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Carrabba's Italian Grill

1430 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1710
+1 954-760-4281
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
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1430 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1710
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I probably would keep walking. This is a busy place with a pretty average menu- better options in the neighborhood.

Thank Spasister
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Carrabba's is a chain restaurant and I am not a big fan of chain restaurants because of the variation in management and upkeep from restaurant to restaurant. They also generally get things in Frozen instead of fresh and I usually would rather have fresh food....More

Thank dbbohner
Carrabbas, Guest Relations Manager at Carrabba's Italian Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, We're glad to hear you enjoyed dining with us. We pride ourselves in fresh, made-from-scratch dishes. We hope you will join us again soon! Sincerely, Amy Carrabba's Italian Grill

Reviewed 31 August 2017

My husband and I discovered this place the first night of our vacation. It was delicious! They have the best coffee I have ever had - it should definitely be marketed. We ended going there 3 times during our stay and each time it did...More

Thank lrbreen14
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Besides the amazingly beautiful place, you find there friendly waiters and excellent food, a real taste of Italy right in the heart of Fort Lauderdale. And with free parking!

Thank António R
Reviewed 17 August 2017

cosy dim atmosphere with lots of wood and italian decor. seating is varied with large tables and booths. we were seated right away and served by several staff. menu is traditional Italian with lots of variety. many italian patrons confirm authenticity. portions are a good...More

Thank steve c
Reviewed 8 August 2017

There were 38 of us and the food was ok. The server had his hands full with the 16 of us at the table. They had 3 servers serving 38 people.

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because it was recommended by the front desk clerk at Embassy Suites down the street where we stayed. On a scale from 1 to 10 I would give their food at 7. I just wasn't a big fan of it. The...More

Thank fatdes
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Absolutely yummy, If you like seafood please try the very authentic Cioppino! Oh my gosh, it is so so so good. Clams, scallops, mussels, fish all swimming in a rich tomato broth (ask the waiter to put some parmesan on too) wow is it good!...More

Thank Diana W
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Came here the night before leaving from the Port Everglades terminal. Food was average but our server was over-the-top fantastic.

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We were a large group and they accommodated us with no problem. We did have some minor issues with food preparation but the manager was more than gracious in addressing those issues. I would highly recommend going here. We will definitely be back next time...More

Thank merriken21136
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1430 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1710
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-760-4281
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