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Carrabba's Italian Grill

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2040 Hamilton Place Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-6071
423-894-9970
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4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 51
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Overpriced with Poor Management

I am not a fan of Carrabba's. We had a large party (13) on a Thursday night with 2 toddlers with early bedtimes, so we called at 4:30 and put our name in for a 6:30 arrival. When we arrived at 6:25, they had given our table to another party and we ended up waiting another 50 minutes for a... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 13, 2015
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Reservations
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English first
Chattanooga, Tennessee
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I am not a fan of Carrabba's. We had a large party (13) on a Thursday night with 2 toddlers with early bedtimes, so we called at 4:30 and put our name in for a 6:30 arrival. When we arrived at 6:25, they had given our table to another party and we ended up waiting another 50 minutes for a... More 

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154 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I am a big fan of the Spedino de' Maria, normally get 6 shrimp and 6 scallops drizzled with parmesan garlic cream sauce. Fairly pricey- $18.90. When the order arrived, they had cut each item to 4 each and added $2.00 for the fettuccini alfredo. In addition, the scallops were not tender, they appeared to have been stamped out of... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
Top Contributor
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135 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

Met a friend here a couple of weeks ago for a drink after work. Haven't been here before so decided to go back for dinner. Ate here last week. Had the chicken Marsala Topped With Mushrooms, Prosciutto And Our Lombardo Marsala Wine Sauce. Served With A Side Salad, Garlic Mashed Potatoes Regular $17.20 Small $15.20

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Ooltewah, Tennessee
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33 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Food and atmosphere is awesome. The bread and dip on the tables is amazing. Cut down on the olive oil and use more Basalmic. Ask for salad dressings on the side, and just dip your fork in it. You will skip a lot of calories. Ask for sauces on the side. Read Nutritional information. A great restaurant.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

Food is made to order but food don't taste great. Staff was friendly. Chef was nice. Spegetti noodles were hard. I didn't think menu had great choices. The mixed drinks are good though. There is a bar to watch the cook that is fun. Go if you just want a pizza.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Good service .... friendly & accommodating staff ...super food choices neither of us had had before! A+ .... couldn't have been improved upon in any way ! Love this place !

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Dalton, United States
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Not a fan of the changes. Carabba's has been our family favorite for years. They have recently remodeled to get more people in. It's now really loud and cramped. The food portions have been cut, and the overall flavor has declined. If you liked the bread,you now have to request and the receip has changed. We think you've messed up... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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92 reviews 92 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Carrabba's is an Italian restaurant chain in the US. Been there a number of times, thought it was time to do a review. If you're travelling in the US, Carrabba's is a great place to go if your in the mood for Italian food. For Canadians, Carrabba's is similar to East Side Mario's, but with a slightly higher class level,... More 

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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Great food with moderate pricing. Portions are average. Always busy so prepare to wait. Overall a pleasant experience as always.

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Dyersburg, Tennessee
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73 reviews 73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

I love thee Tilapia Nicciola here but was in the mood for something different. I asked if I could get the sirloin with the Nicciola sauce on it. No problem. It was great and the cook even came by and said he had never done it but it looked great and would have to try it. broccoli and ceasar salad... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2040 Hamilton Place Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-6071
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: 423-894-9970

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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