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Carbone's Restaurant

588 Franklin Ave, Hartford, CT 06114-3092
+1 860-296-9646
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“caesar salad” (24 reviews)
“carbonara” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
588 Franklin Ave, Hartford, CT 06114-3092
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

We have lived in the Greater Hartford area for fourteen years, but rarely venture to Franklin Avenue, especially now that D&D moved to Wethersfield. Then Carbone's Prime opened in nearby Rocky Hill -- we have gone there twice and quite liked it. We decided to...More

Thank 305E40th4J
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Carbone's has been the jewel of the South End for decades. It still does not disappoint! It's hard to go wrong with anything on the menu. You really should do the table-side items. They have the best Caesar Salad ever! They also do the retro...More

1  Thank desertswim
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We've lived in the Hartford area for years and have never gone to any Carbone's, and it was my 59th birthday so we decided to finally 'get around to it'. Went to the Franklin Ave location. First impression: Exterior was run down stucco. Okay... "Doesn't...More

Thank Jama C
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Absolutely delicious food each time we go! Plus great service and atmosphere! We just love this restaurant!

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I go out for Valentine’s Day every year but not on the actual date because of the fix meal menus. This was our first time going to Carbone’s and we really enjoyed the ambiance and the food. We had a couple of...More

Thank tarvum
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Bolognaise has become my favorite go to meal in the last 6 months. I have had great ones at 3 places which I frequent over and over. For an early Valentines meal my wife suggested Carbone's. I have good memories of meals in the past,...More

Thank darewreckjeter
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a delicious dinner here with co-workers to celebrate a birthday. We were seated in a private from which was beautiful. Our server was very professional and helpful. I had the carbonara which was superb. One of the best I've ever tasted. Chocolate torte for...More

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Coming home from NYC and was wanting yummy Italian food, read on Trip Advisor and found this AMAZING Restaurant!!!!!!

Thank rnmjm
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The adults in the family had a very good, relaxed, upscale dinner around Christmas time. I used to go to Carbones as a child, and was impressed with how good it still is at this point. We enjoyed the Carpaccio appetizer, the osso bucco special,...More

Thank Leciel4me
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Five of us came here on a Wednesday night at 5:00PM. We started off with several appetizers to include calamari, a bacon wrapped chicken app and the shrimp. All were decent. We all ordered the caesar salad which was made table side and it was...More

Thank Str8frwd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 588 Franklin Ave, Hartford, CT 06114-3092
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-296-9646
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