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Carmine's

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Upper West Side
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2450 Broadway, New York City, NY 10024-1103 (Between 90th & 91st Streets)
+1 212-362-2200
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Today
11:30 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon 11:30 - 23:00
Tue 11:30 - 00:00
Wed 11:00 - 00:00
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 00:00
Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had the best time here, all the drinks we tried were so good! We had the meat sauce and the chicken scaloppini was the best. Like I would eat that everyday if I could, we got it on angel hair pasta. If you do anything in NYC go here. Make sure you get reservations though other wise, you will... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I made a reservation for 11:30PM. The reservationist warned me the the restaurant closed at 12, which I thought it would still be ok because we would be seated before the place closed. Let's start with the zucchini app. If there was more than maybe half a zucchini and not all fried pieces of batter, it would have been great.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the restaurant so much we went in it 3 times. Dishes very well served, service efficient, food good with fair price. There are people from all over the world in this Italian restaurant. It is worth checking.

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Thank Rodrigo F
New York City, New York
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just really solid and good Southern Italian food. Only drawbacks are that it can be a little frenetic and loud.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This a great place for groups, the bigger the better. Each plate serves at least four people making the meal affordable. And the food is good red sauce Italian. It's noisy but that's part of ambiance. Massive salads and big pasta dishes plus lots of meat choices.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for a business lunch with six other guys. Excellent food, excellent service, pleasant atmosphere. Between the seven of us, we only had three family style plates: Caesar salad, penne w/sauce, and veal parmesan. All were excellent (especially the croutons in the salad!). The bar looks exceptional - I wish I could have stopped there for a beer or... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're hungry then Carmines's is the place for you. The menu offers a full array if traditional Italian fare. We were there as a group of 50 and dinned following our visit to see the Rockets at Radio City Music Hall. The folks in line at the door were not thrilled when we strolled in past them. Reservations are... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with friends, service and meals were excellent. We went for "family dining" which meant main orders were placed for everyone to try. Best meal of our trip

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted to go to Carmine in the theatre district but parking was horrendous. So we felt adventurous and decided to venture uptown. I must say it was a wait but it wasn't too long. The place was loud, bustling and very energetic. Our waiter was very nice, we were seated on the side of the restaurant where there were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Four adults for lunch...best calamari and salad! Our drinks were some of the best ever! Exceptional service as always at this restaurant! If you're in NYC, you will not want to miss eating at Carmines. mUST!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 35
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2450 Broadway, New York City, NY 10024-1103
    (Between 90th & 91st Streets)
  • Public Transportation: 1, 2, 3 trains to 96th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-362-2200
Description
Carmine's simple and very popular concept is to serve every meal in the style of an Italian American wedding feast - which means large portions of home-style antipasti, pastas, seafood and meat entrees served on large platters designed for sharing. And when we say large, we mean large. An entree here could easily feed three to four average eaters. Located in a sprawling, former grand ballroom on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, this is the original Carmines. Designed by Peter Niemitz, the interiors evoke the images of the quintessential New York restaurant. With elements and details from the 1920s to the 1940s, the restaurant has the look and feel of a place that has been around for much longer than it's 1990 opening. If you are in the market for freshly prepared family style Italian food that is served in huge portions at reasonable prices, this is the place for you.

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theatre performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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