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Carrabba's Italian Grill

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12990 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3821
+1 239-433-0877
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Lehigh Acres, Florida
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209 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not an italian food fan, but my friend likes italian food so had to come here with him. The calamari appetizer was good tho. However, the alfredo was so-so, could have more flavor in it and more sauce. Also, waited a little bit long for the food.

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Thank Bobbyaisss
Bloomington, Minnesota
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

There is only so much fish that U can eat! Our waitress , Kylie , was friendly and Attentive.my filet with the Sicilian butter was excellent ! And the asparagus was cooked perfectly. My husband enjoyed the mahi mahi with mashed potatoes . The happy hour wine was an extra perk.

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Thank PattiAbloom
Fort Myers, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This Carrabba's restaurant is the best we have experienced on the east coast. The food is extraordinary. That is the direct result of the cooks and others who work behind the scenes. The manager, assistant manager and wait staff are working to make the dining experience ideal.

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Thank 48Bigdog
New Hampshire
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134 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Took my daughter and her BF here to celebrate both of their 21st birthdays. The server was attentive and fun and helped them choose a cocktail they would enjoy. There were free birthday desserts (and a free app for me as it was my first visit) . I was not expecting to crow about the food in a chain restaurant... More 

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Thank madgardener55
Fort Myers, Florida
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130 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My friend chose as he'd enjoyed visits to other Carrabba restaurants, but he was also disappointed. Service was poor-slow and not friendly. The food was not enjoyable-over cooked pasta with little sauce. The wine was pretty grim too!

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Thank Sheila S
Fort Myers, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The calamari appetizer is the best. It was cooked just enough to be tender. The bread was hot and crispy, The dipping olive oil had too much spice causing you to cough. I ordered Pasta Weesie. It was an alfredo sauce with tender shrimp and mushrooms. Quite yummy.The included Caesar salad was cold and crispy. My date order Filet mignon.... More 

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Thank sunshinestate001
North Attleboro, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I was so disappointed in Carrabbas in Fort Myers tonight that I won't go back. We went last year and it was fair, but we decided to give it another chance because at one time it was one of our favorite places. We got there early and beat the crowd and were seated immediately. The salad was passable, but the... More 

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Thank jeand576
Regina, Canada
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431 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

This was our third visit to this restaurant and it was the third time we had an issue with our meal. The food is tasty but it was cold. We complained and we had to wait but were given a hot replacement plus they took it off our bill. Thank you for that. Tonight there were several people complaining to... More 

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Thank Holly5_12
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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71 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Carrabba's is Carrabba's but I will say this place gets packed. The early birds usually get the good seats at the bar and stay for the various offerings that are good and servings are ample. My favorites include the chicken dishes, always juicy and the sauces complimentary. The pasta is good, and enough for two people. Try it, you'll like... More 

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Thank Janice6141953
Naples, Florida
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275 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

To stop here, or the Olive Garden nearby. Chose Carraba's for a late lunch, and are still puzzled by what we experienced. PROs - Food was perfectly okay. Meatball sandwich & soup combo was hot, tasty & reasonably priced. Chicken Pladina was equally tasty. Fortunately, the food was hot, because... CONs - You could have hung sides of beef in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12990 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3821
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-433-0877

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