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Carino's Italian-San Marcos

1207 S Interstate 35, San Marcos, TX 78666
+1 512-393-5060
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“alfredo sauce” (2 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
“bow tie” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1207 S Interstate 35, San Marcos, TX 78666
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Am business traveling after a 12 hour work day I️ stopped at this restaurant & placed a curbside order picked up tipped the server. Went to my hotel when I️ sat down for dinner guess what no plastic ware? Should I️ eat with my hands...More

Thank dinip541
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

So we chose Carino's over Olive Garden. I understand it was on a Friday, and we picked in part because they had the shorter wait over Olive Garden and I'm thinking Olive Garden might have been worth the wait. We came in at 7:30pm and...More

Thank Pablo P
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Don't see it on the menu? Just ask for it and they will certainly give it a go. Comfortable, good food, good service.

Thank fm032017
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Not the place it used to be.It took fifteen minutes for the hostess tp show up to seat us. No one in line. Terrible service. Pitiful.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped on our way through San Marcos at this place it was not a name we've heard of place was quiet so we got seated quick ordered drinks from the bar then our meal our server David was very friendly and nice food was great...More

Thank doddsy69
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We lunch eat here frequently and are never disappointed. Pleasant atmosphere, good service and excellent food. Perfect stop for late lunch or early dinner for us.

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We planned for another restaurant around the corner but with 1 1/2-2 hr wait time for seating we took a chance at this place. We were seated right away. The waitress was very nice, but forgot the wine. Come on. Alcohol is big $ for...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This used to be a great place. Haven't been in quite a while and the food and atmosphere has gone way down hill. Will have to head towards Austin now if I want Italian fare.

Thank lowemanc
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

First disappointment was our waiter. He was absentmindedly neglectful. He just didn't seem to get the idea that he should be trying to take care of us. Luckily another waiter was helpful when ours was not. The other disappointment came with the two entrees that...More

Thank octoberhart
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This Johnny Carinos was a huge disappointment compared to others that we've frequented in two other cities. The male host hardly welcomed us, and the Caucasian waitress was abrupt, never smiling, and somewhat rude. She seldom returned to our table. The food was pricier than...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1207 S Interstate 35, San Marcos, TX 78666
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Marcos
  • Phone Number: +1 512-393-5060
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