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Ciao Sorrento

Union Street, Dundee, Scotland
+44 1382 221760
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Ranked #16 of 289 Restaurants in Dundee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $24 - $63
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: If you want to enjoy fresh quality food in a typical Italian family-style atmosphere, Ciao Sorrento is the place for you. Ciao Sorrento prides itself on using ingredients bought daily and prepared to an extremely high, consistent standard. Consistency is the key word. The food is always the same, excellent. It never varies or drops below this proudly maintained level. It doesn't matter whether you opt for pasta, fish, chicken or steak the dish never fails to hit the high spot. You always know you're going to be served with top quality food cooked to the highest level.
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
239 reviews 239 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

This is a great restaurant using the best ingredients , beautifully cooked. The charcuterie is superb and the Specials delicious. The lobster ravioli is divine! Short but excellent wine list and great service. Go there!

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

I was introduced to this restaurant by my family more than 10 years ago and will continue to visit as often as I can. I can strongly recommend the Pasta al Forno - 'it's a must!' We love Ciao so much; we had our families meet there for dinner the night before our wedding! Tommaso and Joanna are so very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I visit this restaurant regularly as I spend a lot of time at the nearby mal maison hotel when I'm on business in Dundee and I'm never left dissapointed. On my most recent visit I ordered the calamari starter and asked the chef tomasso to create me a pizza of his choice as I tended to order the quattro staggioni... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

My wife and I along with friends went to Ciao Sorrento for the first time on 15/11/2014, I have always wanted to try it out, and I wasn't disappointed. The food was as I was hoping for, simple but tasty. I had a pepperoni pizza as my main and I have to be honest it didn't look great, but it... More

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Tayport, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We have been going to Ciao Sorrento for years, and are never disappointed - we are taking friends there tomorrow night and know they will enjoy it! Our last visit was just over a week ago, and just this lovely little restaurant is a haven at the end of a long day's work. Gracie000 - we cannot imagine how you... More

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Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Best restaurant I have ever been to! Small family cosy place, food excellent quality and great sized portions for the money. Super fast service ALWAYS with a smile from the lovely Joanna and her Husband Tommaso the Chef. Great feel to the place always made to feel welcome. The Brushetta & fresh tomatoes is to die also spaghetti bolognaise for... More

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Dundee
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My husband and I eat at Ciao Sorrento regularly and have done for a number of years. I have never been disappointed. Each meal I have had has been delicious and I certainly don't agree with Gracie000 and her views on the pizza. Having just had one of Thomasso's pizzas tonight, I can say that they are delicious. The base... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

Great friendly welcome, fantastic service and amazing food all within the budget. :D 5* Will defiantly be back on a more regular basis. Has to be my favourite restaurant in Dundee.

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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We visited last night and really enjoyed our meal. I had the Campagnolo pizza and my friend had vegetarian risotto. Would definitely recommend and will be returning in the near future.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We regularly visit Ciao Sorrento and once again the meals particularly veal arciduca and calzone pizza excelled! Fantastico friendly service. Will be back..

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Additional Information about Ciao Sorrento

Address: Union Street, Dundee, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 1382 221760
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee
Average Prices: USD 24 - 63
Cuisine: Italian

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