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Carrabba's Italian Grill

801 Providence Rd, Brandon, FL 33511-8839
813-657-8166
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Ranked #11 of 259 restaurants in Brandon
Price range: $9 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups
Dining options: Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Riverview, Florida, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Oh my goodness, so very delicious!!! I had chicken Marsalla and it was so good. Service right there for you . Make sure you safe room for dessert because they also are delicious had hot apple pie with vanilla ice cream baked in a skillet , nothing fresher then that.

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Brandon, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Great place for lunch. The hostess and waitstaff were extremely accommodating in seating us since we had an infant and a 1 year old with us. We wanted to be out of the way of other dinners so the children wouldn't bother them. Food was excellent and served quickly despite the large lunch crowd.

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Clifton, New Jersey
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226 reviews 226 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We stopped for dinner on a Sunday evening. This place was very busy. We had to wait for a table about 30 minutes. It was worth the wait. Both the service and food were great! We were pleased with the dinner so we returned for lunch. Food was good and service was good too again.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is your typical Carrabba's with a very nice bar & dining area. They seem to do a very nice business, and the food was very good. The staff was also very pleasant & made the visit very pleasant.

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Brandon, Florida, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Like that Italian homy atmosphere with fire reaching a ceiling at times, great food and friendly service. Rather crowdy and loud inside so not for quiet romantic dinner for 2.

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Florida
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65 reviews 65 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

We joined the Amici Club for this location and had the pleasure of being invited to a Tasting. It was an awesome experience and I would definitely recommend it to everyone. The food was fresh, flavors were awesome, service was great - just an all-around great experience.

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Orlando, FL
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

This is the first Carrabba's that baked the pizza on a screen so that the bottom wasn't charred black. The waiter suggested that pizza be baked that way so I will always ask it be baked with a screen. So much better. The pork chop and veal marsala were great, as usual. Love the oil and herb dip for fresh... More

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Wimauma, Florida, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

My hubby and I went for lunch the other day. Great service, atmosphere and food. Always love eating there!

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Seoul, South Korea
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43 reviews 43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Long time resident just outside of Brandon, but work around the world. Last time home I went to our favorite restaurant in the area and was not happy... they changed the atmosphere. No longer is it what I've come to expect, but more like a chain. The food was still good and the service was spot on. Just something is... More

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Tampa, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Having visited other Italian chain restaurants throughout the US, Carabba's offers great consistent food. The calamari is always fresh and delivered perfectly cooked. The other various dishes are prepared fresh, and if you choose, right before your eyes at the counter by the kitchen.

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