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Ariani Restaurant & Lounge

1529 SE 15th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33990-3791
+1 239-772-8000
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1529 SE 15th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33990-3791
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We expected a lot more having read the reviews, and whilst the starters were ok, the lamb shank had little meat and the calamari was tough. The service was not great, with poor explanations of food. There are much better places to eat in the...More

Thank Racingjohn789
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was unbelievable. Everything was excellent. The service was great. I had the chicken veal and shrimp combo. Well worth it.

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It took five minutes before someone came out to greet us and take us to our table. But, soon, our order was taken and we were very satisfied with our drinks and eye-pleasing and very delicious antipasto. The bread was warm with a pleasant chewy...More

Thank Lillette
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a large group for dinner. The service was top rate. The owner came by for a visit. They served everyone at the same time. the food was amazing. All happy customers. The menu has lots of options. I would definitely go back.

Thank Lynn N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here several times. The owners are usually there and they are very friendly. Food is great. Their wait staff and bartenders are friendly and efficient.

Thank Vacationer1956
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

2 couples out for a delicious meal. We always start with calamari, it’s the best in Cape Coral. Then 2 of us ordered the pork tenderloin special, and the others ordered the calves liver. Always outstanding. And good to see the owner, Dario, out and...More

Thank Patricia F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good food; Dario, chef/owner, visited all his guests. Would have given 5 stars, but service was inconsistent.

Thank Mississippimushroom
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Just as great as I remembered!! We had not been to the ft Myers area since 2007 so glad when we found this South Florida Institution Ariani’s still in business & the cuisine as well as the service to be as I remember ABSOLUTELY TOP...More

Thank Chuck S
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

I have lived in Cape Coral all my life and cannot believe I just went to this place. It was so good! Nice atmosphere and great Italian food!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Dario and his staff always provide you with superb food and ambiance. The filet Wellington was tender and flavorful. The Duck was delicious. My family all love to eat here

Thank Paula H
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3 March 2017|
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Response from Joe B | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, it is definitely recommended as a matter of fact.
Joy V
7 November 2016|
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Response from hakunajimbo | Reviewed this property |
no outside patio
Pam B
1 June 2016|
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Response from nicknky | Reviewed this property |
The menu is on line with prices. It is moderately priced and if you desire have a wonderful wine list. They even help with parings. It is a little expensive for weekly dining for me (I have an Italian exchange student who... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1529 SE 15th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33990-3791
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: +1 239-772-8000
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