We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Macaroni Joes

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1619 S. Kentucky, Amarillo, TX 79102, Amarillo, TX 79102 (I-40 and Georgia (NW corner))
+1 806-358-8990
Website
Today
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

185 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 181: English reviews
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Unlikely name for a lovely space with great food. We chose to eat in the bar area, although the restaurant decor is especially nice. The service was excellent, as were our meals.

Helpful?
Thank Pattikin
Amarillo, Texas
Level Contributor
25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last evening we had the pleasure of going to Macaroni Joe's to celebrate my birthday. Natasha was our server and she was attentive and very sweet. I had the sea bass and it was a substantial portion and cooked to perfection! My husband had the bone in pork chop and again it was quite nicely done to his specification. ,We... More 

Helpful?
Thank Concetta W
Amarillo
Level Contributor
4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love eating here but must have caught them on a bad night. It was very cold outside and the food was cold inside, 3 out of 4 plates were cold the odd one was smoking hot.

Helpful?
Thank Mark K
kevinAmarillo, Owner at Macaroni Joes, responded to this review

Mark, thanks for taking the time to give us a review, I wish we could have taken care of this at the time you were in. sure would have been easy to fix. I cant tell you what happened, no reason for cold food no matter the outside temp, would like to make it right and send you a gift... More 

Borger, Texas
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I have eaten at Mac Joes several times. We've never been disappointed. The food is beautifully presented. The service is friendly, helpful and prompt. The wine selection is awesome. We get Mob Queso every time because there are no better Italian nachos ANYWHERE! The Chilean Seabass is as good or better than OceanAir's at the Dallas Westin.... More 

Helpful?
Thank karirhoton
San Antonio, Texas, Usa
Level Contributor
24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We come to this restaurant every night that we are in Amarillo. It's been this way once a year for four nights, every year for the past 10 years.. The food is consistently been fantastic, the wine selection you can't find better for four hundred miles in any direction. The service is exceptional. Some of our favorites are the mob... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jennifer F
Texas
Level Contributor
1,338 reviews
711 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 476 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We love Italy, mostly Tuscany having lived there a number of years. We go back every other year just for the food, people and atmosphere. Therefore we love Macaroni Joes, service, food and again romantic atmosphere. On this visit we got there early and ordered the Prime Rib Special with a loaded Baked Potato (not Italian I know) and it... More 

Helpful?
Thank CDM49
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Always like the food here! Waiters are nice and its a great fine dining experience. We love Wednesday wine discounts and filet mignon at lunch.

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Clifton, Texas
Level Contributor
67 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I took my wife here for a romantic dinner, having never been there before, and I will go back many, many times again. The ambiance is that of a Tuscan setting, quiet, romantic, unobtrusive servers, great menu, fantastic wine list. For an appetizer we had crab stuffed shrimp which was superb! As an entree, I had the Chilean sea bass,... More 

Helpful?
Thank WilliamR626
Amarillo, Texas, United States
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We celebrated my mother's 100th birthday party here and they treated her like a queen. Every employee she came in contact with wished her a happy birthday. The waiter was incredible and handled our special needs as well as our other dining needs. The chef wrote "Happy 100th Birthday" around the edge of her desert plate in red icing. They... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ginny S
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

My wife, who has celiac disease, & I ate here twice on trips to/from Albuquerque. All 4 seafood dishes were excellent - Salmon on Cedar Pank, Seafood Cioppino, Halibut & Seabass - and deserves 4 stars. Unfortunately the sides were sorely disappointing. The mashed potatoes were much too salty, & the asparagus was slightly overcooked. The worst was that the... More 

Helpful?
Thank CARET47

Travellers who viewed Macaroni Joes also viewed

 

Been to Macaroni Joes? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1619 S. Kentucky, Amarillo, TX 79102, Amarillo, TX 79102
    (I-40 and Georgia (NW corner))
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
  • Phone Number: +1 806-358-8990
Description
Macaroni Joe's is a locally owned and operated establishment and has been serving its customers since 1999. Come enjoy the finest dining that Amarillo has to offer. We specialize in world fusion with an emphasis on Italian Steaks and Seafood. We have a Wine Spectator award wining wine list, with over 400 selections from around the world. We are proud to offer the most well rounded wine program in all of West Texas. We are the only restaurant in the region to provide a House Sommelier to assist you with your wine selection. We are Amarillo's Premier Dining Destination.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Macaroni Joes and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Lubbock, Texas
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Macaroni Joes staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?