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Nico Ristorante

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851 Erie Street East, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y7, Canada
519-255-7548
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 64
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
always excellent

We go to Nico's often. The food and service is always consistently great. I give their gift certificates to my friends. You will not be disappointed.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
ridingron
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Windsor, Canada
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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85 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Windsor, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We go to Nico's often. The food and service is always consistently great. I give their gift certificates to my friends. You will not be disappointed.

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Tecumseh, Ontario
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Amazing, delicious, authentic Italian food, excellent service, great atmosphere...truly a fantastic restaurant! You will not be disappointed!

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Windsor
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104 reviews 104 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Brought someone here from. Vancouver. All four ordered the veal chop with ravioli and braised short ribs beef. The veggies were the best I have had anywhere. Amazing variety, perfect char, flavour, wow. Huge chop with prosciutto on it with cheese topping. Ravioli was superb and short rib was mouth watering even now. Live music that was the perfect volume... More 

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Beverly Hills, Michigan
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We were taken to Nico by friends that have been going for years. It was lovely, everything about it. The service was great as was the food. We had the grilled calamari which I loved and the shrimp too. Two of us got the cippino which really if you are paying attention to portion size 3 people could have shared... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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245 reviews 245 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

This little gem is located in the heart of little Italy in Windsor. Offering authentic an delicous Italian cuisine for all to enjoy. Everything I tried was delicous. Book ahead. Always busy. Valet on saturday nights

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We were planning on going to one of the more "popular" Italian restaurants in Windsor but a friend recommended Nico's to us. It was fantastic! Small and quaint. Excellent service from the whole staff. The food was superb. The guitar player was the final touch to a perfect night out. Thank you Nico!

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Whitby, Ontario
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Had dinner last night at this great restaurant. Waiter, Marco was spectacular. He was helpful and generous. From the wine to the seafood antipasto, main course and dessert, everything was wonderful. Our son just ate the leftover pasta bolognese and loved it. Thanks for such a nice dinner.

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Kitchener, Canada
Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
253 helpful votes 253 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Tried Nico Restaurante for the first time for dinner. True Italian menu with a little for everyone. The service was good and as was the food. It's a small restaurant (12+ tables or so) - found it annoying that I could hear every word of the conversations at adjacent tables, which certainly distracts from the romance of trying to have... More 

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ontario
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This has been one of my favorite restaurants since they first opened on Erie St. under another name many yrs ago. As always food is excellent with a nice variety of Classic Italian and specials. Prices are comparable for a high end restaurant. I had a dish which I would not order again, however it was very tastely. It did... More 

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White Haven, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Visted on Saturday prior to concert a casino, reservation made prior Monday and was told it was the last available (6 pm). Really was anxious to try the mussel appetizer but was told they sold out of it Come on management it was only 6 pm! We ended up with the grilled calamari which was very good. The homemade bread... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 851 Erie Street East, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: 519-255-7548

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 25
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?