We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ciao Mambo

2301 Montana Ave, Billings, MT 59101-2421
406-325-5100
Website
Update restaurant details
Ranked #23 of 271 restaurants in Billings
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Italian
9 visitor photos
Restaurant details
Write a Review

68 reviews from our community

83% Recommend
    41
    16
    5
    3
    3
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Billings, Montana
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

that isn't saying much since there are only three other restaurants claiming to be Italian. We've eaten here several times and its usually pretty good but our recent visit, prom night unfortunately, was not so hot. We both had meatballs with our entree and the tasted like they had been in the oven since the previous day, dried out and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Farmington, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

First, Christene, our server, was very friendly and helpful. Loved the calamari. Our delicious entrees were the pasta ravenna and the eggplant alla parmigiana. Both delicious. Had to get a take out box for the remaining pasta dish. Great atmosphere. Found this restaurant by reading reviews.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bozeman, Montana
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

Delicious and enough on one plate to split between two. Atmosphere is great too. Each bite was a new flavor for Delia de Gered dish.

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

Our Family went to Ciao Mambo for our 28th Anniversary. Our oldest daughter found the Reviews on line.... So we had no idea what to expect. We are from the SF Bay Area and have eaten at many Italian Restaurants and Ciao Mambo by far was the absolute Best for Food quality, price, selection and value for the children's menu...... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

The food was very good but my night was spoiled the first minute that we walked in the door. The hostess was rude and when we got seated our waitress, whose name was Amber, was extremely rude. I will not be back to this restaurant ever. They should learn some manners and treat people descent.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Billings, Montana, United States
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014 via mobile

I've read a lot of good reviews about this restaurant, but was greatly disappointed not once but twice! My first dining experience was last spring, the food was so so and our waitress was a little unfriendly. Recently, it was decided by my office; to dine here for our company Holiday party. Not my first choice but I thought I'll... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Montana
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Went to Ciao Mambo after work on Friday. We beat the evening crowd and we're seated right away. Food was excellent, as usual, and service was good. Staff is quite friendly. We've never had a bad experience at Ciao! I love the pizzas and my wife says the pasta dishes are very good.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

I took my family to Ciao Mambo On a Thursday night after New Year's Day. Upon entering the door I noticed a several people waiting to be seated. Also there were only about six tables seated with the rest of the dinning area empty. They have several tables so there were at least 15 tables empty. Hostess asked us how... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
564 reviews 564 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
195 helpful votes 195 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We had dinner here last night, and we really enjoyed. NIce cosy ambiance--esp on a cold snowy winter night. Good service--- fast on food delivery and any minor requests (more water, etc). The menu offers good diversity and it's well laid out. Food quality was excellent---and served nicely. Good sized portions (except for manicotti which was only two stuffed (big)... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Billings, Montana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

The food is amazing! I had had pasta Ravenna and my husband had the steak dinner. They have an Extensive wine list and the waitress new a lot about the wines. Nice atmosphere it's a hoppin place! It's kid friendly too. Get there at 5:30 and there was no wait. It did pick up by 6 and there was a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Ciao Mambo also viewed

 

Been to Ciao Mambo? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Ciao Mambo, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing