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Ciao Italia

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Terranova esq. Alaska, Monterrey 64620, Mexico
13:00 - 23:00
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Sun 13:00 - 19:00
Tue - Sat 13:00 - 23:00
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The place is pretty nice and at some point a guy appeard playing the violing which was a really nice touch to a good dinner. The food was really good, its tasty and well done but the portion is really small and the price really high with the taste not being good enough to compensate the size of the food.... More 

Thank Dolf P
Monterrey, Mexico
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

It is a neighborhood jewel with a tasteful Italian Family touch! Worth the visit any time for quite an experience...!

Thank Tiburcio1
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 November 2015

It's a little restaurant in the middle of a quiet zone, with good italian food and excellent service. The place has a nice italian touch and the menu has the right amount of italian dishes you'd expect to find. It's really small, with around 10-15 tables and it's ideal for a quiet evening with your significant other.

Thank Hugo T
Cape Coral, Florida
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334 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2015

the owner Paolo is from northern Italy. The pizzas and pasta dishes are all very, very good! good place to take a date, family, or business group. service i sometimes a bit slow. weekdays are best, as less crowded. Alll in all a very good restaurant.

Thank diver34118
Monterrey, Mexico
1 review
Reviewed 21 February 2014 via mobile

Excellent food, excellent prices, excellent atmosphere. Ideal for a romantic, family or frienda dinner.

Thank LandySo
Nuremberg, Germany
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696 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2014 via mobile

Why Ciao Italia? You were good and had decent food for an honest price with at atmosphere that invited to come back and bring friends in your informal almost "hole in the wall" restaurant. But last night I went there and it happened. Prices were increased in what I feel 30-50 %, and the prices in the menu don't include... More 

2 Thank DonCesar
Monterrey, Mexico
1 review
Reviewed 12 December 2013

you have to try the pizza here..its the best i had in a loooooong time! every time i go paolo is right there just talking to the customers...very nice guy.

Thank thelex26
Zephyr Cove, Nevada
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49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2013

I was in Monterrey and used trip advisor to find an Italian Restaruant. Ciao Italia was rated number 1 at that time for Italian. So off we go. Its very difficult to find in kind of a scary area of Monterrey, my hopes were diminishing. Then when found, it looks like a dump from the outside on a dirty street.... More 

Thank Peter G
Del Norte de Mexico
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2013

We recently visited this restaurant after reading several positive entries in Tripadvisor about this restaurant. Although Italian restaurants are common in many cities of Mexico, I am surprised that a very few are good actually. Pasta and pizza do not make an Italian restaurant, it is the overall experience and the flavor. We were in a rush so we only... More 

Thank ExploradorMexico
1 review
Reviewed 29 June 2013

This place is AWESOME!!! The food is excellent, bursting in flavor. The atmosphere is welcoming and cool. Definitely will return.

Thank Tulumia

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 19:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Terranova esq. Alaska, Monterrey 64620, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Nuevo Leon  >  Monterrey
  • Phone Number: 83407078

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?