We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Carmines Italian Restaurant

525 W 1st Ave, Kennewick, WA 99336-3924
+1 509-396-7890
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (58 reviews)
“italian sausage” (14 reviews)
“bread” (30 reviews)
Closed Now
$$ - $$$
525 W 1st Ave, Kennewick, WA 99336-3924
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (263)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 262 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

THE people are very friendly. The meal is served family style and also great eating. Charming decor, with lots pictures from Itaity,plus family ,from the time they cane to the States.

Thank Vera B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went out for a friend's birthday and honestly it was amazing. Delicious food, the menu made ordering so easy. We ordered 2 small servings of the ravioli and rigatoni and all four of us were well fed. The salad and unlimited bread and desert we...More

Thank candypandyc3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was great, and we especially enjoyed talking with Carmine. When we visit the Trip Cities again, we will certainly go there again.

Thank _bobpoindex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Carmine’s is a very welcoming place that reminds you of big family get togethers with the homelike atmosphere. The food is authentic and quite good. Best ravioli and red sauce I have ever had. The staff is very friendly and Carmine personally greets every guest...More

Thank Kurt A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is so homey feeling, the music, the people, the atmosphere is amazing. We got to talk to Carmine and he said his recipes are from 1915 and haven't changed, we LOVED that. They serve two options of dinner per night and each night...More

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best Italian food on the eastern side of the state. This our second visit to Carmine’s and it is an awesome experience.

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

You walk in and you're immediately a part of the family! The food is delicious and generous! A converted home with real generational pictures on every wall! A must do when in Kennewick!

Thank tdgreeley
Reviewed 8 April 2018

my wife and i happened upon Carmines.small with a warm atmosphere. the ravioli was terrific.Carmine was a great raconteur. and the meatballs--an old family recipe ,we were told that was adhered to by Mark the chef were excellent.a very pleasant experience.

Thank larfer2017
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This was our first visit to Carmine's. From the moment we walked through the door we were treated like guests in their home. The meal is old school comfort Italian, simple and filling, and delicious. The wait staff were relaxed and friendly, and even the...More

Thank virginiabU7379NW
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Carmine’s is a truly authentic Italian experience. Only two entree choices per night. After all, you wouldn’t get invited over to Grandma’s for Sunday dinner and ask her why she was only making one meal! Carmine is full of stories and charm. The food is...More

Thank Devon J
Nearby HotelsSee all 17 hotels in Kennewick
Clover Island Inn Kennewick
290 reviews
1.70 km away
Econo Lodge
41 reviews
2.55 km away
Days Inn by Wyndham Kennewick
70 reviews
2.65 km away
Kennewick Suites
210 reviews
3.20 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Foodies Brick & Mortar
122 reviews
.35 km away
Ice Harbor Brewing Company
73 reviews
.60 km away
38 reviews
.82 km away
Nearby Attractions
Gesa Carousel of Dreams
101 reviews
5.51 km away
Columbia Park
161 reviews
2.22 km away
Franklin County Historical Museum
18 reviews
3.79 km away
9/11 World Trade Center Memorial Monument
100 reviews
5.70 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
25 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Joyce A | Property representative |
We do not stock gluten free, however, we are happy to cook your own when you have a reservation and we know ahead of the gathering. Thank you.
24 March 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from NotQuiteDone | Reviewed this property |
It's in that range. I HIGHLY recommend you go there. Carmine will delight you and the food is unsurpassed. I'm going to make another trip 150 miles from my home just to have dinner there again.
20 December 2015|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Minda B | Reviewed this property |
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 W 1st Ave, Kennewick, WA 99336-3924
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tri-Cities  >  Kennewick
  • Phone Number: +1 509-396-7890
We are a family-owned and operated restaurant. We serve individuals, families and private parties or meetings.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing