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Carbone's Restaurant

588 Franklin Ave, Hartford, CT 06114-3092
+1 860-296-9646
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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588 Franklin Ave, Hartford, CT 06114-3092
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We eat at the bar when there are only two of us. The bar service is wonderful, the bartenders are friendly, funny and fast. What more do you need? Of course, the food at Carbone's is better than very, very good. This is a restaurant...More

Thank n0reen240
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Friday night with my friends to Carbone's and everything was very good! The food, service and the ambiance! I was very pleased with our choices and we would return!

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The $20.17 menu lured us in,but it turns out they have another luncheon for the same price,which is mighty nice,if it's going to be continued after this week. The pasta fagioli was enhanced by the excellent Parmesan Cheese.. They made a a table for the...More

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I have been going to Carbones for over 50 years and it is still going strong. I do not get to Hartford as much but when I do Carbones is always a good place to get a good meal with great service.

Thank Rusty H
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

One of the best Italian restaurants in the Hartford CT area. Cozy, well trained staff & some of the best Itlian food you will have outside of Italy. Try the bocci balls for dessert!! They are the best!!

Thank kenm1948
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I first went to Carbone's a couple of years ago while on a business trip to Hartford. While back in Hartford with my wife, I made a reservation for dinner and promised my wife she would love it. Carbone's once again, did not disappoint. Appetizers,...More

1  Thank Greenpoint67
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The restaurant is lovely, very welcoming with a good "vibe." The cocktails were outstanding. The food was fine but overpriced. Good deal on wine was appreciated. Our service was really very, very spotty and it took far too long to get our food; there seemed...More

Thank Peggionthego
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I go here once every few years as a special treat. Primarily known ( to me anyways ) for Italian dishes. Today I had the Veal Saltimbocca and my wife the Veal Parmigiana. Perfectly done. Could not have been any better and we're Italian !

Thank tjh202
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Dined for the first time at Carbone's on Friday night. My friend had been there previously and as I love Italian food, he thought I would like it. We started off with a small bowl of pasta fagioli soup which was not on the dinner...More

Thank amenophis1946
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

After reviewing the menu on their web sit, a group of friends decided to go to the restaurant. When we got there, we foundb the menu was very limited and did not incude many of the signature entrees that were listed on the website. Also,...More

Thank Susan R
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14 November 2017|
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Response from Denise W | Reviewed this property |
Yes by all means dress jeans and shirt are fine. Enjoy
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
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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