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Johnny Carino's Italian Kitchen

1303 US Highway 127 S, Ste 600, Frankfort, KY 40601-4424
+1 502-223-4401
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (19 reviews)
“bread” (15 reviews)
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1303 US Highway 127 S, Ste 600, Frankfort, KY 40601-4424
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Reviews (116)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was trying to decide between two salads... asked the waitress about the greens involved. She said they were basically the same. So my friend got the salad with chicken, and I got the one with salmon. Hers was spinach, mine romaine. NOT the same....More

Thank leslieb796
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Average pasta. Really can't say anything bad about this restaurant. Just nothing that makes it stand out. Drinks seemed to be ok. I had a chopped salad that was a good size and very tasty. The service was okay. All in all we would go...More

Thank D987
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting from out of town, we tried this on a whim at just about 5 PM. Hostess was grimm. Initial service was very slow. We waited an extremely long time to get a waitress--and this was even after the hostess told the waitress she had...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was good even though we arrived less than an hour before they closed and the Italian nachos were excellent.

Thank cjfwhitis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was ok, not memorable. At first the hostess took us to the bar which was very noisy. When we asked to be seated in another part of the restaurant, she was not happy. Our waitress was ok but apologized twice for not paying...More

Thank rgrant564
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Shrimp primavera was good added some marinari sauce made it just right. All had a good meal. Prices reasonable.

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Everything here is fresh and handmade. Eggplant parmigiano was the best in years. Lasagna was 16 layers and delicious. Probably ranks among the best we've had. Service was very attentive and friendly.

Thank BandB-Lovers_30-yrs
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch. Ordered pizza and lasagna with potato soup. Pizza was very good. Nice crust and toppings. Lasagna was hot and tasty. Nice cheese added to cover and was very good. Everyone enjoyed their meal. Fresh bread at beginning is a nice touch....More

Thank weekendwonder1
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We were greeted and seated immediately. Our server was great. She was friendly and very efficient. She took our drink orders and brought out the warm bread with the oil/ garlic dipping sauce with spices. It was fantastic. We never had to ask for a...More

Thank foxymamaruth
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This place does a very good job of helping your dining experience be all you want it to be. As you are greeted the smell of Italian hits you In the face. Eating in the actual restaurant is my reco. They do not excel in...More

Thank JhibbnJuno
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, 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: 1303 US Highway 127 S, Ste 600, Frankfort, KY 40601-4424
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Frankfort
  • Phone Number: +1 502-223-4401
  • E-mail
From our signature Handmade Lasagna to our famous Spicy Shrimp and Chicken, Carino's offers Italian
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