We start with fresh ingredients, and slow cook them just for you. So that every bite reminds you of home.
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With 20 years of experience cooking in the finest restaurants, our chef is excited to present their vision to you and all our guests. Our caring and committed staff will ensure you have a fantastic experience with us.
Our restaurant is available for private events: weddings, business lunches, dinners, cocktail receptions, and more. We would love to discuss how to be a part of your next event.
We refuse to compromise on quality in our restaurant. That's why we source our fresh ingredients from local farmers' markets.
The South Side will soon get a welcome shot of soul in the heart of its business district.
Carmi Soul Food Restaurant, a neighborhood favorite in Allegheny West for the past seven years, will cross rivers and move into a long vacant property at 1825 E. Carson St
I don't believe I have written a restaurant review before but, I'm doing it now for several reasons. First, I was skeptical of the high approval marks Carmi's received. Wrongly thinking a lot of family and friends of the staff/owners submitted reviews. After all, how can a restaurant receive such a high approval rating? Which brings me to reason #2, which is, the marks are well deserved.
At Carmi, the portions are generous and the fare is of the stick-to-your-ribs variety. To wit, the fried chicken dinner: three pieces of crispy skin fried chicken in a light breading, sides of a silken five-cheese macaroni, moist cornbread with a little crunch on the ends, a slightly sweet sage-cornbread stuffing with house gravy, and bowl of a peppery tomato and fish stew. At $14.99 it’s enough to feed an army.