

Thank SweetWillie
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28 June 2017|
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Response from CindyLaFreniere | Reviewed this property |
If you're vegan, I'm not sure, but if you are vegetarian there are several delicious salad options and side dishes. They change the menu seasonally, so the entrees vary. Most recently they had a mushroom risotto that is... More
Dutch L
23 February 2017|
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Response from Peggy H | Reviewed this property |
I agree. I don't think they have Happy Hour on a Saturday night.
16 April 2015|
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Response from Suzanne B | Reviewed this property |
No, I do not think they have a children's menu. And there really are no small portion sizes at Carlo & Johnny's . You could always split a filet or other main entrée, but no small bite items.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9769 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242-7215
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-936-8600
Following the Jeff Ruby tradition of fine dining in unique settings is Carlo & Johnny. This beautiful mansion has a storied history as a casino and Mafia hangout, adorned with antiques and unique appointments. As for the menu, it's in keeping with the Jeff Ruby tradition; delicious, innovative, and out-of-this-world. And with 15 steaks, it's Ruby's most comprehensive menu ever. The old Hollywood glamour and delicious cuisine promise a meal and experience to remember.
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