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Carmine's - 91st Street - NYC, New York, NY

Carmine's - 91st Street - NYC

4.4
4.4
6947 Reviews
$31 to $50
Italian
Carmine's is a family style restaurant offering exceptional value to its guests through the many dishes of Southern Italian cuisine. Restaurateur Artie Cutler crafted Carmine's with a singular vision; bringing his guests abundant portions and making any meal feel like an Italian American wedding feast.

Platters of made to order pasta, decadent seafood or meat entrees, and of course homemade desserts are all staples at Carmine's, meant for sharing among friends and family. When great food and wine are supported by friendly and knowledgeable service, the results are magic - we want every day to feel like a Sunday afternoon at Grandma's!

We are open for Indoor & Outdoor Dining, Pick-up, Delivery, Catering and Private Parties. Join us for Happy Hour at our Bar!

Your safety is our priority. As of 3/7/22, NYC no longer requires proof of vaccination to dine indoors. Indoor & Outdoor dining are available.

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2 people

7:30 PM


Booked 137 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Other options

  • Order online

Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Italian, Contemporary Italian, Regional Italian (Sardinia)

  • Hours of operation

    Mon–Thu, Sun 11:30 am–10:00 pm Fri, Sat 11:30 am–11:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (212) 362-2200

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Executive chef

    Joe Delgado

  • Catering

    Let Carmine's Cater your next party. We offer full service catering for all types of events. Let us drop off and setup or let us stay and serve your guests with the Carmine's experience at your door. Contact our Catering Department at 212-362-6444.

  • Private party facilities

    Host your party where the Carmine's tradition began. The Little Room is the perfect setting for intimate gatherings, business meetings, rehearsal dinners or other social get-togethers. *All group reservations may be impacted city and state guidelines for gatherings. Please contact us for more information. Thank you for understanding and we look forward to having you celebrate with us.

  • Private party contact

    Corinne Escanes: (877) 839-0234

  • Neighborhood

    Upper West Side

  • Cross street

    Broadway and 91st Street

  • Parking details

    Champion Parking - 114 West 92nd St. (Between Columbus & Amsterdam Avenue) $20 for up to four hours with Carmine's validation. SUV's are an extra 10$.

  • Public transit

    1, 2, 3 trains to 96th StreetB,C trains to 96th Street (15 min walk)

  • Additional

    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Vegan, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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What 6,947 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.4
4.4 based on recent ratings
  • 4.4Food
  • 4.3Service
  • 4.3Ambience
  • 4.2Value

NoiseModerate

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  1. K

    Kristyhyde

    New York Area

    5 reviews

    1.0

    5 reviews

    Dined today

    overall1food2service3ambience2
    The restaurant was very loud u can’t even talk to each other. The food was not the greatest at all. Will not be going back.
  2. z

    zzzz

    New Orleans

    2 reviews

    1.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 1 day ago

    overall1food2service1ambience1
    1. waited 15 min for server to appear 2. Calamari appetizer was cold 3. Tomato sauce watered down 4. They did not have 2 consecutively ordwred bottles of wine. Finally beverage manager appeared with one just in time for dessert 5. Tiramisu disgusting YOU CAN DO MUCH BETTER ELSEWHERE
  3. A

    Ange

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 1 day ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Always a great choice for a large group. Service, food and overall experience is always great.
  4. JR

    JannellaR

    New York Area

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined 2 days ago

    overall3food3service4ambience4
    Restaurant week was not worth the price.
  5. T

    Teetee

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined 4 days ago

    overall1food1service1ambience1
    Quantity over quality here, menu prices make it appear like a nicer restraunt but this is done because portion sizes are insanely large. There were 4 adults in our party and one order of an appetizer and one order of a pasta filled us up with leftovers. Server was very distracted, not knowledgeable of the menu, and brought us the wrong entree and instead of immediately taking it/correcting it she tried to offer us a discount to keep the wrong entree. I would not return here, very loud and casual, so many better options.
  6. A

    Adrian

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 4 days ago

    overall5food4service4ambience4
    Bread that was given was cold better if it was at least warm or hot also food did take awhile to come out felt like we was almost forgotten at one point.
  7. AM

    AngelicaM

    New York Area

    4 reviews

    1.0

    4 reviews

    Dined 4 days ago

    overall1food1service1ambience1
    Did not like the food or the service. Was expecting something better,
  8. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    It was my first time at Carmine's restaurant. Everything was delicious.
  9. K

