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Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin

Carmelo’s Ristorante Italiano, Austin, is located in the historical "Old Depot Hotel" downtown across from the Hilton. Open since 1985, Carmelo's, was recently awarded the Seal of "Ospitalita Italiana" from the Italian Government for our use of authentic Italian products and the preparation of genuine Italian cuisine. We have created a menu that is not only carefully thought out and authentically Italian, but also one that uses the finest quality beef, veal and poultry and the freshest of seafood, and when available local produce. With an extensive wine list and options ranging from an award winning Risotto with Truffles, a tableside cooked Steak Diane and gluten free, vegetarian and vegan fare it is our aim that everyone will be satisfied. Our delectable desserts include homemade specialties such as Tiramisu and Millefoglie. Come on by and experience a little bit of Italy tucked away in downtown Austin! We are also in Houston.
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516 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.4 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.4 / 5
(516 Reviews)
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Breakdown 516 reviews
5 stars
(302)
4 stars
(138)
3 stars
(45)
2 stars
(21)
1 star
(10)
Food 
4.3 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.3 / 5
Service 
4.5 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.5 / 5
Ambiance 
4.4 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.4 / 5
Noise Level
1.8 / 3
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Outstanding) 4 / 5
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Diners classify this restaurant as:
  • special occasion(289)
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  • notable wine list(149)
  • fit for foodies(147)
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Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin Reviews List
Review 1 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/23/2016
 2011
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2011
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 2 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

We'll be back!

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Good food and great service, and near 6th Street spots ."
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2013
Special Features: special occasion
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Review 3 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Great location; average food

Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
"The restaurant itself is quaint and in a great location. It is right next to Esther's Follies. The chef needs to improve the fare. It could be a real gem."
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2010
Special Features: hot spot
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Review 4 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Outstanding dining

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Dined on 4/23/2016
 2012
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"We're from out of town celebrating our son's special event at UT and booked Carmelo's to enjoy some quality dining time. We were a group of 12 people and we enjoyed our evening in a private room. It was the perfect ambiance for our family time. We started with the Tuna Tartare, the Carpaccio di filetto, bruscetta, and some calamari. All were delicious, but the tuna tartare was what we fought over- it melted in the mouth so exquisitely. 4 in our party ordered the Ossobuco. They all agreed it was among the best they ever had- the presentation was beautiful, the meat tender and the marrow divine. My son ordered the Costolette d'Agnello and raved about the chops, so much so he gnawed on the bones (family dining at its finest). I ordered the Parmigiana di Melanzane which was 4-5 pieces of eggplant that were perfectly prepared. Again, the presentation was elegant and the sauce delicious. We have one family member with specific dietary needs. The chef was able to prepare a fantastic vegan-gluten free meal for her. She was very pleased since it's hard for her to dine out. The wine list is quite nice, offering a wide variety in all price ranges. Our server was very attentive and made sure our evening was a delight. We will definitely eat here again on our next trip to Austin."
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2012
Special Features: good for groups, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 5 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, special occasion
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Review 6 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OUTSTANDING!!

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Dined on 4/22/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/22/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"WOW!!! I booked a last minute dinner for a work celebration for (19). Not only did they accommodate with a 48hr notice but they delivered above and beyond on every expectation. The food, service and ambiance was perfect! The attention to detail from filling water glasses through desert was spot on! I can't wait to go back on my own for a night out with the wife. Outstanding Italian food and service that cant be beat! Thank you to Jose our head server and the rest of the staff for making this such a great dinning experience!"
Dined on 4/22/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, hot spot, special occasion, notable wine list, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 7 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/21/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/21/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/21/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, neighborhood gem, hot spot, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 8 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/18/2016
 2006
Dined on 4/18/2016
 2006
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 4/18/2016
 2006
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Review 9 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2016
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch
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Review 10 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2014
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2014
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Review 11 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/12/2016
 2010
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 12 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

4.0 Birthday Dinner

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Dined on 4/14/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/14/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/14/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, neighborhood gem, great for brunch, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 13 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/12/2016
 2013
Dined on 4/12/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/12/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, neighborhood gem, hot spot, great for lunch, special occasion, notable wine list, late-night find
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Review 14 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2005
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 15 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 5/26/2015
 2011
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Review 16 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/09/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2016
Special Features: good for groups
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Review 17 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"We brought friends to Carmello's and it was the first time they had ever eaten there. They loved it. We wanted a quiet atmosphere so we could visit. The food was not rushed and we had plenty of time to visit. Waiter did a great job."
Dined on 4/08/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, fit for foodies
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Review 18 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 4/08/2016
 2010
Dined on 4/08/2016
 2010
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 4/08/2016
 2010
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Review 19 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Awesome Italian Food

