Carmine's Chicago is the place to see and be seen, enticing Chicagoans and tourists alike, with an impressive menu of tried and true classics including sausage & peppers, jumbo stuffed mushrooms, Rosebud’s famous fish salad, and tender chicken vesuvio, sure to please any demanding appetite.View Private Dining Details
Delicious food and great atmosphere!
Absolutely love this place and have been several times but went with my girl on a Saturday night and they had live music. The music was way too loud and ruined any conversation that you wanted to have. Was very frustrating and sort of ruined the experience.
Excellent service and food. Very positive experience.
Was seated in the Garden Area, Was cold when we sat down, after the heater kicked in it was fine. Food and Service was very good. Went after the theater for dinner it was a good time.
Good meal. Huge portions at brunch for what you pay for. Nothing special. We ordered the breakfast skillet and the cheeseburger. If you are nearby and want something convenient.
Food and service was great, food was a little slow getting to our table.
Trip from London - live the feel of the place great food
Had the eggplant parm, had no flavor. Waiter was slow and it wasn't busy.
Had to ask the busy boy to get waiter about getting more drinks. Same with just getting
more water. No one was on top of anything. Very poor service
I had family in town from Seattle and we had such a great experience. The service was absolutely the best, even the manager came over on a couple occasions to chat. This is a great place to come... just as long as you enjoy great food and great service! 😃
Great. Our favorite place In town.
Carmine’s never disappoints! Service is great, food incredible, & large enough portions that plenty of leftovers were eaten the next day. Get a reservation in advance so you don’t have to wait & enjoy your meal.
Carmine's is always a great choice. Really appreciated being seated in the dining room.
The receptionist was in a foul mood both when we arrived and when we left.
Wait staff was outstanding!!!!
Great recommendations on menu items, and really were great with our grandkids!
Steak was best, as well as all entrees and apps
Amazing!!!! Daniel, our waiter, was outstanding!!!!!
Delicious!!!! No question.
The service, atmosphere, attention to detail could not have been any better. Our server gave us all the time in the world to order at our own pace.
Food OK but pricey for what it is. Classic old school service. Good wine special.
Old school Italian steakhouse! Superb brunch and service.
Great food excellent service (Danny & Busboy’s) very nice Easter!!
We went here for Easter dinner. The food was amazing and the service was impeccable. I will definitely be returning!
Peter was the best server ever! A lot of money for a brunch when you're a vegetarian, but what I could eat was great.
We didn’t get seated at our reservation time, but it was one of the busiest days of the year for brunch. Other than that glitch and delay with the hostess stand everything else was great. Great server and food is always great at Carmine’s!
Easter buffet was excellent and delicious!
Easter Brunch was to die for! Couldn't believe the variety of selections to choose from. I had to try them all. Food was hot and fresh, not what I am used to for a buffet. Oh, did I mention delicious? The staff was VERY attentive, best I have experienced in a long time. Management was up front and engaged.
Carmine’s never disappoints! I’ve been coming here for over 12 years for dinner, dates, and special occasions. The food is always delicious and the service is wonderful. One of my favorite staples in Chicago.
Just amazing! We had Easter brunch here and were blown away by the brunch. Great staff and amazing food! Best french toast I've ever eaten or ever will in my life! They had both traditional Italian foods as well as all the normal breakfast goodies as well. The staff was wonderful...I couldn't recommend Carmine's more. I've also eaten at their location in NYC...also fantastic. You can't go wrong.
I have been a "regular" since Carmine's, as part of the Rosebud Family, opened in 1994. The management and wait- and kitchen-staff not only meets but also most often exceeds my expectations for good quality and well prepared food and service. They go the extra mile to meet my dietary needs and most often are agreeable to the substitutions or other modifications to my entrees. The Zupa di Mare is always great and has a good balance of the various shellfish and fish to pasta. For those who do not like a spicy sauce, you can always request the marinara and to make it more "di Mare," I order the Mussels appetizer to the entree.
Servings are huge.
Our waiter Daniel was terrific. We come to here as often as we are in Chicago. Love the food, the atmosphere and the service. Outstanding!!
Nice garden room. Great service.
My fiancé and I had brunch with our parents (first time meeting!). The food was delicious and the ambiance was great. Our waiter was wonderful, and the meal was affordable.
Fabulous food and service.
No waiter for 45 minutes. Left
Goldie has always been a favorite server of ours for many years! She, and the rest of the experience, never disappoints!
Used to be better. Used to go there all the time. Food was definitely not up to par.
Kitchen was slow, appetizer was very late which delayed entrees coming out. Steaks came out overdone as they sat for a bit.
Food is always terrific with plenty for leftovers! Great value.
Best Italian in Chicago. Outstanding service and food!
Great waiter and staff. The food was amazing and our waiter did a great job with suggestions for both dinner and dessert