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Cara Mia

) #1 of 34 Restaurants in Queens Village ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian
22020 Hillside Ave, Queens Village, NY 11427-2020
+1 718-740-9118
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (8 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
“baked clams” (4 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
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22020 Hillside Ave, Queens Village, NY 11427-2020
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Warning! DO NOT come to this restaurant unless you intend not to eat for at least a week. Warning! DO NOT order appetizers, main courses and expect to eat dessert! We ordered two salad caprices for seven people, plus one fried calamari. Aside from the...More

Thank Irma G
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant many times over the years. The food is great and this visit was no exception. We ordered the chopped baked clams as an appetizer and the veal parmigiana siciliano for our entree. Both meals were delicious. Make Cara Mia a...More

Thank Golfpa1
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Every time we go the food is delicious. It's always crowded and have to wait for a table which is a good sign. The soups are so good and a very large serving. My favorite is the Spazo salad loaded with fresh grilled vegetables and...More

Thank Chrissyike9307
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I cannot believe that I have lived less than 2 miles from this amazing Italian restaurant for over 20 yrs without knowing of its existence.....This is a small family run place that has been in this location for over 40 years.....The menu is extensive and...More

Thank omar47
Reviewed 29 April 2017

It is a family Restaurant, the grand mother and the son are in the kitchen cooking fresh ravioli, gnocchi and meatballs. The quality of food, the impeccable service and the ambiance are the Best Kept Secret. I ordered Fried Calamari, served at the table with...More

Thank gladysdistefano
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Our third new years eve dinner at Cara Mia. We get there around 5 before the crowd and this place is the best. Great Food, great drinks, great service. This place never disappoints. Highly recommend

Thank RJM72
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I have been going to Cara Mia over 25 years and EVERY meal has always been delicious! I have had pasta, red and white sauces, fish, chicken- appetizers, you name it, always excellent authentic Italian food. Service is attentive too. This is my favorite Italian...More

Thank deebz171
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Best Italian restaurant on Long Island. Mostly southern Italian food cooked to perfection and reasonably priced Be warned no reservations for parties under six people. The line to eat can get very long on weekends. We are talking 90 minute wait. So go on weekdays...More

Thank dave r
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We recently had dinner at Cara Mia and were very impressed with the food-Homemade pasta was excellent-Very varied menu with fish and meat dishes-antipasto - salad-desserts - prices are reasonable for the quality of the food-The service was very attentive- I can understand why this...More

Thank Jocat1944
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Ate here for the first time after my girlfriend had recommended Cara Mia. Simply a great experience with generous portions of quality, classic Italian fare. Server was very friendly, and courteous. Many desserts were homemade. Strongly suggest Nonna's meatballs, the Veal Cara Mia entree, and...More

Thank Danny S
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Jackie K
10 June 2016|
Response from llna1970 | Reviewed this property |
You can call the restaurant at 718-740-9118. They will take a reservation I think if it is for more than 6 people. It is a GOOD restaurant. My family has gone there for many years. ENJOY
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22020 Hillside Ave, Queens Village, NY 11427-2020
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Queens Village
  • Phone Number: +1 718-740-9118
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