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Carini's Italian Restaurant

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4204 Division Hwy, Blue Ball, PA 17506
+1 717-354-4025
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Bowmansville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Wifey and I had an excellent lunch experience today in Blue Ball, Pa....one of many small towns one passes through in Lancaster County's farming country; historical home of New Holland Farm Equipment just a mile or two to the west on rte. 23...(and many employees there travel those short miles east at lunch time) to partake of the great...yes, I... More 

Thank Wonderbeard
Penn Yan, New York
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76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Ordered lasagna because it was a special WITH a meatball. Came without. "Well you have to say you want the special " OMG girl My boyfriend asked for italian with crumbled blue cheese on salad, got a pkg of Ken's creamy blue cheese. Portion of lasagna was quite a bit smaller than most other places.

Thank baker1576
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to Carini's tonight for a private dinner without the kids after a long day at work. We were extremely disappointed with the service that we received. Our server was pleasant enough but she did not follow-up after our appetizer was dropped off (I had to ask for more napkins, and my husband had to get... More 

Thank Renee F
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

This place is not due ANY stars!!!! Was treated HORRIBLY earlier this evening. My family and I were hungry and although we could've stopped anywhere along RT.23 but chose Carini's as it was my husband's fav place until tonight! We ordered subs, BLT, Meatball, Turkey and an Italian ! The Italian sub my husband and I split, it was PATHETIC.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Stopped in there while passing by with my wife they were about to close but the owner insisted we sit and eat. The food was VERY good and the man knows customer service

Thank Brian R
New Holland, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

A solid family choice for a decent meal and a good price. The owners are there and they seem to care about their food and the quality. They use good ingredients and even have some gluten free items.

Thank Rick L
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

This place has the best pizza in the area much better that Brooklyn pizza down the street. Sandwiches and wings just ok. Never tried the main courses. Staff is friendly enough.

Thank Kim P
Hagerstown, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

I was driving through and saw this place so I decided to give it a try. The food was not bad....I would definitely go back for the taste. As I was sitting waiting for my inattentive waitress to bring me my check AND a refill (I had been dry for more than half of my meal....she never came, I had... More 

Thank Mfclingan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

Carini's has great food and is very typical of the other Italian eatery's in our area. What makes them better..I like the staff! Super friendly and always accommodating. You get the sense that the employees (or family) that make up the staff enjoy working there and they are always pleasant and upbeat. I'm not crazy about the atmosphere as its... More 

Thank Sharon E
DelCo, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

The pizza crust is wonderful as are the garlic knots. The wings are done up crispy with just the right amount of spice. We even asked them to make us garlic fries - the best!

Thank Kim T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4204 Division Hwy, Blue Ball, PA 17506
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Blue Ball
  • Phone Number: +1 717-354-4025

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