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75 Brighton Ave Ste A, Long Branch, NJ 07740-5396
+1 732-222-3357
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
29 Sep 2013
“Skip Ciaos there are much better places to eat for much less”
4 Sep 2013
“Small nice place to go when in Long Branch”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American
$$ - $$$
75 Brighton Ave Ste A, Long Branch, NJ 07740-5396
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Reviewed 29 September 2013

In a word horrible. If there was a way to give minus stars I would. Do your self a favor there are so many good places to eat down at the shore don't go to Ciao. I could write a book on what was probably...More

1  Thank C G
Reviewed 4 September 2013

We made reservations via Open Table which is a great service when looking for a reservation by the way, the place is small but the food was fine I had the soft crab over linguini dish and my wife had a fish special. It is...More

Thank jucalo57
Reviewed 21 August 2013

Nice small restaurant by the beach. Food and Service were very good. Enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere and pace of the meal. Enjoyed the Filet very much Very tasty. My wife had the fish special and this was also very good. will definitely be back

Thank Sam12342013
Reviewed 20 August 2013

I've wanted to try this restaurant for a long time...too long since it was sold a few months ago. Recent reviews were not great, but went anyway. First hint, only 2 tables seated. Should have gone elsewhere. Waiter was pleasant and attentive, salads were. good....More

1  Thank Karen G
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Just skip this place. It's obviously not Italian run nor is it even average. Service, while friendly is chaotic and nobody knows who is covering which table. There are only maybe 8 tables inside! It's BYOB with only water and soda offered. Bread was stale....More

1  Thank 68braveheart
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Great NY City style food at NJ Prices. The service was excellent. Our waiter was very attentive. Started with the soft shell crab appetizer. It was cooked perfectly and the sauce was delicious. My husband had the mushroom special and it was also excellent. Scallops...More

Thank 648martha123
Reviewed 5 August 2013

Contrary to the "Recent Reviews", we was less than pleased with this choice. Both the food and the service were poor on this Sunday visit. Other than for the salad, the main course choices of all 4 of us were not good; some pre-cooked. They...More

1  Thank Vince S
Reviewed 3 August 2013 via mobile

Staying down at the Jersey Shore and needed somewhere reasonable to eat and wasn't hoping for too much. This place was excellent and surpassed expectations. Highly recommend. Think it was BYOB - recommend checking.

Thank m_james_s
Reviewed 19 July 2013

First time at Ciao's and enjoyed it very much. Food was very good and loved eating outdoors. Food was very carefully prepared and presentation was beautiful. People on the street stopped my cousin and I and asked what we thought of the restaurant and we...More

Thank tenacity77
Reviewed 6 July 2013

We wanted a change from our usual Long Branch restaurants, so we gave Ciao a try. Based on the reviews in Trip Advisor, we made a reservation. From comments around us, most of the patrons seemed to be repeat customers, a good sign. There were...More

3  Thank Coffeecup1390
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Brighton Ave Ste A, Long Branch, NJ 07740-5396
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Branch
  • Phone Number: +1 732-222-3357
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