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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” (50 reviews)
“tiramisu” (13 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Union Street, Dundee DD1 4BN, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been here a few times now and never been dissapointed. Great food at a reasonable price. Large selection on menu. Love the setting and homely atmosphere. I highly recommend visiting this place... We will certainly be back soon 😁😁

Thank clairemackenzie1975
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great little place to eat,great atmosphere and staff very friendly.Went last night with my husband for my birthday treat,we were welcomed by a really nice woman,the food was delicious and we didn’t have to wait long for it, definitely be going back soon.If...More

Thank fionaDundeeScotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Here for a Retirement Dinner. A long established restaurant, staff and owners friendly and welcoming. Food was outstanding, as it always is. Best Italian Restaurant by far in Dundee. Would recommend highly to others.

Thank angela r
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Lovely evening meal, staff very friendly, excellent service and food. Recommend to book table to avoid disappointment.

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

A bit of a throw back to the 80s. Menu is full of 80s favourites but there's no pretentions here, just an authentic wee family restaurant. Starters of melon and parma ham or prawn cocktail, mains of pastas, pizzas and breaded cutlets. The quality of...More

Thank eddi10c
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Recently visited with my partner and can’t understand how we haven’t visited this place before. Not much too look at but is a hidden gem. Homemade authentic italian food at its best. Menu wasn’t all that extensive but enough choice and quality was good. Portions...More

Thank Speedyg1989
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Small cozy Italian restaurant, relaxing, excellent food, menu varies from pasta and pizza to excellent steak dinners. Delicious desserts. Recommend.

Thank Gail J
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Went here with my family based on a friends recommendation, Soooo impressed, had the best Italian meal since we were in Rome. Small intimate restaurant either great service, fantastic service & most of all superb food! Highly recommended! Bellissimo!👍😊

Thank oggie1967
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

A homely feel to this quaint little taverna type restaurant with delicious home cooking. Good choice on menu. Carbonara is a must as is the special pasta. Enjoyed the experience and will return.

Thank Cammie00
Joanna M, Owner at Ciao Sorrento, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Dear Cammie00, Thank you so much for lovely words!,please come back soon,many dishes to explore, yes we do cook with love! Kindest Regards J.MILANO

Reviewed 13 December 2017

Some pieces of advice for those who have yet to try this place… 1. If you book, take the name of the person who is taking the booking. 2. Ask what time they close. I booked a table based upon the previous reviews for a...More

Thank Sultan Y
Joanna M, Owner at Ciao Sorrento, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Dear Sultan Y, Thank you for visiting our restaurant and very glad that you enjoyed food and dessert specially, however Iike to clarify your opinion. The person who you spoke try it to find out kindly what may of happened that your name wasnt on...More

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10 December 2017|
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Response from Annie B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. They are very helpful, sure there would be no problem asking.
20 July 2017|
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Response from Annie B | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is only open in the evenings. No lunchtime openings
16 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 56
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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