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Carmela's Italian Restaurant

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138 Main St, Kingston, MA 02364-2233
+1 781-585-2148
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Plymouth Massachusetts
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Carmela's is in my town and I drive by it twice a day as I head to and from work. I attended a business luncheon there but for some reason never considered it a place to dine... too close to home perhaps. Recently, after a busy day for both me and my husband we (he, really as HE does 99%... More 

Thank JuliannaKempton
Kingston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

small restaurant, gets very busy quick, so eat early if you don't want to wait. Excellent food and service. It does get loud in restaurant.

Thank Annmarie B
Cape Cod
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46 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This visit was seriously a 180º turn around from the first time. I was expecting and looking forward to great food and great service. We got neither. We got very slow service and our server kept making excuses that she had a large party and was flat out busy. Drink order took a while, drinks took awhile, and the dinner... More 

Thank goodhelp416
Bristol, Connecticut
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed April 12, 2017

AMAZING!!!!!! AWESOME!!!!!! My husband and I were on a mini vacation and I have dietary needs(I am a strict vegan)and finding places is difficult. My husband call and spoke to Tony and he willing asked the chef to made a portabella mushroom stuffed with spinach in a balsamic glaze and not only did he do that; it was presented in... More 

Thank hpprokop
Kingston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Carmela's is a favorite of my family. We meet there at least once a month and are never disappointed. The meals are always delicious and great prices. We typically dine at the bar because of the great bartenders. Peggy and Jillian on the floor are also great. The only complaint I have is that it takes a long time to... More 

Thank paulamc6
Sandwich, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Nice place, great decor, good food and great service. Went on a Friday night busy but got seated fairly quick. Food was served quick and was absolutely delicious.

Thank mlimone3
Derry, New Hampshire
1 review
Reviewed April 5, 2017

The food was excellent. From the salad to the bread, Chicken Parmesan, Eggplant Parmesan, Meatballs as well as Chicken, Broccoli and Ziti. The service was excellent. The two waitresses couldn't have been nicer. They also let us take home the extra food which was great as many places don't let you do this.

Thank jmorjo
Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Family ordered food delivery for a funeral service. Needless to say the food was outstanding. People who say it's not real Italian food sound like that they have never had real Italian food. I currently live in Italy and have been there for the last 5 years and I can tell you that the food is comparable to the food... More 

Thank AronA78
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Owned by Mama Mia's and we love both restaurants. We always go on Thursdays for Prime Rib night! Service is excellent and even though the parking lot looks full there is a valet.

Thank Bridget H
Kingston, Massachusetts
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150 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Very extensive menu plus lots of great daily specials. Aim is to please all finicky palates and they do. Portions tend to be huge but there are several that are "lighter fare" which is just a half size portion of some of their most popular dishes.

Thank anon3200

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Main St, Kingston, MA 02364-2233
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 781-585-2148

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