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Macaroni Joes

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1619 S. Kentucky, Amarillo, TX 79102, Amarillo, TX 79102 (I-40 and Georgia (NW corner))
+1 806-358-8990
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11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Amarillo, Texas
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44 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once was a great restaurant. Not even close now. Food is bad. Service is bad. Not sure what happened. Used to have the best steaks in town.

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Thank slaterster03
kevinAmarillo, General Manager at Macaroni Joes, responded to this review

I'm sorry on the review it said visited in October 2016 and we are now just getting this message? Can you help me out and let me know when you came in and who was your server and what did you have to eat? I just want to be able to fix the problem so I don't to see another... More 

Fort Worth, TX
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118 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I usually try and dine here when I come into town on business. I sit at the bar area and the service is great and professional. They always seem to be pretty busy and it is fun place to have a nice meal. The food is very good and I have never had anything bad during my visits. I will... More 

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Thank mdr9
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Unlikely name for a lovely space with great food. We chose to eat in the bar area, although the restaurant decor is especially nice. The service was excellent, as were our meals.

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Amarillo, Texas
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Last evening we had the pleasure of going to Macaroni Joe's to celebrate my birthday. Natasha was our server and she was attentive and very sweet. I had the sea bass and it was a substantial portion and cooked to perfection! My husband had the bone in pork chop and again it was quite nicely done to his specification. ,We... More 

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Amarillo
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4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

We love eating here but must have caught them on a bad night. It was very cold outside and the food was cold inside, 3 out of 4 plates were cold the odd one was smoking hot.

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Thank Mark K
kevinAmarillo, Owner at Macaroni Joes, responded to this review

Mark, thanks for taking the time to give us a review, I wish we could have taken care of this at the time you were in. sure would have been easy to fix. I cant tell you what happened, no reason for cold food no matter the outside temp, would like to make it right and send you a gift... More 

Borger, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

My husband and I have eaten at Mac Joes several times. We've never been disappointed. The food is beautifully presented. The service is friendly, helpful and prompt. The wine selection is awesome. We get Mob Queso every time because there are no better Italian nachos ANYWHERE! The Chilean Seabass is as good or better than OceanAir's at the Dallas Westin.... More 

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San Antonio, Texas, Usa
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We come to this restaurant every night that we are in Amarillo. It's been this way once a year for four nights, every year for the past 10 years.. The food is consistently been fantastic, the wine selection you can't find better for four hundred miles in any direction. The service is exceptional. Some of our favorites are the mob... More 

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Thank Jennifer F
Texas
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1,348 reviews
719 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 482 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We love Italy, mostly Tuscany having lived there a number of years. We go back every other year just for the food, people and atmosphere. Therefore we love Macaroni Joes, service, food and again romantic atmosphere. On this visit we got there early and ordered the Prime Rib Special with a loaded Baked Potato (not Italian I know) and it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Always like the food here! Waiters are nice and its a great fine dining experience. We love Wednesday wine discounts and filet mignon at lunch.

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Clifton, Texas
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I took my wife here for a romantic dinner, having never been there before, and I will go back many, many times again. The ambiance is that of a Tuscan setting, quiet, romantic, unobtrusive servers, great menu, fantastic wine list. For an appetizer we had crab stuffed shrimp which was superb! As an entree, I had the Chilean sea bass,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 40
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1619 S. Kentucky, Amarillo, TX 79102, Amarillo, TX 79102
    (I-40 and Georgia (NW corner))
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
  • Phone Number: +1 806-358-8990
Description
Macaroni Joe's is a locally owned and operated establishment and has been serving its customers since 1999. Come enjoy the finest dining that Amarillo has to offer. We specialize in world fusion with an emphasis on Italian Steaks and Seafood. We have a Wine Spectator award wining wine list, with over 400 selections from around the world. We are proud to offer the most well rounded wine program in all of West Texas. We are the only restaurant in the region to provide a House Sommelier to assist you with your wine selection. We are Amarillo's Premier Dining Destination.

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