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Ciao Mediterranean

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5961 Ave Isla Verde | InterContinental San Juan Resort, Spa & Casino, Carolina 00979-5720, Puerto Rico
+1 787-791-6100
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stop here, get a drink there are drink specials and lots of bar food too. You can get chairs and an umbrella for the beach as well. Waiters Jesus and Julio are very attentive.

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Toms River, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Considering it is part of the Intercontinental the prices are reasonable. The drink specials are equally so but a fantastic frozen mojito will set you back $10. The $10 pizza is decent albeit overlooked. The chicken quesadilla is awesome and the nachos supreme excellent. Excellent choice of staying at the hotel.

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Review of Ciao Mediterranean Restaurant I actually ate twice at Ciao Mediterranean Restaurant 2 lunches , it is located right on the beach in Isla Verde. Good Beer and food. Had Pizza one time and was so yummy. Also had some chicken wraps, amazing. Along with the cans of Medella beer. Makes a good combination. Staff are super friendly and... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Just so happens to be right on the beach near our hotel that we stayed at. We visited here nearly every night of our stay. They have very good drinks and the staff is very friendly. We decided to eat here on our last night and they have a brick oven so we thought we would try the pizza. It... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

The make great mixed drinks here, Just a bit pricey. I had the bumjee jump one day and mimosas on another. They are just a little pricey.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

We walked down to this cafe and it was nice place. Bartenders very friendly and helped us pick out a lunch spot! Try the Bungee Jumping drink. They also serve food here.

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Thank TLusi
South Bend, Indiana
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148 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016

Good sandwiches, salads and hummus. Drinks are resort pricey, roughly $10 for a hand crafted mojito or a shot of Stoli. A great option for sheltering from rain and thunderstorms when swimming either in the resort or the beach. Lots of umbrellas and canopy coverage. This restaurant I think oftentimes is confused with the Splash Bar which is located further... More 

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Denver. CO
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102 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

This is the only convenient waterfront restaurant on gorgeous Isla Verde beach. It has nice shaded (or not) tables on a patio or in the sand and is very comfortable.. We ate there several times and found the food and service good. We enjoyed lamb and halibut wraps, burgers, and salads. The only disappointment were the nachos.

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Thank jWorld Traveler
Milford, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Ordered some tropical drinks and some food while on the beach. Drinks were good, service could have been friendlier, food ok, and scenery was the best.

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Avon, Connecticut
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87 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016

While the setting is spectacular, the food is mediocre at best and expensive. The staff is friendly but service was slow.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Caribbean, Mediterranean, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5961 Ave Isla Verde | InterContinental San Juan Resort, Spa & Casino, Carolina 00979-5720, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina
  • Phone Number: +1 787-791-6100

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