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Nico Ristorante

851 Erie Street East, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y7, Canada
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Ranked #5 of 650 Restaurants in Windsor
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $25
Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Whitby, Ontario
1 review
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
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57 restaurant reviews
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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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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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Chicago, Il
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We visited on a week night and were given a quiet table near the window which was very nice. The food is a pricey and the choices are fairly limited. The food was tasty and I would recommend to someone who is travelling to Windsor looking for Italian food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

we had our 45 anniversary sept 27 and treated ourselves to supper at Nico's. from the ceasar salad with the jumbo shrimp, the bread, and the main course i had lamb shanks and my husband had the catch of the day everything was excellent. the service was impeccable and i can't say enough about the whole experience. delicious!!!!!!!

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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I was so pleased to have homemade Gnocchi like my nona did!!! Very Italian and very THRUE to real Italian cuisine . Atmosphere is very intimate, service is great. Prices are a bit high, but you go to Nico's for special occasions anyway :)

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Toronto, Canada
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106 restaurant reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Windsor is very fortunate to have some of the best Italian restaurants west of Woodbridge clustered along Erie Street in what is locally known as Little Italy. Currently, the top three rated restaurants on TripAdvisor for Windsor are all located on three short blocks of Erie Street. Foodies that we are, the bride and I set out to sample the... More 

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Windsor, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Went to Nico's for my 14th anniversary tonight. John took our reservation and gave us a window seat. We have been here several times before but this was even better than we expected. We no longer order from the menu. We just ask for the chef to make us what ever he thinks. Tonight we had an amazing antipasta plate... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Calamari was bitter and I had to force myself to finish it. The olive oil to dip bread in tasted like turpentine. 4 of the 5 of us had the seafood grill specialty. We all were disappointed. Over cooked, no flavor and the rissoto was terrible. Came out of there 75 lighter. We all agreed we should have gone to... More 

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Additional Information about Nico Ristorante

Address: 851 Erie Street East, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y7, Canada
Phone Number: 519-255-7548
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Windsor
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
Average Prices: USD 0 - 25
Cuisine: Italian

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