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4942 Us Highway 98 W, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
+1 850-267-2185
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Christiano's is a family owned and operated Italian restaurant serving...
Christiano's is a family owned and operated Italian restaurant serving delicious pastas, fresh seafood, steaks and pizza. Our staff strives to provide each guest with a great dining experience which includes great food and excellent service.
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  • 289
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Top of the line, would give it better than 5*

We found this place a few years ago during our trip to the beach and now go every year. It is a family business rather than a chain and you can certainly tell by the service, atmosphere and food. It would be great Italian in any City you visit. We met another family down for the week, giving us... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
JeffIndiana33
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Indianapolis, Indiana
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

We found this place a few years ago during our trip to the beach and now go every year. It is a family business rather than a chain and you can certainly tell by the service, atmosphere and food. It would be great Italian in any City you visit. We met another family down for the week, giving us a... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

had a whole fish, waitstaff was stellar, food was incredible. Great for an event asdfasdfadsfadsfasdc

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Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This is the second time our family has thoroughly enjoyed dinner at Christiano's. Having grown up in NY, it's difficult to find truly authentic Italian cuisine. Christiano's is among the best family owned Italian restaurants along the east coast! If you are looking for authentic Italian food in this area, you will not be disappointed!

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Kennesaw, Georgia
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Three things I savor about a restaurant: the food is hot, it is tasty and it is delivered on time. They hit on all accounts everytime I visit. Wonderful atmosphere where it is not too loud and you can enjoy the company of your guests.

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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Ate there several times. Never disappointed. Great food and service. Right on highway 98 in shopping center.

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Franklin, Tennessee, United States
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Everything was AMAZING. Seriously, from scratch Italien. A fraction of the cost and a lot better meal than most 30a places. Food and service were excellentband chef visited our table to make sure we were pleased! Could not have asked for a better meal!

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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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303 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We have to admit, this is one of the best Italian restaurants in this area. The sauce is magnificent. We generally get eggplant parmisian and the grouper elizabeth. When I was eating pasta, there pasta and meatballs was the best. They seem to know how to make the sauce to perfection. We think this is the one of the most... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

If you are anywhere from Destin to Panama City -Christianos is the must-do italian restaurant! Chef Chris makes it a memorable evening. The Mahi Menuiere is incredible, browned butter sauce with lemon and capers, and a HUGE piece of lasagna with house made hot bread and olive oil. We were so full, we took home half the lasagna, but HAD... More 

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Sulphur Springs, Texas
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

Christiana's is without a doubt the best Italian I have ever eaten. From the appetizers to the desserts, there is nothing on this well-rounded menu that I would not recommend. There were ten in our party and the waitstaff was patient and efficient. The chef/owner even came out of the kitchen to see if we were pleased with our meals.... More 

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Louisville, tn
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110 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We had the grouper Elizabeth and a salad with the mahi and both were delicious. Bread was yummy too. Everything delivered around us looked delicious too. Our server was very helpful. No complaints at all!

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Additional Information about Christiano's

Address: 4942 Us Highway 98 W, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
Phone Number: +1 850-267-2185
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Santa Rosa Beach
Open Hours:
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4942 Us Highway 98 W, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Santa Rosa Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-267-2185

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Doing business, Romantic, Special occasions

Description

Christiano's is a family owned and operated Italian restaurant serving delicious pastas, fresh seafood, steaks and pizza. Our staff strives to provide each guest with a great dining experience which includes great food and excellent service.
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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