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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 good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“lasagna” (84 reviews)
“bread” (84 reviews)
“salad” (83 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 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us went here for Christmas Eve dinner. The staff, ambiance, and food all exceeded my expectations. I can’t wait to return!

Thank Swallga
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made reservations for 8:30 on 12/31, they were pretty busy, but didn’t have to wait long for a table! Once we were seated, our waitress Rachel was right there getting drink orders and telling us about the specials! We had their version of Oysters...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Ciaos on New Years Eve and they had a limited menu. Reservations for 8:30 seated at 9:00. Not too bad because the bartender Samuel was a great conversationalist and very polite. When seated our waiter started explaining what they were out of....More

1  Thank tobytovar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was wanting to visit an Italian restaurant, and found this one on Trip Advisor. I was able to get a reservation at 5:45, before the crowds came in. We both had sangria, which was very good, but not the kind that is soaked over...More

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoy an excellent meal in an atmosphere of comfort and fine service. Our party enjoys pizza, antipasto, and the favorite...Fettechini Alfredo. An excellent wine selection is available and be sure to leave room for dessert.

Thank Candy2722
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Luca always makes the dinner out a memorable experience- great selection of wines - great ambiance - pasta primavera and grilled salmon are two top specialties

Thank coffeeman92004
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We made reservations at Ciao and we were glad we did. This place was absolutely packed! The food was delicious! The special was a seafood lasagna. Yes, it was as good as it sounds! My only complaint was there was not much room to move...More

Thank ScottScribner
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Had a few people recommend Ciao Bistro so we stopped in and had a very nice dinner. The owner greeted us warmly and escorted us to a table in the covered courtyard. Our waiter was knowledgeable, informative and helped us with a wine recommendation that...More

1  Thank CaptainL-RI
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

So WONDERFUL! I started with the house salad, it was good. Perfectly seasoned, crisp and savory. I will strongly recommend the shrimp scampi. I asked for something “bright and garlicky” and my waiter made the suggestion, I hit every note. Bright, savory with a beautiful...More

1  Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This is a lovely and enjoyable place to have a nice dinner. We had our five-year anniversary celebratory dinner there, and it felt like an appropriate venue for that type of situation without being too fancy or fussy. The food was excellent, and the service...More

1  Thank rachelwK5863UB
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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
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  • 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, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 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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