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Cafe Cibo

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8697 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702-3103
+1 727-579-1570
11:30 - 22:00
Open now
All hours
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon 11:30 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Great food ....priced right... what a value....this place was very traditional old world Italian food ....great service...I will be bringing my friends soon

Thank Frank S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

Went for dinner with my husband. Service was not all that great, took 20 minutes to get our drinks alone but WOW! First, the bread and dipping sauce! FANTASTIC! I have no idea what it was, but oh my, it was so good!! Next up was salads, and I was impressed with the size and their house vinegarette was quite... More 

2 Thank Mindy0909
Kingston, Jamaica
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015

While the food was good it didn't live up to the hype that it was given when recommended. The place is small and allows for you to have conversation with your party. It has wonderful wait staff who are both knowledgeable and pleasant. The meals were enjoyable, I had the Sea Bass which was good.

Thank Shelldon
Largo, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2015

The food was good but I ordered lunch, at lunch, off of their lunch menu online for pick up. They charged me the dinner price and said it was because "I didn't specify that I wanted the lunch portion". What a ripoff way to raise their profits. I may like the food but I will never give them my business... More 

2 Thank Shannon B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015

I have been waiting to go here for a long time and finally made it. While the back entrance and storage boxes under the front of the bar didn't give me 'warm fuzzies' regarding the initial appeal, the food more than made up for it. The lady at the bar was a bit annoyed and voiced it when people started... More 

1 Thank santurce
New Port Richey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

We stumbled upon this little gem when seeing their banner that said "fresh pasta". Homemade fresh pasta is the name of this place. Try it out. We get used to eating commercial pasta, but when you get to taste homemade you have a chew and flavor that is just so amazingly different. Husband tried the chicken parmesan and homemade angel... More 

Thank vmde
St. Petersburg, Florida
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49 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2015

They have the BEST dipping sauce for the bread and a great selection of offerings on a large menu, both pastas and pizzas, and salads. Though I think of it as more of a good date spot, it still makes for a nice family dinner place. This is my favorite Italian place in Tampa bay.

Thank b0299
Fort Myers, Florida
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2015

This is a terrific little italian restaurant. First of all, we had calamari as an appetizer and we try this dish everywhere we go, theirs was the best we have ever experienced. When that dish came out cooked perfectly I felt very hopeful about the fresh made pasta Carbonara I had ordered. I wasn't disappointed, it was excellent. Service was... More 

Thank Matsuzaka M
Clearwater, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

Having lived in St Petersburg since the 1980's we remember when Cafe Cibo opened over 20 years ago. It has consistently been one of the best Italian restaurants in town. You will find many locals frequenting the restaurant regularly. It is a great find when you are looking for an above-average meal but don't want a study atmosphere or to... More 

Thank HJItaly
St. Petersburg, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

Small neighborhood place with traditional italian, pizza, parmesians, spaghetti et al. Food very good ! Service fast efficient and friendly. To-go boxes can be expected.

Thank steve399

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8697 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702-3103
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-579-1570

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