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Ciao Hound

84001 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3408
+1 305-664-5300
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
84001 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3408
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with the family for Saturday dinner at Ciao Hound. Food was somewhere between ok and good. Service on the other hand was the worst I had in a restaurant (compared to about 50 different restaurants during the 6 months). - Clearly stated that we...More

1  Thank CaFrRe
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing new restaurant. They have done a terrific job renovating and decorating the place. Food is great and portions are big. Everything we had was amazing and the kids loved it. Would recommend and go back next time we are in the...More

Thank silviabc2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here in july. The place is newly renovated after the storms last winter. Food and athmosphere was very Nice.

Thank Mattias E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal at Ciao Hound. Quality of food was very good, Sandra our server was pleasant and attentive. Nice to find a good Italian restaurant in the Keys. Only negative is the atmosphere is a little loud (too many hard surfaces cause sound...More

Thank F00dy67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is recently reopened after the hurricane. It is a large restaurant, feels very spacious with a full bar. A few vegetarian options which was nice. My only gripe was that they ran out of tiramisu. Would go back.

Thank Michele c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only open for a couple weeks when we visited Father's Day weekend, but ready to serve up great food of an Italian nature. The menu is not extensive, but more than adequate with reasonable prices for the Keys. Everything rebuild since Irma, so a very...More

Thank KerryHoliday
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family dinner at Ciao Hound. We tasted several items. Shrimp Scampi, Mahi Mahi, Primavera, and Calamari. All were well prepared, fresh and well seasoned (difficult to find well-seasoned food). We were first interested in this restaurant because of the canine theme. But, we found that...More

Thank Ballen197374
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we are in The Keys, we tend to do the tropical, fish, by the water, kind of place........for lunch and dinner. We decided to take a break from the typical, and try this Italian restaurant........and I am so happy we did! What a wonderful,...More

Thank BBB305
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had such a good meal and service the first night that we went back again. They treated us like family and went above and beyond to provide, once again, an exceptional dining experience. PJ served us and he anticipated our every need. I would...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I and another couple were staying at the Pelican Cove, Islamorada, for 2 days. Both evenings we walked for dinner to Ciao Hound (we returned the second day as we loved the first one). The food is very, very good.... and the...More

Thank cecille
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Response from LeGenerale | Reviewed this property |
Hardly spectacular. Even though there were many empty tables, the hostess didn't know when we could be seated. The servers were especially friendly, but the food was quite disappointing. They need to up the food quality a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84001 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3408
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Islamorada
  • Phone Number: +1 305-664-5300
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