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“never can go wrong”

Carrabba's Italian Grill
Ranked #196 of 857 Restaurants in Fort Myers
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
laconia new hampshire
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“never can go wrong”
Reviewed April 11, 2013

food is very consistent and good atmosphere is loud but fun' service is always good and servers very pleasant

Visited April 2013
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Geraldton, Canada
Level 5 Contributor
65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Simply Italian”
Reviewed March 29, 2013

All your great dishes with so many flavors I quite enjoyed it. The service was excellent, wait staff attentive,buss boys busy, hostess very polite. All that and not bad prices. I hope they share the tips as everybody seemed to pitch in.

  • Visited March 2013
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Ithaca, New York
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Pleasant surprise!”
Reviewed March 29, 2013

Creative and delicious food. They gave us freebie food samples. Fair prices. Good ambience. Service was good.

Visited March 2013
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Haliburton, Canada
Level 6 Contributor
146 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
“Really good!”
Reviewed March 25, 2013

The first time I went to this Carrabbas was to meet friends who knew of the place and arranged the meeting. The next three times was because it was soooo good I had to go back! I wish we had them in Canada. This particular restaurant is the only Carrabbas that I have been to so hopefully it is representative of the others.

I found the food excellent every time. Whether steak, grilled chicken, pasta or that fantastic chicken parmesan I enjoyed it every time. Salads were also very good. And I love the warm bread and oil dip that arrives just as you are seated. One one occasion there were six of us and every one found everything excellent. Service was also very good each time. On some nights there are special wine deals that are very worthwhile. The wine selection is quite extensive for a chain restaurant and a reasonable price too.

One "downer" occurred during a lunch outing where we were given lunch menus and ordered lunch items but were delivered dinner portions and charged for dinner prices. The waiter was quick to apologize (once we pointed it out) and he modified the bill accordingly. We couldn't imagine how that error could occur since it was lunch time and a lunch menu.

Carrabbas is definitely a step above the regular chain restaurants - nice interior and ambience, cloth napkins, professional servers, etc. but the atmosphere was relaxed and welcoming. It was always busy (not surprising) but never resulted in slow service or poor food. Definitely recommended and we will definitely return next time we are down that way.

  • Visited February 2013
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Brockville, Canada
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Great food, good service”
Reviewed March 17, 2013

Had a thoroughly enjoyable meal with the family at Carrabba's in Fort Meyers. Professional bar staff and waiter, very decent house wine, lovely calamari appetizer, and great entrees. Not too pricey either. Would return.

  • Visited March 2013
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