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Carmen Anthony Steakhouse - Waterbury

496 Chase Ave, Waterbury, CT 06704-1904
203-757-3040
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Ranked #15 of 288 Restaurants in Waterbury
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Wine Bar
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Kenneth Circle
Description: It all started here… our first fine-dining restaurant, opened in May of 1996. At Carmen Anthony Steakhouse of Waterbury, we've built our reputation for excellence on our thick Angus steaks, fresh-daily seafood and Maine lobsters up to 5 pounds, our premier wine list, friendly sociable bar, and superb service. According to Connecticut Magazine's Readers' Choice Restaurant Poll, we have become New Haven County's first choice for excellent dining. Year after year, all Carmen Anthony wine lists are awarded the prestigious “Award of Excellence” by Wine Spectator Magazine. The readers of Connecticut Magazine declare among their numerous awards, “Connecticut’s Best Clam Chowder,” and “Connecticut’s Best Crab Cake.”Our tastefully decorated Dunhill Room is available to your group of up to 40 guests when you prefer to enjoy our fine dining and service in privacy. Your group may order from our complete menu, or you may call upon our Chef to personalize an event just for you.A popular feature of all Carmen Anthony Restaurants are our private wine lockers made available to discerning patrons. Fine dining at Carmen Anthony Steakhouse is made complete by outstanding coffee and espresso service, our luscious house-made desserts, and our full selection of Grappa, Scotch, Bourbon and Cognac.
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English first
Watertown
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I stopped in tonight for the first time in a couple of years. I was greeted by the same bartender - that says something. Craig is friendly and enjoys getting to know his customers. The service was great. The restaurant has a great Happy Hour with martini specials and some $6 appetizers. I had the pomegranate martini (well actually 2)... More 

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Greenfield, Massachusetts
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131 reviews 131 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I was more than let down with this dining experience. For a steakhouse with prices all exceeding $30 with out salads or sides, you would think their steaks would be divine. All of our steaks were chewy, stringy, cooked not quite right and just disappointing. My caeser salad was dripping with dressing and the asparagus was stringy and just warm.... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We had a business dinner at CA right before an all night film shoot. We were rushing the staff and the kitchen. Our waiter was very nice and helpful. She moved our order through quickly. Everything was well prepared and very good. We had steaks (filets) , fish, and several sides. One pasta. All were first rate. Desserts looked excellent... More 

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CT
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

we had supper there we were placed in the bar which was fine, but the service and the cost of the food was crazy.. we ate prime rib , very average nothing special. a baked potato and salad was al carte. to the tune of 10$ a potato really??? no alcohol and our meal was almost 100 dollars. waitress was... More 

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Naugatuck, Connecticut
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The food is phenominal.Place is semi romantic. Recommend surf and turf. The owner really cares about your dining experience.

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Washington, DC
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302 reviews 302 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
2,362 helpful votes 2,362 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Was looking for a decent seafood restaurant in Waterbury and there wasn't much to choose from so I decided to try this place-even though it is a steakhouse-and I wasn't disappointed. Not only was the food outstanding but the presentation was just as impressive. Whitney, our server, was also an extreme pleasure to work with as she was attentive and... More 

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Prospect, CT
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I have been to Carmen Anthony's on several occasions but had not been there in some time. The food is always great but is a little pricy for me so I would go on special occasions. I am not sure when they started the "Happy Hour" but it was excellent and very affordable. I had the flat bread pizza and... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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83 reviews 83 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Where else can you go to have your own, personal, wine rack....patiently waiting with your favorite aged wine for you to visit again? Carmen Anthony's has been one of the best gourmet restaurants in the area and this is just one of three locations they have to entertain you with. The food is fantastic, but keep in mind, 99% of... More 

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Terryville, Connecticut
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This was our first time at Carmen Anthony's Steakhouse. We had been to Carmen Anthony's Seafood in Woodbury and were not disappointed. Being a steak lover I was hoping that the name would live up to my expectations and it did. From the first cocktail to the surprise birthday dessert the dinner and portions exceeded my expectations. There were six... More 

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Boras, Sweden
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is still (just) one of my favourite steak houses anywhere! My first two visits were amazing (and I would have given 5 stars for those visits). But it would seem the kitchen is not always able to maintain consistency. My visit in May 2014 was still very good, but somehow the steak had lost that "wow" factor. What I... More 

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Additional Information about Carmen Anthony Steakhouse - Waterbury

Address: 496 Chase Ave, Waterbury, CT 06704-1904
Phone Number: 203-757-3040
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Wine Bar

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