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9108 Center St, Manassas, VA 20110-5409 (Battle Street)
+1 703-368-5522
17:00 - 22:00
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Clifton, VA
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Our anniversary dinner began with a complimentary glass of prosecution - nice touch. We each had an appetizer and the paella was large enough to share - with some left over!

Thank Ed D
South Yarmouth, Massachusetts, USA
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260 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We ate at the Monza side of Carmello's restaurant in Manassas. Perhaps they are putting all of their effort and attention into the Carmello's side of the establishment, but the Monza side appears to need some additional practice. The food was OK but no one in our party of 6 left claiming they had a terrific meal. Some complained about... More 

Thank Franco M
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Loved snails in butter mean course and oysters fantastic great service peaceful and elegant dining. Will be back for all formal events

Thank Scott S
Northern Virginia
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102 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Carmello's is a charming restaurant in Old Town Manassas, Virginia. The atmosphere was relaxed and welcoming. the staff was attentive without being intrusive. I ordered the Paelha Valenciana, that was served in a sealed wok-like pan. Half a lobster, scallops, mussels, clams, chicken, and sausage in a fabulous saffron tomato rice. I have had Paela dozens of times and this... More 

Thank Mike H
Manassas, Virginia
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went to this lovely little restaurant in old town Manassas and enjoyed delicious food, amazing service and non stop drinks. I ordered the lamb chops and they were delish! Finger licking good, I rated 4 stars cause my boyfriends steak was overlooked unfortunately but he also likes it really rare so no biggie. I would definitely... More 

Thank monikagrafika
Manassas, Virginia
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Carmello's shares a kitchen/building with Monza, so it is sometimes hard to determine which place you are really dining at. The menu is limited and a bit pretentous, but the food is good. The staff is a little uppity and annoying, so I don't dine here much. Give it a try if you want something a little upscale or you... More 

Thank Paul A
Herndon, Virginia
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97 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Myself, a visiting relative and a couple of friends recently had the pleasure of dining at Carmello's in Old Town Manassas. We had a reservation, so there was no wait.The service was excellent and the food was very good. The place is small and very quaint. This is a great place for a romantic dinner, a business dinner or just... More 

Thank Gwendolyn R
Manassas, Virginia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

the food and the service are exceptional. the ambiance is very comfortable for either business of pleasure dining. the value is well with the price of dinner.

Thank John C
Centreville, Virginia
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Upon being seated we were offered complimentary champagne. What a great way to start our anniversary dinner, and the great service continued throughout our entire dining experience. Andre (I believe) was our waiter and his service couldn't have been any better. Although we were only one of 2 tables, he gave us just the right amount of service and space.... More 

Thank kristinej123
Chantilly, Virginia
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45 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Was last in restaurant ten years ago - most enjoyable - met owner also! This time restaurant was very quiet and when hostess finally appeared she inquired if we had reservations. A couple just left and we were alone for 20 mins before a table arrived having a reservation for eight. Complimentary Proseco was nice. Chilled gazpacho generous, mild heat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 35
Italian, Portuguese
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9108 Center St, Manassas, VA 20110-5409
    (Battle Street)
  • Public Transportation: VRE
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Manassas
  • Phone Number: +1 703-368-5522
Carmello's is a family owned and operated restaurant specializing in Italian and Portuguese cuisine in Old Town Manassas since 1987.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?