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Johnny Cascone's
Johnny Cascone's

Johnny Cascone's Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.cascones.com
  • Phone: (913) 381-6837
  • Hours of Operation:

    Monday - Thursday: 10:30am - 9:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 10:30am - 10:00pm, Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Italian, American
  • Executive Chef: Frank Cascone
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: Host your next private event at Johnny Cascone's and treat your guests to an evening to remember. The attentive waitstaff and skilled chefs will accommodate every specification and exceed all expectations.
  • Private Party Contact: Event Coordinator (888) 602-1798

Getting there

  • Parking: Public Lot
A word from Johnny Cascone's
We respect our roots. Customers enjoy classic dishes and attentive service in a comfortable space with modern décor. Adaptation is also important. Cascone family members young and old pay attention to contemporary tastes and participate in discussions to balance the restaurant's traditions with fresh ideas.

Dining at any of our restaurants is a homecoming of sorts where guests can relax, enjoy each other's company, and celebrate life's big moments and small rituals. That communal approach is an extension of what we value as a business; tradition matters; family is important; serve your community.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Overall
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Food
  • Diners' Choice WinnerItalian
Diner Reviews
  • "My brother and i only have so much time left with our sister who is terminal cancer and we love finding places like cascones to have a great dining experience with her it makes it quality time with great memories for us when we find a place like cascones to dine out with her the service was great we had the best waitress you could ask for and the food was outstanding when she enjoyed herself it made it all worth while thank you!"
    Dined on 7/27/2014
  • "Normally the service here is great and granted we had 8 people in our group but the service this night was extremely slow."
    Dined on 7/22/2014
  • "We were greeted warmly and promptly seated. The food was delicious and the service great. This restaurant was a recent find for us and a welcome change. We will be back. There entrees were generous, and our next visit we will try a lighter fare, and try some desserts."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • " We are new to the KC area, and enjoy trying out new restaurants (especially Italian). We also seek out family-owned & operated establishments. We were warmly greeting and escorted to our table by 'Vito.' Our drink order(s) were taken promptly and the seating was very comfortable, instead of being 'shoehorned in.' You had a very good list of Specials, and our waitress recommended a fine Merlot we could all share. I like salads, and ours were fresh and tasty; I especially enjoyed your Thousand Island dressing. Our friends chose Italian dressing and one enjoyed a bowl of soup. Our entrees (eggplant, fried chicken, lasagna and beef stroganoff) were all outstanding. My wife never finishes an entrée but there were no leftovers today."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Excellent restaurant. Delicious food and wonderful wait staff."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Had reservation via opentable. Seated immediately per our request for booth. We were given time to have cocktails and leisurely view the menu. Once orders taken, our salads and bread arrived. We have time to converse and enjoy our salads. When entrees arrived we all 4 had chosen different items. We were each very happy with choices. Eggplant Parmesan was delicious. Best ever! The Chicken Spednini also exceptional. Lasagne as advertised, very special. Capellini was great, very tomato filled. For dessert lemon cake and Creme brûlée. Totally wonderful experience."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "good food, great service. Any restaurant that will accept a group of 14 people deserves kudos"
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "Enjoyed the food and appreciated the owner coming around asking how everything was. He was very spunky and eager to please his patrons."
    Dined on 6/1/2014
  • "I read several reviews for the restaurant and had high hopes. Unfortunately, I found the ambience severely lacking upon arrival. Our reservation was slightly early at 6 o'clock, but I was surprised to find the clientele mostly consisted of age 70+ retirees. Our waiter was friendly and entertaining and we even met who I presume to be the owner, but overall I was unimpressed. The entrees were all in priced in the teens and twenties, but the atmosphere did not warrant the price. The specials menu was printed on a piece of computer paper, the salad and soda were served on plastic dishes, the booth was broken, and the paint on the walls was chipping. I split the Italian Flag with another member of our party and enjoyed the fettuccini. "
    Dined on 5/30/2014
  • "Johnny Cascone's is a restaurant in the style of an Italian Family restaurant from days gone by. I do not mean for that to be demeaning in any way - it is nostalgic, predictable, and a great bet for a fun family dining spot every time you dine there. The menu has changed little though the years with the infrequent additions always delicious. Johnny Cascone's is always predictably good food in portions beyond what most can eat in one setting. Count on taking some home and dining again. Johnny Cascone's is habit forming and in time you feel part of the family. Give it a try. You will become part of the family as well."
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "The best Italian food I've had in a long time! Will definitely go back for more! "
    Dined on 5/13/2014
  • "I chose Johnny Cascone's due to great reviews and Minue. I was not dissaponted , great food, great service, and the ambience was sectaculer! "
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "We took my mother in law for Mothers Day, we had a very friendly waiter and the food was great! Huge portions. We had several boxes of food left over for the next night at home."
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "For a group of nine it was great, could not beat the service."
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "We had a great experience, as usual. What a nice way to spend a Saturday afternoon."
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "Didn't want to cook so thought of Cascone's. No wait. Nice booth. Nice server.Good variety to pick. No rush.Food was a little bland but filling. Liked the wine. We have taken friends here and they liked it. My husband's favorite is Osso Buco but not on the menu that night. We will go back of course for a relaxing meal with lots of choices."
    Dined on 5/1/2014
  • "It is always a pleasure to dine at Johnny Cascone's. "
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "It may be a little outdated, but the food is amazing. Everything is made fresh in house ,and you can tell. The service was also superb. "
    Dined on 4/18/2014
