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Ciao Sorrento

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Union Street, Dundee, Scotland
+44 1382 221760
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again, an excellent meal at Ciao Sorrento. This time, we popped in for lunch on a Saturday (only open for lunch Friday & Saturday) and once again, the team at Ciao Sorrento delivered an excellent meal. The Pasta al Forno was once again an absolute delight. Keep up the Good Work!!! :)

Thank IR-12345
United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was amazing as always cooked fresh and such a friendly little restaurant , our young son loves the food here as well and he could be fussy .

Thank Paul H
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another beautiful meal in this great wee restaurant. We've been a few times now & have found the food to be exceptional & the service to be very friendly. There aren't many restaurants in Scotland that make us feel like we're back in Sicily but this is definitely one! Would highly recommend if you love Italian food

Thank Douglas Y
Dundee, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best Italian restaurant in Dundee. The menu is varied not just pasta and Pizza, great choices. Friendly helpful staff and very reasonable prices. Highly recommended !!

Thank Margaret M
Dundee, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made our first vist on a rainy Sunday at 6pm but the welcome was a sunny one. The pasta dishes we rdered arrived piping hot and deliciously done to perfection. The service was 5 star and we will certainly be back.

Thank joan154
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Simply the best Italian in the City, warm intimate stylish atmosphere, friendly helpful attentive staff, food of the highest standard without breaking the bank, excellent wines, easy central location for all amenities.

Thank Ian C
Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

I decided to give this restaurant a shot after one of my clients recommended the food. I ordered the onion soup, which for me was not caramelised enough! Unless Italians cook this soup differently, but it was okay!! Then I had the vegetarian pizza, with no cheese, as I'm vegan! The pizza was flavoursome enough but not a lot of... More 

Thank Jane205
Joanna M, Owner at Ciao Sorrento, responded to this review

Dear Jane205 Thank you for your opinion on TA, Iam glad you enjoy it vegan pizza and we had nice conversation about vegeterian diet. Yes, your friend did complain about everything she had, I did kindly explain it,that dish she choose was pasta with chicken not breast of chicken with pasta on side,this is diffrent dish! I did ask if... More 

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144 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

It never fails, great food and superb service. My wife had the cannelloni and I had the Spaggetei Carbonara. To follow, on the recommendation of the waiter I had the Chocolate Moose which can only be described as "Mouth Watering" I've been here a few times now but it's one of these restuarants that is very consistant and they never... More 

Thank paterson5
Dundee, Scotland
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Went with family for a mid week evening meal. As usual the staff are very attentive, efficient abs friendly. All 4 of us absolutely loved our pasta or pizza dishes. So delicious. One of the best meals we've ever had. Cannot fault it. Puddings were delicious too. What an absolute gem of a restaurant. Will be back! Thanks all at... More 

Thank JaneReid
Dundee, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic meal as always!! All the dishes whether pasta, pizza, steak, pork or veal are carefully prepared by Tomasso and served by Joanna and the front of house team with attention to detail and excellent service. You feel like you're in Italy for the evening! Wines are reasonably priced and complement the lovely food. Limoncello digestif rounds off the meal.... More 

Thank Borizio

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $53
Italian, Pizza
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Union Street, Dundee, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee
  • Phone Number: +44 1382 221760
If you want to enjoy fresh quality food in a typical Italian family-style atmosphere, Ciao Sorrento is the place for you. Ciao Sorrento prides itself on using ingredients bought daily and prepared to an extremely high, consistent standard.

Consistency is the key word. The food is always the same, excellent. It never varies or drops below this proudly maintained level. It doesn't matter whether you opt for pasta, fish, chicken or steak the dish never fails to hit the high spot. You always know you're going to be served with top quality food cooked to the highest level.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?