Founded in 1986 in Houston, Texas, by Johnny Carrabba and Damian Mandola, Carrabba’s gained popularity for its made-from-scratch dishes, fresh ingredients, and traditional Italian cooking. With its warm atmosphere and exceptional food, Carrabba’s has expanded across to roughly 220 locations across the United States.

In this article, I dive into the updated Carrabba’s Italian Grill Menu Prices for 2023. You’ll also discover my favorite ways to save money on dining at this Italian restaurant, including how to get a free order of calamari.


Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Carrabba’s Italian Classics$22.29
The Johnny$24.49
Simply Grilled Mahi$19.29
Mahi Wulfe$22.29
Tilapia Bellimbusto$17.99
Spiedino Di Mare$22.29
Tomato Basil Salmon$21.99


Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Classic Red6 oz.$8.59
Classic Red9 oz.$12.59
Classic RedPitcher$34.00
Peach6 oz.$8.59
Peach9 oz.$12.59
Blackberry6 oz.$8.59
Blackberry9 oz.$12.59
Cabernet Sauvignon
Sequoia GroveBottle$71.00
Joel Gott “815”6 oz.$11.49
Joel Gott “815”9 oz.$16.99
Joel Gott “815”Bottle$47.00
J. Lohr ” Seven Oaks”6 oz.$10.99
J. Lohr ” Seven Oaks”9 oz.$15.79
J. Lohr ” Seven Oaks”Bottle$41.00
Josh Cellars6 oz.$10.59
Josh Cellars9 oz.$15.59
Josh CellarsBottle$41.00
Dark Horse6 oz.$9.59
Dark Horse9 oz.$14.49
Dark HorseBottle$39.00
Beringer Founders’ Estate6 oz.$7.69
Beringer Founders’ Estate9 oz.$11.49
Beringer Founders’ EstateBottle$33.00
Italian Reds
Gaja Ca’ Marcanda PromisBottle$75.00
Marchesi di BaroloBottle$73.00
Guado al TassoBottle$55.00
Pian di Nova6 oz.$12.69
Pian di Nova9 oz.$18.79
Pian di NovaBottle$49.00
Allegrini6 oz.$10.19
Allegrini9 oz.$14.79
Ducarosso6 oz.$10.19
Ducarosso9 oz.$14.79
Gabbiano6 oz.$9.29
Gabbiano9 oz.$13.69
Bonizio Rosso by Cecchi6 oz.$7.49
Bonizio Rosso by Cecchi9 oz.$10.99
Decoy by Duckhorn6 oz.$10.99
Decoy by Duckhorn9 oz.$15.79
Decoy by DuckhornBottle$41.00
Bogle6 oz.$7.69
Bogle9 oz.$11.49
Interesting Reds
Stags’ Leap WineryBottle$63.00
Aruma6 oz.$11.19
Aruma9 oz.$16.69
Apothic6 oz.$9.59
Apothic9 oz.$14.19
Pinot Noir
Elouan6 oz.$12.69
Elouan9 oz.$18.59
Coppola Votre Santé6 oz.$8.29
Coppola Votre Santé9 oz.$12.19
Coppola Votre SantéBottle$35.00
Martini & Rossi Sparkling6 oz.$8.79
Martini & Rossi SparklingBottle$35.00
Mezzacorona6 oz.$8.29
Mezzacorona9 oz.$12.19
Kendall-Jackson6 oz.$10.99
Kendall-Jackson9 oz.$15.79
Tormaresca6 oz.$9.59
Tormaresca9 oz.$14.19
Sauvignon Blanc
Villa Maria6 oz.$10.99
Villa Maria9 oz.$15.79
Villa MariaBottle$41.00
Coppola6 oz.$9.99
Coppola9 oz.$15.59
Italian Whites
Coppola Rosso & Bianco6 oz.$7.99
Coppola Rosso & Bianco9 oz.$11.99
Coppola Rosso & BiancoBottle$32.00
Bonizio Bianco by Cecchi6 oz.$7.49
Bonizio Bianco by Cecchi9 oz.$10.99
Bonizio Bianco by CecchiBottle
Sparkling & Sweet
Saint M6 oz.$9.99
Saint M9 oz.$14.79
Saint MBottle$39.00
Seven Daughters6 oz.$9.59
Seven Daughters9 oz.$13.99
Seven DaughtersBottle$37.00
Riondo6 oz.$9.29
Riondo9 oz.


Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Spaghetti(Pomodoro sauce)$13.99
Spaghetti(Bolognese meat sauce
or Meatballs )
Lobster Ravioli$20.79
Rigatoni Campagnolo$17.99
Fettuccine Weesie$19.99
Linguine Positano(Shrimp)$17.99
Linguine Positano(Chicken)$15.99
Linguine Positano(Basil)$12.99
Fettuccine Carrabba$18.29
Linguine Pescatore$20.99

Steak & Chops

Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Tuscan-Grilled Pork ChopOnce Chop$17.29
Tuscan-Grilled Pork ChopTwo Chops$20.79
Tuscan-Grilled Ribeye$26.79
Tuscan-Grilled Sirloin6 oz.$17.29
Tuscan-Grilled Sirloin9 oz.$20.69


Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Sausage & LentilCup$4.99
Sausage & LentilBowl$6.99
Mama Mandola’s Sicilian Chicken SoupCup$4.99
Mama Mandola’s Sicilian Chicken SoupBowl$6.99


Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Fettuccine Alfredo$6.49
Grilled Asparagus$6.49
Sautéed Spinach$4.99
Garlic & Rosemary Fries$4.99
Penne Pomodoro$3.99
Garlic Mashed Potatoes$3.99
Sautéed Broccoli$3.99


Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Veal Marsala$22.99
Eggplant Parmesan$16.49
Parmesan Chicken Arugula$18.49
Pollo Rosa Maria$20.79
Tuscan-Grilled Chicken$16.79
Chicken Parmesan$18.49
Chicken Marsala$20.49
Chicken Bryan$20.49

Handmade Pizzas

Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Carnevale Pizza$14.79
Chicken Bryan Pizza$14.99
Pepperoni Pizza$14.49
Margherita Pizza$13.99


Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Zucchini Fritte$10.49
Tomato Caprese With Fresh Burrata$10.49
Cozze In Bianco$12.49
Calabrian Roasted Wings$12.49
Shrimp Scampi$11.49
Mozzarella Marinara$10.49


Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Side Salads (Italian)$4.99
Side Salads (Caesar)$4.99
Side Salads (House)$4.99
Italian Salad (Shrimp)$17.79
Italian Salad (Chicken)$15.79
Johnny Rocco Salad$18.79
Caesar Salad (Shrimp)$17.79
Caesar Salad (Chicken)$15.79

Small Plates

Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Three-Cheese & Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms$6.99
Bruschette Scotty Thompson$5.79
Grilled Asparagus With Prosciutto$6.49
Meatballs & Ricotta$6.49


Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Scampi Topping$3.80
Bryan Topping$3.80
Marsala Sauce$3.80
Garlic Aioli$3.80
Spicy Sicilian Butter$3.80

Lunch Specials

Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Italian Sandwich Combo$11.99
Lunch Trio$9.99
Endless Soup & Salad$7.99

Kids Menu

Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Bambini Sundae$3.99
Cheese Ravioli$7.99
Cheese or Pepperoni Pizza$6.99
Grilled Cheese$7.49
Spaghetti and Meatball$7.99
Penne Mac & Cheese$6.99
Chicken Fingers$7.99
Grilled Chicken Breast$7.99


Menu ItemSize / QuantityPrice
Short Rib Marsala$26.49
Cinnamon Apple Crostata$9.49
Classics Combination$13.49
Rigatoni Al Forno(Sausage)$17.49
Rigatoni Al Forno(Chicken)$17.49
Rigatoni Al Forno$14.49
Grouper Capperi$23.29
Additional Baileys Irish Cream$3.00
Peppermint Hot Chocolate$3.99
Winterberry Kiss$7.99
Peppermint Frost Martini$8.99

FAQs about the Carraba’s Menu

Does Carrabba’s have a Secret Menu?

Chicken & More menu.

Carrabba’s Italian Grill does not have a secret menu. If this ever changes, I will let you know.

What is the Johnny Rocco Salad at Carrabba’s?

The Johnny Rocco Salad at Carrabba’s is a salad that is made with wood-grilled shrimp and sea scallops, romaine lettuce, roasted red peppers, kalamata olives, and ricotta salata. The salad tossed in an Italian vinaigrette dressing. The salad is named after the character Johnny Rocco, who was played by Edward G. Robinson in the 1955 film “The Big Combo.”

You Might Like: Updated Olive Garden Menu Prices + Latest Discounts 

The cost of the Johnny Rocco Salad depends on how you order it. Here are the options and prices:

  • Johnny Rocco with Sea Scallops: $24.99
  • Johnny Rocco with Shrimp & Sea Scallops: $23.49
  • Johnny Rocco with Wood-Grilled Shrimp: $21.49

Here is the nutritional information for the Johnny Rocco Salad:

  • Calories: 590
  • Fat: 28 grams
  • Saturated fat: 7 grams
  • Cholesterol: 145 milligrams
  • Sodium: 970 milligrams
  • Carbohydrates: 50 grams
  • Fiber: 5 grams
  • Sugar: 10 grams
  • Protein: 25 grams

Does Carrabba’s offer a Caprese Salad?

Yes, Carrabba’s Italian Grill does offer a Caprese Salad on their menu, but keep in mind that it’s officially called the Tomato Caprese with Fresh Burrata available for $12.49. This classic Italian dish is made with fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, basil, and balsamic glaze. The burrata cheese is a type of mozzarella that is made with cream and has a soft, creamy texture. The tomatoes are sliced and arranged on a plate, and the burrata is placed in the center of the plate. The basil is then added and the dish is drizzled with balsamic glaze.

