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Romano's Italian Restaurant

) #3 of 15 Restaurants in Julian €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza
2718 "B" Street, PO BOX 2351, Julian, CA 92036
+1 760-765-1003
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“lasagna” (21 reviews)
“salad” (19 reviews)
“meat sauce” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
€€ - €€€
2718 "B" Street, PO BOX 2351, Julian, CA 92036
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing is the only word. Huge portions, true Italian! Great atmosphere. wonderful, friendly service

Thank Vonnie3
Reviewed 20 May 2017

A popular spot, so make a reservation. Waitress Raquel was delightful. Food excellent and plenty of leftovers came home with us.

Thank sjmilleraz
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

ive been here many times but always years apart because i am not in julian often. The family who owns it always makes sure the quality is consistent. The restaurant is small and cozy but the food is outstanding. the pizzas looked amazing with generous...More

Thank pete c
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I have eaten at this resraurant for years and the food was wonderful. My favorite meal from years ago is Anti-pasta plate with wonderful meats and breads and cheese, as well as the ham and cheese hogi style sandwich.. The food is wonderful and the...More

Thank oopslorrie
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Pretty average Italian restaurant, but at least you have an Italian restaurant to eat at while visiting Julian!

Thank DesertWRX
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Went for a nice drive to Julian and Yelped for food. Saw the reviews and pics and decided to partake. It was a bit if a bumpy entrance on a knee scooter (broken ankle) but I made it in ok. It was rather odd, though,...More

Thank fun2bhad_4
Reviewed 26 April 2017

All food choices were appealing, delicious, and the staff was friendly and accommodating. An added bonus was the ability to meet Jeremy himself!

1  Thank Pam M
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Went through Julian about lunchtime on our way to the desert to see the flowers. We chose Romano's for no real reason other than we really like Italian food. Romano's didn't disappoint. I had lasagna and my wife had pasta and veggies. No complaints. The...More

Thank TJHill
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Enjoyed the meatballs and pasta. Simple fare and pizzas for lunch or dinner. We have eaten here several times and have had their pizzas, meatballs, chicken and other dishes. Always good quality.

Thank vickieemanuel
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We went for a hike near Cuyamaca lake and decided to hit town afterwards, we found this place and had a very enjoyable meal, the quality vs price rate is very good and the ambient very good, just aside from busy main street.

Thank Armando N
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Jenny K
what is your corkage fee?
26 October 2016|
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Response from chiggins | Reviewed this property |
The corkage fee at Romanos is $12.00 as of today, October 27, 2016.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2718 "B" Street, PO BOX 2351, Julian, CA 92036 (Formerly Romano's Dodge House)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Julian
  • Phone Number: +1 760-765-1003
  • E-mail
Romano's is a cozy and classic Italian and Sicilian restaurant located in historic Julian, California.
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