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Ciao Italia Ristorante

6149 Westwood Blvd, Orlando, FL 32821-8083
407-354-0770
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Ranked #457 of 3,180 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: At Ciao Italia Ristorante you will always be greeted by one of the family members on any given night! Since 1991 Ciao Italia Ristorante, founded by Antonio and Josephine Navarra, has been Orlando finest Italian restaurant The family has established they roots in to the restaurant industry for the last 23 years making Ciao Italia one of the oldest restaurant on the International drive area, and they are dedicated to maintaining the best quality food, impeccable service and attention to every detailSo when do go come in, look forward to sit back, have a good glass of wine and enjoy the Italian ambiance as the family and staff looks upon your every need, and let the Chefs Antonio, share his culinary delights with you!
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English first
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

My family went to this restaurant after leaving sea world. The restaurant was conveniently located nearby. It is a cozy mom and pop with great Italian food, and our waiter Carmelo went the extra mile. It was my daughter's birthday and they brought cake and sang to her. This is not something I am accustomed to in a classy Italian... More 

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Vancouver BC
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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I loved their house bread with balsamic dip. I ordered the eggplant parmesan and it was also delicious. The house salad dressing was maybe a bit tart, but overall very good. It is a bit pricey however.

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McLean, Virginia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

My wife's chicken dish (Pollo Al Limoncello Di Casa) was very poor--relatively tasteless. My pasta dish (Pappardelle Al Cinghiale Con Porcini) was pretty good, but nothing exceptional about it. The service was very attentive, The shopping center in which the restaurant is located is very dilapidated, with multiple empty stores.

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Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Had a family dinner at Ciao Italia in Orlando. Franco was great. Very attentive. Food was wonderful We loved the family atmosphere Will definately return

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Alpena, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 via mobile

First looks are deceptive. It is in a strip mall that looks a little bit seedy. Inside, it is a nicely furnished restaurant with friendly, efficient staff. The food was fresh and not overly seasoned. This place rivals my favorite restaurant in New York's Little Italy. The tiramisu was outstanding.

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Miami Fla.
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67 reviews 67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Curiously from coincidences incredible things happen. We had planned to dine out no more than a few sandwiches and in a small shopping plaza we found this place. We decided to go inside and did not regret it at all. The food is amazing as well as the service, all very well-prepared traditional dishes of italy. Although we all know... More 

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Port Elgin, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Went for dinner November 17th after reading trip advisor reviews. My husband ordered the house speciality "veal chop" which came with 1 baby potato and a few tablespoons of overdone peas. Cost $55 I order the pasta special. Sirloin tips overcooked and tough; pasta sauce tasted like canned gravy. Cost $27 We found the staff friendly; the decor adequate but... More 

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Galloway, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Starting with a cocktail is my normal activity, they only offered beer and wine. The wine we got was an exceptional Merlot. The food was good, but the Lobster Ravioli was all cheese. Perfectly cooked pasta, but with just 2 small pieces of lobster in the stuffing.

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michigan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This is a small restaurant in a shabby strip mall. You might not even notice it is there as you drive by, and in Orlando with thousands of restaurant choices in more attractive areas, it would be easy to miss this one. The food is well above average, the service is attentive, but slow. You will have plenty of time... More 

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North Saanich
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Just finished a wonderful meal here... Had the calamari upon the recommendation of our waiter it was outstanding, delicious and so tender, served bathed in a wonderful lemon sauce that you will mop up with the crusty bread. Two of us shared the stuffed veal chop, it was outstanding. I would recommend this small owner operated restaurant on this restaurant... More 

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Additional Information about Ciao Italia Ristorante

Address: 6149 Westwood Blvd, Orlando, FL 32821-8083
Phone Number: 407-354-0770
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 30

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