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Arabellas Italian Ristorante

364 W Central Ave, Winter Haven, FL 33880-2960
+1 863-293-1797
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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17:30 - 21:30 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
364 W Central Ave, Winter Haven, FL 33880-2960
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Reviewed 2 days ago

At Arabellas everyone is treated like family. Francesco Basafone does a fantastic job at tableside cooking. The food and service is top notch!

Thank 816geraldo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family tradition is my parents take us to a nice dinner at a restaurant none of us have been too. This years excursion took us to Arabellas in Winter Haven, FL. From the decor, to the atmosphere, service and food it was top notch!...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely evening here with friends. Atmosphere is very pleasant, service is friendly and the food is very good (and surprisingly reasonable!). I had the bruschetta to start and it was the only dish to not quite hit the mark (having toasted the bread,...More

Thank Pi31415
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service and Pizza was one of the best we have ever had. Parking a little difficult but worth the effort. This would be for special accessions and the Bistro they have feel like a pub with great pizza. You can order from the restaurant...More

Thank J4095LRjohnb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best Italian Restaurant experiences ever. Had lunch at Arabellas today and were extremely pleased with all aspects of our lunch. First, the wait staff, attentive but not in your face every few minutes. They were more than willing to have variations of...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on our way to Disney. I had chicken parm and my wife had a salad and a pasta dish. All were excellent as was the bread!!

Thank Michael1947212
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed the osso bucco. And the vegetables and mashed potatoes that were included all tasted great as well. Sometimes the vegetables are an afterthought – but not here.

Thank Weston M
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Disclosure: I am a local. That being said, Arabella's is hands-down the best restaurant in Winter Haven. It is a great place for a business lunch/dinner, or to dine alone with my husband, or together with friends. The food is delicious, the service is superb...More

Thank Banker B P
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We visited Arabellas for the first time to celebrate our 50th anniversary with another couple who is a month short of their 50th. The atmosphere of the restaurant is exceptional - the décor - the table settings - and the piano player in the center...More

Thank Wayne179
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

If you want fine dining, Arabellas is the place to go in Winter Haven. Cocktail dress and a date night for us. The martinis are great. Ask about the specials.

Thank Rhondalovestotravel
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25 February 2017|
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Response from Dale L | Reviewed this property |
It's not high for NY, our dinner was . about $ 125 each including drinks,plus tip..
11 January 2015|
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Response from IdoLove2travel | Reviewed this property |
They have a private room upstairs that should handle 18 people no problem. There is also a small area in the back of the main dining room. I would call them. Franco and his staff will not disappoint you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 364 W Central Ave, Winter Haven, FL 33880-2960
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Winter Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 863-293-1797
Welcome to Arabellas Ristorante, located in Time Square, the heart of historic downtown Winter Haven. We offer the best Italian and Mediterranean cuisine, created from the freshest ingredients and served in a warm, casually elegant atmosphere.
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