The dish is also relatively low in calories, making it a good choice for those who are counting calories. Here is the nutritional information for the Tomato Caprese with Fresh Burrata:

  • Calories: 450
  • Fat: 25 grams
  • Saturated fat: 10 grams
  • Cholesterol: 30 milligrams
  • Sodium: 580 milligrams
  • Carbohydrates: 30 grams
  • Fiber: 4 grams
  • Sugar: 5 grams
  • Protein: 15 grams

What is the Mezzaluna at Carrabba’s?

The Mezzaluna is a plate full of half-moon-shaped ravioli for $18.99. The ravioli filling includes ricotta and Parmesan cheese, chicken, as well as other flavor enhancing ingredients like spinach, Italian herbs.

The Mezzaluna is served with a side of your choice, such as a Caesar salad, house salad, Italian salad, Lentil & Sausage, or Mama Mandola’s Chicken Soup. Here is the nutritional information for the Mezzaluna:

  • Calories: 730
  • Fat: 28 grams
  • Saturated fat: 11 grams
  • Cholesterol: 95 milligrams
  • Sodium: 970 milligrams
  • Carbohydrates: 70 grams
  • Fiber: 4 grams
  • Sugar: 10 grams
  • Protein: 25 grams

Happy Hour Specials

Take advantage of Happy Hour and save.

Carrabba’s Italian Grill is introducing a new Happy Hour experience at all their locations, inspired by the Italian tradition of Aperitivo. The deals are centered around their bar, now known as the C Bar, and feature a variety of food and drink specials available daily from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. or 7 p.m. depending on location. These deals are available every day of the week.

Food Specials:

  • $7 Bites: Selections include Bruschette Caprese, Meatball Sliders, Shrimp Focaccia Bites, Vegetable Focaccia Bites, Mezzaluna Fritte, Calamari, and Truffle Fettuccine Cacio e Pepe.
  • Charcuterie Board & Wine: Two options are available. One comes with Mortadella, rustic Italian meat cuts, Italian cheeses, burrata, olives, and more with two glasses of house wine for $25; the second includes the same board with two glasses of premium wine for $30. The board on its own is available for $15.

Beverage Specials:

  • $7 Specialty Cocktails: Passion Pear Spritz, Pomegranate Martini, and Italian Old Fashioned.
  • Draft Beer: Peroni and Bud Light are available for $3.
  • Wine and Sangria: A 9-ounce serving of house wine or sangria is offered for the price of 6 ounces.
  • Premium Spirits: Absolut, Bacardi, Lunazul Blanco, Jim Beam, Crown Royal, Dewar’s, and New Amsterdam Gin are available for $6.
  • Sangria Pitchers: Blackberry, Peach, and Classic Red Sangria pitchers that serve four are available for $25.

Ways to Save at Carrabba’s

Summer Specials are on the menu.

There are plenty of ways to enjoy amazing food without breaking the bank. With that in mind, here are a few things to do to save a few dollars at Carrabba’s:

Free Calamari Offer: When you join Carrabba’s Dine Rewards program, you’ll get a free order of calamari valid on your next visit. This is a value of $13.99!

In addition to a free calamari, you’ll start earning 5 points with each dollar spent on dining. Once you’ve accumulated 350 points, you automatically get a coupon for $5 off on your next purchase. There is a maximum of two qualifying visits per day and 15,000 points per visit. Points expire six months after issuance.

One other important note is that your $5 off coupons cannot be applied towards the purchase of gift cards, alcohol, taxes, or tips.

  • Order Seasonal Offers: Every once in a while, Carrabba’s offers delectable and discounted dishes for every season. Right now, the restaurant promotes its Summer Specials, which you can view below:
    • Filet Caprese
    • Crab & Shrimp Florentine
    • Prosciutto-Wrapped Pork Tenderloin
    • Fritto Misto
    • Watermelon Basil Lemonade
    • Berries & Butter Cake
  • Military Discount: If you’re currently serving the country, you can enjoy a 10% discount whenever you’re at Carrabba’s. All you need is to provide your Military ID. This discount does not apply to alcohol or happy hour deals.
  • AARP Discount: Are you 50 or older and a member of AARP? Then you can receive a 15% discount for your entire meal. Note: This discount does not apply to locations at Kirby or Woodway in Houston, Texas.
  • Search for Coupons: Coupons are one of the oldest ways to shave a few bucks from your bill. So, it’s best to scour websites for coupons that you can use at Carrabba’s. That said, here are a few past coupons to check out.
    • $10 off any entree whenever you order another entree.
    • 20% off your entire bill.
    • $5 off any entree.
    • 15% off your entire bill.
    • Free complimentary appetizer.
    • Free delivery and 20% off on your online order.

If you live near a Carrabba’s location, make sure to keep your eyes open for coupons that might arrive in your mailbox or included in local periodicals and newspapers.