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Ciao's Italian Restaurant

405 W 7th St, Little Rock, AR 72201-4211
+1 501-372-0238
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lobster bisque” (10 reviews)
“lemon chicken” (2 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
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11:00 - 14:00 Hours
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405 W 7th St, Little Rock, AR 72201-4211
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

I saw a review - terrible customer service? Not on OUR watch it wasn't - it was very, very good. Server, hostess and other staff were all very nice. Shrimp Medici was good, steak and shrimp, steaks were perfect! Shrimp was 'ok' she said. Chocolate...More

Thank Gray S
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Couples dinner before the theater. First time here, so I tried the Lasagna as a standard to compare with many Italian restaurants we have visited. Table bread rolls were average with no dipping sauce or oil. Salad was mixed greens & 1 tomato slice only....seriously?!?...More

Thank GreatDayTraveling
Reviewed 17 October 2017

If you want to go to a restaurant that values their customers even a little, avoid this place. They showed how much they don't care.

Thank Robin K
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Mh husband & I ate here while visiting LR for a wedding & our anniversary. Service was great, good wine, & amazing prime filet special. However, I had the linguine pescatore & it was bland. I let the server know & she quickly fixed the...More

1  Thank Steph W
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Staying in town for work for the week, I asked the front desk for some recommendations for places to eat. Ciao was one of the first places she recommended saying its her favorite Italian place. After having lunch at Ciao I do not agree. Restaurant...More

1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This place has been around a long time. It has had its ups and downs in my experience, but is solid and dependable now and won't disappoint. A good place for a business lunch. Good unobtrusive service. Ample portions. Give them a try!

Thank lawrence72201
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Ciao's is by far the best Italian food in the central Arkansas area. All their dishes are well prepared and made from scratch. The owner is extremely nice and verifies that her customers are enjoying their meals. I would recommend this place to anyone and...More

Thank Patrick M
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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

This was my second visit to Ciao's and it was as wonderful as the first time. I had been dreaming about ordering the portabella parmesan again but this time it wasn't on the specials board. When I mentioned it to our waiter he immediately wrote...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Truthfully, the best. Not overcooked but done. Great lunch dish. I get this often and it has been good everything. The owner is here and that makes a difference.

Thank Drew C
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Wanted Italian food. Was downtown for business. Looked like a quaint spot with good, close parking (a rare commodity). Front end girl was wonderful, polite, attentive, but the dude waiting our table should really stick to washing dishes. His appearance was pitiful, cargo shorts and...More

Thank Candyman5000
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21 December 2015|
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Response from Jim D | Reviewed this property |
a great option for take out ... good food, friendly attitude and reasonable pricing.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 W 7th St, Little Rock, AR 72201-4211
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Little Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 501-372-0238
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