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119 N Michigan St, South Bend, IN 46601-1603
+1 574-289-2426
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
9 Jul 2015
“The best of Italy”
28 Jun 2015
“Dinner in town”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Contemporary, Italian
££ - £££
119 N Michigan St, South Bend, IN 46601-1603
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

Since I am Italian, I am often asked which is the best Italian restaurant in the area. There are several good ones (Rocco, Little Italy,...), but my answer is always "Ciao, when Adele is cooking". Now I can also add that the location is very...More

Thank Mario B
Reviewed 28 June 2015

We were the only patrons the night we went. The staff was very attentive. The pasta dishes were very light and wonderful. I had a spinach salad with shrimp, nice! One in our party had cocktail, spinach salad with salmon, and dessert which was under...More

Thank beneion
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

Food was wondering, service was great but the drinks where like drinking water no taste of tonic or vodka!

Thank Rita V
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

I have been visiting Ciao's for YEARS! I have ALWAYS entered a very clean and beautiful restaurant and been greeted warmly. My husband and I are always attended to very promptly, and our servers are very knowledgeable. Whenever we ask about a dish, our server...More

Thank KelliBrien
Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

I came with family to celebrate an award I received. The music was so loud and it took a while for them to turn it down. We were the only ones in the room and we couldn't hear each other. My sister and I ordered...More

2  Thank Worldtraveller678
Reviewed 29 March 2015

It's just okay. Our first casual observation was that this looked nice, and would serve as an upscale Italian dining experience. The interiors appeared nice and contemporary, but upon a little more observation, you will quickly notice that it's only lipstick. We were actually sitting...More

5  Thank StartingFive
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Superb Italian food in a very pleasant atmosphere, lovingly prepared by Mrs. Ciao. Service sometimes a bit less than it could be, but more than compensated by the quality of the food. I think that, all things considered, it is the best place to eat...More

Thank Don H
Reviewed 4 October 2014

We went for our anniversary dinner and had a wonderful meal! Service was great and the food was fantastic! I highly recommend.

Thank Me2771
Reviewed 30 August 2014

If you haven't tasted Chef Adele DeRose Ciao's magnificent cucina then you haven't lived. From her freshly made bread and soups, salads, main courses and incredible Italian desserts, everything is fabulous. Have a drink and a casual meal in Ciao's Lounge at the front of...More

Thank dillnbee
Reviewed 27 July 2014

We went here because the Asian bistro we wanted to try was closed on Monday. We were anticipating your basic Italian food, but it was far from it. My husband ordered the most basic dish they had--lasagna. It was very good. I had a pheasant...More

Thank Kay M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$48
Contemporary, Italian
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 N Michigan St, South Bend, IN 46601-1603
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-289-2426
  • E-mail
The premier Italian Restaurant and Lounge in Indiana, offering unique and authentic Italian cuisine, enjoyable drinks and amazing dessert!
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