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Ariani Restaurant & Lounge

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1529 SE 15TH Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33990-3791
(239) 772-8000
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 128
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A very pleasant surprise in Cape Coral

Ariani's was recommended to me as a great place to take my wifeand celebrate our Anniversary . The restaurant has a very comfortable atmosphere. I was glad I made reservations, the place was pretty full. Our server was Darren. He was very attentive and was fun to watch as he would dart in and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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Fort Myers, Florida
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
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Fort Myers, Florida
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Ariani's was recommended to me as a great place to take my wifeand celebrate our Anniversary . The restaurant has a very comfortable atmosphere. I was glad I made reservations, the place was pretty full. Our server was Darren. He was very attentive and was fun to watch as he would dart in and around the dinning room . We... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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124 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We enjoy going here for special events, and with good friends. The food is not th usual Italian- American- it is very high quality Northern Italy cuisine. The owner and chef usually will come out to ask how was everything, and ask about your experience. Servers are attentive and courteous. A bit expensive, but in my opinion, it is worth... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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160 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Whenever we visit my brother in ft Myers we find a reason to celebrate at Ariani's. We are never disappointed. The food is excellent, the waitstaff knowledgable and experienced, the owners make you feel like family, the atmosphere is elegant AND friendly.

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Estero, Florida
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Excellent upscale Italian preparation of classic Italian dishes. Beautiful decor, outstanding service, warm, friendly atmosphere. Definitely do not need to leave the Cape for fine Italian dining.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Great Salmon. Always a great experience. Clean friendly restaurant. A special place for us. We recommend this restaurant.

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Temple, Georgia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

By far the best Italian Restaurant I've ever had. The food is excellent and the service is even better. The owner's are also very friendly. Each and every time we visit the owner will visit your table with smiles and sometimes a free glass of wine. Looking forward to our next visit next summer.

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Sarasota, Florida
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

We all loved our food. White tableclothes, very experienced staff, bread for starters, nice quiet atmosphere- enjoyed our time visiting with old friends over good wine and food!

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

This a go to place if you are looking for Italian food on Cape Coral. A cozy place and the staff makes you feel welcome. Wait staff very attentive and offer to cook anything you may not see on the menu. That's a sign the kitchen knows what they are doing. House salads were yummy. Pork tenderloin was wonderful. Lamp... More 

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Brooksville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Northern italian cuisine, good for special occasion dining. Rooms available for parties of 8-10. Not what I look for in a restaurant but appeals to many. Overdone decor, lots of heavy food. Dark and outdated. Lots of old diners.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I took a friend here for Christmas Day with the Artichoke app on My mind. I am happy to say that this Dinning experiance was so much better. There were Two servers per table, (we did not need for a thing) food was fresh and hot from the kitchen (Pork Schnitzel ) and the Neapolian was Fantastic. They really stepped... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1529 SE 15TH Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33990-3791
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: (239) 772-8000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Romantic, Doing business, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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