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Ciao Italia Ristorante

6149 Westwood Blvd, Orlando, FL 32821-8083
407-354-0770
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Ranked #382 of 3,102 restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $30
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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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Saint Cloud, Florida
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW via mobile

We had a living social certificate for Ciao Italia Ristorante in Orlando. We went with friends visiting from out of town, and we were a bit worried by the location. The restaurant is located in a semi vacant strip mall, which had us worried, but as soon as we walked in we were welcomed into the very cheerful and nicely... More

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champion gate, florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Excellent food and service. we were welcome with Italian Hospitality; The quality and presentation of food was well done.

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

So looking forward to a delicious Italian meal- how disappointing ! Before we got looking at the menu when we arrived - the manager or person that seemed to be the owner, brought out 2 bottles of wine (red & white as my wife drinks red only & I white) we hadn't even a chance to tell him that we... More

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Copley, Ohio
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

Did some searching and this was the most reasonably priced Italian restaurant in the area, though they would appear to make up for the lower entree prices with other things. Pop, tea etc are served from small bottles with a hefty price tag attached, I took a quick glance at the wine list and the prices even for the cheapest... More

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Newcastle
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180 reviews 180 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I had a late meal here the other night, the meal was good, buy very expensive. Staff were less than attentive, but OK,more concerned about getting the bill right and their tips than the customers. Upside, the food was good, very good but way too expensive in terms of value for money.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

The strip mall this gem is in is post-apocalyptic. Don't let that fool you. Rich, delicious Italian food with great service and the best creme brulee ever. Pricey but worth it.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This restaurant is hiding out in a derelict looking strip mall, but the food is great. The prices seem a little high for the area but completely appropriate for the quality of the food. The wild boar was amazing and the staff was charming.

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CarolynInCT
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43 reviews 43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Coming from the North, it's extremely difficult to find good Italian food. I read rave reviews about this place and visited the website and was excited to try it. Weird little older plaza in touristy section of Orlando but the interior more than makes up for it. When I first walked in, it smelled exactly like the restaurants in Europe.... More

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Authentic Italian..staff friendly to kids too! Food was good, well sized portions Wine menu pricy per bottle, otherwise avg food pricing. I'd go again if in the area. I had the cheese tortellini with pesto& pine nuts, hubby had a lemon chicken dish..both flavorful and good!

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Dayton, Ohio, USA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Seemed a little "faux pretentious". Very cute inside, food was okay, a bit pricy. If you're simply in the mood for some Italian food, this place is not bad. My business companion and I were dressed fine and very cordial, but the waiter responded in a bit of a cranky manner. Maybe the waiter was having a bad day?

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