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Johnny Carino's Italian

2333 Sir Barton Way, Lexington, KY 40509-2257
+1 859-264-1049
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“bread” (19 reviews)
“lasagna” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2333 Sir Barton Way, Lexington, KY 40509-2257
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have eaten two or three times at Johnny Carino's in Sevierville, Tennessee. On our 45th wedding anniversary, we decided to eat at the location on Sir Barton Way in Lexington, Kentucky. This was our first time at this location, but we...More

Thank Bernie P
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Stopped in w/friend for a drink on a Saturday night. Busy place but attentive service and good prices. Nice way to end a great evening.

Thank idaly7
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Had a wonderful meal here. Service was a tad slow, but not a big deal. Clean and LOW lit, so you'll have to use your phone's flashlight - but it adds to the romance...right?! Good food - think a step above Olive Garden.

Thank Porthos7
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

My friends and I met at Carinos for dinner. The food was excellent. Our wSiter was Steven. He made the night! He was knowledgable, caring and handsome. He bought me the dessert trio and quickly became my best friend. The turtle cheesecake is a must...More

Thank Valari J
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Went for the first time on a Sunday, as part of my birthday lunch. This place made it a nice first experience into this franchise. I didn't realize how cheap of a deal I would get with their $7.99 lunch deal! Soup or Salad with...More

Thank kbD9739GF
Reviewed 22 March 2017

A good variety of choices on the menu, excellent service and friendly atmosphere that was topped off with delicious appetizers and meals. Thumbs up!!!!

Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Finished an enjoyable dinner, the Steak and Spaghetti Chicken we oitstanding, liked the fresh cooked green beans, peppers and roasted potatoes. Had the Lemon Cake that was a first but it was great. My wife had a small chocolate ice cream. Overall we enjoyed returning...More

Thank D and S B
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I can not even remember what I ordered when I went the last time. It wasn't very good. I do love their salads and bread with fresh oil and spices they bring to the table. I have had their pasta in the past and it...More

Thank TLP1022
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The booths seat 6 which is wonderful and their is a lot of space in this restaurant. The service was wonderful. I had the lobster ravioli and of course mini deserts. The kids loved their children meals (real pizza) and ice cream sundae's. The place...More

Thank Cyndi G
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Very pleased with our waitress who was very accommodating and pleasant. Our food was prepared the way we ordered and everyone was pleased with the flavor. We will return again.

Thank Matthew B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2333 Sir Barton Way, Lexington, KY 40509-2257
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-264-1049
  • E-mail
From our signature Handmade Lasagna to our famous Spicy Shrimp and Chicken, Carino's offers Italian
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