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Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria

823 SE 47th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33904-9004
+1 239-471-0033
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
823 SE 47th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33904-9004
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely love this place; amazing pizzas for a very decent price! Also good for take-away 😊 would recommend the pizza with Parma ham, Parmesan and rocket 👌🏼

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday

We went here for the first time to celebrate my husband’s birthday. It is a small, intimate family-run business with great food and service! I had the linguini with clams and my husband had the peppers, onions and sausage over penne. Both meals were excellent!...More

1  Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited three times during our month in Cape Coral. Fantastic lasagna and eggplant fritta. The meatballs were the best we ever had!! Try it, you'll like it!!More

2  Thank ManyHats85
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

ManyHats85, You had me at “MEATBALLS!” Thank you for not only dining with us on 3 separate visits, but for sharing the LOVE ❤️ for everyone else to read, and share the same experiences. But you forgot to mention one thing, DESSERTS 🍨, gotta save...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had family visiting the Cape, so looked on TripAdvisor and this was the #1 choice at the time. TripAdvisor has never failed me, so I blindly took my family there. It's a quaint setting, so we put our name on the list, and had to...More

Thank elperro73
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

elperro73, Thank you and your family so much for enjoying your evening, with us. I like that you commented about someone’s Grandma cooking in the back, there are days I feel like someone Grandma 👵, and some weeks too! Really, I can share this with...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went there to get pizza and then saw the menu and couldn't resist. The 4 of us all tried something different and every dinner was awesome . We couldn't decide who had the better meal. Even the coffee was good. Will be back to...More

Thank axelsonsharon
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

axelsonsharon, I hear that a lot, “Oh we heard your pizzas were amazing, but now I didn’t realize you had this kind of a menu” my reply always is the same, “oh yes we are so much more than a pizzeria, and oh so much...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I were hungry for good pizza. Rated #1 on Trip Advisor, we thought we have to go here BUT beware there is some construction on SE 47th Ter so just follow the detour signs. We parked in the drug store parking lot...More

Thank PatH16
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

PatH16, Thank you,so much for sharing your pizza 🍕 dining experience with us, we so greatly appreciate it. And yes we are a full scale Italian Trattoria with a very large ❤️ heart! And remember great things come in small packages....and that’s just who we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I come here EVERY time I am in Cape Coral FL at least once. It is like being in my wife's family's dining rooms and kitchens ( she's italian, I'm Irish and LOVE real. Great. Italian food) and this is it! Come hungry. Be prepared....More

Thank SvenHarry
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

SvenHarry, Well my dear friend, I’m feeling the LOVE ❤️ even before reading this review. I/we are truly blessed to have you as a part of our Italian family! And when I read these words of the descriptions of entrees, pizza, family, diningroom, and ME!,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every year we go to Ciao’s for our anniversary, this was our 15 year. This year I had thought I wanted to try something different but after checking into other restaurants we ended up right back here. Why make a change when you already know...More

1  Thank Melissa S
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Melissa S, There is no greater LOVE ❤️ than someone who shares such an amazing and special evening (anniversary), and knows the exact place to come to “Feel the LOVE”! Thank you! As for trying mew things, YES the scallops are amazing, especially with that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband is of Italian descent, so he can be a pretty harsh critic when it comes to Italian food. Not so at Ciao! He loved our first visit.....and so did I. Ciao is a very small place and may be one of Cape Coral’s...More

1  Thank andreasN2497HB
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

andreasN2497HB, I love it when I read a review and I can already feel the LOVE thru your words. Each and everyday we are blessed by new and old customers, and I always like to say, “you might walk in as a stranger, but you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We couldn't say enough about this restaurant. The scallop appetizers were incredible. The pizza, well, just wow! I swear all the flavors were popping in my mouth. Osso Bucco twice...the best ever. The duck was oh so good. The lasagna was a bit mushy though.More

Thank Jean D
Jill725leo, Owner at Ciao Wood Fired Pizza and Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Jean D, Thank you so much for joining us on 3 separate occasions while enjoying your time in Cape Coral. You know what they say, "Three times is a charm"! We so greatly appreciate that you and your family felt the LOVE in every bite....More

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7 February 2018|
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Response from Jill725leo | Property representative |
Yes of course...we make 15 specialty combination pizzas, or you can create your own. It takes just moments to cook them in a 900* Wood fired oven, heated strickly by Oak wood. We look forward to serving you in the near... More
11 January 2018|
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Response from Jill725leo | Property representative |
Yes we sure do, we have a great selection of micro brews & a large selection of wines, imported & domestic, as well as Ports. Thanks for the interest. Ciao! Jill
sandy s
20 July 2017|
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Response from Jill725leo | Property representative |
Yes we do have a nice gluten free options. We offer gluten free pasta, amazing risotto, any of our entrees can be dusted in a gluten free flour. We also offer a Creme Brûlée that is also gluten free. Thanks so much for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$38
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 823 SE 47th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33904-9004
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: +1 239-471-0033
  • E-mail
"Come Feel the LOVE" Italian Trattoria. Who are we? Housed in a replica of a 1920's NYC store front, Ciao features authentic Neapolitan pizza made with imported "00" Caputo flour, San Marzano tomato and fresh made mozzarella daily prepared in an authentic 800 degree wood burning oven. We also specialize in freshly prepared Italian dinner dishes, seafood, chicken & veal, fresh catch and home of the 7 Layers of Love" ( our house Lasagna) as well as homemade desserts, cappuccino, large imported wine selection & micro brews. Outdoor dining al fresco on the streetfront patio is unique. We carry a large winesj & micro beer selection, wine lover? Ask about "Our Stash" high end wine cabinet. See you soon Ciao! Jill & the family
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