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Carmelo's Italian Restaurant

3607 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-9274
+1 715-845-5570
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, American
$$ - $$$
3607 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-9274
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Three are so many really good restaurants in central Wisconsin. Many have great food, service, ambience and value. All are worth regular visits. But ... Carmelo’s is different than all others in a unique way. Carmelo’s has a family feel about it. My wife and...More

Thank SenCrow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best Friday fish fry in the state! A generous portion of pan fried haddock and all the garlic bread you can eat. Includes a side of spaghetti or a baked potato. If you are really hungry order a salad. You might have an hour or...More

Thank dncctl
Reviewed 17 October 2018

I don't get up to Wausau very often any more, but when I do I make it a point to go to Carmelo's Italian Restaurant. I am never disappointed. The staff is so friendly and the food is delicious. The hostess if fabulous!

Thank CindyLou L
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I was up in Wausau back in April, and my hosts brought me to Carmelo's for dinner. First we had a cocktail at the bar, with a fantastic bar tender. I should know, having been one. She really knew how to make drinks. My dirty...More

Thank Conwayangel
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The service is great . The food is very good and priced reasonably. The view of the ski hill is nice . A very nice place to eat and will go back for sure.

Thank 58Thomas_H
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend dining at Carmelo's. Awesome food, attentive staff, great drinks! I definitely will be returning!

Thank Annemarie R
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Best Italian food in Wausau area and probably all of North Central WI. Great food, service, and view of the ski hill. Get here early or make reservations as it it usually packed.

Thank Todd P
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Wonderful Italian food. Very small place and had to wait about 15 minutes for a table on a Saturday evening, but it was worth the wait. During our meal, there was fireworks on the ski hill for family night. We had a dinner and a...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have wanted to try this place for a long time since we live nearby and the reviews were very positive, especially for the fish fry. We were finally able to make it on a Friday night but unfortunately I have to...More

Thank shidog77
Reviewed 25 December 2017

This is a classic Wisconsin "Tavern fish fry" served in a classy, upscale yet casual restaurant with a most unique view- beautiful any season, but particularly in winter, looking across their golf course to the lights of Granite Peak Ski slopes. The lightly italian breaded...More

Thank coptrdrivr
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$7 - US$28
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3607 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-9274
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Wausau
  • Phone Number: +1 715-845-5570
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The Oliva family and dedicated staff welcome you to Carmelo's. Established in October of 1986; three generations strive to provide a family atmosphere and fine dining experience. Enjoy!
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