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Carrabba's Italian Grill

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4209 Sycamore Dairy Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303-4562
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Spring Lake, North Carolina
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159 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Me and the wife went to Carrabba's last weekend for dinner. Our dining experience was much better than our last visit. We were promptly seated, and our server (Alex) came right over and took our drink order. We ordered the calamari as an appetizer to share, which was very good. We ordered the pasta wiese, and the prosciutto wrapped shrimp... More 

Thank guestspeakers
San Antonio, Texas
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107 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

The pasta bar is the best place to sit! Not only do you get excellent service, delicious food and a great view of the chefs, it's the chefs that really make it special. We have been to this location at least once a month for the past year. We are planning to move out of the area so we have... More 

Thank JenandBenHan
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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128 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Each time I return to Carrabba's I find something new to try. I have never been disappointed with the service or the quality of the food. Cararabba's is the best place for a special occasion.

Thank Madeline103119148
Bronx, New York
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

What I love about the south is that everyone is so overly friendly and nice, however that didn't carry over to this spot. The waitress seemly offbeat, probably ready to go home, tired. Even the party next to us asked if the waitress seemed bothered or didn't want to be there. We agreed something wasn't right. Which is a shame.... More 

Thank KatMolina
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We've been to this Carrabba's twice. Both experiences provided terrible service and really mediocre food. Worst part is, it's not super cheap either. For a comparable price you could get MUCH better food at Little Italy in Fayetteville. Service: Waitresses seem like high school girls who aren't very interested in genuinely taking care of their customers. Both visits here, our... More 

Thank Jennifer S
Carrabbas, Manager at Carrabba's Italian Grill, responded to this review

Ciao Jennifer, We are very concerned about your visit. This should have been handled much better. We'd like to review this further if you could please take a moment to send me an email at homeoffice@carrabbas.com with the subject "TripAdvisor - Fayetteville, NC". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Amy Carrabba's Italian Grill More 

Fayetteville, North Carolina
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Always packed, seems to take forever to get your food. It's not the best Italian restaurant in town. I'd recommend several others first.

1 Thank ChatyC126
Christiansburg, Virginia
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65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Good service, choices of seating arrangements, adequate parking. Food was good Italian fare. Good portions and all you can eat bread with oil dipping for flavor.

Thank Robert C
College Station, Texas
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463 reviews
383 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

The wait was 10-15 minutes, so I just grabbed an empty seat at the kitchen counter. It took a second for a server to pick me up as it seems to be kind of whoever comes along and wants to take counter customers, but from then on, she provided excellent service. The food was all excellent and fresh as well.... More 

Thank JPC451
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

I ordered shrimp fettuccine at the bar and was predictably nice. The wine was fine. The bartender was extremely nice. If you want a low-key chain restaurant with decent pasta, okay, here you go.

Thank Shakespeare'sSister
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

I haven't visited this Carrabbas in over a year. The last dining experience was quite good as the food was excellent, not any more. I ordered the wood fired pizza with pepperoni, mushrooms and olives, the pizza was not properly cooked as the entire center area was soggy and mushy. It did not have the crispy crust I remembered was... More 

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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
Average prices
$20 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 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
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4209 Sycamore Dairy Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303-4562
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: 910-486-9300

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