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Ciro's Italian Restaurant

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University City North
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8927 J M Keynes Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-8433
(704) 510-0012
Today
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 39
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  • 30
    Very good
  • 13
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  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food!

We were in town for a college visit and asked the hotel front desk for a pasta place recommendation. They came up with Ciro's. Great choice! Fresh Italian with varied choices, including specials. It was prom night with several tables filled, but we were seated quickly and served quickly, too. The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
elbeefoster
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

The kind of restaurant you hope to find; the owner on premise and service you will come back for. The food is tasty, the service is friendly and they want you to be happy. The owner may even provide you with some accordion music!

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49 reviews 49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Visiting Charlotte with two teenage girls after a long day at the white water rafting center called for a good hearty meal ! I always look to Trip Advisory to find restaurants and see what people say, well the food and service was delicious ! We were sun burnt and tired, showered but in shorts, which was fine ... Whew... More 

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Hayesville, North Carolina
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

I have eaten there many times befor and the food is just as good as where I have eaten in Italy. The service has always. Been over the top and the owner is there every night.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We were in town for a college visit and asked the hotel front desk for a pasta place recommendation. They came up with Ciro's. Great choice! Fresh Italian with varied choices, including specials. It was prom night with several tables filled, but we were seated quickly and served quickly, too. The food was served hot with an accordion player serenading... More 

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Not sure about the other menu items, but when my girlfriends and I meet at the Wine Vault, we always get an artichoke and pesto pizza from Ciro's. It never disappoints and is reminiscent of NY pizza. It is made by real Italians and is evident by the authenticity of flavor and texture. I would highly recommend this place for... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

we had 36 people for our rehearsal dinner and it was lovely. they had us select 6 entrees for our guests to select from. we had our own area so not to disturb other diners. Paulo played the accordion for us and of course the other diners. romantic and nice..

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Huntsville, Alabama
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

4 of us chose Ciro's for dinner one Friday evening. We talked so much about it Saturday during our business meeting that 22 of us returned that evening! It was that good! My wife and I are retired from 20+ years in the U.S. Navy and have had lots of opportunities to visit around, live and eat in Italy. This... More 

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Lancaster, Ohio
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73 reviews 73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Since I grew up with great Italian food I'm very fussy about Italian restaurants. I'm ambiguous about this one, so most people would probably love it. I had the chicken marsala, a test of good cooking. It was not bad at all. My friends were happy with their choices. The bread was great!

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Randolph
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72 reviews 72 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Divine food and great service with nice atmosphere. While there had strolling musicians adding to the mood. My waiter was awesome - glass never went dry !

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

Went to Ciro's for the first time. It atmosphere was very nice. I felt the menu was pretty pricey, so we just went the pizza....great choice for the price! It's obviously a popular place for dinner because it got busy as we were leaving around 5pm. Will definitely be back.

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Additional Information about Ciro's Italian Restaurant

Address: 8927 J M Keynes Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-8433
Phone Number: (704) 510-0012
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > University City North
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $30
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8927 J M Keynes Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-8433
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > University City North
  • Neighborhood: University City North
  • Phone Number: (704) 510-0012

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $30
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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