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Ristorante Italiano Rio

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Argyll Street | The Argyll Hotel, Dunoon PA23 7NE, Scotland
01369 702059
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Lisbon, Portugal
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ate here twice while staying at the Argyll Hotel. Both nights the food was excellent as was the service. We were welcomed warmly, given time to look at the menu, drinks were brought promptly as was a jug of tap water. All in all two very good meals.

Thank Polly03223
Dunoon, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a fantastic meal tonight in Rio on a busy Cowal Games thursday- there were 11 of us and thanks to Peter we had great efficient friendly service - all served at same time - brilliant thank you :-)

Thank Alison C
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Have visited this restraunt before returned this year and food was tasty good value for money. Will.definitely be returning.

Thank quizil
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly atmosphere good service. Food is good and always cooked fresh. Visit most weeks haven't been let down . I recommend it

Thank Susanna M
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

overall a lovely meal, only negative factor factor was slow service. The option to have half pizza half pasta was great, and meant we could enjoy a variety of food. Would return.

Thank millymolly87
Kilmun, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has a very good fusion of Spanish and Italian, tapas very tasty and Pizzas very flavorsome, service quick and staff pleasant and this restaurant is part of The Agyll Hotel.

Thank Aud0108
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went in on the off chance that I could get a table for four, the restaurant were able to fit us in. The service was excellent food arrived quickly. The food was delicious, and the variety was also there. I was surprised at the value for money for what we had. If in Dunoon again I would definitely visit... More 

Thank Alex M
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Considering the name of the restaurant - I certainly wouldn't put this place forward for a medal or any form of recognition. From the miserable reception when we walked in (asked if we could have a table for 2, the waiter turned his back without saying anything and went to a table and then just looked at us), to the... More 

Thank Ge0rgyGirl
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is stylish and modern with a public entrance from the street as well as internally from the hotel. We decided to eat at Rio's and it was lovely. The staff are well trained and very pleasant. For a starter I had the ham and bean soup with garlic bread and it was lovely. My partner had sliced mozzerella... More 

Thank Sue A
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't be afraid by the Italian title - the food available will grace any palate - the Steak is to die for, and the sauce delicious. If you want food that is delicious then this is the place in Dunoon.

Thank MacScout

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Italian, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Argyll Street | The Argyll Hotel, Dunoon PA23 7NE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Cowal Peninsula  >  Dunoon
  • Phone Number: 01369 702059

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