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All 52 Dunoon Restaurants

Ristorante Italiano Rio

54-58 Argyll Street | Argyll Hotel, Dunoon PA23 7NE, Scotland
01369 702059
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Ranked #7 of 52 Restaurants in Dunoon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Livingston, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

Enjoyed our Italian meal at this restaurant. Attentive staff, food was well presented and very good. Would recommend. Thanks to Ronny and the team.

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Ronny P, Manager at Ristorante Italiano Rio, responded to this review

Dear Guests thank you sincerely for a marvellous review! We are extremely happy you have enjoyed your meal in Rio. Thank you so much for taking the time to share this with us. It really means a lot to me and to everyone on our staff. We all expect to welcome you back soon! Thanks Ronny More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

it was really great Christmas party we had lovely meal in Rio steak was so good with pepper sauce . Great staff. Ronny such a superb what a lovely smile . He did everything what he could do. Thanks ronny and your staff who made our night unforgettable

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Ronny P, Manager at Ristorante Italiano Rio, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you so much for your kind words, I am delighted to read such positive comments about our Rio and that we were able to surprise you! Such great reviews encourage us to keep going in providing the best service to our guests and thank you for sharing your positive experience on line. Yours sincerely Ronny More 

Murcia, Spain
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

we have enjoyed a few meals here. The staff are very helpful, polite and nothing seems too much trouble. The manager Ronnie is really great and the decor is lovely. The pre-theatre menu is amazing value and the wine list is excellent.

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Ronny P, Manager at Ristorante Italiano Rio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank for your great review of our restaurant, we work really hard to serve the best food in a great environment and I am glad to see you those efforts pay off on your visit. And once again thank you for sharing your positive experience in trip advisor I hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back... More 

Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Just had a most enjoyable meal with first class service, we have used Rio before and have never been disappointed,really worth a try.

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Ronny P, Manager at Ristorante Italiano Rio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for considering my restaurant as one of the best of all for your patronage and feedback. It is really rewarding when we are able to surprise our guests. Thank you again for your comments. We all expect to welcome you back soon! Kind Regards, Ronny More 

Dumfries, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We ate in the restaurant on 6 December to celebrate a birthday. The restaurant was expecting a big party so the Manager Ronnie kindly managed to arranged for us to have our meal a little earlier in the evening which was very kind. We had prawn kebab starters which were delicious and anti pasti and the mushroom starters. All great... More 

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Ronny P, Manager at Ristorante Italiano Rio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review, great to hear that and you enjoyed your meal with us. We remember you and the day you visited. We tried our best to accommodate you. We hope this dinner made your birthday memorable and hope to see you soon in our restaurant. Kind regards, Ronny More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Excellent friendly service good choice. I particularly like the smoked salmon and prawn starter. Wide choice of food And wines. Good value.

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Ronny P, Manager at Ristorante Italiano Rio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Glad to hear you have enjoyed you’re both your meal and the service, thank you for taking the time to leave us such a great review, look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Thanks Ronny More 

Renfrewshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Quality food and service Rio is part of the Argyle hotel and was part of our DBB stay. Fantastic service and first class rooms coupled with peace and quiet and a quality breakfast. Rio served up a first class choice of tapas and various other fine dining. Can't wait till we go back in the new year. Big thanks to... More 

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Ronny P, Manager at Ristorante Italiano Rio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this review, I am really pleased you found our restaurant to be of such a high standard and chose to dine with us. We hope to have the pleasure of looking after you again in the near future. Thanks Ronny More 

uk ish
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Popped into Rio last night for a meal. Great service, friendly staff and food was very very yummy. I also thought it was excellent value for money and look forward to revisiting Rio next time I'm in town.

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Ronny P, Manager at Ristorante Italiano Rio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for completing your comment in trip advisor and for letting us knows about your experience at our restaurant .I am so glad your visit was enjoyable. It’s always encouraging when customers acknowledge the good work of our team. Thank you again for your kind comments and patronage. We look forward to serving you again soon. Thanks... More 

Boston, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

The choice of fresh food (especially fish) was outstanding. Pleasantly renovated, it looked inviting, and we were not disappointed. Eduardo assisted with our choices and when we went again, remembered our preferences. Superb service

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Ronny P, Manager at Ristorante Italiano Rio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for you reviews in trip advisor. We are grateful for the pleasure of serving you and meeting your printing needs. Counting you among our customers is something for which we are especially grateful and we look forward to serve you. Thanks & regards Ronny More 

Tighnabruaich, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Ok so you would like an Italian meal in Dunoon...Well look no further than RIO Italian Restaurant ,Good choice menu ,special offers,good atmosphere and very clean,oh and the staff?well they are just great.I love this place and have been many times,never been disappointed,will certainly keep going back.

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Ronny P, Manager at Ristorante Italiano Rio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Delightful review – thank you sincerely! We are thrilled you have enjoyed your meal in Rio. We as team always make sure our guest have great dining experience. I will pass your feedback on to the team, and we look forward to seeing you again soon.’ Thanks Ronny More 

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Address: 54-58 Argyll Street | Argyll Hotel, Dunoon PA23 7NE, Scotland
Phone Number: 01369 702059
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Dunoon
Cuisine: Italian

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