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Carrabba's Italian Grill

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3021 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-1734
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Gainesville, Florida
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44 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were seated promptly and the service was very good. The herb and bread were excellent. My Mahi was good. My friend's salmon was cold and frozen in the center. I would recommend checking the meal cooked before starting the meal. The desert was excellent. A disappointment, because of the cost, we debated ordering the salmon.

Thank 9898Traveler9898
Pembroke Pines, FL
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Second visit-not as good as previous visit. Waited 15 minutes after salad for main course. My salmon was dry and my husband's meal was just so so. Certainly no worth $47 for two meals with no appetizers, alcohol , or desert. Waiter forgot to order our appetizer. I would think twice about returning.

Thank GGreene25
Gainesville, Florida
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

This is a regular for us. It's always at least good, with lots of options for "gourmet" IT entrees. They're always full, but they're efficient, with a good wait staff. They kill the Olive Garden. (Try the sirloin steak marsala with garlic mashed taters, my favorite.

Thank DrBobGator
Gainesville, Florida
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Great mainstream Italian Restaurant that serves up great Italian faire at a moderate price. Great menu selection from pizza to more traditional Italian dishes. Blackberry Sangria is fantastic and the service is always outstanding. Great for a date or with family/large groups - just remember to use call ahead seating.

Thank just-lovin-cruisin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

One there for dinner had an amazing meal and the service was the best service I've ever had Mike was very attentive and answered every question that I needed I would definitely go back thank you Mike for taking such good care of us

Thank ivygainesville
Gainesville, Florida, USA
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

We enjoy the food there. Very good quality and quantity. The waitress was very friendly. The restaurant also offers free wifi.

Thank Leonmao
Daytona Beach, Florida
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145 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This is a must stop when we are here on business. Great menu choices, great service and being able to order off menu with special requests are ALWAYS accepted by the servers and staff. Had a margarita pizza, marinara ~ not fresh tomatoes to avoid wet crust, and add mushrooms....PLUS, house red wine, YUMMY!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank 2Italylovers
Deerfield Beach, Florida
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132 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight on our way home from a 17 Day Rd. trip. We had the Amore Monday special. It is a great deal and the choices are perfect. The food and the service was outstanding.

Thank Dennis P
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Came here with my family. Service was slow and it took a long time to be waited on, which I usually don't mind if it looks busy, but many tables were empty. The food always prevails though. Delicious.

Thank HeatherRNC
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84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Of the chain restaurants I believe they are a hair bit better than outback and bonefish. I believe they are pricing themselves out of their target market though, as we typically would rather pay 10.00 more for a more intimate and better dinner. But.... if your not really dressed and you have the kids, this is a very good compromise

Thank bamafutbal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3021 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-1734
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: 352-692-0083

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