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Johnny Carino's Italian Kitchen

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1101 W Mcgalliard Rd, Muncie, IN 47303-1770
+1 765-284-3196
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Farmland, Indiana
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89 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed the wood oven fired pizza. The wedge salad was crisp, fresh and plentiful. We sat in the center section and the next time we go back I would request that we don't sit in that section. It is too loud for a group as you catch the noise from other guests and the kitchen. Makes it difficult to... More 

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Indiana
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100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I often meet friends here for lunch. Food quality is consistently excellent. I love the soups and salads as well as many of the entrees. Have never been disappointed with the food or service. Prices are reasonable.

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Thank hoosierhiker
muncie
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Much better than generic Olive Garden. I like the atmosphere, the menu, the bar, and the wait staff!

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Thank tena r
Indiana
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Not what we expected. Food was ok. Service not ad good. Very noisy. A cup of coffee will set you back 2.49 hmm. A chain and they charge that much for coffee?

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Thank mr.jimcat
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner. The food was wonderful and the price was very reasonable. The mozzarella sticks were amazing!!

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Thank TinaH45
Fishers, Indiana
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Great service and food, Even though the BSU game was finishing. Especially enjoyed the 'angel hair with artichokes and shrimp'. Plan to return soon and often.

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Thank johnrH3920FW
Muncie
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I first ate at Johnny Carinos in Brownsville, Texas. It was wonderful! Nachos dripping with cheese, great pasta dishes and the best bread ever. I was so excited when Carinos came to Muncie but it's not really as good as the one in Texas which I visited twice. The nachos are the disappointment. The homemade chips are good but after... More 

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Thank Carolyn052
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222 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We've not dined at this restaurant, for a couple years, but my wife picked it for her 60th birthday celebration. We had a party of 11, including 3 small children. They don't accept reservations, but do have call ahead seating. Thankfully, we were promptly greeted, then seated, upon our arrival. Our server, Cassandra, was friendly and attentive. We noticed a... More 

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Thank KarlWSchm
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This had been our second time to dine here. We came to town to pick up our student from BSU and stopped in to grab some dinner before heading out of town. The food was beyond good. It was nice to see some unique and different meals offered - items other than the traditional Italian offerings of lasagna, spaghetti and... More 

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Lowell, Michigan
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55 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Very disappointed with the food. We each had something different and we're all disappointed in our meals. The waitress was super friendly but for a very slow Friday night was not very attentive. When we were waiting for our check, she was talking with another staff member for at lease 10 min. Never came back after the first check of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 W Mcgalliard Rd, Muncie, IN 47303-1770
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Muncie
  • Phone Number: +1 765-284-3196

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