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Romano's Italian Restaurant

2718 B Street, Po Box 2351, Julian, CA 92036
+1 760-765-1003
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“lasagna” (20 reviews)
“salad” (30 reviews)
“salami” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
2718 B Street, Po Box 2351, Julian, CA 92036
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Portions are huge you won't be leaving hungry. Nice athmosphere and tasty chicken parmesan. Didn't have room for the dessert so no comments about that.

Thank Tebessa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here after a long day of driving on the recommendation of our host in Julian. The restaurant is extremely charming and cozy, set up in a former home. We started with the mussels, which were deliciously garlicky and buttery. We each had salads...More

Thank kristindavis1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good Italian food. Great service. Very family friendly. Seemed to have a lot of take out business.

Thank anjie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice staff but the food is not good. I had the shrimp scampi, good amount of shrimp but over cooked, obviously frozen and sauce very average. My husband had the white clam sauce and nothing good there, the clams may have been on the...More

Thank LaChykita
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a private party there for New Year's. They had a set menu which gave us a excellent choice of dishes. There was plenty of food you actually could split a meal. Excellent food definitely a place to visit while in Julian.

Thank ddg5670
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Great service, cute and cosy restaurant. The food was unfortunately poison and sent us all to the restroom. As an Italian visiting the US I wasn’t expecting my grandma’s lasagna recipe with handmade pasta but neither a wedding size portion of super cheesy blob that...More

Thank polpettone81
Reviewed 17 November 2017

old fashion red checkered table cloth kind of place it was so nice to see something like this enormous portions reasonable prices nice atmosphere friendly service......what can i say definitely recommend this family friendly place

Thank the-duos
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Great food, good prices and good service most of the time except when the town is over run with too many tourists

Thank clifford_thebigred
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We had a wonderful dinner at this restaurant. The menu has many Italian dish choices, but a surprise with all the other great entrees. I had the Chicken Picata and my husband the Chicken Parmagan, both delicious. Stared with salads that were like a meal...More

Thank CalifSue
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Nice little local Italian restaurant. Better get there early before 5 pm. Great Food and service. I had the salmon, it was perfectly made and good flavor combination. The garlic bread was good.

Thank dan a
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Jenny K
27 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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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
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Romano's is a cozy and classic Italian and Sicilian restaurant located in historic Julian, California.
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