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Ruffino's Italian Restaurant

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2 Rock Island Rd, Liberal, KS 67901-3765
+1 620-626-6300
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Amarillo, Texas
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice, clean, sharp looking Italian restaurant. If you think you have to go to Italy for some great Italian, look no further than Ruffino's.

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Shakopee
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4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Should have ordered anything but the shrimp scampi......terrible and it was expensive besides! Our waiter was really BAD, and could not remember what we ordered, never brought us our drinks until we already ate our rolls and salad! He forgot part of our order and had to be reminded several times before they were brought to the table. I wish... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

In looking for a non-fast food lunch, we happened on to this restaurant in an historic train depot. Large varied menu but we didnt expect much as we all have eaten at top rated Italian restaurants in the country. To say we were blown away by the food, service and atmosphere is an understatement! Fresh yeasty homeade warm rolls were... More 

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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Ate there several times it is always been awesome. If you're on a mid-level budget their pizza is competitively priced and the best you will eat in liberal

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Abilene, Kansas
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104 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The restaurant is located in the original hotel adjacent to the old Rock Island depot. Depot is now a city property. Good food, good service, in an interesting setting. I had an interesting veal marsala, reduction was great

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Morrison, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

After a long hard days working, stopped at Ruffino's, atmosphere was relaxing. Lasagna was great, bread hot and very good. Wait staff friendly, helpful and efficient. Will definitely be back next trip.

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Lubbock, Texas
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I have eaten here several times. The place has great ambience being in the old Rock Island train depot. Very nice prices for lunch

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This is a nice little place we stopped at for lunch. Service was pretty good, food came out fairly quick. Restaurant was clean, pizza was good, could have been cooked a little longer but not bad.

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Tucson, Arizona
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239 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Did not expect to find an Italian Place with this much taste and quality in Liberal. Their food was excellent, my wife had eggplant and I had Marsala - both were prepared perfectly. Overall good menu with the important Italian options and good drink selections. Had a relatively new waiter ut he provided great service. Definitely worth a stop, I... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

My husband greatly enjoyed his veal Diavolo--very spicy. My less spicy chicken and tubular pasta dish with sun-dried tomatoes was very good. Portions were enormous. Huge fluffy white rolls were delicious. The waiter did not warn us that there was an extra charge for dipping sauces which were tasty but an unexpected charge. If you're looking for Italian in Liberal,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Rock Island Rd, Liberal, KS 67901-3765
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Liberal
  • Phone Number: +1 620-626-6300

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