  • "There is a family charm to this restaurant. From the greeter to the waiter/waitress to the manager walking the floor, you feel welcome. My family and I have been enjoying Cascone's for many years when we moved to Overland Park. Be sure to bring an apetite, you will not walk away hungry."
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "The food was fabulous and the gentleman who showed us to our table was a treat. While it seemed very nice overall, our server seemed overwhelmed and behind most of the time. When our group of 6 was served, one person was left with no meal for sometime. Seems they forgot to make it. When asked for extra bread, it was served with the bill. Would we visit again...maybe."
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "The food and service here are always very good and they always accommodate any special requests. Great place to bring family and friends. Something for everyone and all ages."
    Dined on 3/6/2014
  • "I love eating here! I have had some of the best Italian food ever. The chicken limonata is crazy good. The Lemon cake is amazing! If you enjoy Italian food, You must here!"
    Dined on 3/4/2014
  • "We stumbled upon this restaurant while searching through open table. We experienced great food at a great price and wonderful service."
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "We took our 7-week old son to Cascone's and were treated like family. We go often but not enough to be considered regulars. When we brought our son, the staff went over the top to make sure we had everything we needed. It is a great restaurant with a nice staff."
    Dined on 2/28/2014
  • "A sure choice for basic Italian food. Especially love their meat sauce, spedini and Italian steak. Never disappointed."
    Dined on 2/26/2014
  • "Brought 3 guests who had never been before. They fell in love with the restaurant from the family like friendly greeting upon arrival through the awesome food and excellent service.they were all still talking about how great dinner was the next day at our meetings. Thank you. I'm a regular, but, you. Never know when glitches can occur. This wks was flawless and greatly appreciated afterl a VERY long day on our feet exhibiting at a trade snow. Thank you!"
    Dined on 2/18/2014
  • "Got dumped right before my reservation. Thanks for reminding me Open Table!"
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "My husband made reservations for a Valentine's dinner. When we walked in, the atmosphere was very nice. Staff was friendly, live saxophone music playing in the background, etc. But then they sat us in the banquet room, away from the music, on a makeshift plywood table that was covered with a table cloth. They had obviously taken more reservations than what they could actually hold, which ruined the experience for us. The food was ok, not spectacular. Since we were seated in the banquet room, our waitress was running all the way through the restaurant to get the drinks from the bar. This made service rather slow and she was frustrated. If we go back again, it will certainly not be for Valentine's day!"
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "The restaurant was very dirty. The bread that was brought out could best be described as Wonderbread with sesame seeds. Minestrone soup was made with frozen vegetables and was served room temperature. The house salad was so full of red onions that my wife couldn't eat it. The food came out not garnished and did not look appetizing. My wife had the lasagna which was smothered in a very bland tomato sauce. I got a sampler with lasagna, chicken parmesan, and fettucine alfredo. The lasagna was not good, the chicken was lacking seasoning as well as the alfredo. The alfredo tasted like cream without any parmesan or garlic. My wife ordered wine and the wrong wine came out in a champagne glass. There's a lot more but I'm out of space."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "A packed house at 5:30, even on Valentine's evening, bodes well. The old-school atmosphere is always inviting and the food never fails to please with the consistency and flavor. Appreciated the jazz trio playing adding to the ambience."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "I was really looking forward to eating here and when my plate came out, there was so much sauce that I couldn't see the chicken or pasta. I had to scrape sauce off to taste the food."
    Dined on 2/12/2014
  • "Delicious old Italian world Authentic Authentic Authentic food & atmosphere Clean, romantic and charming Prepare to relax and enjoy yourself at Johnny Cascones"
    Dined on 2/5/2014
  • "We came to KC for a special evening. We were planning for eating Italian food. We looked at several restaurants but wanted to eat in Overland Park...it was amazing from the moment we entered the restaurant...seated by Mr. Johnny , great menu/prices , and the service was over the top....head here instead of Olive Garden....you won't be disappointed."
    Dined on 1/19/2014
  • "Seating with reservation was quick and when I asked for a different table staff jumped to accommodate. Food was delicious, service was great and the entertainment that we were lucky enough to be seated next to interacted with us which made for a fun time. We went on a Saturday night and it was very crowded but other than noise level it wasn't an issue. Waitress did great and noticed we were there for a bday and brought a huge complimentary desert. And did I say the food was delicious? Best marinara I have had in KC yet. We will definitely return even though price puts it into the special event/date night category, but worth it."
    Dined on 1/18/2014
  • "The Sunday fried chicken was fantastic and the service was first rate. We were treated like family and we will be back."
    Dined on 1/12/2014
  • "What can you say about "Cascone's" that has't already been positively said! Here is a Italian Restaurant that you can count on for the fine dining, always the Great Sauce & service. Our family had reservations, we made online with one request to be seated close to the Piano. We were very pleased with our whole experience at Cascone's."
    Dined on 1/4/2014
  • "...and know their customers that have become friends---even if it's their first time!"
    Dined on 12/31/2013
  • "Our family traditionally goes to Johnny Cascone's on Xmas Eve. I would have rated everything 5 stars except for the fact that we had a 6:00 reservation but we weren't seated until 6:45. Such is life on a busy holiday, but I'm not sure that it would have been much faster to just walk in. Other than that, the service was excellent and the food was great as usual. :)"
    Dined on 12/24/2013
  • "Not only is the food outstanding, but the service is excellent and the ambiance is inviting and romantic. Our family dined at Johnny Cascone's for our Christmas dinner. We love hearing Frank Sinatra playing in the background, and then the little live band playing while dining. Highly recommend, you will not be disappointed."
    Dined on 12/20/2013
  • "We always enjoy eating at Cascone's, and have eaten there a number of times. We were seated next to where live music was to be performed, and were concerned that it would be too loud when they started playing. However, we were pleasantly surprised, as the music was just the right loudness, which allowed us to continue our conversations in a normal manner. We very much enjoyed the music and the food."
    Dined on 12/20/2013