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Ciao Bistro

302 Centre St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4241
+1 904-206-4311
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“lasagna” (88 reviews)
“bread” (77 reviews)
“cannoli” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
302 Centre St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4241
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Took the family here for Father's Day and had a nice meal. Chicken Parmesan was fabulous. Spicy rigatoni was almost too hot. My chicken fettuccine Alfredo came out fairly cold and had to send it back I get really warmed. We've been to Ciao's numerous...More

Thank Dan A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Positioned as a quaint Italian bistro in old Fernandina Beach, this restaurant was ok. The food was ok and the service was ok. Nothing to write home about.

1  Thank Ken K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Ciao is an outstanding restaurant on Center St. in Fernandina Beach. Their antipasto is out of this world. Veal Piccata was excellent as well as the Special of the evening Seafood Lasagna. There is outdoor dining on their front porch if you like or you...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very tasty dinner and great service at Ciao two nights ago. I had the salmon and couscous cooked the way all restaurants should prepare salmon moist not dry. My husband is still talking about his seafood stew filled with fish, shrimp, clams...More

Thank Pam12521
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was outstanding! We had mussels and pizza which were both perfect. The marinara sauce on the mussels was top notch, but the super thin crust on the pizza was straight out of Venice. Excellent quality for a tremendously fair price. Well done Ciao!

Thank BamaRob22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here was average. I got a pink sauce that was very heavy. Maybe I just ordered the wrong thing. It seemed to have more waiters than customers.

Thank Gina C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the Salty Pelican Sunday, May 28 for lunch. Amazing shrimp wrap and shrimp po-boy. Delicious peach bellinis. Service was great. Ate upstairs overlooking dock.

Thank tomepino1051
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My new favorite spot in Fernandina! We went for a romantic birthday dinner and had an amazing experience. Authenticity is top notch.

Thank Tybeetaster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like outside seating in a quaint little quiet beach town with delightful Italian wine and food, this is it. Go around 8 and the place thins out & noise level drops a notch. Wait staff superb and helpful with menu detailing. Been there...More

Thank rickybobbyhawro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

he pizza crust was very thin and crispy. I would recommend only a few toppings. We were quite pleased with the taste.

Thank Tinman571
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sherri G
Do you Cater Weddings?
11 June 2017|
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Response from GAS79 | Reviewed this property |
It may depend on the date and size of the wedding party. Best to contact them directly.
Marlene R
Are reservations needed on a Sunday evening in April
25 February 2015|
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Response from Jennifer S | Reviewed this property |
No we called the morning on the night we went. Maybe call the day before. No dress code
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 Centre St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4241
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-206-4311
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