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Caruso's Restaurant

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2435 N 200 W, between Crooked Lake and Lake James, Angola, IN 46703-9147
+1 260-833-2617
Sun 16:00 - 20:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 14:00
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Angola, Indiana
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We live in Angola but with our busy lives we don't go out to eat much at home. We had family in town from Florida and decided to visit Caruso's and I forgot how good it was. We all ordered something different and everything was amazing. You have to get an extra order of the breadsticks with cheese! We stopped... More 

Thank angie7612
Coldwater, Michigan
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent and the atmosphere fine .Our experience was enhanced by the excellent service afforded by our waitress , who was delightful..

Thank D-Coyle42092
Edon, Ohio
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

bland, long wait, bland, no flavor, bland and did I say no flavor. The Alfredo sauce tastes like flour and water. Service was okay once we were finally seated, and there was plenty of open tables, not sure what the wait was about. Poor lighting, bland food.

Thank Thomas D
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The best home grown Italian restaurant around! Several visits have made me a die hard fan. Pasta? Incredible. Ambience? Amazing. Staff? Top notch. Breadsticks? To die for. Enjoy.

Thank amyscribner
LaGrange, Indiana
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

A friend of mine had never been here to eat and I talked her into eating here. She wanted to go to Bob Evans or Pizza Hut, man, I wish I would have listened to her. We didn't pay attention to the time, so yes, we did the unthinkable, we walked into this restaurant at 1:45 on a Thursday afternoon!... More 

Thank grandmacookin
Management response:

We are sorry that you were disappointed with your visit. Our recipes and staff for over 40 years remain the same. If you would be so kind as to contact us by phone, we would like to talk with you about your next visit. More 

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If you are looking for superb Italian cuisine, this is THE restaurant to visit. Caruso's has been in the Angola area for forty years, and they continue to provide excellent food to its patrons. I recommend their pasta, and their salmon streak - "acquolina in bocca"! - so good! My wife is a bit more adventurous, enjoys their salads and... More 

Thank Jim H
Angola, Indiana
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This is one of our favorite restaurants. We can count on good food and good service. Summer fun and Caruso go hand and hand.

Thank Bettie W
Cedar Lake, Indiana
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Trip Advisor was correct again. This place was just right. Food was great, wait staff was friendly and the prices were fair. A wide range of food selection, able to please everyone. Our group of 15 was just that...... Pleased.

Thank Michael G
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Service was friendly and prompt. Ambiance was very nice. Pizza was good, but if you are looking for Chicago style deep dish pizza, this was not it!

Thank Betty H
Angola, Indiana
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

First visit to Caruso's, food, and service were average at best. Not the best way to spend $50.00 Not sure if I would return based on the visit. Breadsticks however were awesome, they were fresh and hot.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2435 N 200 W, between Crooked Lake and Lake James, Angola, IN 46703-9147
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Angola
  • Phone Number: +1 260-833-2617
Family-owned and operated full service restaurant since 1976. Family friendly and full-service bar with Italian and American cuisine. Full menu is available for takeout. Gluten free menu available.

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