All posts tagged: Ciao Italia

Ciao Italia, finally we say hello.

With massive lines out the door on any given day of the week, Ciao Italia is a must for any fan of Italian food, generous servings and good prices.ย Knowing there would be lines we went on a Tuesday night at 5.45pm, convinced that we wouldn’t have to wait. We were wrong, already there was a 20 minute wait and the restaurant was bustling with activity. When we were seated inside we were met with red checked tablecloths, smiling faces of the serving staff and the delicious smell of good cooking. ย The restaurant was noisy and packed but it felt more like a meal at home with background noise, and was to be expected for such a busy place. We were served fairly promptly, and had a refreshing citron pressed from Margaret river, beautifully tart.ย We started with garlic bread, the smell was intoxicating, and you could smell the garlic before it arrived at your table. ย When it arrived it was perfect, crunchy, buttery, garlic-y goodness! They did not disappoint! We were a little optimistic in ordering …