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“Great escape off Sanibel” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cibo

Cibo
12901 Mcgregor Blvd, Ste 17, Fort Myers, FL 33919-4587
239-454-3700
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Ranked #5 of 629 restaurants in Fort Myers
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Pittsburgh
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9 reviews 9 reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Great escape off Sanibel”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

When visiting Sanibel, we have a difficult time getting off the island. Besides the Sanibel Grill, we have not found a place we truly enjoy. This trip, we decided to venture over the bridge to Cibo, a highly rated TA restaurant that was a 15 min ride from the Causeway. We were glad we did! Though in a shopping mall, we found the place very cosy and charming. Being fans of dining at the bar, we found the area to be exactly what we wanted. A friendly bartender (Pinar), a gracious host/owner and friendly locals to chat away with throughout the evening. Though the beer selection was small, they had a few selections to my liking. As for the wine, the menu was extensive and excellent. The food was fresh, appealing and excellent. Our selections included a wonderful spinach salad, a meatball to die for, caprese salad, risotto and a plate of homemade lobster ravioli with vodka cream sauce topped with three jumbo shrimp. The freshness and presentation of our courses showed the pride taken in the kitchen. Being a "foodie", my wife was very impressed. So to those spending time in Sanibel, venture across the bridge....you will be glad you did....

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Rochester, New York
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Very good food but pricey”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Brought a group of 5 and enjoyed the friendliest of staffs including the owner!!!!!!!!!!!!! No complaints over the food and service but the price was on the high side for food. Would go back again for a special occassion and will definitely return for the happy hour!

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
“Great find in Fort Myers”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

While visiting Fort Myers, my sister mentioned that she'd ennjoyed eating here, I made a reservation for 3 and we ate there this past Friday. It was quite nice and I'd recommend Cibo because the service was lovely, the menu had variety and everything was prepared beautifully. We all enjoyed our appetizers, entrees and desserts. Bravo Cibo!

  • Visited October 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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ft. myers
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“The Best”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

Have been here 4 times in the last 6 months. This place never lets us down. No matter what we order, who the server is or who is cooking everything is always great. This place is a gem.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Darien,Ct
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“still as gteat as ever”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

We are snowbirds returning to Fort Myers for seven months and returned our 1st night to Cibos for dinner and it is just as good as ever ,if not better. I think they improved since we last ate there and it is like coming home to family. I highly reccomend it and they have something for everyone.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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