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Carmelo's was awesome - everything, from the food, to the service. The parking in the area is also convenient - there's the parking for the tourist center across the street, where it's about $6 to park (don't remember the exact amount), and then there's the lot where the restaurant is for $10; but, if you tell the restaurant you'll be parking there it's $6 for parking during lunch time. Anyways, back to the food - the pasta with lamb meatballs seemed really good, and I personally had a Ceasar salad with King Salmon - the fish was perfectly cooked. Normally, we don't order desserts - all the cake options looked delicious though - we ordered the Oreo cake and tiramisu, and I would guess they probably don't make the desserts; but, whoever provides it makes really good pastries. The service was outstanding; our waiter was super nice. Sadly, I won't be going back soon since I'm not from TX. Although many might not think "Italian food" when visiting Austin (mainly TX), there is some history to the restaurant since it used to be the old railroad station, and there's also some history to Italians in the city, so don't leave without visiting Carmelo's."
Dined on 4/07/2016
 2010
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 20 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/07/2016
 2009
Special Features: good for groups, neighborhood gem, great for outdoor dining
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Review 21 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/02/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, hot spot, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 22 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/01/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/01/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/01/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic
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Review 23 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/31/2016
 2012
Special Features: good for groups, fit for foodies
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Review 24 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Italian not

Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"Skip Italian in Austin...or just this place. My Chicago friends did not like either and we all know good Italian. Menu is mediocre, food not great, decor from dated ...though the wait staff and service was good. Sorry...."
Dined on 12/02/2015
 2009
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Review 25 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2005
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2005
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Over priced for what you get."
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2005
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Review 26 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/02/2016
 2010
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2010
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Old standby is now a hidden gem. This is a classic old building with great service and food. Can't get any better. But with Austin's tendency for trendy chefs with shaved heads with beards and tattooed limbs can distract attention deficit tastebuds."
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2010
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Review 27 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 3/30/2016
 2007
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 28 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/29/2016
 2014
Dined on 3/29/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/29/2016
 2014
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Review 29 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Good Italian food

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Old favorites for high school proms; wait staff is very good and exceptionally polite and serve food well. Menu is extensive and their salads as well as their top item on the menu: Dover Sole are equally pleasing to the eye as well your taste buds. Recommend for "occasions" if you are looking for Italian."
Dined on 3/28/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion
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Review 30 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/27/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, special occasion, kid-friendly
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Review 31 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Yes & No

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Dined on 3/27/2016
 2015
Dined on 3/27/2016
 2015
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"While I would recommend Carmelo's to someone wanting a delicious, Italian dinner in Austin, I wouldn't recommend (nor would I go back to) the Easter Brunch buffet. The food was "just ok," for the price we paid for our family of five. The hot food wasn't kept warm enough and the cold food wasn't chilled enough. We were disappointed because, whenever we've gone to Carmelo's and ordered off of the menu, it's always been delicious."
Dined on 3/27/2016
 2015
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion
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Review 32 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/25/2016
 2014
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2014
Special Features: romantic, special occasion
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Review 33 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/23/2016
 2010
Dined on 3/23/2016
 2010
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/23/2016
 2010
Special Features: special occasion
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Review 34 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 3/24/2016
 2011
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Review 35 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Cost

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Have been several times last 2 years for lunches and evening dinners. Atmosphere pleasing to eyes and ears. Excellent service. Menu variety has something for everyone --vegetarion--gluten free--view online. They will prepare special request with current food items. My daughters farorite place to dine with dad. We order water, appetizers, main dish, deserts, and I usually add 20-25 % gratuity, all for $100 lunch, $125 dinner mid range. Happy dining!"
Dined on 3/23/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, special occasion, kid-friendly
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Review 36 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/15/2016
 2015
Dined on 3/15/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/15/2016
 2015
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Review 37 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 3/22/2016
 2012
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Review 38 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Solid food, great service and really great/romantic booths and ambiance"
Dined on 3/21/2016
 2014
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Review 39 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Good, not perfect

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Dined on 3/17/2016
 2016
Dined on 3/17/2016
 2016
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"The staff was friendly and competent, and our food was good, with one notable exception. One of our party ordered a dish described as linguine with crab and vodka. The dish contained no crab, but rather some small bits of shrimp. In addition, the liquid in the dish was cooked down to a thick, gooey paste."
Dined on 3/17/2016
 2016
Special Features: special occasion
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Review 40 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 3/12/2016
 2013
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Review 41 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/29/2016
 2006
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 42 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/13/2016
 2006
Dined on 3/13/2016
 2006
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/13/2016
 2006
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Review 43 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/13/2016
 2015
Dined on 3/13/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/13/2016
 2015
Special Features: special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 44 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/13/2016
 2013
Dined on 3/13/2016
 2013
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 3/13/2016
 2013
Special Features: special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 45 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/12/2016
 2012
Dined on 3/12/2016
 2012
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/12/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 46 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/20/2016
 2016
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 47 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 10/05/2014
 2005
Dined on 10/05/2014
 2005
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 10/05/2014
 2005
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Review 48 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2007
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Review 49 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Excellent staff and room. I'm so impressed.
Awesome food."
Dined on 3/05/2016
 2011
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Review 50 for Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano - Austin
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 3/11/2016
 2007
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