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Johnny Carino's

3203 S Dogwood Rd, El Centro, CA 92243-9136
+1 760-337-9588
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“bread” (9 reviews)
“lasagna” (8 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3203 S Dogwood Rd, El Centro, CA 92243-9136
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first choice when it came to having a good time, the food and bar service was always on point, plenty of draft beers and even more bottle beers. Their hard liquor drinks are well poured and selection is huge. Daily specials on...More

Thank FellowTraveler807472
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We enjoy eating here Monday nights and Sunday afternoon, service is great and place is clean. Good ambiance for small or large gathering. We like the bread and roasted garlic oil for dipping with a cream soda or a glass of wine. Food is very...More

Thank Ed L
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

This is a chain restaurant. I usually do not frequent them. However, we needed something close to where we were and fast for the child with us. My husband and I shared the Marguerita pizza. It was almost as good as a pizza in Italy!...More

Thank wynterh8r
Reviewed 24 July 2018

It's just ok. The problem is that this area is lacking in decent restaurants and I find sometimes that the food is not as good as they should be able to make it.

Thank lbopserca
Reviewed 22 July 2018

When I go into Carino's I am always greeted promptly and professionally. The staff is always courteous. The food is some what less than one would expect. I do enjoy their Italian Nachos. The ice tea is hit and miss. Some time it is hardly...More

Thank Hanna1955
Reviewed 7 July 2018

I love going on Monday’s for the Familydeals, they’re 50% off, their cesar salad is so good and the bread is the bomb, plus you get a free desert when you order the salad deal with the family deal.

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

On Thursday, May 24, 2018 we went to have a dinner to wish a coworker a safe return home being deployed over seas. We ordered beverages and the waitress turned with half the drinks. She took our orders said she would return. She brought the...More

Thank zoomlenz4u
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We go her for family dinners occasionally. The service is great, fast and the servers always have been polite. The food has always been tasty and good portions. One great thing they serve are Italian sodas. I have mine with cream. The sodas also have...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

I don’t go here to eat as the food is average. On Wednesday’s the beer(every) is $2. So drink up all the IPA’s and special craft brew for that budget price!

Thank lakerman83
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Dinner was OK. the choices were many and the service was fine, meaning we would probably try again..

Thank Ron V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3203 S Dogwood Rd, El Centro, CA 92243-9136
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  El Centro
  • Phone Number: +1 760-337-9588
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