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Ariani Restaurant & Lounge

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1529 SE 15th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33990-3791
(239) 772-8000
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Fullerton, California, United States
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68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Ariana's presents itself as an Italian Fine Dining establishment. They have succeeded in this regard. Their menu has items for the more discriminating diners as well as items for people who just want Italian food. Service is excellent. They seem to have a decent wine selection. I went with my dad who regards himself as a food connoisseur and has... More 

1 Thank Leigh J
Cape Coral
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So great! Loved seeing the chef walking around the tables !! Thanks Matt, great service! Calamari was superb!! Loved all the desserts!

1 Thank Linda S
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102 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ariani's is more of a traditional restaurant that we remember from so many years ago. The interior hasn't changed much over the 20 years we have lived here but it was comfortable and quiet. Service is top notch and Chef Dario still visits the tables to make sure everyone is having a good experience. The food was the highlight of... More 

1 Thank Cherri W
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86 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate at Ariani's for the first time last week and we really enjoyed our meal. We were there during the week and it was not overly busy. You can dress nice casual. My husband wore nice shorts and I wore a casual skirt. We did not feel uncomfortable, however there were others dressed a little less casual. I had... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

We tried Arian's for the first time this evening and know we will go back again soon. We sat at a comfortable table and had a quiet atmosphere around us; music in the background. We were greeted by the owner who has a nice way about him. They have a specials menu along with a regular restaurant menu. My husband... More 

Thank audlofitz
Pembroke Pines, Florida
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284 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

The service and food are just divine at this authentic Italian restaurant. The owner is present and greets everyone. The plates are flavorful with large portions. It is a bit more expensive than some but it is worth the money. Make reservations early for major holidays.

Thank BC0313
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Atmosphere, service and food was outstanding. Prices very reasonable for portion size. A fine place to dine.

Thank Melissa M
Fort Myers, Florida
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60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

My veal was delicious, tender and a good portion size however the "real Italian" was missing in the bread ( tasted like off the shelf in the local market) which should be the Italian standard crusty type ready for dipping in "good extra virgin olive oil" . Speaking of the olive oil (which I had to ask for) was not... More 

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Belmar, New Jersey
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143 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

You cannot go wrong with this very professionally run Northern Italian restaurant in SE Cape Coral. Truly an old-world feel, by design, you walk in get seated and it isall about Italian dining. Our server Jennifer was terrific and the menu was extensive. The wine list, however missed all the important Italion, regional wines giving choice over to Napa Valley... More 

Thank Ted E
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Good food northern italy style. Very good service, food was excellent, and prices are reasonable. The owner came out to check on quality and your satisfaction.

Thank Anthony B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1529 SE 15th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33990-3791
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: (239) 772-8000

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