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Carmine Jonestown Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $26
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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TO START
Mushroom Ripieni
Mushrooms stuffed with Italian cheeses & spinach. Served with marinara
Bruschetta
Toasty bread topped with fresh herbs, tomato, & garlic
Meatball Sliders
Homemade mini-bread stuffed with meatballs
Garlic Knots
Homemade dough baked with our garlic & herb blend. Served with marinara
Calamari Fritti
Hand battered calamari, lightly fried. Served with lemon & marinara
Mozzarella in Carozza
Mozzarella fried to a crisp & topped with our creamy pink sauce
Mussels
Mussels sautéed in a choice of white wine or marinara, served with toasted bread
Carmine's Wings
Ten wings smothered in our signature wing sauce. Served with celery & ranch
SALAD & SOUP
Available Dressings - House, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Creamy Italian, Oil & Vinegar, Ranch, Bleu Cheese, Honey Mustard
Garden
Lettuce, onion, tomato, green olive. Available in Large, Small
Wedge
A wedge of iceberg with onion, tomato, walnuts, bacon & gorgonzola crumbles
Grilled or Fried Chicken
A choice of grilled or fried chicken, lettuce, tomato, onion, & olive
Caesar
Croutons, parmigiano, Caesar dressing & lettuce. Available in Large, Small
Caprese
Sliced tomatoes layered with fresh mozzarella, fresh basil & olive oil. Finished with balsamic glaze
Soup
Available in Bowl, Cup
Seafood
A choice of grilled salmon, grilled shrimp, or grilled scallops, over a bed of lettuce, walnuts, gorgonzola, tomatoes & onion
Steak
'Cut of the day' steak over a bed of lettuce, walnuts, gorgonzola, tomatoes & onion
ADD ON'S & SIDES
Chicken
Shrimp
Lobster Tail
Meatballs
Sea Scallops
Grilled Salmon
Spinach
Mushrooms
Broccoli
Bread & Oil
CARMINE'S KITCHEN COLLECTION
Filet Mignon
An 8 oz. filet cooked to your preference in a brandy reduction with caramelized onions & mushrooms. Served over braised short rib ravioli
Osso Bucco
Slowly braised veal shank, fall-off-the bone tender in seasoned pan sauce with penne pasta
Stuffed Salmon
A filet of salmon stuffed with a creamy blend of spinach, & Italian cheeses, sautéed with capers & fresh garlic in our fresh lemon sauce with linguine
Pork Chop
A tenderized pork chop stuffed with our house blend of cheeses, & spinach, bedded over cheese ravioli & drenched in Quattro Formaggi
Fiocchi
House made pasta filled with Italian cheeses & sweet pear, topped with a blend of cream & four Italian cheeses, garnished with walnuts
Mahi Mahi Mediterranean
Grilled mahi mahi sautéed with calamata olives, capers, fresh cherry tomato sauce & garlic
Seafood Carmines
Carmine's signature taste of the Mediterranean Sea; sea scallops, black tiger shrimp, mussels, lobster tail & calamari slowly cooked in Carmine's family recipe marinara & served with your choice of pasta
SEAFOOD
Available Pasta Selections - Angel Hair, Penne, Linguini, Fettuccini, Spaghetti, Whole Grain Spaghetti or Raw Spinach. Gluten Free Pasta Upgrade - Gluten Free Penne. Shrimp, Lobster Tail, Scallops, Salmon, Calamari, or Mussels
Fra Diavolo
A flavorful & fiery marinara sauce. Accompanied by a choice of pasta
Piccata
Our signature lemon sauce with fresh diced garlic & capers. Served with a choice of pasta
Chardonnay
Specially selected chardonnay wine sautéed with tasty kalamata olives, capers & diced tomatoes. Accompanied by a choice of pasta
Cardinale
Roasted red peppers & fresh basil in our creamy pink sauce, served over a choice of pasta
Scampi
Fresh & tangy lemon sauce with notes of butter & diced garlic. Bedded over a choice of pasta
CHICKEN OR VEAL
Marsala
Marsala wine sauce with mushrooms. Served with a choice of pasta
Pizzaiola
Black olives, capers & mushrooms sautéed with marinara sauce. Accompanied by a choice of pasta
Fra Diavolo
A flavorful & fiery marinara sauce served with a choice of pasta
Parmigiana
Breaded & baked with mozzarella. Accompanied by a choice of pasta topped with sweet tomato sauce
Cacciatore
Marinara sauce with peas, onions, mushrooms & garlic. Served with a choice of pasta
Saltimbocca alla Romana
Covered with spinach, prosciutto & melted mozzarella cheese. Sautéed with mushrooms in our white wine sauce. Bedded over a choice of pasta. Available in Chicken, Veal
Piccata
Our signature lemon sauce with fresh diced garlic & capers. Served with a choice of pasta
SPECIALTY SAUCES
Tomato, Marinara, or Meat
Family recipe house sauces; Sweet tomato, chunky marinara or ground beef meat sauce. Add Meatballs or Sausage for an additional charge
Alfredo
Italian cheeses blended in white cream sauce
Alla Vodka
Mushrooms & onions in our creamy pink sauce
Carbonara
Bacon, diced onions & egg sautéed in a satiny white cream sauce
Saracena
Italian sausage, prosciutto & mushrooms in creamy pink sauce
Al Pesto
Pesto sautéed with cream & garnished with walnuts
Quattro Formaggi
Four aged Italian cheeses blended with cream
Del Bosciaolo
Marinara sauce sautéed with basil, broccoli, eggplant, roasted peppers & mushrooms. Topped with melted mozzarella
Primavera
Fresh diced tomatoes, broccoli, spinach & mushrooms in white cream sauce
Arrabiata
Black olives, capers, mushrooms, prosciutto & tomatoes in marinara
RAVIOLI
Braised Short Rib
Slow cooked Bolognese sauce with sweet peas & a touch of cream over braised short rib ravioli
Crab Bella Napoli
Fresh sautéed broccoli, shrimp & diced tomatoes served over a bed of crab ravioli in our creamy pink sauce
Butternut Squash
Sweet butternut squash ravioli topped with a rich creamed butternut squash sauce
Lobster
Squid ink pasta filled with lobster in creamy tomato bisque with diced onions & black tiger shrimp
BAKED SPECIALTIES
Baked Spaghetti
A choice of House Sauce over pasta baked with mozzarella
Eggplant Parmigiana
Eggplant baked with mozzarella & served with a choice of pasta in tomato sauce
Gnocchi Sorrento
Potato gnocchi tossed with fresh basil, tasty meat sauce & melted mozzarella
Baked Cheese Ravioli
Italian cheese ravioli in a choice of House Sauce. Baked with mozzarella cheese
Cannelloni
Pasta tubes filled with seasoned ground beef, baked with mozzarella & topped with meat sauce
Manicotti
Ricotta filled pasta tubes, baked with mozzarella & tomato sauce
Beef Lasagna
Layers of ground beef & cheese baked with mozzarella & meat sauce
Chicken Lasagna
Chicken, broccoli & cheeses layered with pasta, topped with mozzarella & creamy pink sauce
Baked Ziti
Penne pasta with ricotta cheese, baked with mozzarella & tomato sauce
PIZZA & HOUSE CREATIONS
Toppings: Pepperoni - Sausage - Meatball - Hamburger - Ham - Bacon - Green Pepper - Mushroom - Onion - Black Olive - Eggplant - Spinach - Broccoli - Anchovies - Fresh Garlic - Tomatoes
Thin Crust Personal
Cheese, toppings additional charge
Thin Crust Large
Cheese, toppings additional charge
Large Sicilian Style
Cheese, toppings additional charge
Gluten Free Pizza
Cheese, toppings additional charge
Stromboli
Steak, Chicken, Vegetarian or Traditional. Available in Large, Small
Calzone
Filled with ricotta, mozzarella & sliced ham. Available in Large, Small
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Reviewed September 10, 2019 via mobile

