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Ariani Restaurant & Lounge

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1529 SE 15th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33990-3791
+1 239-772-8000
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17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Springfield, Missouri
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92 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner with friends and the food was well above average. Service was very good also. The restaurant has a warm and inviting ambience. The staff was very attentive and yet did not make us feel like we needed to eat and run. A very pleasant dining experience.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing!!!! Not only was the food absolutely delicious, the chef was out and about bringing tasty apps & sharing wines & telling jokes!!!! What a delightful evening! We will definitely return

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Thank Linda F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

And escargot. This is an excellent place to eat. I would definitely recommend it for a special occasion.

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Thank Heather M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best Italian restaurant in town ! The owner Giovani stayed open later on the 4th of July just to accommodate us. Excellent food and house wine. Straight out of Italy 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

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Thank Jacquelyn1972
Cape Coral, Florida
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Following a difficult day with a family member having health issues, we decided to go out for dinner. Ariani's won the vote. We started with escargot. It was uniquely served on toast points in a lovely cream sauce. Our choices for dinner were Lamb Shank and Veal in a lemon, capers sauce. They were both delicious with creamed spinach and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Love the dinner and a show! Fabulous food, romantic bar and good service. Have known Dario for years and he's the real deal - great chef and great entertainer! Won't disappoint.

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Fullerton, California, United States
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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Ariana's presents itself as an Italian Fine Dining establishment. They have succeeded in this regard. Their menu has items for the more discriminating diners as well as items for people who just want Italian food. Service is excellent. They seem to have a decent wine selection. I went with my dad who regards himself as a food connoisseur and has... More 

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Cape Coral
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

So great! Loved seeing the chef walking around the tables !! Thanks Matt, great service! Calamari was superb!! Loved all the desserts!

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1 Thank Linda S
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104 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Ariani's is more of a traditional restaurant that we remember from so many years ago. The interior hasn't changed much over the 20 years we have lived here but it was comfortable and quiet. Service is top notch and Chef Dario still visits the tables to make sure everyone is having a good experience. The food was the highlight of... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We ate at Ariani's for the first time last week and we really enjoyed our meal. We were there during the week and it was not overly busy. You can dress nice casual. My husband wore nice shorts and I wore a casual skirt. We did not feel uncomfortable, however there were others dressed a little less casual. I had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1529 SE 15th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33990-3791
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: +1 239-772-8000

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