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Caruso's Italian Restaurant

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2933 Willow Street Pike N, Willow Street, PA 17584-9035
+1 717-464-6464
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

When we go out for lunch or dinner we usually go here. They make the best chicken parm subs. The only thing Is I wish they had a bigger parking lot. They do have a nice drive through.

Thank trotter98
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best Italian, pizza, sub place in Willow Street. Much nicer place since they moved across the street. Italian dinners are very good

Thank melaniesZ4310LF
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Willow Street's local answer to the Olive Garden Chain Franchises. Less expensive and the food is just as good. No waiting and no hassle. Menu may be more limited, but the offer, they do well. Nice place that gets you away from the route 30 outlet frenzy.

Thank Mike K
Lancaster PA
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43 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Although Caruso's has been a mainstay in Willow Street for several decades, their new restaurant is a far cry from the basic take out eatery for cheese steaks and pizza. The dining area was well planned and inviting and the service is excellent. The manager, who has also been there for twenty + years, is as friendly and pleasant as... More 

Thank Vic P
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

This apparently is a chain but each restaurant is locally owned and operated. The restaurant was spotless and had an attractive modern decor. We were seated right away and a waiter got our drinks immediately. They have an extensive menu but the real surprise was the specials. Our waiter was very thorough in describing them and which types of pasta... More 

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

This is a great place to grab a bite to eat. We got there at 4pm on a Thursday and it was not too busy. We had a great server, Chuck, and he was outstanding. I suggest you ask for him if you dine here. Food was great, we got the 2 specials of the day, the lasagna and chicken... More 

Thank edpeck
Bronx, New York
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1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Good and reasonably priced food. The wait staff was EXCELLENT! We will return again the next time we're in the area,

Thank pagingbetty1
Lancaster, PA
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82 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

PROS Very good food (lasagna was great). Friendly, knowledgeable staff, and clean facilities. CONS Booths are too close together and parking is limited.

Thank ArtMusic
Monroe, Michigan
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Caruso's fries, lasagna, spaghetti, manicotti, and special cheesesteak were fantastic! The entire wait staff are the best are the best around and do a wonderful job.

Thank Paul D
Lancaster, PA
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150 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

This was our first visit to Caruso's in Willow Street although we are fairly frequent visitors to others Caruso's sites. The décor of this restaurant is warm and modern. Our table had hundreds of copper pennies displayed in rows and sealed in place with clear acrylic. Very clever and nice! The service was sub-par as we dealt with multiple servers,... More 

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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
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$16
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
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: 2933 Willow Street Pike N, Willow Street, PA 17584-9035
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Willow Street
  • Phone Number: +1 717-464-6464

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