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Johnny Carino’s

€€ - €€€American, Italian,
3401 Dale Rd, Bldg C, Modesto, CA 95356-0505
+1 209-578-9432
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible18%
5 Aug 2018
“Disappointingly Average”
19 Jul 2018
“Not happy ”
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American, Italian, Bar, Pizza, Pub
€€ - €€€
3401 Dale Rd, Bldg C, Modesto, CA 95356-0505
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Haven’t been here in years, until last night. I had much fonder memories of this place than my most recent experience was able to support. Service: we were not “WOW!ed” by the wait staff. They were working a Saturday night because they had to. Food:...More

Thank SledMan
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

I ordered a dozen bone in wings with Cajun Seasoning and half of them were seasoned. The wings are very over cooked and so dry. I order boneless wing yesterday and those were even over cooked and hard. The waitress asked me if things were...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I have some old work but buddies from over 35 years ago. We got together at Johnny Carino‘s, which worked out great. Our server Emily, was on top of everything for over 18 people. My water glass was kept full. We appreciated the fact that...More

Thank travelwhere
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We visited Johnny Carino's twice this month & both times we were treated like VIP's. Our server was Melinda on both visits & she was very pleasant & helpful. The place was crowded, but we were seated promptly & our drink orders & menus very...More

Thank 270travelers
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Loved this place, nice selection on the menu, staff very friendly and accommodating. Quite a busy restaurant but there is a room off to the side for somewhere quieter. Excellent range of craft beers on tap and bottled. Good parking facilities.

Thank calieire
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Met a few coworkers here for happy hour. They have a good beer selection but that's about it. The food is alright and the service wasn't very good. They also were very busy but they kept messing up our orders and the wait took a...More

Thank hungryhipp0s4
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Got jonnys tri tip and it was bad. Worst tri tip sandwich I have ever had. Also I got the nachos and it was basically a salad a nachos in one, didn't like it. The fries were horrible, worst frys I have every had. It...More

1  Thank Cristian P
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Really enjoyed this place. The pasta and salad were wonderful. Best food I've had so far on my trip to California. The portions were HUGE. The "family platter for 2-3" fed 5! Would very much like to return!

Thank Shilo T
Reviewed 23 July 2016

My husband and myself went here after going shopping at the mall. Greeted and was seated with no issues. Waitress came over placed our order which also included an appetizer ... After 20 minutes I had commented to my husband that it was a long...More

1  Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The appetizers and main dish were great. I ordered mozzarella sticks and calamaris for appetizers. For main dish a pasta.

Thank Andri I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Italian, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3401 Dale Rd, Bldg C, Modesto, CA 95356-0505
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Modesto
  • Phone Number: +1 209-578-9432
Johnny Carino's is at heart, Italian. But we're also uniquely American. Simply put, we are "Americano Italiano." Introducing Johnny's Italian American Tavern to our friends in Modesto, CA. We are your neighborhood authentic Italian restaurant coupled with a unique tavern concept that serves over 50 beers on tap and a wide variety of your favorite Italian and American dishes. Johnny's Tavern is the modern day Italian-American pub where food and beer lovers unite. With great enthusiasm for what's trending in the beer industry and over 100 beers to offer, Johnny's Tavern does not disappoint the beer fanatics. We carefully choose our beers to match your taste buds. Blondes, brunettes, reds, imports, domestics, local craft brews-we've got them all. And just as the kitchen is the heart of a home, Johnny's Tavern is a gathering place to relax, catch up with friends and watch a game or two. Our specially crafted playlist of classic and new rock music, large flat screen TVs and open exhibition kitchen create an ambiance where everyone is in the mood for a good time. A wide selection of your favorite beers, classic drinks, traditional and innovative American and Italian foods including a variety of handcrafted wood-fired pizzas are all a part of making this place Johnny's Tavern. So if you love beer, American & Italian food and sports, go no further than Johnny's Tavern. Drink up, chow down & live the "Americano Italiano" experience.
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