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Maria-Theresienstrasse 49, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
+43 650 4510624
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: 555 Culinary experience prepared with love 555

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  • 110
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    Very good
  • 7
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  • 6
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nr. 1 in Innsbruck

I don't want to be modest but so far the beat dinner ever. I am not a vegetarian and I love to eat meat, but no other food has ever tasted so good as the menu at chez Nico. A wonderful experience and very friendly and professional service.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
Paula V
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  • Entertaining clients
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

I don't want to be modest but so far the beat dinner ever. I am not a vegetarian and I love to eat meat, but no other food has ever tasted so good as the menu at chez Nico. A wonderful experience and very friendly and professional service.

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Luanda, Angola
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

They have a fantastic vegetarian-degustation menu which (even for a meat-lover) will blow your mind. They have a good selection of wines and for a 2-person business, they run it very smoothly.

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Vienna, Austria
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45 reviews 45 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Although I only had lunch here, its save to say that this place deserves multiple visits. The cucumber soup was fantastically fresh and super subtle in flavours. Very good black noodles with fresh tomatoes, nuts and herbs. But the stars of the meal were the incredible warm home made bread, the lovely, lovely plum juice and the perfect desert.

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Berne, Switzerland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We are not vegetarians at all, but we decided it would be worth a try to go for a completely vegetarian gourmet menu - even at the end of winter, when vegetables are not at their plentiest. And yes, it totally was. The essence from mushrooms was perfect, the easter nest with the slowly poached egg fantastic. I personally do... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The variety of tastes and textures was wonderful. It was a two man team cooking for 6 couples, one cooking, the other serving and explaining each dish is detail. It's not cheap but we knew the price beforehand and the quality is exceptional. After eating 7 dishes we were not hungry - and we do have good appetites. If you've... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

There is only one menu - an eight (I think) course taster - it is inventive, with many surprises and the quality is excellent. My favourite was the coffee bean-infused risotto with a black sesame seed sorbet but only by a narrow margin. There are only a handul of tables so its wise to book in advance - several people... More 

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

7 course meal. Except one dish which was good, the rest were simply outstanding. Kudos to the chef. Small restaurant, needs to be booked in advance. A must go if you are vegetarian & happen to be in Innsbruck

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Malaysia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Went there due to the high reviews here. Very imaginative menu and great creativity. The taste whilst interesting but lacking depths. I thought the price was a tad too that may leave some people still hungry. Go if you are a true vegetarian aristocrat.

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Kanour
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Was definitely some differently prepared vegetarian food but not as creative as expected !! It was not satisfying enough. The taste buds as well as stomach were longing for more as we walked out. Heavy for the pockets.

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Bishops Stortford
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

Was lucky enough to eat here recently with my wife and two sons and what a delight it was - thank you to Nico, his fantastic chef and the excellent and thoughtful front of house man who looked after us so well and made the whole event even more special - as everyone else has said the food is to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Maria-Theresienstrasse 49, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Tirol  >  Innsbruck
  • Phone Number: +43 650 4510624

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 23
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Doing business, Romantic

Description

555 Culinary experience prepared with love 555

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