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Carini's Italian Restaurant

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9854 Pacific Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-3213
+1 609-522-7304
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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washington nj
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Did not dine in. Restaurant and take area are separated so did not go into restaurant. Restaurant looked nice looking into from outside. Ordered wraps and sandwiches. I had a steak sandwich was excellent. Would go back if visited Wildwood NJ.

Thank henry m
Elkton, Maryland
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We decided to stop at Carini's for some Italian while in Wildwood. We have spent a week each summer in Wildwood for many years, but never stopped here. We won't stop here again. The food, although 'fine', was nothnig more than the standard Pat's Pizzaria or Season's Pizza Menu items. The interior left us totally unimpressed with little wooden chairs... More 

1 Thank BDReed
Warren, Rhode Island
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90 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner with 6 adults and two children. Everyone here enjoyed their meal. Most of the dishes come with a salad to start which is nice. I had picked cesar dressing and two of the people thought by picking that dressing, they would get a cesar salad. The kids menu had a lot of choices which was nice.... More 

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Dennis Port, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We always order take-out from Carini's when we're at Wildwood. I would definitely recommend the hot sandwiches. The meatball and chicken parmesan sandwiches are particularly good, last year we had the cheesesteak, and this year I tried the cheesesteak sub, and they were all excellent. If you have a big order, though, be sure to check the items before you... More 

Thank cradno
Peekskill, New York
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Have been to this place before and had no problems, but this summer (2016) it was awful. We went in and the wait for a table was over 90 minutes because we had a large party. We totally understood and instead ordered the food take out so we could eat it at our condo. They told us it would be... More 

1 Thank Mike F
Wildwood Crest, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This place came highly recommended, but I can't understand why. I ordered fried calamari and a veal parmigiana sandwich. I have never written a bad review for any establishment but I can't let this pass. The calamari was like rubber and that was the best part of the meal! The veal was tough as shoe leather and tasted terrible. I... More 

Thank primeminister58
Livingston, New Jersey
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95 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We've been here a few times since it's practically around the corner from our condo. Anything we have ordered has been delicious. Friendly service and plenty of seating.

Thank Julie T
Binghamton, New York
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121 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This was the first time I ate in here. I have ordered pizza for take out in past years and it was good. The interior is very plain but clean. OUr waitress was pleasant and attentive. Good prices. I had fried shrimp. My husband had pasta. My daughter had clam sauce which she raved about. I would recommend this restaurant... More 

Thank cathihes
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 August 2016

My wife and our two teenage children were vacationing in Wildwood. We stopped at Carini's and asked how long the wait time was. They said 5 minutes. Then, when they saw I am a wheelchair user, they said to my wife, for a wheelchair it will be 30 minutes. The tables are too close together for a wheelchair to navigate.... More 

1 Thank Jason T
Oswego, New York
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

0n vacation in wildwood crest my daughter wanted pizza for her birthday. The pizza was very good and the prices reasonable. The service wasn't great. We waited quite a while for our bill while the wait staff played on their phones.

1 Thank trobb2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9854 Pacific Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-3213
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Wildwood Crest
  • Phone Number: +1 609-522-7304
Carini's Pizza & Italian Restaurant has served the finest Pizza and Italian Cuisine for over 20 years. We offer sit-down dining in our comfortable dining rooms, easy take-out service, as well as delivery.

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