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Carmine's Cafe

8810 SW Highway 200, Unit 115, Ocala, FL 34481-7814
+1 352-854-1000
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“grouper” (15 reviews)
“bread” (21 reviews)
“manicotti” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8810 SW Highway 200, Unit 115, Ocala, FL 34481-7814
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Generally when you go to a restaurant at dinner time and there are only a couple of cars that usually tells the tale. This place is in a prime location on SR 200. Went inside and will give them credit it is very nice and...More

1  Thank Stoney B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We went to Carmine's for a birthday celebration. The service was impeccable; the atmosphere was wonderful, and the food was tremendous. The portions were very generous. We had leftovers for more than one meal after our visit. The lasagna was the best I have ever...More

Thank BubblyBetsy
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Great food which is authentic Italy. Great hospitality greets you at the door. The owner named the place after his grandfather. My wife order lasagna and I ordered the Carmine Combo. Usually food is food and I wolf it down. I took my first bite...More

Thank OrvilT
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This place is the real deal. Doesn't look like much from the outside but delightful artistic ambiance on the inside. We all enjoyed our pasta dishes, mine being the penne with prosciutto in vodka sauce. Great balance of flavor and pasta cooked perfectly. Served piping...More

Thank Sheryl G
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Though I have been there several times, i decided to write a review after our lunch yesterday. I have to give kudos to Carmines Restaurant about 6 miles west of Ocala on 200. On top of having the best Chicken Parm hero, it came with...More

Thank fastbasser
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Great place to eat at a reasonable price. Excellent service, large portions and very tasty! Great for family and friends!

Thank Eric N
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Sweet Gracie was the hostess for a meaningful celebration at Carmine's. There were nine of us who had wine, dinner and desert together. An evening to remember! Angelo (owner) greeted us with his famous 'bear hugs' and that big Italian smile. Angelo always makes us...More

Thank Janis H
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Carmines has the best fresh mozzarella !!! The menu is wonderful and I want to try everything! The owner is on site and always available to chat. Our favorite !!!

Thank dokdeb
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Great food and generous portions. Will definitely go back and try more dishes. The veal Marsala was great! We also had veal francese! Wonderful salad dressing and service was fast and on point!

Thank lizziestl
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Stopped in with friends, for a taste of real Italian tonight. Service was good, drinks, ice water w/lemon brought almost immediately to our table. We all ordered. Wife had salmon (no surprise) our friend had Grouper (he gave it high marks), the other had Veal...More

Thank Gary U
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Carol M
20 January 2015|
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Response from MRP57 | Reviewed this property |
We had reservations the first time. By the time we left it was really full.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8810 SW Highway 200, Unit 115, Ocala, FL 34481-7814
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocala
  • Phone Number: +1 352-854-1000
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