A Culinary
 <br>
Journey Through Italy
SEIZE THE MOMENT:
A Culinary
Journey Through Italy
Indulge in Authentic Italian Flavors
and Ambiance at Carpe Raci in Brecksville, Ohio
BOOK A RESERVATION
About us

Premier Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar in Brecksville, Ohio

Carpe Raci is is not just a place to dine in; it’s a haven for immersive experiences.

Here, we offer you a warm and elegant atmosphere that captures the essence of Italy.

Seize the moment and create memories that will last a lifetime! Experience authentic Italian flavors, homemade pastas, exclusive wines and cocktails and culture with us!

Our Next Event

Paul Hobbs Wine Tasting

Exclusive Wine Selections
Come Celebrate With Us On
May 23rd

Our Story

“Carpe Raci is a manifestation of love and passion for Italian cuisine and culture.”

Our restaurant is a culmination of our founder’s passion for Italy and its rich culinary heritage. Lauren and Joe’s love for the country’s flavors and culture led them to embark on a remarkable culinary journey.

Here, you’ll be transported to the streets of Italy, where authentic flavors mingle with the joy of company.

OUR MENU

A Symphony of Italian Flavors

Every bite is an invitation to explore Italy’s culinary treasures. Our food is prepared with the utmost care and attention to detail. Our commitment to authenticity is unwavering, and each dish tells a story of the land and the passion that inspired it.

Pasta Pomodoro with tonnarelli, basil, olive oil and shaved parmesan

Pomodoro

Pomodoro with tonnarelli pasta, basil, olive oil and shaved parmesan

Roasted vegetable salad with fall vegetables, torn bread, pepitas and balsamic vinaigrette

Roasted Vegetable Salad

Roasted vegetable salad with fall vegetables, torn bread, pepitas and balsamic vinaigrette

costola corta Braised Beef Short Rib with creamy saffron polenta, roasted vegetables, demi glaze and herbs

Costola Corta

Braised Beef Short Rib with creamy saffron polenta, roasted vegetables, demi glaze and herbs

Risotto with fall squash, pancetta, whipped goat cheese, toasted hazelnuts, brown butter

Risotto

Risotto with fall squash, pancetta, whipped goat cheese, toasted hazelnuts, brown butter

Table Reservation

Exploring Italian Culture and Cuisine

Discover Italy’s rich flavors, traditions, and stories right here. Our passion for authentic Italian cuisine and immersive dining experiences helps you escape the ordinary and indulge in the extraordinary.

Features

Why people choose us

Discover why people choose our restaurant.

Menu for every taste

We offer a diverse Italian based menu that caters to all preferences and palates.

Always fresh ingredients

We take pride in sourcing only the freshest and finest ingredients. 

Experienced Executive & Sous Chefs

Our team of talented chefs bring years of experience to each plate.

Come See Us

Our Hours

Our doors are open to anyone who seeks authentic Italian cuisine.

Tuesday - Thursday
04 : 00 PM
9 : 00 PM
Friday and Saturday
4 : 00 PM
10 : 00 PM

Our Location

Carpe Raci Italian Restuarant & Wine Bar

8903 Brecksville Rd, Brecksville, OH 44141

(440) 526 – 8100

Testimonials

What Our Customers Say

Diners rave about their immersive Italian
experience. Discover what our satisfied guests are saying.

"
Great wine bar - awesome selection, people and staff
Charlotte Vitatoe Bean
Charlotte Vitatoe Bean
"
Such an amazing experience from the moment you walk in the door! What a warm and comfortable environment to meet friends, have a date night, learn about wine or just relax. Amazing selection of your favorites and plenty of new ones to expand your knowledge. Food selections continue to pair well with your beverages of choice and are expanding!
Curtis Posner
Curtis Posner
"
This place is AMAZING, thanks to our server Denice, the most kind person in town. We really had a blast and the wine selection was exquisite.
Estefany Galan
Estefany Galan
"
Amazing time! Great decor! Amazing food.
Meagan Daisher
Meagan Daisher
"
Beautiful atmosphere and delicious food!!!
Kim Ule
Kim Ule
About Us
Slider navigation
Newsletter

Use the tips
and recipes of our chefs

Uncover the secrets of Italian culinary artistry
with our chefs' expert tips and authentic recipes.

Nothing Found

It seems we can’t find what you’re looking for. Perhaps searching can help.

Join The Club

Become A Wine Club Member

Experience The Difference

Wine Club
Get Access To Premium Wines Curated For Our Brecksville Family

Table Reservation