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Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria

823 SE 47th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33904-9004
+1 239-471-0033
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
823 SE 47th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33904-9004
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Reviewed yesterday

Been coming here for 4 years, many many times when we arrive from Lexington Ky each January. Jill, we are coming soon, can you hear my stomach growling? save me some Lasagna. Tom

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank tomsl1947
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have frequent this great family owned restaurant. Great service from being greeted to leaving. You will not leave hungry. They even recommend pairing of unique desserts and a beer. Sounds not appealing, but is awesome. Join them some time and experience a great Italian...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank welovebugs
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere and service are friendly and relaxing and the food is sooooo delicious. I have never had a bad meal, it's fresh and flavorful and the dishes are not the run of the mill Italian recipes.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Norma Jeanne A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small family run Italian Trattoria. It is perhaps one of the best Italian restaurants I have eaten ever! The staff, the owners and the food are all A+! The pork osso Bucco is amazing.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Deb B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Moved here 2 months ago and made a pact with my wife not to visit the restaurant twice until we found “it” We found it!!!! Great food, really great food, quaint and cozy. Worth you time to visit and indulge!!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in town visiting my mom and found this place on trip advisor, she had never been or heard of it but we gave it a try. I liked the atmosphere immediately, very warm and comfortable. Our waiter was very nice and helpful. We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Andreakiwi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow! We are a neighborhood group that gathers every Friday evening somewhere in the greater Ft. Myers/ Cape Coral world. This Friday there where 8 of use and what a great fine in Cioa and chef Jill. Food was wonderful, but the most amazing thing...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Randy B
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Randy B, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your dining experience with us Ciao! Each and everyday when customers walk thru our doors, I hope and wish each of them share you same Ciao, experience. We have been open for over...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We had read about the pizza here and decided to give it a try for dinner. First of all, this is a small restaurant and we did have a short wait ( it was not a good night to eat outside, though that is available)....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank amymJ4823FA
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2018

Amy, Thank you so much for taking the time to no only spread the Ciao, LOVE! but to share your personal dining experience highlights of the evening! There's just something special when you're able to experience a true 900* authentic Neapolitan style pizza. The amazing...More

Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous! Jill is such a warm, gracious person, welcoming all to her family! The food was top notch and hearing the stories of all the photos on the walls was amazing! This is our new favorite! We had warm spinach salad. For entrees: pizza,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Orprincess
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2018

Oprincess, Readings this review is the reason why I love ❤️ my job so much, thank you! I think when someone decides to open a business, you need to be sure first of all is something that you enjoy. Secondly it’s important that it will...More

Reviewed October 28, 2018

Dining at Ciao's was truly a delicious and delightful experience! We arrived 5 minutes to 5, and there were already people waiting. The place was completely full by 6 PM. The menu is authentically Italian with a huge variety of pizzas and a widely varied...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lourdes A
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2018

Lourdes A, Thank you for writing this wonderful and heartfelt review of my family trattoria. When I read experiences like this, it makes me proud that I have been able to share all the LOVE 💕 and passion from my Mom. She was an amazing...More

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February 7, 2018|
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Response from Jill725leo | Property representative |
Yes of course...we make 15 specialty combination pizzas, or you can create your own. It takes just moments to cook them in a 900* Wood fired oven, heated strickly by Oak wood. We look forward to serving you in the near... More
January 11, 2018|
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Response from Jill725leo | Property representative |
Yes we sure do, we have a great selection of micro brews & a large selection of wines, imported & domestic, as well as Ports. Thanks for the interest. Ciao! Jill
sandy s
July 20, 2017|
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Response from Jill725leo | Property representative |
Yes we do have a nice gluten free options. We offer gluten free pasta, amazing risotto, any of our entrees can be dusted in a gluten free flour. We also offer a Creme Brûlée that is also gluten free. Thanks so much for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $38
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 823 SE 47th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33904-9004
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: +1 239-471-0033
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"Come Feel the LOVE" Italian Trattoria. Who are we? Housed in a replica of a 1920's NYC store front, Ciao features authentic Neapolitan pizza made with imported "00" Caputo flour, San Marzano tomato and fresh made mozzarella daily prepared in an authentic 800 degree wood burning oven. We also specialize in freshly prepared Italian dinner dishes, seafood, chicken & veal, fresh catch and home of the 7 Layers of Love" ( our house Lasagna) as well as homemade desserts, cappuccino, large imported wine selection & micro brews. Outdoor dining al fresco on the streetfront patio is unique. We carry a large winesj & micro beer selection, wine lover? Ask about "Our Stash" high end wine cabinet. See you soon Ciao! Jill & the family
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