    Keishay

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall4food5service5ambience5
    It was indeed a great dining experience and great food
  10. MW

    MelanieW

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall3food3service4ambience3
    The ambiance was good and the services were friendly and courteous. The overall foods were somewhat salty. The clams were hard and appear not fresh.
  11. TE

    TiffanyE

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    This was my first time at Carmine’s and it was an unforgettable experience. Thank you so much Carmine’s!
  12. O

    marioO

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Everything was great to take on trays could’ve been packed a little better they leaked all over other than that everything was amazing highly recommend it
  13. TD

    ThomasD

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall3food5service2ambience3
    I always go to Carmine’s for dinner with my family probably monthly i have always been served with the same quality as I have received for ten years this time my waitress left half way through dinner and we had another waitress she introduced herself to us and never returned. Ever. My wife went to speak to her manager and they were sooooo sorry as always. Soooooo sorry. Food was perfect as always service not so good this time. I hat to see servers bringing multiple dishes of food on top of others but it still occurs. Yuck. My dinner sauce was under my kids platter and so on. Wow all I can say is Carmines has the best food but the servers need to step up. In face we were told they don’t make Apple martinis. What. Maine put servers in the floor who don’t know the menu. I love Carmines 42 st has never let me down. !!!
  14. VA

    VictoriaA

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Food was amazing and can’t wait to go back. We ordered chicken saltimbocca and the penne ala vodka. We also had the portobello parmigiana soooo good! Drinks were great also.
  15. CW

    ClanceyW

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 7 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Carmines did not disappoint. The food was excellent and this will be our go to spot for dinner while visiting NYC!
  16. RV

    RahulV

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on August 11, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    We were waited upon by Deniz and she made our first visit to Carmine very special! She has such positivity and passion for delighting customers!
  17. KG

    KateG

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on August 10, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience3
    Always consistent. Great for large parties and special events. Not good for dinner for two! Been going for years and always a success. Very noisy, very busy and that is part of the experience
  18. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on August 10, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience5
    Nice experience. Meatballs and kitchen lemon/butter. Steve service the best.
  19. DJ

    DJY2022

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 8, 2022

    overall5food5service2ambience5
    Food was excellent!! Service could've been better.
  20. JS

    JoyceS

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on August 8, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience3
    Food was beyond delicious! Service was excellent! Waiter was very attentive and helpful with food selections! I will definitely be back!
  21. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 7, 2022

    overall3food5service2ambience3
    I normally love this place but they may have been short staffed we were repeatedly forgotten and
  22. LC

    LCVilla87

    New York Area

    6 reviews

    3.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on August 7, 2022

    overall3food3service2ambience1
    I was extremely disappointed with the poor atmosphere and service. The Resturant was overbearingly hot and uncomfortable. Our waiter was not attentive at all. There where staple items missing. Overall underwhelming and disappointing
  23. DB

    DanielB

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 7, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    A fantastic evening, the food was out if this world. I have visited the Washington DC, Las Vegas and now New York (91st Street) Carmines and they never disappoint. The portions are huge and taste amazing.
  24. TM

    TashinaM

    New York Area

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 6, 2022

    overall4food4service3ambience3
    The food was very good. The portion sizes are huge. However, the bathrooms needed a lot of attention. The waitress appeared to be overwhelmed and wasn't attentive at all. Maybe the service is a lot better during the week days.
  25. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on August 6, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent food and service! Can’t wait to go back again soon!!
  26. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on August 6, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience5
    We kove Carmine's. This was the first time that the food was only okay. The calamari was not as good as it always was, the linguini with garlic and oil was instead a pesto, supposed to put parsley not loads of basil. To the management, please watch the quality control in the kitchen. Staff was on point as always. We'll try again some time, hopefully the kitchen staff gets a refresher course.
  27. BR

    BrandieR

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on August 5, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    10/10 Might just be my new favorite restaurant food comes extremely large enough to feed 3/4 people and is very welll prices will be coming bake for those baked clams
  28. JE

    JErry

    New York Area

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 4, 2022

    overall1food5service3ambience5
    False Adversing for the Resturaunt week, it says $45 deal for family style 3 courses but we were charged 90 because it was 2 people but tell me if i went to dinner alone it would be the same amount of food correct? Same amount of food for the deal but only $45 so they should specify $45 per person
  29. TD

