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716 N. Casaloma Drive, Appleton, WI 54913
+1 920-882-4044
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Portage, Wisconsin
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95 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Three of us went there as the choice of a birthday girl. The food is really great. That bread and olive oil thing is very good. One review called it a hidden gem. I don't think quite so hidden as it was packed on a weekday lunch. I found it to be very loud, bustling to the point of no... More 

Thank sunnydayinwis
Appleton, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I've eaten at Carmella's several times so when I took my sister in law out for lunch when she was in town visiting I knew this was a great choice. They never disappoint. The lunch menu has several options from salads or sandwiches to pasta, something for everyone. Prices are very fair and the food quality is top-notch. Service was... More 

Thank chopski01
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant. Great service. Awesome food. Has became my favorite. It is a bit small but very charming. There was no wait on a weekday evening.

Thank Gabriela V
Appleton, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have enjoyed 3 dinners at Carmella's. The Italian food is delicious. The staff seemed a bit overwhelmed at a January dinner but continued to be pleasant even though the food took quite a while to be served. It is drafty and cold if one chooses a table by the door in the winter so sit closer to the back... More 

Thank swagner001
Dallas, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In spite of the title of my review, this restaurant has the best food in Appleton--lovely appetizers, great bread, salads, wonderful scallops on risotto and other Italian specialities. However---we have, on three separate occasions had unfriendly, almost to the point of being rude, servers. The restaurant is lovely, warm and inviting, until you sit at your table. The management is... More 

1 Thank Nancy B
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seems like a good concept and drew a pretty good crowd for a Wednesday. The menu looked good; having a fair selection with detailed descriptions. The weakness was the staff. I sat at the bar (glass of wine) waiting for my business colleagues to arrive. The bartender and 2-3 waitstaff stood behind the bar complaining about everything from the management... More 

Thank BoatLoad777
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time amazing, second time poor at best. Why, order their signature mozzarella cheese pan fried appetizer and glass of wine and beer to start. Ten minutes go by no wine or beer, waited another 5 minutes and appetizer shows up from waitress lukewarm at best. Still no drinks. Mind you it is like 1:30pm on a Friday afternoon. Not... More 

Thank dtg700
Green Bay, Wisconsin
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is so great ... salads are awesome. Pasta is great. Desserts are yummy. They even have jarred sauce you can buy to take home.

Thank TinaB036
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely the best ever. From the food to the staff. A wonderful experience! The best place for celebrating an event or just a nice dinner for two. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Wanda O
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I've never been disappointed. The food is prepared with fresh, quality ingredients and the staff is always accommodating!

Thank Brooke M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 716 N. Casaloma Drive, Appleton, WI 54913
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Appleton
  • Phone Number: +1 920-882-4044

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?