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Carrabba's Italian Grill

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5690 South Westnedge Avenue, Portage, MI 49002
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Kalamazoo County, Michigan
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144 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great salads and Italian Food. Romantic booths, great service. Extensive menu of original dishes. Nice "fun" bar.

Thank 761rickh
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed spicy wings, chicken marsala and asparagus. The two young ladies who provided service were excellent. Prompt, informative and always upbeat. Wish I lived closer, this would be a regular stop.

Thank Craig h
Lemont, Illinois
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fabulous waitress who offered recommendations on both food and drink. She was charming and very cheerful. Parking was a bit of an issue because they share a lot with another popular restaurant.

Thank Kathy S
Henderson, Kentucky
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love going to Carrabba's when I travel as there is not one in the city that I live near. The food is consistent from one store to the next and the food is great especially the calamari, it is never tough. I never eat lasagna anywhere else.

Thank CathiB50
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We love everything we've had from here. The calamari rings, the meatballs, the steaks, the Marsala.....oh my gosh, the Marsala!!!! Such courteous and professional service, too!! This is our choice for celebrating and special occasions.

Thank Tiger F
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The service and food quality at this location has really declined. It used to be hard to get a table but now tables have been readily available the last 2 times we have been there. The prices seem to have gone up and the food volume has decreased. On the last occasion there we had a table for 8. We... More 

Thank kazoo_traveler49088
Jackson, Michigan
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105 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Stopped off the highway for quick lunch, and was pleasantly surprised by the patio for outdoor seating. They have decorated it in a way, that you don't know that you are in a parking lot. The staff was very pleasant. I ordered the Italian Lettuce Wraps, very nicely done, don't forget to put the oil on them! This red pepper... More 

Thank Hope W
Livonia, Michigan
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

I love their food and their décor in their restaurants are really great!! They have a great menu and you can actually see them preparing your food which is a plus for the customers. The smell coming from the kitchen area was marvelous!

Thank jnes0
Portage, Michigan
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

I took 7 of us to Carrabba's on Westnedge this weekend. I appreciate the call ahead system first of all! Everyone enjoyed their entrees and sides. Our waitresses were most gracious - even though the place was busy (proms in town). I'll be back there again soon.

Thank lhzoeller
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Our food was hot fast to come friendly staffers. We had an awesome time. We will be back soon. We didn't have to wait long we did the call ahead. We had the chicken Marcella, pasta with shrimp and scallops, very good. Bacon wrapped with pork tenderloins. My mouth is watery while writing this. Their house salad and there signature... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 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
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5690 South Westnedge Avenue, Portage, MI 49002
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Portage
  • Phone Number: 12693810607

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