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Carmela' s Restaurant

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12169 S Williams St, Dunnellon, FL 34432-6054
+1 352-465-1818
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08:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:30 - 15:00
Mon - Fri 08:30 - 21:00
Sat 16:00 - 21:00
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Frankfurt, Germany
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Traditional breakfast variety, eggs are made to order. Coffee was good. Service attentive. Overall good experience. However, if I want to listen to a sermon (quite loud radio broadcast) I go to church.

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Thank corinasan
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delivery to our hotel was great. Love the Greek Salad. Would highly recommend eating here. They went above and beyond most places. . Thank you again

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Thank Brianmica
April E, Owner at Carmela' s Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you it was nice to meet you. More 

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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

a lady told us about this place and she was right it has food food nice place good service i liked it a lot a must place to dine at

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Thank Eaglesprit T
April E, Owner at Carmela' s Restaurant, responded to this review

glad you enjoyed! More 

Dunnellon, Florida
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The Granny sandwich highly recommended. Nice setting and atmosphere. Liked having fresh flowers at the table. Prices are comparable to other restaurants in the area.

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Thank teresamalmberg
April E, Owner at Carmela' s Restaurant, responded to this review

thank you for taking the time to let us know. Gad you enjoyed it More 

Dunnellon, Florida
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I love that they have a nice fresh salad bar to start our meal. It is a little pricey, but you get what you pay for. Very friendly staff and enjoy our dinners. They have several rooms to choose from and also have a small outdoor eating area.

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Thank Julie and Paul C
April E, Owner at Carmela' s Restaurant, responded to this review

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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Small friendly atmosphere with excellent food. I had sausage and peppers over linguini that was delicious. My wife had French onion soup and a large greek salad. The fresh bread and tossed salad were also top shelf. Two meals with tip was under $25.

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Thank Staber D
April E, Owner at Carmela' s Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to do a such a positive review. so many times we only think of it when we are unhappy. glad you enjoyed it More 

Depoe Bay, Oregon
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63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

In town preparing my father-in-law's house for sale. Stopped in for dinner, so happy we did! The food, service, atmosphere all were great! My husband ordered the pesto tomato sauce, I ordered the olive oil garlic pasta. The choice of pasta is your decision, terrific. I like angel hair, my husband the fettuccine. Both entrees were great. Choice of salad... More 

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Thank Pamela H
April E, Owner at Carmela' s Restaurant, responded to this review

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St Petersburg, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

We come to Dunnellon to enjoy floating on the Rainbow River and always make sure to stop here for dinner or the Sunday morning breakfast buffet. The food is always fantastic - from the homemade bread to the delicious sauces in the pasta dishes! By far one of the best Italian restaurants we've been to in Florida.

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Thank dbrooks46
St. Petersburg, Florida
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Enjoyed it, reasonable, good food! Brunch was good, food and service was good, not too much of a crowd, everything went smoothly...

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Thank emjm85
Central Florida, Florida
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Carmela's has good food. I can recommend the steaks, they are flavored and cooked to perfection. Service was good the first couple of times, but on our last visit, the server seemed to have a stressful day and was short with us. You can sit outside (screened in porch) and smoking is allowed there.

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Thank Cor8252015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 15:00
Monday
08:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 21:00
Thursday
08:30 - 21:00
Friday
08:30 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12169 S Williams St, Dunnellon, FL 34432-6054
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Dunnellon
  • Phone Number: +1 352-465-1818
Description
OPen for Breakfast Lunch & Dinner we have a different menu for each. Carmela's is owned by owners that are usually always there to greet you. We know that money is precious and take it as a great compliment when you choose us to cook your meal for you.We cook with fresh produce and each entree is made to order.Most Dinner entees include the salad bar if desired. WE have a wide variety on our menu and Daily specials that are not off of our menu. Steaks, Mahi, Salmon, Pastas, Fresh Clams, Frances, Fishermans Platter,Burgers, Sandwiches etc. We have added a lot of gluetin free choices to our menu.
Breakfasts 4.99 To 7.99 Lunches 4.99 To 8.99 . Dinners 7.99 To 17.99 Breakfast Buffet on Sunday

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?