About Carmine's - Atlantic City
Carmine's simple and very popular concept is to serve every meal in the style of an Italian American wedding feast - which means large portions of home-style antipasti, pastas, seafood and meat entrees served on large platters designed for sharing. An entree here could easily feed three to four average eaters. If you are in the market for better than average family style Italian food that is served in huge portions at reasonable prices, this is the place for you.
Hours of Operation:
Sunday - Thursday: 11:30AM to 11:00PM
Friday: 11:30AM to 12:00AM
Saturday: 11:30AM to 12:00AM
S. Iowa Ave
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Enjoy Carmine's classics catered to the venue of your choice. Our off-premises catering services range from a small drop off and set up for 20 to a full scale, off-premises event for 2000. Our signature dishes, including Carmine’s famous Meatballs, Chicken Parmigiana, Veal Marsala, and Shrimp Scampi, will be delivered right to your door.
Carmine's Catering offers one-stop shopping. Call us for your next birthday celebration, office luncheon, Bar Mitzvah, family gathering, rehearsal dinner, anniversary, or Super Bowl party. We offer many menus and can customize.
Valet parking available on Pacific Ave. Self park on Brighton Avenue Atlantic and Pacific Avenues.
Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
Located in the exciting Quarter at The Tropicana, New York’s legendary Carmine’s tradition continues. Carmine’s prides itself on being a family style establishment with large portions meant to be shared by family and friends. Old world values and exceptional service combined with fun and flair create the perfect atmosphere for your party. Carmine’s Atlantic City also offers a private dining room, valet parking, and a huge 25-foot bar. Parties of 15 or more will choose from abundant, specially designed four course menus created by our Executive Chef.
Come celebrate your corporate event, rehearsal dinner, bachelor or bachelorette party, wedding or a just night out with old friends with the Carmine’s family. We invite you to share Carmine’s style! Abbondanza!
Contact our Special Events Department at 609-572-9300, ext 827.
Located at the Tropicana Casino’s Quarter, Carmine’s is a true NY tradition at the Jersey shore. Our award winning cuisine is served family style in the tradition of an Italian wedding feast. Private & Semi Private dining rooms seat 15-200 guests. Celebrate your next special occasion with Carmine's.
Carmine's - Atlantic City Ratings and Reviews
Ok Bread. Meatballs with ricotoni ok. ...
Ok Bread. Meatballs with ricotoni ok. Ravioli ok but same sauce as the meatball dish. Sangria very strong but not good tasting. Big menu boards but print is so small that older people aren't able to read what it says anyway!! Don't bother ordering the chicken parm plate as it is horrible. We had it at two Carmines locations (Theater District and Upper West Side) and it's fake tasteless chicken.
We had a 5:15 reservation and waited 20 ...
We had a 5:15 reservation and waited 20 minutes to be seated. We were taken to the downstairs dining room which had many empty tables, so not sure why the long wait with a reservation. Food and service were excellent once we were seated, but did not appreciate the wait time.
I have frequented Carmines in Atlantic C ...
I have frequented Carmines in Atlantic City severall times ( even held a birthday party there for 40 people for my husbands 50th 6 years ago) - disappointed this time - very very noisy - felt like prices went up - server was not very knowledgeable - asked if we could leave our leftovers while we went to casino (we were staying at different hotel) server said yes and took leftovers and our cake (which was another disappointment) - we returned 1 1/2 hour later and were told our left over food was thrown away - they don't save it - why did our server take it from us then - we spent 50 dollars on a dish that was recommended too us and that ate only ate 1/4 of then they threw it out???!!!! cake was huge and a very large charge - told girl on phone is was for 8 ladies - think it was enough for 25!!! Felt like the service was rushed also - we were not in a hurry - not going anywhere - I like to enjoy my dinner and atmosphere - but not this time at Carmines - I don't know if I would go back - I stay at Borgata aloto now - Tropicana has gone down as well - I might just stay at that end of the city from now on for Dinner - or just go to Chef Vola for my Italian food - sorry
Carmine's is a wonderful place. We int ...
Carmine's is a wonderful place. We intially were placed by the front entrance which was busy and distracting. The hostess moved us to a more private location upon request.
The food was exceptional and the service was outstanding. The menu is very basic and delicious. There is something for both foodies and picky eaters.
Looking forward to going back soon!
I wish i would have gotten my servers na ...
I wish i would have gotten my servers name but he was awesome. I have been to carmines several times when i stay at the Tropicana and I've never had a bad experience. Food is always great. The service was really great- server took the time to explain the menu and helped us make selections that would benefit our party size. I felt like he really took excellent care of us. My only complaint might be that i requested a glass of wine and it gets served in a small tumbler looking glass instead of a proper wine cup but the wine itself was excellent! Was just surprised that it was served that way.
We were here for my friends bachelor par ...
We were here for my friends bachelor party. I believe our server was either named don or ron,but man was he funny! we got the garlic bread, house salad, penne vodka, and 3 chicken parm dinners for 9 people it was plenty. A couple bottles of wine and we were off on a great night. or reservation was at 6 and we were probably sitting by 6:05. Thanks carmines you made dinner an easy and very enjoyable experience for a bunch or loud excited guys at a bachelor party.
I suggest going with more than 2 people ...
I suggest going with more than 2 people because the portions are large and meant for sharing. Overall the food was good. However I though the caeser salad was very overpriced ($29) for just lettuce, cheese, and dressing.
My party and I had a GREAT TIME. The wai ...
My party and I had a GREAT TIME. The waiter was AWESOME, and he made recommendations. We followed his advice and he was spot on. I will be coming back soon and thank you so much. The food was AWESOME. Will recommend Carmines just like it was recommended to me.
We made a reservation at Carmine's and ...
We made a reservation at Carmine's and didn't know it was family style. Unfortunately family style didn't suite us well as we were 3 adults and 2 tweens and the cost of ordering more than two entrees and a salad was prohibitive. Some of us didn't like one entree very much. The portions were just right. The noise level was truly awful. Our waiter had to yell at us and very other table is his section.
The Family Style restaurant is nice, but ...
The Family Style restaurant is nice, but if a few don't enjoy the same food, it can become expensive with a lot of waste. It was nice to experience once, but I would not go back again. Bring your glasses as the menu is on the wall. The place is very noisy so if you expect to chat with your table, it can be difficult. The food was good, but nothing to wow about. 8 of us had Caesar Salad, Fried Calamari, Veal Parm, Shrimp Parm, Pasta with Meatballs. It was a perfect amount with very little left over.
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