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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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Farmington Hills, Michigan, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Best kept secret in Cape Coral? Not any more! Went there for dinner last night and had a wonderful dining experience. The food was delicious, the service excellent, (thank you Yari) and the owner was delightful. All were very friendly and attentive. We will be going back soon.

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Thank Mark H
ft myers, United States
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for the first time the day after Valentines Day. Asked for seating for 2, was asked if I had reservations and answered no, I didn't know that I needed reservations. Older hostess replied "WE HAVE NOTHING FOR YOU" rude tone. We will never go back

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Thank William F
Upper Peninsula
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is fine dining at its best. Not only is the food great and the atmosphere swell, but the chef comes by singing La La La and checking on you... Get the sampler for dessert - WOW!

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Thank G Roger P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The seafood Fra diavolo was outstanding. Some of the best sauce I've ever ate and the seafood was cooked perfect. Wonderful atmosphere and good service. A little expensive but well worth it.

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Thank Joe B
Cape Coral, Florida
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4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered the Calamari very tough and not done right. Ordered the Lasagna and I've had better from Stouffer's or generic frozen lasagna from Wal Mart. My 2 dinner companions had the mussels and they both were disappointed. Given how bad the food was my companions ordered each 2 glasses of wine. For the house wine they said it was ok... More 

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Thank Denney R
cape coral
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had some great Apps at Ariani, the Escargot and special Chicken Liver Crostini were oustanding. Thank you Gianni for the service and to Chef Dario... LA LA LA LA..:)

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Thank jsigtermans
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209 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good Italian restaurant, nice menu options, tasty food, and prompt service. Our very tall waiter was a bit loud and overwhelming, but with some good coaching from management, might learn to tone it down a bit.

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Thank cwt2015
Bowie
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited Ariani for my wife's birthday and had a great meal. The menu is very varied and everyone loved their selection. Mine was crab stuffed tilapia and it exceeded my expectations. My wife had the chicken Ariani and said it was the best. The wine selection was very good for a restaurant of this size and reasonable. The bread served... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Love Ariani's. Dario & Alice are the best along with the rest of the staff. Always feel like a home coming and the food is always excellent!!!!

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Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Lived here for 30 years but got to know it just two years ago through our accountant, who is a total fan of it for over 25 years. A Tuesday and packed full. That alone is significant. It is Italian and as in Italy; noisy - but - unbelievably superb!

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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, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
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?