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Carrabba's Italian Grill

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332 Rockwood Rd, Arden, NC 28704-8514
+1 828-654-8411
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Statesville, North Carolina
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212 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting from out of town and had a gift card to Carrabbas. We have been to several of them in different cities, so we knew what to expect. This experience was no different from our other ones, everything was great. It was surprisingly busy for a Tuesday evening and we were put on a wait list. They have... More 

Thank dclmom34
Hendersonville, North Carolina
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 2nd visit to Carrabas. Our first experience was curbside take out and it was great. Tonight we took our daughters boyfriend out for his birthday and the food was Terrible. The oversized meatball and chicken Parmesan was burned. I had fettuccini Alfredo and it was not edible, the noodles were so overcooked that they stuck together in... More 

Thank osproul
Carrabbas, Manager at Carrabba's Italian Grill, responded to this review

Hello, We're sad to hear about the disappointment. We'd like to review this further. Please send me an email to homeoffice@carrabbas.com with the subject "Trip Advisor Review - Hendersonville, NC". We can then correspond over email. Sincerely, Amy Carrabba's Italian Grill More 

Asheville, North Carolina
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This used to be a special treat once a month. That new stuffed meatball was very dry and crumbly. The salad was half the size I used to get. The BOGO pasta dish had a weird bad taste. As always, another of my favorite chain restaurants has taken a dive. Seems most or all of them are using prepackaged foods... More 

Thank GypsyTrip11
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was very busy when we went. They have practically no waiting area. Had to wait outside in the dark and cold. Outdoor lighting was burned out so seemed even colder. Entree portions small, expensive and not very tasty. Waitress seemed surprised that we weren't rude and she was pleasant. Other than that, just not a fun experience.

Thank Kendrick W
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135 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

This is our goal to place for family celebrations. Last Sunday we had a great dinner. Two of us enjoyed pasta weenie, pasta in a wonderfully light cheese sauce with shrimp, mushrooms and scallions. Or was perfectly cooked. The salads were fresh and crisp. Two had a fish stew dish with muscles, scallops, clams and shrimp. It smelled and appeared... More 

Thank jgteacher
Arden, North Carolina
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

Best Carrabbas ever. Never have a problem and we visit 12 times a year at the least. We love the chicken trio.

Thank jmaschott
Maiden, North Carolina
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

We visited on a Saturday night. We arrived about 6:00 pm, maybe a 20 min wait. Not to bad. The service was good and so was the food. We were able to get in, be served and get out in a reasonable time. I had the Chicken Marsala, it was on the mark!

Thank Dwight R
Goose Creek, South Carolina
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125 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

Carrabba's has a good location near the Asheville Airport in a shopping plaza. The service was satisfactory from our server. However, the food was over priced for the portion sizes and the wait was a bit long. There are a wide assortment of seating sections so if you had a preference you might be accommodated. There are other restaurants in... More 

Thank jazzydays
Hendersonville, North Carolina
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Last time I went to Carrabba's was just that, the last time. I went with a large party and I ordered the shrimp and scallops. I got three small shrimp and two small scallops for $24.99. Everybody at my table just laughed when the put my plate in front of me. I'm 6'3" 320 pounds with a linebackers build and... More 

Thank UncleJessie66
Belleville, Illinois
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123 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

This was our first time at this restaurant but have eaten at these before. This one wasn't as good as the others but was still very good. The only problem we had was the salad that was served was obviously old because there was a lot of brown spots on the lettuce. But because it was romaine, it is easier... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Rockwood Rd, Arden, NC 28704-8514
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Arden
  • Phone Number: +1 828-654-8411

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?