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Carmine's Restaurant LLC

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16 Main St, Durham, CT 06422
+1 860-349-5411
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great pizza and meals. Can't go wrong with whatever you order. My daughter loves the mash potato and bacon pizza. Wife and I always get dinners and each meal is enough for 2 meals.

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Thank Wiedhop
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

This is my go to place in town. Haven't found another that I like better. I've tried them all, Chinese, American and other Italian, but Carmines is by far my favorite. I like the pizza -it's got a thinner crust & just the right amount of cheese, sauce and toppings. Prices are very reasonable. On Tuesday night they offer a... More 

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Thank Elizabeth S
Killingworth, CT
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627 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Carmine's is a standout for pizza in Central Connecticut which is not exactly known for amazing food. Their thin crust pizza is chewy and flavorful.

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Thank v0yageur22
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53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Carmine's has a nice variety of Italian specialty dishes to choose from . Their paninis are huge plenty to share . We also had a salad with fruit and Gorgonzola which was excellent .. The pizzas are very good as well . It's small a few tables outside but the food is very good and so are the staff .... More 

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Thank Chriscross64
Durham, Connecticut
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Excellent pizza and i say this as someone who is very familiar with Pepe's and Modern in New haven. Quality ingredients, the pepperoni is great, and great sauce. Carmine's is a central CT gem.

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Thank Jim F
Durham, Connecticut
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61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

The food here is very good and the best pizza in town, however u need 2 be prepared 2 wait a long time 4 it. This place is very popular and it often takes several tries 2 get thru when u call 2 place an order and then once u do whether u pick up or get delivery be prepared... More 

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Thank amanda g
Durham, CT
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

This is primarily a take out place, but they do deliver. We've tried most of their food items but especially love the breakfast pizza made with eggs, cheese and sausage or bacon. If they were open at 9 AM I'd order it for breakfast. But try it for dinner. Sounds a little weird but its great.

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Thank Trish N
Durham, Connecticut
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70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

We are regulars here and always find the food consistently good and the staff friendly. It gets busy on weekends so call ahead early!!

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Thank lori l
Durham, CT
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015

We order take out all the time and the quality of the food is always top notch. We recommend Carmine's for great pizza and meals. It is primarily a take out restaurant.

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Thank arubaDarcy
Durham, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Carmine's turkey panini is great with fresh mozz, roasted red pepper, bacon and pesto. There pizza is really nice too.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Main St, Durham, CT 06422
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 860-349-5411

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?