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1645 Niagara Falls Blvd, Amherst, NY 14228-2704
+1 716-833-5003
Today
16:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri 16:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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New York
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350 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We arrived at 12:30 pm on a Saturday for lunch. The place was nearly empty, but the hostess tried to put us at a small table in the farthest corner of the restaurant by the rear exit door. I stopped her and said I will sit at a booth. When we first walked in we saw two large banners outside... More 

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Thank luv2travel076
Buffalo, NY
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101 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

This Carrabba's had the same manager for years and I think he must have run a tight ship because we had nothing to complain about. He was always present, frequently stopping by tables to see how everything was. We hadn't been in maybe 6 months and when we returned, things were quite different (new mgr). Things are slower, some parts... More 

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Thank BuffaloKitty
East Amherst, New York
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148 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The food and the menu are very varied and classic Italian. Our server Tanya was exceptional. She deserved the big tip she received. We were 6 adults and 4 children. I had the panko coated chicken with arugula. Excellent. Had enough for the next day.

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Thank Ralph C
Lackawanna
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161 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

my best friend & I went to Carrabba's for dinner before going to the Christmas Tree Shop. and I must say, the food was VERY GOOD and oh so TASTY. get this: we get there, and not too busy but, by the time we left, it was PACKED. best part: I had a 15% coupon---woo hoo!!! we saved $4.80. I... More 

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Thank chickqueene
Kingston, ny
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80 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

This was by far the worst meal I have ever had. I had some form of fried cheese ball. They were burned and greasy. I also had the Margerita Pizza. It was a mess on this crust that looked like a large cracker. The service was excellent but the food was just awful and very, very expensive. I will not... More 

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Tonawanda, New York
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

My friend and I went on a Monday evening to take advantage of their specials. We split an appetizer. For an entrée we both had Tuscan Sirloin and sautéed spinach as well as a salad. For dessert we split the Brûlée Cheesecake. Everything was delicious and done perfectly. We were also there during Happy Hour which was a plus. I... More 

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Thank Kay R
Amherst, New York
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Authentic Italian but not overpowering menu items. Minestrone soup is ideal. Steak, pasta, salads are outstanding. Olive oil with bread basket is awesome.

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Thank GettysburgAlways
Buffalo, New York
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319 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2016

I have become quite the fan of Carrabba's. I am usually (sometimes unfairly so) skeptical of any chain restaurants, especially Italian chains. However, my meals at Carrabba's are always tasty and satisfying! They have a lot of great options on their menu. Their food tastes freshly made, as opposed to reheated. I also really like their cocktail menu! Recommended dishes:... More 

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Thank Jane B
Lewiston, New York
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122 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2016

For a chain restaurant, Carrabba's is particularly good. The drinks are excellent and the food is even better. Our table tried a variety of dishes and everyone was very happy with their choices. Excellent food and excellent service.

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Thank gdomuuse
Silver Creek, New York
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177 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

I love the whole fresh concept of Carrabba's. I am anxious to try their new revised menu but until then one of my current favorites is their Chicken Bryan. On this particular occasion we ordered appetizers only and were very pleased. The wait staff is friendly and accommodating and the food is very tasty. I have to drive over an... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1645 Niagara Falls Blvd, Amherst, NY 14228-2704
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 716-833-5003

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