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Carrabba's Italian Grill

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5515 E Fowler Ave, Temple Terrace, FL 33617-2225
+1 813-989-3898
11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Waltham, Massachusetts
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104 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate several dinners here and were pleased by all the dishes - seafood and chicken. Service was a bit erratic but this may not be common.

Thank kma5000
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I must say the food and service was amazing. The salmon dish was a must, since I don't eat meat. The portion was plentiful and our waiter was excellent. Highly recommend.

Thank Melissa A
Ocala, Florida
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342 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This particular area of Tampa seems to be completely dominated by chain restaurants. But when you're a stranger in big town, that's not a bad thing. My wife and I were staying overnight in the area and wanted some comfort food. I scoured the TA site and found nothing bet chains near where we were staying. We had eaten an... More 

Thank OcalaTraveler2011
East Lansing, Michigan
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2017

I like going to Carraba's because they consistently serve good food. Their wide variety of dishes in their menu just makes me want to go back and try each one. Their pizzas are great!

Thank Jennifer G
Okemos, Michigan
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162 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Carrabba's is a go to place in any city for people celebrating an occasion or even for those that are not. The service size is pretty good that ordering an appetizer can be skipped. The service is friendly and courteous.

Thank Nomadic_Thoughts
2 reviews
Reviewed February 26, 2017

went to restaurant for dinner. Great choices for children. Portions large. Took some back to our hotel. Clam sauce was good. Tomato and mozzarella was excellent. Chicken Marsala good. Salad fresh. Minestrone was hearty and fresh. Noise level was energy filled

Thank Jeanne F
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed December 29, 2016

If you have been to one Carrabba's you have been to them all. It is what you would expect, good food casual dining. It beats Olive Garden by a mile.

Thank Gary F
Tampa, Florida
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Yes it's a chain but the food is always good here, and the staff friendly. Hard to say anything negative here.

Thank Doug V
Fort Myers, Florida
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 27, 2016

First time to Carrabbas. Visit on Monday night, which some would call a tradition for serving Italian. Got there around 6pm, Good crowd and was promptly seated, in a booth which the wife likes. Servings were good and plentiful. Tried the special where you pick either an appitizer or desert then an entree and soup or salad. We had lasagna... More 

Thank John L
Jensen Beach, Florida
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538 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,060 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Located along Fowler Avenue not far from Bush Gardens, is a well-designed and efficiently operated Carrabba’s. As a party of five, we were immediately seated and attended to for lunch. A server named “Vinny” did an excellent job. There is a lunch menu section with a number of small plate items. Everyone enjoyed what they had. Chicken soup and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5515 E Fowler Ave, Temple Terrace, FL 33617-2225
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Temple Terrace
  • Phone Number: +1 813-989-3898

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