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Gino's Restaurant

4542 Bennington Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-3109
+1 225-927-7156
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“arancini” (11 reviews)
“veal” (15 reviews)
“bread” (33 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4542 Bennington Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-3109
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Gino's has been serving great Italian consistently for years. My last visit was not a disappointment. The Arancini was great and one of the best offerings. Anything with red sauce will be pleasing. The chicken parmesan was great. Service was good and the prices attractive....More

Thank RNewOrleans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time at this restaurant, and we were favorably impressed. My eggplant parmigiana was terrific, and my wife said her chicken shish kabob was good too. I was a bit disappointed that a dinner salad and bread doesn't come with the entrees....More

Thank BigJoBR
Reviewed 7 August 2018

What a great Italian restaurant in that corner of Baton Rouge. The food is outstanding as is the service and friendliness of the owners and servers.The place was always packed every time we went, or try to go for dinner so make sure you have...More

Thank Dan_Explorateur
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The ambience is good the food is also ok nothing special, it was fresh and with a good taste. somewhat boring

Thank John A
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Have been to Gino's multiple times with my wife and each time has been fantastic. Our high points would be as follows: • Everything I've eaten has been great. Veal parmesan is really good. Wife always gets chicken marsala which is great also. • Atmosphere...More

Thank Gingineer32
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Dinner with a large group is rarely spectacular but the folks at Gino’s did an outstanding job with our group of 17. The wine-the appetizers-the entrees-the service-the private room...all fantastic! If you want Italian in Baton Rouge go to Gino’s! Call for reservations though because...More

Thank Randy H
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I've been to Italia twice. I can honestly say that this is the best Italian restaurant in Baton Rouge. When you eat the food here, it's as if you're really in Italia, because the food is very authentic. I've eaten here since the early 90's,...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

In town visiting my daughter at LSU and after reading great reviews, we went to Gino’s. Very unimpressive exterior but old charm inside. Restaurant was absolutely packed and we were very lucky to be seated with no reservation. We enjoyed the Chianti and Moscato d’Asti...More

Thank Sunrize12
Reviewed 7 March 2018

A local barber (Sicilian descent) recommended Gino's to me. He said the gravy was as good or better than his mothers. I went and had a wonderful meal. Italian Salad with their olive mixture and then Eggplant Parmigiana. The eggplant were served in a long...More

Thank 1NCfoodie
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Gino's has been in Baton Rouge for probably 40 years. Mama Marino devel;oped the recipes and was in the kitchen every day. She has won more culinary honors than you can shake a stick at. If you are in Baton Rouge and enjoy authentic Italian...More

Thank Buddy A
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20 March 2017|
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Response from BigMerk | Reviewed this property |
It's not "Cheap Eats" but I found the prices reasonable for the quality of food. The service and general ambience is good too.
Karen R
3 March 2017|
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Response from Tiffany S | Reviewed this property |
Dinner very good. I wore jeans and tee shirt.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4542 Bennington Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-3109
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-927-7156
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