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Ciao Sorrento

19 Union Street, Dundee DD1 4BN, Scotland
+44 1382 221760
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (49 reviews)
“tiramisu” (12 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Union Street, Dundee DD1 4BN, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Friendly restaurant with good food. My husband and I had 3 courses each, along with a very nice bottle of white wine. Both mains were pasta dishes, simple but very tasty. The desserts were a tiramisu which was HUGE (and delicious!) and a chocolate mousse...More

Thank lynnielou80
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dined here lastnight for a family birthday meal. It was my first visit and I wasn't disappointed. Neither were the rest of the party. We all had starters which everyone said were delicious as were the main courses. I opted for the spaghetti carbonara and...More

Thank MWilson87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have been here several times and love it, we had visitors from America and Russia and we were asked to book somewhere in the city to take them for a meal . Our guests said it was some of the best...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we walked in the welcome was so warming,not the usual "i'm only here for the money face". I have said this before about Ciao Sorrento, the decor is dated, but do you know what, if they modernized the restaurant it would take...More

Thank ian g
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I've been going to Italy for many years since i was a small child, and really enjoyed the genuinely Italian food we ate this evening. The food was exactly what one would get in a local restaurant in Italy, and i would say it was...More

Thank maths1980
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Good authentic Italian cuisine. Garlic mushrooms to start and pasta al forno/pizza to follow. Peroni1 and house red wine. Couldn't fault any of it would definitely go back when next in Dundee.

Reviewed 8 October 2017

Acting on the advice and recommendations of friends, Catriona and I called here but without a prebooking and we're delighted to get a table for two. We were warmly welcomed and shown to a fine table and made to feel most comfortable and 'at home'...More

Thank Karl743
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Came here with an itison voucher. Thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Wine was excellent. Food was outstanding. Best Italian I've been to in a long time. Highly recommend. We will definitely be back.

Thank J P
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Surprise party for a friend so there was over 20 of us. Not a problem to the staff. Ok the menu was limited due to this but the choice was varied and vegetarians catered for. Food was served quickly, without fuss and was as on...More

Thank rjsmi60
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This lovely restaurant never disappoints.Always a very friendly welcome.We were a party of 8 adults dining last night.All main courses were served at the same time piping hot & delicious.Food,service and wine all excellent,deserving the 5 star rating.

Thank JOHN A
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Questions & Answers
20 July 2017|
Response from sheils132016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open. You can find opening times on their web site. I don't think it opens at lunch time until nearer the weekend. Their doors open at 5.pm
15 July 2017|
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Response from Joanna M | Property representative |
Hi, we are open from 5 pm to 10 pm tuesday to saturday, sunday 5-9pm, hope see you soon
Joanna P
17 December 2016|
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Response from Joanna M | Property representative |
Dear Joanna, yes we do gluten free pasta,usually penne and spagetti with sauce of your choice,I hope this help Kind Regards Joanna
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$53
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Union Street, Dundee DD1 4BN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee
  • Phone Number: +44 1382 221760
  • E-mail
If you want to enjoy fresh quality food in a typical Italian family-style atmosphere, Ciao Sorrento is the place for you. Ciao Sorrento prides itself on using ingredients bought daily and prepared to an extremely high, consistent standard. Consistency is the key word. The food is always the same, excellent. It never varies or drops below this proudly maintained level. It doesn't matter whether you opt for pasta, fish, chicken or steak the dish never fails to hit the high spot. You always know you're going to be served with top quality food cooked to the highest level.
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