Dinner was great. Food was delicious and fair priced. The pasta was very good. Great bread and the meat sauce marinara is on point.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank glasmantravels
Reviewed April 6, 2019

Terrible service Staff just doesn't care! I ordered an order of Linguine and got Spaghetti I wanted to order a meatball and a sausage but was told I had to order six meatballs and three sausage!!! Meatballs were hard and not edible sausage was awful...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank RAY P
Reviewed March 26, 2019

We visited Winston Salem for a family weekend get away. We decided to eat at Carmine Jonestown italian restaurnt. We were seated quickly and there were only 5 other tables in the whoe restuarant. Some already had their food and some were still waiting. Our...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DianaQY19
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

Picked up a carry out from Carmine’s last night and I thought it tasted great. Nevertheless, I can only award 3 stars instead of 4 for two reasons. First, I ordered garlic as a topping, but there was almost none. Secondly, the price was too...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank krkoeval
Reviewed January 6, 2019

I’m usually hesitant to eat Italian food at restaurants but I was very pleasantly surprised by Carmine’s. I had the Chicken Parmesan and it was delicious. There was a large enough portion that I was able to make 2 meals of the serving.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kathyb787
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Update to previous reviews: This used to be one of our favorite restaurants. Great food, very inexpensive. Over the years the prices have increased and the portions have gotten smaller. That's fine but you better be putting out a quality product. On a visit last...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Fifth time have had dinner at Carmine’s and each time I leave feeling it is okay but never reaches its potential. Took almost an hour to have food served and my tea was never refilled. Two of the 5 of us ordered lasagna and both...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank gary p
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food and even better service. There were 8 of us there celebrating our sons 20th birthday. We will be going back for another visit really soon.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 32denisek
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

This is the best Italian restaurant in Winston-Salem in my opinion. Carmine runs a nice place and has consistently great food and service. The bruschetta is killer and the choices for vegetarians are very nice. From the freshest salad to perfectly cooked pasta, you cannot...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank janicewriting6
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Terrible service, waited over an hour for the food and when we said something about it got told off and threatened by “management”. Don’t ever ever come here if you want to be treated like a paying customer. And, the food was not good and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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