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Caruso's Italian Restaurant

5626 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110-3234
+1 505-884-3050
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good16%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (2 reviews)
“lasagna” (4 reviews)
“american food” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5626 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110-3234
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can't believe I've never tried this Italian before. Part of it is because I usually go to another favorite Italian restaurant of mine. The other is, is because it sits in a strip mall and you could miss it if you weren't looking for...More

Thank kronzone1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm not sure if I'm more curious as to why we haven't eaten here in the 40 years it has been open or why no one has told me about it ever. We had a late lunch here and it was really quite good. It...More

Thank sandiablonde
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We decided to try out a fairly well established Italian restaurant. Instead we got mediocre "home" cooking. To be fair at one point I'm sure they served actual Italian food due to the following they seemed to have from an older crowd. But what we...More

Thank Xavier O
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Upon the recommendation of a friend we tried Caruso's this evening. It was very busy and the staff was very pleasant and attentive. We enjoyed the lasagna and the spaghetti with meat sauce. Both were excellent. We opted for the garlic bread, which was a...More

Thank Robert O
Reviewed 23 February 2017

It's an okay atmosphere, okay food. A place you could get "home" cooking as you would from a beginner. Spaghetti was okay. Everything else didn't have a great flavor. We tried the meatballs, which had too much spice. The garlic bread was just store bought...More

Thank alvina v
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

I pulled up "Italian restaurants" and it was very near; I probably wouldn't have noticed it if I was just driving by....located at the end of a strip center with a non-descript exterior. Inside was comfortably informal. The service was very nice, friendly and attentive....More

Thank Kat L
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Got to admit it! I finally found the worse Italian food in Albuquerque! Water - logged pasta. Caned sauce. No cream sauce. Olive Garden pricing without the benefits. Terrible salad and soup. Go if you like throwing your money away!

Thank John A
Reviewed 16 January 2015

If you are looking for a place where the locals go, this is it! Great Italian food at great prices for many years in the same location under the same ownership. We include this in our favorite places and it does not disappoint ever! Normally...More

Thank tripleplay423
Reviewed 22 May 2014

We went here this evening on a recommendation. It was nothing like I thought it would be. It is ok if you are a college student or someone on a budget. The salad dressing was the highlight of the meal. We ordered the lasagna and...More

Thank tah52
Reviewed 9 August 2013

After a long day on the road and checking in at a nearby Hampton Inn, we drove down the road looking for a place to eat not knowing exactly what we were looking for. Since Italian looked good we stopped in literally by chance ....More

Thank TFopinion
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5626 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110-3234
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-884-3050
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