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Ciao Bistro

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302 Centre St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4241
+1 904-206-4311
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Red Wing, Minnesota
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98 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were seated immediately and waited with menus in our hand for about 15 minutes. Our server came to the table and asked if our order had been taken, did I order a menu? The drinks came and it was wrong, I ordered a diet coke but got a coke, not a big deal but really? The salads came and... More 

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Paris, France
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328 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is in the heart of the small town on the Main Street. The service was friendly and helpful. The prices were competitive and the food was very good. The atmosphere is very relaxed .

Thank Michael S
Summerfield, North Carolina
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130 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Because this is my daughter's favorite restaurant in the area, I was eager to try the food, especially since gluten free is provided. In spite of being off season, there was a wait for a table, and after being seated near the door, there was still not much of an air flow. Several lights overhead needed replacing, and it was... More 

Thank Lynda W
Galena, Ohio
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Italian Restaurant is right on Centre Street and the outside seating is really nice. Service is attentive but not obtrusive. Their seafood pasta is awesome.

Thank prg455
Rochester, Minnesota
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179 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a quaint Italian restaurant we happened to find when looking for dinner this past week on Amelia Island. The staff was great and we enjoyed the food for the most part. The past my wife had was a bit too salty, but overall everything was good. I would only recommend that they improve upon their beer menu as... More 

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florida pan.
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife, young daughter and I had the pleasure of dining at Ciao Bistro recently. Very nice low-key-luxury ambience, impeccable service and outstanding food. Even the plain ol' lasagna was the best I've ever had. They even prepared an off-menu special meal for my picky 9 year old. This fine restaurant isn't cheap, but it's worth every penny. Highly recommended.

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Seneca, South Carolina
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was great , the owner was very special! I am allergic to seafood and they catered to my need to be away from other food. The let us have our dinner without rushing us and we loved that!

Thank Schaafbean
Winter Park, Florida
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65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

We had passed this restaurant while out walking around the city and decided to make a reservation. Upon arrival, we were greeted by the owner, who placed us at a table on the patio. Our waiter was very friendly and patient with us wanting to wait during the course of the night. When asked about specials, he mentioned the smoked... More 

Thank Kat F
Apex, North Carolina
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

We decided on italian food and ciao was recommended to us. The service was excellent. The food is mid range but had to pay a $3.00 sharing charge. Our meal was average. The wine was good.

Thank doroe24
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

We ate here for our anniversary and waited 45 minutes for our appetizers. Our order must have been forgotten, because once we finally got our main course, it was scorching hot and tasteless. Even I use more garlic when I cook! Trying to leave was impossible. By this point, other tables were staring at us wondering why we had been... More 

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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 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 Centre St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4241
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-206-4311

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