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Carrabba's Italian Grill

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801 Providence Rd, Brandon, FL 33511-8839
813-657-8166
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Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 28
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Never disappointed.

We don't go here very often, but when we do, we enjoy everything. Always great service, great meals. No complaints.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
DMDavis723
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Brandon, Florida
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Reservations
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55 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Brandon, Florida
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 NEW

We don't go here very often, but when we do, we enjoy everything. Always great service, great meals. No complaints.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Went here yesterday for the first time. Had a great time, we were serve very rapidly, food was great the serve was very good and attentive. The only thing I didn't like was; when were were seated there was crumbs of food on the seats and had to wipe it off.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

looked up in TA and read about steaks at first day, but wasn't into it so got Ceasar salad. Meal was good size with just right amount of everything - enjoyed every bit of it and barely finish desert which was great too. another night got their steak which was very very nice, comes with soup or salad. very affordable... More 

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Brandon, Florida
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Anytime we want Italian for dinner....there's no doubt that it's Carrabba's. Don't go when you're extremely hungry though. You will Always wait at least a half hour for seating. 30-60 minutes on the weekend nights. (F-Sat-Sun). There isn't anything on the menu that isn't worth trying. My husbands choice Every time...the Pasta Weezie.

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Jacksonville, Alabama
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The sirloin steak we had was very tender and prepared perfectly. Service was great! Lighting was a dark and it was hard to see the menu. Our son saw someone using a flashlight.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Carrabba's is one of those places that runs the risk of being put in the chain category and being dismissed. While it is a chain, they somehow pull off being fresh and good every time. I thoroughly enjoy going there for any meal.

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Riverview, Florida
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47 reviews 47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Some friends of mine threw me a suprise birthday dinner at Carrabba's over the weekend, and the food that we all ordered was really good. It's been quite some time since I've been to Carrabba's to eat, and I really enjoyed the food. They are priced reasonable and I wouldn't mind going back again.

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Riverview, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Will start off by saying that I really like this location and have been here many many times over the years. My family and I come here quit often. We went a few nights ago and I ordered "The Johnny". I ordered in medium but it came well. No matter because it still tasted pretty good. The reason that I... More 

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Brandon, Florida
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Great service, happy hour, perfect portions and able to make substitutes must try shrimp appetizer will return many times

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Riverview, Florida
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49 reviews 49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I used to crave Carrabba's. I would whine until my wife and I would go. But...that was then...this is now; They redesigned the restaurant and spent a lot of money to make it a bit more fancy. Well, money spent is money saved on other things like food quality, food quantity and I guess service. It's kinda sad really. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 801 Providence Rd, Brandon, FL 33511-8839
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: 813-657-8166

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?