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Carmine's Cafe

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8810 SW Highway 200, Unit 115, Ocala, FL 34481-7814
+1 352-854-1000
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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8810 SW Highway 200, Unit 115, Ocala, FL 34481-7814
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been three times, I guess you could say three times and your out. The first time we asked for angel hair pasta, the waiter brought spagetti said they don't have angel hair, what Italian restaurant doesn't have angel hair pasta or passes off...More

Thank cruisinmimi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to enjoy Italian food in a nice atmosphere while listening to Italian music. Not a fancy setting; however very clean and authentic appearance.

Thank Greta D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best Italian food in Ocala. You will miss it driving by because it looks like a dark dingy place BUT clean inside. Great staff and THE best food.

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for a pre-anniversary dinner. Carmine's is a great little place hiding within a little strip mall along 200. My wife had veal piccata and I had veal parm. The food was excellent! The veal was so tender and flavorful and the pasta was...More

Thank happyhobo284
Reviewed July 16, 2017

We were in Ocala on a Sunday afternoon and had heard about the place. The food was EXCELLENT.. I have had Chicken Parmigiana all over the country and Carmine's was the BEST..It was served with a side of spaghetti , hot garlic rolls and oil....More

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed July 14, 2017

Generally when you go to a restaurant at dinner time and there are only a couple of cars that usually tells the tale. This place is in a prime location on SR 200. Went inside and will give them credit it is very nice and...More

Thank Stoney B
Reviewed July 11, 2017

We went to Carmine's for a birthday celebration. The service was impeccable; the atmosphere was wonderful, and the food was tremendous. The portions were very generous. We had leftovers for more than one meal after our visit. The lasagna was the best I have ever...More

Thank BubblyBetsy
Reviewed July 5, 2017

Great food which is authentic Italy. Great hospitality greets you at the door. The owner named the place after his grandfather. My wife order lasagna and I ordered the Carmine Combo. Usually food is food and I wolf it down. I took my first bite...More

Thank Orvil T
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

This place is the real deal. Doesn't look like much from the outside but delightful artistic ambiance on the inside. We all enjoyed our pasta dishes, mine being the penne with prosciutto in vodka sauce. Great balance of flavor and pasta cooked perfectly. Served piping...More

Thank Sheryl G
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Though I have been there several times, i decided to write a review after our lunch yesterday. I have to give kudos to Carmines Restaurant about 6 miles west of Ocala on 200. On top of having the best Chicken Parm hero, it came with...More

Thank fastbasser
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Carol M
January 19, 2015|
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Response from MRP57 | Reviewed this property |
We had reservations the first time. By the time we left it was really full.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8810 SW Highway 200, Unit 115, Ocala, FL 34481-7814
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocala
  • Phone Number: +1 352-854-1000
Telephone: 352-854-1000 This is the best kept secret in Ocala!!
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