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Bianca's Ristorante

16251 N Cleveland Ave, North Fort Myers, FL 33903-2176
+1 239-995-3272
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“veal” (51 reviews)
“garlic rolls” (31 reviews)
“pizza” (66 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
16251 N Cleveland Ave, North Fort Myers, FL 33903-2176
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1 - 10 of 651 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

After a busy Friday, called the restaurant and ask for a table in the bar for 5pm. Timely arrival. Was seated and ordered 2 happy hour drinks and an order of fried calamari. Once that arrived we ordered the entrees, hubby got the special- Flounder...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Patricia F
Janis G, Owner at Bianca's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Patricia, we're happy you liked your fried calamari and Chicken Marissa with spinach. Also, it's great you enjoyed your service experience with Barbi -- we'll let her know. Looking forward to seeing you and your husband next time. Thank you, Jan and Mark

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a fantastic dinner, and the service was excellent. I highly recommend dinner here. The front bar is nice to have a cocktail in before or after dinner.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MarkVanOrt
Janis G, Owner at Bianca's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We're happy you enjoyed dinner here along with your cocktail at the bar. Thank you for taking the time to show your support. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best regards, Jan and Mark

Reviewed 1 week ago

With a large crowd as we entered, we expected great food. Disappointed. I had the spaghetti arrabbiata and my wife another spaghetti dish. Frankly, both were ordinary. Mine was not worth the $19 for spaghetti; my wife felt the same. The rolls were very good...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bernie6214
Janis G, Owner at Bianca's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're not sure what your last comment is based on since you've only visited us the one time. Our menu is far from ordinary -- we have many unique and delicious choices. We're curious if you let your server or a manager know that you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is amazing I’ve never had any entree disappoint me. Every meal is delicious This is a gem as you would never expect North Ft Myers to have the BEST Italian food in all SW Fl! To avoid wait time, Best to call ahead for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kdeal
Janis G, Owner at Bianca's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your comments!! We're honored you'd consider us the best Italian food in all of Southwest Florida. Hope you make it back our way for another meal soon. All the best, Jan and Mark

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us for dinner, one with a handicap, we were greeted at the door as old friends. Yea, we've been there before, but not so often that the staff knows who we are. Seated promptly and safely, our waiter (Rick) was at our table...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank droybanash
Janis G, Owner at Bianca's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us. It's great you enjoyed our Italian food along with your service experience -- we'll pass this on to Rick. We look forward to welcoming you back next time. Best regards, Jan and Mark

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was ok but nothing in common with real italian food. Quality medium to low. Most of the dishes named after italian food but please lookup an italian cookbook and you find it. We traveled a lot of times an italy annd know italian...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank milal505
Janis G, Owner at Bianca's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're well-versed in Italian cuisine, so it's disappointing to read you didn't find our entrees authentic. In addition, we only use the freshest ingredients. We're not exactly sure what you're looking for, but it sounds like you're satisfied with cooking it for yourself, so we...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Five of us visited Bianca's and had a wonderful time. The atmosphere is friendly and fun. The service is excellent. From soup to salad to entrees, everything was terrific. I had the yummy lasagna, others had seafood pasta or the pasta sampler plate letting you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Joy B
Janis G, Owner at Bianca's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us, Joy. It's always wonderful to hear our guests enjoyed our entrees and sangria. Hope to welcome you back soon. Thanks again, Jan and Mark

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

This is our favorite restaurant. The food is fantastic and we always look forward to our next visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Debra S
Janis G, Owner at Bianca's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

We're proud to be your favorite, Debra. We appreciate the kind words. Thanks for visiting us, and we'll keep up the fantastic work. Best, Jan and Mark

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

We always go to Bianca’s when our friends come in from Illinois. Great service, and wonderful food. Mark and Jan have done a wonderful job to make sure everyone is happy and food is great. Try it once and you will enjoy it!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank skwwatkins
Janis G, Owner at Bianca's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

It's always a pleasure to have you and your friends in for a meal. We're happy to hear you always enjoy your experience with us. Come back and see us again any time! All the best, Jan and Mark

Reviewed 1 November 2018

Just moved to North Fort Myers and tried Bianca's. It's now my new favorite restaurant. The service was very attentive and friendly. The food, Mama Mia!! We tried the house Sangria and it was delicious. The bruschetta was really good. I had the chicken parm...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CaribLover_8
Janis G, Owner at Bianca's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Welcome to North Fort Myers! We're happy to be your new favorite restaurant -- it's great you enjoyed our sangria so much. We look forward to welcoming you back soon and often! Thank you, Jan and Mark

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Sea_ShellToronto
5 December 2018|
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Response from Marie C | Reviewed this property |
I would ask the server to eliminate any fresh garlic although it may be used in the sauce made beforehand.
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tbt4jc
20 January 2018|
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Response from MarkWJanG | Property representative |
Yes, jeans are acceptable. We’re considered Florida casual. Thx!!
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Jerry H
16 January 2018|
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Response from MarkWJanG | Property representative |
Yes you can order takeout, Bianca’s does not deliver. Thx!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 20:30
Tuesday
16:30 - 20:30
Wednesday
16:30 - 20:30
Thursday
16:30 - 20:30
Friday
16:30 - 21:00
Saturday
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16251 N Cleveland Ave, North Fort Myers, FL 33903-2176
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  North Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-995-3272
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Description
Welcome to Bianca's Ristorante, where family, friends and exceptional food are a tradition! Owners Jan and Mark want you to feel right at home at Bianca's. Their heritage of hospitality runs deep in the family. At Bianca's Ristorante be prepared for unbelievable Italian cuisine, including southern tomato-based classics and northern dishes rich in butter and cream. Chef David Svoboda uses only the freshest ingredients to guarantee a delicious meal prepared just for you. When you walk through the door of Bianca's, whether stopping by for a glass of Chianti or settling in for an authentic Italian dining experience, all of us at Bianca's strive to personally welcome each of you with a friendly smile and a cheery "ciao"!
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