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Carrabba's Italian Grill

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$$ - $$$
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370 Columbiana Dr, Columbia, SC 29212
+1 803-407-1811
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Seneca, South Carolina
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133 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was very good. Service, well. Waitress was working a party of six next to us. I understand busy. But she continued to chat them up while we sat and waited for her to even acknowledge us. Manager had said she would be right with us. She wasn't and he noticed. He came over and got our drink orders. A... More 

Thank captmom
Kiawah Island, South Carolina
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204 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Wide variety menu. Large eating area so no wait time even around 6pm. Waitress was pleasant and took care of us. Food was ok at best with a hint of microwave cooking even though I'm sure it wasn't but you didn't get the home cooked taste of Italian dishes. Need to eliminate the happy hour since they only feature their... More 

Thank Bill D
Waikoloa, Hawaii
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100 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Whenever we're in this area, we eat at Carrabba's a couple of times. This time, we ordered by Internet because we arrived real late and the food exceeded our expectations. Then, we had a family dinner that everyone loved. We'll be back.

Thank Tom R
South Carolina
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

I like the food here especially the Chicken Brian. The service is a bit stiff. The last time I had an awesome server was when Lindsey was there (she is down the street at tx roadhouse now). If you only care about the food and don't mind sub par service this is for you.

Thank c0c0nutphil
Massillon, Ohio
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179 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We stopped there after golf. Service was great. The food was average in quality and actually not worth the price,

Thank Reed B
Duncan, South Carolina, United States
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176 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

I ate here, but I'm having a bit of trouble remembering much about it. I seem to remember a house salad, OK, but nothing to write home about. There was an entree and a side. Hmmm, the side was spaghetti, a little too wet for my taste, but not unusual. What was the main course? Thinking... OK, it was prosciutto-wrapped... More 

Thank Kevin D
Irmo, South Carolina
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

No complaints but not as good as in the past. At these prices a steak should be above reproach. I ate it but I wasn't happy about it.

Thank Milton C
Seven Oaks
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We got there after 9 and they were still very accomodating and nice. Food was great, service knowledgeable and patient. Always my choice for date night.

Thank Lisa K
Columbia, South Carolina
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Went for lunch, ordered the mussels and they were rancid. yes rancid. very disappointing. SO BAD that we called over the manager right away to let him know. Unfortunately, he is not good at customer service and wanted to argue rather than just take the food away and apologize. He never did come back to talk to us, our waitress... More 

Thank pineappleguy
Carrabbas, Manager at Carrabba's Italian Grill, responded to this review

Ciao, We feel terrible that your experience went this way. We always want your food and service to be spectacular. We'd like to review this further if you could please take a moment to send me an email at homeoffice@carrabbas.com with the subject "TripAdvisor - Columbia, SC". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Amy Carrabba's Italian Grill More 

Goodyear, Arizona
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

We had a large party and the restaurant easily accommodate our party. Our party included grand parents, parents, aunts and uncles and college graduates. Everyone got what they wanted and the wait staff was friendly and accommodating. The food was good and plentiful. We would definitely go again for a regular meal or large dinner party. They would handle both... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 370 Columbiana Dr, Columbia, SC 29212
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-407-1811

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?