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631 Brawley School Rd, Mooresville, NC 28117-6204
+1 704-658-1000
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (23 reviews)
“pappardelle” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
631 Brawley School Rd, Mooresville, NC 28117-6204
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you step into Caruso's from the store-front out side, you are in a special place. The wait staff is professional, the food is memorable, and the wine selection is the best (or at least pairs the best because the staff and owner are perfectionists).

Thank GerardsofNC
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We dined on Wednesday evening. For an "Italian" restaurant they offer a small menu and limited pasta dishes. They had crab cakes, salmon, pork chop, and a 10 oz filet among the entrees but no traditional spaghetti or lasagna. I decided to go with the...More

3  Thank SteveMatthewP
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Really authentic Italian cuisine. Have been here 10 times And never disappointed.Food and service worthy of a large city, a surprise for Mooresville! The wine list is a bit obscure unless you really know your Italian vintages. Do not be fooled by the lack of...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

My sweetheart and i were wandering through Mooresville, North Carolina looking at racing garages and need to sup for the night. While a shopping center next to Publix is not where you expect to find fine Italian food, it exists at Caruso's! The waitstaff was...More

Thank Tracey H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The atmosphere, food and service are all incredible. It is tucked away in a strip mall, so you will be surprised by how nice it is. It is a treat for sure!

Thank 642Victorious
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Came for an anniversary dinner and we were not disappointed. Great service, food and atmosphere. Don't let the setting scare you away. Seems like all of Charlotte has restaurants in shopping centers and strip malls. The food was extremely tasty and flavorful. I thought reasonably...More

1  Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Lake Norman and were looking for a special place to celebrate. Had read previous reviews on TripAdvisor and did not disappoint. Walked in and immediately were transformed to a lovely intimate restaurant. Our waiter Tom was new but very friendly and attentive....More

Thank Pheonix1234
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Caruso's is AMAZING!! The food is absolutely delicious. The food is so authentic & fresh and the staff is on it!! I would highly recommend!

Thank 625tamarap
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

On a Friday night we went early without reservations and were easily accommodated. Our waiter was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. My three meat Pasta Bolognese was exquisite and my wife's stuffed chicken breast was creative and delicious. The chocolate mousse cake was a chocolate lover's...More

Thank TNLarry
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Much has been said about the great food, ambiance, service, etc., but Caruso's was not my idea of fine dining...more like "dining on the clock." My friend and I sat chatting after a lovely meal that included wine, appetizer, entree, coffee and dessert. Noticing several...More

2  Thank Sophie0305
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dorothea f
30 April 2017|
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Response from LKNFour | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure the restaurant will be willing to have you purchase a gift certificate and they might possibly send it in the mail to him.
23 March 2017|
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Response from LKNCHOWHOUND | Reviewed this property |
Update. According to the 11pm news on WCNC, they will no longer allowed children 5 and under.
9 April 2015|
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Response from 955rf | Reviewed this property |
Sure do. I wouldn't recommend you go without one. Ask for Kurt when you make the reservation and you'll have a great server and a good time!
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 631 Brawley School Rd, Mooresville, NC 28117-6204
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mooresville
  • Phone Number: +1 704-658-1000
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