We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Carino's Italian-Abilene - CLOSED

4357 Buffalo Gap Road, Abilene, TX 79605
+1 325-698-0395
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
21 Apr 2015
“Loved my Lunch!”
15 Oct 2013
“Family Friendly Italian Dinning”
Restaurant Hours Closed
4357 Buffalo Gap Road, Abilene, TX 79605
All Details
Reviews (18)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 21 April 2015

I arrived around 1pm, after the lunch crowd the restaurant wasn't crowded. The server was friendly. We received a great price (lunch price) The portions were generous, the food was hot and very tasty!! Free Wi-Fi was a bonus!

Thank Tamara L
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Carino's is a great place to take the family out for dinner. While the ambiance isn't romantic as I would expect from an Italian restaurant the great thing about Carino's is the value. On Mondays family dishes (which serve about 3-4 people) are 1/2 off....More

Thank John N
Reviewed 15 October 2013

We decided to try Carino's not knowing much about it. The service was very good that Eric gave us. We tried the cheese sticks, firesticks, and the Johnny combo. The firesticks are unusual. Compare them to an italian taquetto. They have a little spice but...More

Reviewed 20 August 2013 via mobile

We sat down into Marinara Sauce, sent three plates back because they were dirty and mine i finally cleaned myself. The waiter took our order twice and the poor guy was over worked in regards to table numbers. When the food finally came out an...More

Thank MJames414
Reviewed 31 July 2013 via mobile

Came in mid-late afternoon....only ones in the restaurant....service was poor...slow getting food....food wasn't anything to talk about...doubt if we will ever return.

Thank Middlechildjvm
Reviewed 24 January 2013

We live in Abilene and look forward to each Monday when we can order the Family Meal Deal! Wonderful food, great price and easy! We often order by phone and pick up at curbside. I highly recommend Carino's! When we eat inside the service is...More

Thank Tammy M
Reviewed 19 January 2013

The bread and dip was the best part. I prefer Olive garden to this place, and for more authentic go to Little Italy or Joe's Pizza.

Thank SeaWA
Reviewed 12 December 2012

I ordered Curb To Go food. I specifically asked for utensils since I was taking it back to my hotel room. I didn't get any utensils and my food was cold. The croutons were soft and chewy.

Thank harleygirl074
Reviewed 8 August 2012

love the bread and dip, awesome food but a bit pricey. always received great service and food. never had a bad experience here. would recommend it more for adults

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 31 March 2012

food is always hot! definately in love with their calamari also! the staff is very nice everytime i have ever been. and their italian cream sodas are delicious!

Thank Tiffany S
Nearby HotelsSee all 37 hotels in Abilene
Hilton Garden Inn Abilene
492 reviews
.49 km away
MCM Elegante Suites
271 reviews
.53 km away
Courtyard Abilene Southwest/Abilene Mall South
196 reviews
.56 km away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Abilene
140 reviews
.78 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Joe's Pizza
56 reviews
.38 km away
El Chico Restaurant
48 reviews
.28 km away
The Flipping Egg
80 reviews
.56 km away
23 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby Attractions
National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature
60 reviews
6.12 km away
Winery at willow creek
28 reviews
1.76 km away
The Mill Winery
10 reviews
6.04 km away
Morgan Jones Planetarium
5 reviews
5.01 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4357 Buffalo Gap Road, Abilene, TX 79605
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Abilene
  • Phone Number: +1 325-698-0395
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing