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Romano's Macaroni Grill

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178 Jennifer Rd, Annapolis, MD 21401-3042
+1 410-573-1717
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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93 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We were not wowed by the restaurant, but it was OK. My meal was pretty good, but service was slow even though they weren't busy. I would probably go back, but I wouldn't go out of my way to do it.

Thank Keli N
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25 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We hadn't been here in a couple years. At first, we were dismayed because our table settings were dirty. We had to return two napkins that were stained and a small plate that was not clean. We also noticed the menus and seats have crayon marks all over them. The gaggle of servers (about 8) chatting around the hostess stand... More 

Thank Ike85
Crisfield, Maryland
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96 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

I was on a business trip and needed dinner. I remember going to Macaroni Grill years ago and enjoying the experience. Not this time. The waiter seemed visibly upset that it was just me at the table. He couldn't wait to take my order and he was very hard to find during the meal. My chicken Marsala was extremely ordinary... More 

Thank Linda R
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

It's been awhile since we visited Romano's Macaroni Grill. The service was slow and it took our food some time to be prepared, however, it was good. There was a noticeable lack of help this night.

Thank Robert H
Denton, Maryland
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We had a reservation. Saturday night. They stuck us in a back corner where the AC barely worked and the booth configuration made it almost impossible to slide into our seats. No server came, and I went to ask for service. It still took a while. Then no water, no bread, no drink order. It took a very long time... More 

Thank Rick B
Arnold, Maryland
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423 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

I used to love Macaroni Grill. It used to be one of my go-to favorite restaurants in the area, but it seems to have really gone downhill. The service was okay, but there's was practically no one in the restaurant, which should have been a red flag. With no one in the restaurant except a few, I found it odd... More 

Thank Kaitlin S
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74 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

I've never had a bad meal here.The menu is not just Italian....there are seafood and steak options along with pizza, of course. The surroundings are nice, the prices are reasonable, and they do have a decent wine list. If you're going soon after July, 2016 I recommend Duckhorn's Decoy Cabernet Sauvignon, vintage 2013. A nice bottle of wine at a... More 

Thank Basilico
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Atmosphere Italian restaurant with bar, good location and parking. Complete with interesting warm cozy atmosphere. Menu is mostly pasta dishes with variations of seafood, meatballs, and very tasty. Our waitress kept us busy with fresh baked bread that we dipped in olive oil and spices while we waited for our meal. Food portions are large, you get more than you... More 

Thank desdimonia
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Food was delicious. Our server Thomas was excellent professional attentive to our needs. And made wonderful suggestion.

Thank Dianne C
Severn, Maryland, United States
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

This is Italian food that is worth your time, money and taste buds! The restaurant has slowly changed over the years from an Italian Restaurant with traditional dishes to Italian dishes that may never have been in Italy, but could have been, maybe. I have never had a bad dish of pasta, or a salad, or a glass of wine... More 

Thank Jack C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Jennifer Rd, Annapolis, MD 21401-3042
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-573-1717

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?