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Carrabba's Italian Grill

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43455 W Oaks Dr, Novi, MI 48377-3301
+1 248-735-0400
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Checked in at 5:50 and we were told an estimated wait time of 30 minutes which is fair for Saturday night. The problem is the waiting area is way too small. There were 25-30 people which made it very uncomfortable. One of the servers spilled her tray of food due to struggling to maneuver thru the area. Once seated, the... More 

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Thank Lisa J
Plymouth, Michigan
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142 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Food was good, service was substandard for a place at this price point. I had the spaghetti Bolognese and was good. Wife had spaghetti Pomodoro and liked it. Overall food was not an issue. Service could of and should have been better.

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Thank Jeffrey M
Leawood, Kansas
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292 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

I was invited to a business dinner at Carrabas last night. I would not normally select a chain restaurant for a group dinner, but it wasn't my choice. Not being a big fan of pasta, I hoped that they would have something else on the menu and indeed they did. Plenty. Fish, chicken, shellfish, steaks and of course pasta. I... More 

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Thank IMFLYBOY
Farmington Hills, Michigan
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

A good place to go for a satisfying Italian meal. Busy as always they did a good job of seating us new our reservation time. Our waitress was good, attentive but not pushing us. The soup was excellent as usual, the house dressing is perfect for the salad and the entrees were as ordered. My wife does a little "adjusting"... More 

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Thank Scotsman11111
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Been here several times. Service is good and food too. We really like it here. Would recommend this location.

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Thank Inez J
Wixom, Michigan
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We have eaten here several times. The food is served warm but not hot. The food is good but not excellent. Very noisy. Somewhat over priced in my opinion.

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Thank mjg1919
White Lake, Michigan
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73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We had a gift card for our anniversary. The food was excellent. We both add a shrimp and scallop dinner. Dessert , especially the apple dumpling with ice cream was really tasty. Service was excellent as well as the manager checking to see if everything was being taken care of.

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Thank Russ H
Milford, Michigan
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258 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Five girlfriends went here for lunch and loved it. Two had been before and three had not, but everyone liked their food. Ariel, our server, was awesome! Will definitely go back.

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Thank MimiandPapa2862
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Food is excellent. Family favorites Chicken Bryan, Chicken Marsala & Chicken Parmesan. Wish the half portions were still available. A lot of food to eat or guaranteed leftovers! Rachel is a great waitress. We will wait for a table in her section. Favorite restaurant with our college kids!

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Thank Vicki B
Northville, Michigan
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506 reviews
311 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We like Carrabba's either when we are on the road or eating out locally. The menu is varied with lots of really good choices. Something for everyone, and all very tasty. If you are a fan of shrimp and scallops, try the Spedino dish -- really good. Their wine list is actually decent for a chain restaurant with enough selections... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43455 W Oaks Dr, Novi, MI 48377-3301
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Novi
  • Phone Number: +1 248-735-0400

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