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Carmine's Ristorante Italiano

376 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-4425
+1 203-922-1233
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (3 reviews)
“lasagna” (2 reviews)
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376 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-4425
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Yeah, I’m not really going to starve to death here but, I was dang hungry. I was in the area working and it was suggested that I’d get a meatball grinder from Carmine’s. They are good, big enough. I’d say okay. I’d order out again...More

Thank blueyeddevil
Reviewed 11 October 2017

All the traditional Italian favorites served in a great environment by caring servers. Everything is made from scratch to order so you may have to wait a little and enjoy some more wine while you wait for the food to be lovingly prepared.

Thank may12345
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Pass by this place all the time thought we would give it a try. The staff was very friendly. The drinks are good nice wine selection. The food can only be described as average and bland. I hope it was just an off night.

Thank Deane M
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner, Place was clean and the waitress was attentive,The food was great and home made, I ordered think linguini and clams which was great, And the amount was just right, I would have given this restaurant 5 stars but the table was uneven...More

Thank James P
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Love this place and always try to come here when in town. The service is always good and the food is great. They have outstanding pizza.

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 5 December 2016

My wife and I have been there a few times this year; the food is always good food, the service is also good. The atmosphere is family and couples friendly.

Thank Edward A
Reviewed 18 October 2016

You park your car and you smell the wood fire..and you know you are in for an authentic and fresh dinner. From the moment you walk in you are welcomed with opened arms and smiles. Everything from the bread they serve while you are waiting...More

Thank TravelMona16
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Loving eggplant as I do, getting the 'perfect' eggplant is not an easy task. Carmine's excels at this dinner! My daughter and I have dubbed Carmine's as our BEST eggplant destination. When I want to impress, I always bring my guests to Carmine's and they...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 11 January 2016

The meal was good but not good enough to smack your lips. The best part of my meal was the pasta fagioli. The salad was good. The eggplant was good enough to finish - but I was hungry. The lasagna got good reviews. I'd go...More

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Four of us ate at Carmine's last night. Overall the experience was ok. Two of our dinners (fish special and pork chops) were very good and nice portions. Two of the dinners (steak and chicken francais) were small and lacking much flavor with the chicken...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 376 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-4425
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Shelton
  • Phone Number: +1 203-922-1233
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