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Ciro's Italian Restaurant

8927 J M Keynes Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-8433
+1 704-510-0012
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (8 reviews)
“veal” (8 reviews)
“primavera” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8927 J M Keynes Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-8433
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice to have an option in the area that doesn't have its name on the gift cards available for purchase in the grocery store. I've been several times and have always had great service and a wonderful meal.

Thank Surroundedbyboys2007
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I never miss a chance to come here when in Charlotte area. You need to find this place. Veal Marsala is incredible!!!

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Had lunch one day, Pasta marinara and Chicken marsala, then spaghetti and meatballs and lasagna for dinner the next day. All the meals were very good. Server Michael a very polite young man.

Thank Kevin Y
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Great little secret! Dinner was awesome, and the place wasn't crowded at all. No reservation needed, yet no wait on a Saturday night. Caprese was a little bland, but the bruschetta was great! Almond cream cake and chocolate layer cake were both awesome. Zuppa de...More

Thank Jeanne6972
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This restaurant was fantastic. Service was excellent and food was excellent. Art, the owner, came over to our table and inquired about our meal. Everyone was very pleasant! My husband had veal which he said was the best he's had in a very long time....More

Thank HRS85
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

When traveling outside the NYC area I rarely dine out Italian, however , Ciro's in Charlotte is the exception! I had the clams oreganato which were outstanding followed by Linguine with red clam sauce fra diavolo which might have been the best I've ever had....More

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This is a nice place for a good Italian meal. All the favorites on the menu along with some special items as well. The chicken parmigiana was great Good food and service

Thank Steph H
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This place is my favorite place to eat for any occasion, the food is delicious from the bread baked on premises...the shrimp marsala and chicken piccata are delicious, also they have great appetizers...prices are very reasonable, they are open for lunch and dinner.

Thank agallo2017
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Dinner here, while traveling on business. Very light crowd (but Monday night). Good service and nice Shrimp fra Diavolo. Good spice, but not too much. Shrimp cooked properly.

Thank Marion G
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We were in the area and stopped in. They had an accordion player jamming away upon entrance which was different. The restaurant's decor provided a nice comfortable Italian ambiance. We started the meal with the Caprese appetizer, which was tasty but had better. I had...More

Thank JohnT01Traveler
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19 August 2015|
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Response from Deborah A | Reviewed this property |
As far as vegan options, there is Luna's Living Kitchen 2102 South Blvd., Suite 150 – Charlotte, NC 28209 (704) 333-0008; Zada Jane’s 1601 Central Ave, Charlotte, North Carolina 28205 (704) 332-3663; and Bean Vegan Cuisine... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8927 J M Keynes Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-8433
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > University City North
  • Neighbourhood: University City North
  • Phone Number: +1 704-510-0012
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Ciro's Italian Ristorante is a family-owned business that has served the University neighborhood since 1995. We specialize in providing homemade Italian cuisine in a sophisticated, but never stuffy, atmosphere. Ciro's is the perfect place to impress a date or celebrate a family event. We have a semi-private dining area and we also offer catering. Bring your family to our family.
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