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Frigate Bay, Basseterre, St. Kitts
869 466 3735
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Ranked #11 of 25 Restaurants in Basseterre
Price range: $15 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Missouri City, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Came here following a 2.5 hour wait for a dinner that never came at another restaurant. The owner was accommodating, the selection amazing, lasagna, spaghetti, lobster linguine with the whole lobster. Great wine, reasonable prices, we can't say enough nice things!! Great place to have dinner!!

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Nassau, New Providence Island
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I ate at this place every other night on my trip. It was definitely a taste of Italy in the Caribbean. I recommend the 'everything'. Whatever I tried was excellent. The set menu is a steal .... 3 courses and a glass of wine for $45? You don't find that anywhere else on island.

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Orlando, Florida
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110 reviews 110 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I ordered the homemade ravioli. Some with meT and some with ricotta filling. The pasta dough was pretty good but the meat filling had a definite spice to it which was bitter. The cheese filling was watery. My husband had the lasagna which he rated fair. He also ordered the Caesar salad, the dressing was horrible, it tasted like it... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We ate here our last night in St. Kitts and it was delicious. Very Authentic Italian food and wine. Very roomy so you are not sitting on top of other diners.

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Ladera Ranch, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

As others have said, the A/C was not as cold as we'd like. The food was better than the "high end" Marriott Italian. It offered simple dishes for the kids. They were helpful and brought out a large pitcher for our table of 11. Will definitely eat there instead of the Marriott next time. Great food and value. Family atmosphere,... More

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Mendham, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Out second time here and unfortunately they didn't have everything that was listed on the menu. Restaurant was hot in side and truthfully we should have walked out. Food was ok.

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Indianapolis
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Easy walk from Marriott. Food was very good and staff was very accommodating to our large group with five childern

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Phoenix, Arizona
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Had some wonderful pasta but had to wait 25 minutes for the check. The owner was there and sat behind his desk with little concern for what was going on with the customers. He seemed to be more interested in doing the billing than how the wait staff was treating people needing service. He could have helped.

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Boonton, New Jersey
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Have eaten here many times (10) over the last 6 years. I had linguini with clam sauce which was excellent and very well apportioned. My wife had pumpkin ravioli whose flavor was a big step down than in years past. The owner is in Italy recuperating from an injury suffered in St Kitts which might account for the apparent slide... More

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Melville, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

My family and I have enjoyed ciao's many years. Gorgonzola ravioli being a favorite, I must say the restaurant needs some updating. Especially considering the new beautiful restaurants in St. Kitts.

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Additional Information about ciao

Address: Frigate Bay, Basseterre, St. Kitts
Phone Number: 869 466 3735
Location: Caribbean  >  St. Kitts and Nevis  >  St. Kitts  >  Basseterre
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: Italian

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