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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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US$5 - US$17
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Italian, Mediterranean
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited Ciao with friends for a long due catch up. Staff are very friendly, service is good and the food was very tasty. We shared a few starters. Pizza, spaghetti and pasta dishes were all very well presented and large portions. Will return

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cath61Derby
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited this resturaunt on a saturday night, no booking we just walked in. Even though they were busy we wher acknowledged and told we be seen to very soon from the man behind the bar, as soon as he said it a young lady...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank fannyadams2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really friendly, family-run Italian restaurant. Cosy atmosphere, Italian music, really good service. Beautiful food and wine. Will definitely be going back!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LadyB1610
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

did not book but managed to get in before motown the musical location for the theatre is directly opposite the stage door access entrance if you have disabled people in your party and only a 100 yards to the main entrance starters were excellent calmari...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank andrew71s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a truly wonderful restaurant!!! Lovely attentive staff, excellent food which is good value and it's literally 2 minutes to the entrance to the Birmingham Hippodrome. Will be back when we next visit the Theatre.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Companion627900
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

7:30pm Saturday night and no booking - no problem for Ciao! We were warmly welcomed, seated and our drinks order taken. The lovely waiter even apologised that it was a bit busy. We ordered starters but they never arrived. No worries, the mains were quick...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ethoscon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on the off chance, lovely staff who helped me surprise my boyfriend with birthday candles in cheesecake. Enjoyed the meal, will definitely visit again when next in Bristol. Cosy place just off the main street, a real find.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Saw Motown the Musical at Bristol Hippadrome (very good) and booked a table at Ciao immediately after. It has a great atmosphere and the staff are very welcoming and attentive. The food was lovely and very well presented. Reasonably priced and ideal for a beforehand...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank vaughan53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is excellent and a real find in a busy city. The staff were so friendly and helpful when I booked and reassured me that we would not be late for the evening show at the Hippodrome, from where we were going after. It...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dun5c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We checked ahead, in December , to make a booking for our skittles team. On arrival, it was SHUT. Phoned from outside the door, went to answer machine, message left. I also emailed asking that common decency surely means you would at least let us...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Response from Jim G | Reviewed this property |
You don't need deals at these prices.
11 December 2016|
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Response from OfficialCiaoAdvisor | Property representative |
I'm sorry that we did not respond to your query in time but we always advise prebooking.
28 May 2016|
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Response from OfficialCiaoAdvisor | Property representative |
Sorry we do not accept American Express. We do accept most other cards.
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