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Ciao Ristorante Italiano

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| Island Paradise, Frigate Bay 1809, St. Kitts
+1 869-466-3735
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great ambiance and even better northern Italian cuisine! The owners take pride, and rightfully so, in the menu. Also, a unique Italian wine list added to the evening.

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Thank Mark W
Lansing, Michigan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Ciao recently based on close proximity to our hotel. I was worried when there was almost no one there. Not surprisingly we were warmly welcomed. I thought it was a good sign that there was a nice Italian lady proprietor. We ordered and a small plate of bruchetta was put on the table. So far so good.... More 

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Edenbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is pretty good, traditional, Italian cuisine. The owners are as Italian as spaghetti and offer a good range of freshly prepared dishes. Between the four of us we sampled lobster bisque, a very traditional onion soup, homemade lobster ravioli, ditto with spinach and ricotta and gnocchi with a well prepared Bolognaise sauce, all were well received. The place was... More 

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The Villages, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner there tonight. Recommended by locals and they were right. Great Italian food and friendly owners.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

We go to St Kitts every year and always like to try places we have not gone before. Ciao was recommended to us by friends on the island and we were not disappointed....... enjoyed the description of all the home made pasta and especially impressed with guidance on just letting them know if we wanted an ingredient left off or... More 

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Mt. Pleasant, TX
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Four of us went to Ciao Italian Restaurant for dinner tonight. The food was great. We all tasted each others food, so we all got to experience all the delicious food, We had pizza, which had lots of cheese on a typical thin Italian crust. One person had Chicken Panamanian, which had a different twist. It had eggplant and ham... More 

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Basseterre, St. Kitts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing, just like being in Italy. The owner is a very friendly gentleman & the food and service is amazing 😁

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

You wouldn't think to eat Italian food in St. Kitts but think again. This place has the best food we've had all week, not to mention the best Italian food we've had in months (and we live in a foodie city). We are going back tomorrow night for more.

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Thank Todd M
Edmond, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

We are at Ciao tonight right down from the Marriott in St Kitts! The owner was absolutely wonderful and she spent lots of time telling us about all of the specials!!! Her accent was delightful and the food was absolutely delicious!!!! I am not a big bread eater and I even ate three pieces of their homemade bread with the... More 

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Albany, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

I read a review about this restaurant and it was spot on. The service was extremely slow, we waited 20 min for a glass of water! The food was excellent though. So if you're not in a hurry, and don't mind being warm, even in the back room where there is air conditioning, then you can enjoy a good meal... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Island Paradise, Frigate Bay 1809, St. Kitts
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Kitts and Nevis  >  St. Kitts  >  Frigate Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 869-466-3735
Description
Great authentic Italian food within walking distance of the Marriott. Excellent service with well trained and attentive staff. Friendly service Excellent value for the money.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?