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Ranked #26 of 125 Restaurants in Marco Island
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$25 - US$50
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Good for: Romantic
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: San Marco
Description: Welcome to Ario, built upon the passion of a primal dining experience for the discerning global nomad. We celebrate your innate desire to explore your culinary senses by elevating every ingredient of your visit. In our casually elegant dining room, we invite you to sit back and peruse a menu highlighting the best locally sourced meats and seafood. Let our hosts be your guide as we share our knowledge of the unique techniques of dry aging meats, selecting amazing local seafood based upon taste and composition, and accent them with salts and spices from around the world. Your dinner is even further enhanced by a world-class beverage experience enabling our team of sommeliers and mixologists to curate the perfect wine or handcrafted cocktail for your menu selection. At Ario, we believe dinner should be orchestrated to an art form, enabling both a delectable and cerebral experience. Indoor or outdoor seating is available.
Reviewed November 10, 2017

We dined here while staying at the JWM and enjoyed a wonderful fine dining meal outside overlooking the gulf. Our server Nancy was wonderful! The Chef is one of the best and it showed in everything we had--mussels, salads, lamb chops & seafood. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner. Chicken pan seared, lamb with couscous and steak. One was better than the other cooked to perfection, appetizers were exceptional as well. Try the octopus appetizer, or the scallops. The tartar is also good, but spicy. But be sure to leave room for desert. The sorbet assortment is nice and there is always room for sorbet. The chocolate cake is decadent. But the avocado ice cream and the raspberry pop are unique and so tasty. Let them pair wines for you and the result is not just delicious, but memorable.

Thank Jessica B
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Reviewed November 2, 2017

We had drinks at the fire pit area, which was nice, especially at night. Service was fast and friendly.

Thank Morgan W
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Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Came here with my wife for our 1 year anniversary and could not have had a better meal. We started with an old fashion and a martini which were well made and tasty. We had the octopus to start and it was delicious. We each had the 8 oz. fillets and shared ratatouille. Steak was incredibly delicious and tender. Service was excellent. They were great about helping us eat gluten free. Highly recommended and must be best in Marco.

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

We had the porterhouse steak and shared it. It was outstanding. They were very fast, courteous and everything was amazing.

Thank Jennifer B
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