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Carbone's Restaurant

588 Franklin Ave, Hartford, CT 06114-3092
+1 860-296-9646
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“caesar salad” (24 reviews)
“carbonara” (10 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
588 Franklin Ave, Hartford, CT 06114-3092
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Every one of the seven courses were delicious. Wine was paired wonderfully with the entree. Scott, our waiter made it even more special by explaining each course and how the wine complimented it. Definately would recommend this wonderful feast.

Thank deniseewarren
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been to the Hartford Carbones and have always had a good meal with plenty to eat! The Ricky shill restaurant is much different and the portions are really small. So plan on ordering apps and a salad with your meal. Salad doesn’t come...More

Thank icurokruok2
Reviewed April 15, 2018

We have lived in the Greater Hartford area for fourteen years, but rarely venture to Franklin Avenue, especially now that D&D moved to Wethersfield. Then Carbone's Prime opened in nearby Rocky Hill -- we have gone there twice and quite liked it. We decided to...More

Thank 305E40th4J
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Carbone's has been the jewel of the South End for decades. It still does not disappoint! It's hard to go wrong with anything on the menu. You really should do the table-side items. They have the best Caesar Salad ever! They also do the retro...More

1  Thank desertswim
Reviewed March 21, 2018

We've lived in the Hartford area for years and have never gone to any Carbone's, and it was my 59th birthday so we decided to finally 'get around to it'. Went to the Franklin Ave location. First impression: Exterior was run down stucco. Okay... "Doesn't...More

Thank Jama C
Reviewed March 2, 2018

Absolutely delicious food each time we go! Plus great service and atmosphere! We just love this restaurant!

Thank Megan C
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I go out for Valentine’s Day every year but not on the actual date because of the fix meal menus. This was our first time going to Carbone’s and we really enjoyed the ambiance and the food. We had a couple of...More

Thank tarvum
Reviewed February 11, 2018

Bolognaise has become my favorite go to meal in the last 6 months. I have had great ones at 3 places which I frequent over and over. For an early Valentines meal my wife suggested Carbone's. I have good memories of meals in the past,...More

Thank darewreckjeter
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a delicious dinner here with co-workers to celebrate a birthday. We were seated in a private from which was beautiful. Our server was very professional and helpful. I had the carbonara which was superb. One of the best I've ever tasted. Chocolate torte for...More

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

Coming home from NYC and was wanting yummy Italian food, read on Trip Advisor and found this AMAZING Restaurant!!!!!!

Thank rnmjm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 588 Franklin Ave, Hartford, CT 06114-3092
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-296-9646
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