Carmelo's Italian Ristorante has garnered a number of awards since opening its doors thanks to our loyal famiglia.

2019 Awards

Open Table

  • Diners' Choice Award 2019
  • Best Value
  • Italian
  • Outdoor Dining

2018 Awards

Harbor's Hottest 2018

  • Best Italian Restaurant (1st)
  • Best Dinner Restaurant (1st)
  • Best Outdoor Dining (1st)
  • Best Dessert (Finalist)
  • Best Lunch Restaurant (Finalist)
  • Best Date Night Restaurant (Finalist)

Open Table

  • Diners' Choice Award 2018

Trip Advisor

  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

Charlotte Sun Readers'
Choice Award 2018

  • Italian Restaurant (1st)
  • Dinner Restaurant (Finalist)
  • Romantic Dinner (Finalist)

2017 Awards

Harbor's Hottest 2017

  • Best Italian Restaurant (1st)
  • Best Dinner Restaurant (1st)
  • Best Date Night Restaurant (1st)
  • Best Dessert (1st)
  • Best Lunch Restaurant (1st)
  • Best Outdoor Dining (1st)
  • Best Restaurant to Take Visitors (1st)
  • Best Caterer (Finalist)
  • Best Place for Wine (Finalist)

Charlotte Sun Readers'
Choice Award 2017

  • Italian Restaurant

2016 Awards

Harbor's Hottest 2016

  • Best Italian Restaurant (1st)
  • Best Dinner Restaurant (1st)
  • Best Date Night Restaurant (1st)
  • Best Outdoor Dining (1st)
  • Best Restaurant to Take Visitors (1st)
  • Best Dessert (Finalist)
  • Best Caterer (Finalist)
  • Best Place for Wine (Finalist)
  • Best New Restaurant (Finalist)

Charlotte Sun Readers'
Choice Award 2016

  • Italian Restaurant

2015 Awards

Harbor's Hottest 2015

  • Best Italian Restaurant (1st)
  • Best New Restaurant (Finalist)