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Carrabba's Italian Grill

5312 New Hope Commons, Durham, NC 27707
+1 919-401-5950
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“pasta” (9 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5312 New Hope Commons, Durham, NC 27707
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In town for a lacrosse camp and us parents ran out to eat without the kids. I've never been to Carrabbas before so I can't compare, but I had an enjoyable experience. My food was delicious, my drink was as well... Our wait was short,...More

Thank bcslider
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Very slow service! Would give a review but yet to my order!.. finally received service and food.. food was good.. but overall service was lacking, especially since they were slowMore

Thank cox_randall
Carrabbas, Manager at Carrabba's Italian Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Hello, We can do better than this. We'd like to review this further if you could please take a moment to send me an email at homeoffice@carrabbas.com with the subject "TripAdvisor - Durham, NC". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Lacey Carrabba's Italian...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Service here was really, really, really bad. I came here for a business lunch and was excited for some great Italian food. As we arrived at 12:45pm for our lunch meeting we questioned whether they were even open because there were literally only 4 cars...More

Thank Monica H
Carrabbas, Guest Relations Manager at Carrabba's Italian Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Hello Monica, We hate to hear that your visit was so disappointing. We'd like to review this further if you could please take a moment to send me an email at homeoffice@carrabbas.com with the subject "TripAdvisor - Durham, NC". We can then correspond directly over...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We love Carrabbas and have been to this location last January before my daughters surgery. We live 2 hours away and arrived tonight in chapel hill for her 2nd surgery and decided to go back to carrabbas because it's our 3 year old daughters favorite....More

Thank Shandy S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the food and service. Was with a large group and the waiter was outstanding. Loved the Sicilian Chicken soup as a starter and had the Veal Chop. It was large enough for me to take half home and eat it the next day....More

Thank ABF49ER
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

It is okay, but definitely not something to be overly excited about. Had spaghetti and meatballs. The noodles were overcooked, the sauce was runny and the meatballs were bland. Basic chain quality. Not terrible but I would not go back.

Thank henash98
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Visiting in the area and looking for a place near the Hilton Homewood Suites on Mt. Moriah Rd. to eat. Carrabba's was just across the street. We'd been there a few years ago, but this time was different. Lots of people on a Friday night...More

Thank sgw44
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Went there on a Wed. night. They had pizza and wine special. Didn't get any wine but my son got a pizza, pretty cheap, and loved it. My seafood was excellent and my wife liked her pasta. Service was great. Didn't give it five stars...More

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Greeting in entry to restaurant was how many in your party. Restaurant was not at busy. Wait staff was unfriendly, snippy. She rushed our salad, bread was not sliced and when we asked for more bread, she did not bring it until our entrees came...More

Thank RFW101
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I've been to a few Carrabba's over the years, and this was the least impressive. Although the service was nice and prompt, the food was really just bland.

Thank Jennifer V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
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: 5312 New Hope Commons, Durham, NC 27707
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-401-5950
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