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Ciao Bistro

302 Centre St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4241
+1 904-206-4311
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“lasagna” (89 reviews)
“bread” (87 reviews)
“salad” (89 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
302 Centre St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4241
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Fantastic, family operated restaurant. Highly recommend you try it, just don’t take my reservation. A real find.

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very limited menu, VERY small portions for a “Italian” restaurant. To be honest this is just a overpriced pasta joint with sauce out of a jar.

Thank macacao
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pork cutlets. There were very good as was the green salad. The staff was also pleasant. They had seating which opened up to the outside. All in all it was a very good place to go n eat

Thank Jamaicaman43
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What else but Spaghetti and meatballs? Excellent! Cesar Salad.. Brichetta... A little Vino... Can't wait to go back again! We suggest you go there early when you visit Amelia Island, so you can go back again before you leave! Bob and Susie Reynolds 🌴🇺🇸🌴

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful evening. Seafood lasagna special was very good! Visited Friday, June 1st and was warmly greeted and quickly seated. Our waitress was professionally friendly and knowledgable about both the food and wine.

Thank Valerie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to Ciao many times, our go to local italian. Luca has always been an amazing host, he was not there tonight. We feel it was way off tonight. From the wait service to the manger to the food. It is a shame...More

1  Thank Ameilafan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous Southern Italian food and a nice wine selection. In the heart of the historic area of Ferdinand Beach it has a wonderful outdoor seating area and a very nicely appointed main room for indoor dining. Food was fantastic, especially the Brusthetta to start your...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for their seafood lasagna, which is very good BUT even though I called before going to see if that was the special and was told yes, got there ordered drinks, starters and then when ordering our entre told they did not have the lasagna....More

Thank 11traveling
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a nice meal at Ciao. I recommend the insalata di Capra and the tortellini. It has both inside and covered outside seating.

Thank Baker1085
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

I planned to eat at another restaurant, but was drawn into Ciao Bistro by the amazing smells as I walked by. I was seated right away outside (my choice) on a busy Friday night. My waiter was attentive. I started with a house salad with...More

Thank Rebecca M
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Leann S
30 September 2017|
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Response from Jim W | Reviewed this property |
They do take reservations but you need to call them. Their number is (904) 206-4311.
Sherri G
11 June 2017|
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Response from GAS79 | Reviewed this property |
It may depend on the date and size of the wedding party. Best to contact them directly.
Marlene R
24 February 2015|
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Response from Jennifer S | Reviewed this property |
No we called the morning on the night we went. Maybe call the day before. No dress code
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
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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Wonderful Italian food, traditional dishes and house specialties prepared fresh and with attention to detail.
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