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4942 US Highway 98 W, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-4091
+1 850-267-2185
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There is nothing but kudos for our dinner. Salads could not be fresher. I had the Grouper Elizabeth which was light and tasty. My wife had lasagna which was excellent. Service was great. Will definitely return.

Thank peekay52
Miramar Beach, Florida
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great place to go for Italian food, pizza and great fish. The best is the Grouper Elizabeth, which the owner created years ago working for another restaurant. Great place to bring the whole family, something for everyone. And if you think you are hungry, try their homemade lasagna. I dare you to finish it. Wonderful atmosphere, wait staff does a... More 

1 Thank jmzx2
Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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107 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere, friendly owners, great waitstaff and simply the best in Italian food. We go for dinner and sometimes just order their pizza which really is excellent. ( Brooklyn transplant ... we know our pizza !!) We have probably had everything on their menu and honestly have enjoyed each and every meal. They are now serving lunch and I hope... More 

Thank travelguys2
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unbelievably good, authentic, SUPERB Italian food. We will be regulars. Wonderful atmosphere, great service, can't wait to go again!

Thank Rick T
Niceville, Florida
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and service, open for both lunch and dinner. Highly recommended! John Ebert, Certified Executive Chef, American Culinary Federation 👍👍👍👍

1 Thank usnmasterchef
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Awesome cesear salad. Order the shrimp tuscana, nice light cream sauce with sun dried tomatoes and asparagus. Great meatball pizza. Couldn't put at dent into the chicken fettuccine Alfredo. Would definitely come back again.

Thank Jason F
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner. The lasagna was made fresh and was fabulous. Everyone enjoyed their dinner and appreciated the personable and attentive service by Robin. The atmosphere was nice and quiet. Would be good for a large party.

Thank ktoau
Destin, Florida
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

LOVE going out to lunch....more than dinnertime....and went Friday with a friend! Menu is BEST around! Warm Italian Hoagies....all kinds of "pasta bilities"....choose from five different pastas, four different sauces, four meats, and different veggies....for under $10 ! Chris' incredible Ceasar salad (which I HAVE to have!) is on lunch menu! And you can add chicken or shrimp! Huge shrimp!... More 

Thank rpyetzki
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126 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Some of the best Italian food ever experienced. From homemade bread to some of the best spumoni ice cream, key lime pie and coconut pie, everything was excellent. Especially noteworthy was the huge servings of excellent lasagna.

Thank Inquilinus
Franklin, Tennessee
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1,719 reviews
1,184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 619 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

I frequent this place every year because in the south you can't seem to find good American Italian (Christiano's is not real Italian..) I ordered the Chicken parm which for the price should have been more then one piece of a small flattened piece of chicken..literally the size of my palm of hand. The chicken was overcooked and dry. The... More 

Thank Anthony C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$9 - $20
Pizza, Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Television
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4942 US Highway 98 W, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-4091
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Santa Rosa Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-267-2185
Christiano's is a family owned and operated Italian restaurant serving delicious pastas, fresh seafood, steaks and pizza. Our staff strives to provide each guest with a great dining experience which includes great food and excellent service.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?