Romano's Macaroni Grill - Fort Collins

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Inspired by Italian trattoria cuisine, culture and conversation, Romano's Macaroni Grill believes every meal is a chance to celebrate and toast to life, pasta and of course, vino! Every meal is started off right -- with a bottle of wine at the center of the table, encouraging guests to pour as they please while exploring the extensive menu of handcrafted Italian classics. Macaroni Grill restaurants feature an open kitchen that allows guests to see its fresh ingredients and preparation techniques that blend Italian traditions with progressive culinary inspiration, in a polished casual atmosphere.
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4.0
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4.1
ambience
3.7
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SR
1 review
Dined on August 22, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great food, great service, great venue. Highly recommend!

OT
Denver
1 review
Dined on August 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Good food, service& atmosphere.

A
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on July 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We love Macaroni Grill! Our local Macaroni Grill in Delaware closed a while back, so happy to find this one while on the way to the Denver airport :)

JC
Denver
1 review
Dined on June 22, 2019
Overall 2food 2service 3ambience 4

I would recommend but it would be a generic referral. If you are looking for Applebee’s type dining.......this is your place. Wasn’t amazing.

DT
1 review
Dined on June 15, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Very nice dinner!
Waiter was attentive and pleasant and the food was very good.

OT
Denver
3 reviews
Dined on May 26, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 4

Great food but too few low calorie options. Everything is over 1000 calories.

m
Denver
2 reviews
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 2food 2service 2ambience 2

We were disappointed in our visit to Macaroni Grill for Mother's Day. Our server gave fair service. He kept forgetting things such as refilling our drinks and bringing side items that we requested. We had to keep reminding him of our requests. We were disappointed in our entrees as well. They did not have very good flavor. My brother ordered the lamb shank and only had minimal amounts of meat on it. My wife ordered the pizza and it was bland. I ordered the lemon chicken and the meat was tough and hard to get off the bone. My mom did enjoy the lobster bisque. We have been to Macaroni Grill in the past and have enjoyed our time there. In past visits, we have had a Manager come and check on the service, food, etc. but no Manager came to see us on this Mother's day visit. Unfortunately, this visit has us not wanting to return at all.

RF
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

We went on Valentine’s Day, keep in mind. I ordered a porterhouse steak that came out and was pretty tough. They immediately agreed to replace it and were very accommodating… However they ran out of porterhouse. They offered to give me another steak dish but they ran out of that steak too. They then comped me a chicken parm. The thing I would like to emphasize was how gracious and truly delightful our server and the manager were through the whole circumstance. I recommend this location highly.

B
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was Valentine’s Day so I expected it to be really busy which it was and service, food And wait staff we’re really awesome definitely didn’t disappoint. The only issue that I could say was it was a little loud while trying to have an intimate dinner.

DB
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My husband and I had a wonderful time at at Romano's Macaroni Grill on Thursday night. We enjoyed their Valentine's special and the waiters and other wait staff were very nice. The manager let us try a sample of a new wine he liked and really made us feel special. We both recommend Macaroni's Grill to our friends!

RS
Denver
1 review
Dined on February 13, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

It was good but not as good as it used to be years ago

l
Columbus
56 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Very good. It was super bowl night so probably quieter than usual. Food very good and good price. Service great as well. Eggplant Parmesan may have been heavier breaded than we remembered but still very good. Chicken marsala wonderful. I almost swapped the pasta side for a different side but was very glad I didn't. It was very good with the mushrooms mixed with it.

RM
Denver
1 review
Dined on January 25, 2019
Overall 2food 2service 1ambience 3

Poor slow service even though the restaurant was not busy. Server attitude was not pleasant as well.

OT
Denver
40 reviews
Dined on January 18, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 4

Food was spotty. The main entree was bland (mushroom ravioli) and the salad (bib and blu) was drowned in dressing. Prices have gone up but quality has gone down from what I remember. Your better off at Olive Garden or biaggis.

