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Arabellas Italian Ristorante

364 W Central Ave, Winter Haven, FL 33880-2960
+1 863-293-1797
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
364 W Central Ave, Winter Haven, FL 33880-2960
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A low lit dinner where the dessert is brought out and cooked in front of you. Everything is spot on and the piano player is very good and takes requests. Drinks are also perfect and there own personal bar is attached through a walkway for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jasonfQ8464NH
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated our 34th wedding anniversary here tonight and let me tell you, this is the best! Ambience outstanding, service impeccable, food unbelievable, music superb. I could go on and on, but my efforts to describe could not do this place justice. After operating a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank oneNomad55
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is as Italian as you can get. Recipes from grandma back in Italy. It is also the most exclusive restaurant in Winter Haven. They have live piano music and he takes requests. If you are looking for a dining experience, this is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Carl G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited friends for the weekend and they suggested this restaurant and I have to say it was very good for a Florida restaurant, we live in NY so usually nothing compares to the restaurants here. I had the veal and it was very tender and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Champagne08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we were seated we were told that the table was ours for the evening and to relax and enjoy! The courses arrived at a leisurely pace, starting with a bread basket. Next was soup or salad. One of our party had the lobster bisque...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jl98903
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Never had a bad meal here. Service is elegant and a little slow, typical of an upscale restaurant. We go over the noon hour so we don't have to drive at night, and besides, the prices are a bit pricey for our preference in the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cnteyssier5261
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Always a great time. Good food, great atmosphere and the owners are wonderful people. Would definitely recommend to anyone.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 73ironmike
Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

Amazing little gem in Winter Haven. The atmosphere is wonderful. White tablecloths, Live entertainment, great service and Amazing food. We had their specialty ravioli appetizer and calamari to start. This was followed by a raspberry sorbet to clear the palate. The house salad, which was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 880samanthad
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Saw this on Open Table and asked a friend who lives in WH about it. She said it was great. She under spoke. I was very impressed for such a first class place in a small city. The waiter was great. Lobster done table side,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lplawyer
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food and nice atmosphere. Parking may be difficult, depending on time of day. Great place for a special occasion lunch or dinner.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank floridaCat1966
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bobed
February 25, 2017|
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Response from oneNomad55 | Reviewed this property |
Most undervalued dining experience in central Florida. And I am from Polk County! No way will anyone leave here thinking it is overpriced.
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Retirementbound2013
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Response from IdoLove2travel | Reviewed this property |
They have a private room upstairs that should handle 18 people no problem. There is also a small area in the back of the main dining room. I would call them. Franco and his staff will not disappoint you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 364 W Central Ave, Winter Haven, FL 33880-2960
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Winter Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 863-293-1797
Description
Welcome to Arabellas Ristorante, located in Time Square, the heart of historic downtown Winter Haven. We offer the best Italian and Mediterranean cuisine, created from the freshest ingredients and served in a warm, casually elegant atmosphere.
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