    TanikaD

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    My husband and I dined here for our anniversary...both the food and service were excellent. There was no one at the check-in stand when we arrived however a hostess saw us waiting by the bar and asked if we had checked in...once she did we were seated moments later. Of course we knew going in there would be lots of leftovers as they serve family style - so if you're not looking to take much home be sure to go with a larger group! Our server, Deniz, made great recommendations and graciously helped us capture the moment with a photo which was greatly appreciated!
  30. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great food
  31. PV

    PedroV

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 29, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The best experience ever the server was very nice to us and honest to god the best food we had everything was so good and the birthday person was more than happy with it all
  32. AR

    AndrewR

    New York Area

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 29, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience5
    The Carbonara special was very tasty, but it was a bit overpriced as it was $40. The atmosphere was great and the service was exceptional. I would definitely go back.
  33. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 29, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great service and food!
  34. D

    Danita

    New York Area

    8 reviews

    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on July 29, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Our server, Tina, was the best! Always cheerful and upbeat in spite of multiple guests to serve. She took very good care of us all. She made my granddaughter's day by bringing a special birthday dessert.
  35. K

    lindaK

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 29, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Anytime I come to NYC and want outstanding Italian food, Carmine’s is my #1 go-to. And our waitress Tina was excellent! She was friendly, fun and gave us great service.
  36. IG

    IrfanG

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 28, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience3
    Food was amazing Service was good as well, would recommend this place
  37. B

    Beaconbaby

    New York Area

    10 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    10 reviews

    Dined on July 28, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We've been coming to Carmines for close to twenty years. We love it. Service was great. New waitress, Tina, was always checking in to make sure we had everything we needed. One comment was the Caesar salad, which is always amazing, had some lettuce that was a little past it's prime. Calamari is definitely a smaller portion than it used to be...was enough for us, but usually the platter is overflowing with fried calamari :)
  38. S

    Sosi

    New York Area

    24 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    24 reviews

    Dined on July 27, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience5
    Carmines is back on my favorites list! The food was great and so was the service. I had a bad experience last time I was there, but I decided to give it another chance. I’m glad I did! I’ll be going back!
  39. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    44 reviews

    4.0

    44 reviews

    Dined on July 26, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience3
    Carmine's was SO LOUD at 8 - 9 PM that conversation was near impossible, but as usual, the food was very good! I like the family-style presentation, although I have the impression that there's less on the platter than there used to be (especially the chicken Marsala). Our servers were great! Tiramisu next time; I want to see if it survived COVID.
  40. U

    Unknown

    New York Area

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 24, 2022

    overall4food2service4ambience3
    Food was pretty good but the chef needs to watch the amount of salt used

Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitizing

    • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
    • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
    • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
    • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Screening

    • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
    • Staff is vaccinated

FAQs

You can order delivery directly from Carmine's - 91st Street - NYC using the Order Online button. Carmine's - 91st Street - NYC also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (212) 362-2200.

Carmine's - 91st Street - NYC is rated 4.4 stars by 6947 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:30 PM


Booked 137 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Other options

  • Order online
Google Map for Carmine's - 91st Street - NYC

2450 Broadway, New York, NY 10024

Additional information

  • Cross street

    Broadway and 91st Street

  • Neighborhood

    Upper West Side

  • Hours of operation

    Mon–Thu, Sun 11:30 am–10:00 pm Fri, Sat 11:30 am–11:00 pm

  • Cuisines

    Italian, Contemporary Italian, Regional Italian (Sardinia)

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Parking details

    Champion Parking - 114 West 92nd St. (Between Columbus & Amsterdam Avenue) $20 for up to four hours with Carmine's validation. SUV's are an extra 10$.

  • Public transit

    1, 2, 3 trains to 96th StreetB,C trains to 96th Street (15 min walk)

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Executive chef

    Joe Delgado

  • Additional

    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Vegan, Wheelchair Access, Wine

  • Phone number

    (212) 362-2200

  • Catering

    Let Carmine's Cater your next party. We offer full service catering for all types of events. Let us drop off and setup or let us stay and serve your guests with the Carmine's experience at your door. Contact our Catering Department at 212-362-6444.

  • Private party facilities

    Host your party where the Carmine's tradition began. The Little Room is the perfect setting for intimate gatherings, business meetings, rehearsal dinners or other social get-togethers. *All group reservations may be impacted city and state guidelines for gatherings. Please contact us for more information. Thank you for understanding and we look forward to having you celebrate with us.

  • Private party contact

    Corinne Escanes: (877) 839-0234

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