P
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 4

With our reservation made ahead of time we were seated right away on a very busy Christmas evening but it took some time for our server to arrive. The first bowl of soup (lobster Bisque) was very cold so I asked for a new bowl and the second one was hot and just ok with very few chunks of lobster or crab meat.
it took a very long time to get our entries but they were very good.
then again it took a very long time for or server to come back and check on us.
If the service had been better after we were seated I would have given 5 stars!!

AG
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2018
Overall 2food 3service 2ambience 3

It took 30 minutes after we received our salad to receive our main course. It took an additional 25 minutes to receive our dessert, that we just took it home.

OT
Denver
4 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Christmas dinner

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MR
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

For Christmas dinner they handled the crowd well. Our server was very busy but kept her cool and we never felt neglected. Good job on a busy holiday and we appreciated having this option.

S
Denver
10 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We were pleasantly surprised to find the restaurant very busy on Christmas day yet very organized and service was excellent. Food was timed well and very good tasting. We will remember to make this a Christmas day dining spot again!

JW
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The service was well-timed and timely. We had lasagne bolognese and the grilled pork chop. The lasagne could have had more sausage. My friend absolutely loved the pork chop and pea pod risotto.

MB
Denver
2 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fast and friendly service, even on Christmas Day. Bustling with people and energy. Food was excellent! Prices were reasonable.

KM
1 review
Dined on December 23, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food is always very good and the staff very friendly.

CC
1 review
Dined on December 19, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 5

Food is great! Service not ao good, waited for food about 25 minures. Woyld give 5 stars but server was not very good.

PD
1 review
Dined on December 7, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

we have been to Romanos several times and have always been pleased with the food and the service. I would like a more extensive selection of beers, e.g. Stella Artois

CH
1 review
Dined on November 22, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The menu selection, ambiance, food and service couldn't have been better. Wonderful experience. Thank you!

a
1 review
Dined on November 22, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

we had thanksgiving at the fort collins co location it was excellent... we are planning to go for xmas as well!

TM
Denver
6 reviews
Dined on November 16, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Just a great go to! Can usually count on great leftovers!

AS
1 review
Dined on September 29, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great all arooud food and service was great last mintue come here again

KH
1 review
Dined on September 15, 2018
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 4

I was disappointed in our meal. The lasgna was not very warm. We would have had it returned but it took too long for him to get back to the table.

LC
Kansas City
10 reviews
Dined on August 23, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had the lunch special. Great selections from a variety of choices.
Looking forward to our next visit.

OT
Denver
1 review
Dined on July 28, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

My husband took me on a Birthday dinner and I loved the chocolate cake! Not only that, one of the servers came and sang happy birthday in Italian and in an opera voice which was so beautiful! Very talented!
I had a wonderful birthday

KH
1 review
Dined on July 21, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

The restaurant didnt have our opentable reservation. The hostess said sometimes they dont come through. Luckily they had a table for us.

NO
1 review
Dined on May 19, 2018
Overall 2food 1service 5ambience 3

The food was horrible. It was not worth the price and my partner and I strongly disliked our meals. The service was terrific though. Conner was our server and he was excellent.

CP
Denver
5 reviews
Dined on May 13, 2018
Overall 1food 2service 1ambience 1

Never again! This place is completely disorganized, understaffed and has terrible seating. We had a reservation and after waiting 25 minutes, we were placed next to the restroom at a table jutting out into the aisle that people used to go to the restroom. So we kept getting knocked into. We switched to a table in the corner and noticed the floor was littered with food and debris. After an excruciating wait we were served semi-warm food that was mediocre. On top of that they didn’t bring any extra drinks we ordered after we waited 30 minutes for food- they also over charged us.

OT
1 review
Dined on May 13, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Everything tasted very fresh and full of flavor. Very nice Mother's Day meal with family.

GA
Denver
1 review
Dined on May 13, 2018
Overall 3food 5service 2ambience 5

The food was really good however both of my sons thought the waitress was not responsive enough