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Nicolina Ristorante

370 Route 130 South, East Windsor, NJ 08520
609-448-0600
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Ranked #10 of 43 Restaurants in East Windsor
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Most recent review
- May 30, 2014
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English first
East Windsor, New Jersey
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Out of the blue, my wife and I had dinner here at this Italian restaurant this evening and were VERY pleasantly surprised. We were in the mood to try a restaurant in town we hadn't visited yet and I'm glad we did. The outside is very deceiving. Its located in a small shopping center and we didn't know what to... More

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East Windsor, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Almost hate to give this an excellent review for selfish reasons - they're getting busy, and soon it will be hard to get in. But the truth is this is an excellent place, consistently turning out fantastic meals in a very pleasant setting, at reasonable prices. Don't let the shopping center location put you off. The decor is way above... More

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East Windsor, New Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

We really enjoy eating at Nicolina's. The food is very good and the restaurant is very nice. Service has always been great. We have eaten anything from pasta, burgers, pizza and sandwiches. You can't go wrong with anything. It's all good. Please try eating at a nice local restaurant rather than a chain. The food and service are always much... More

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Hamilton, New Jersey, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Sunday, August 11, 2013 After stopping in on a few occasions for a “slice”, we decided to try NICOLINAS for dinner. Not once, not twice, but we have been back to this establishment for dinner 3 times in the past 2 months for dinner. On our first stop for dinner, we could not believe that NICOLINAS was basically empty. We... More

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Monroe, New Jersey
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We are here quite often and always have a good experience. The place has really nice ambiance and it is BYOB. Their pasta and sauces are good and the eggplant parm. is very good, very thinly sliced and layered in a square shape. We enjoy the salad which has a nice variety - suggest you add one hot pepper per... More

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new york
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122 reviews 122 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

Went with friends from the area for an early dinner. The food was great; the specials were very good at a great price. The room was very nice. The only issue was the wait staff was not very professional. Will go again when we are in the area

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Naples, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

We're new to this area of NJ and are trying to find comfortable and not over-priced places to eat. This restaurant is easy to spot in the mall directly across from the Americana Diner on Rt 130. Nicolinas is a great local restaurant. Good food and great service. Can't ask for more than that. We had the veal parmigiana and... More

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East Windsor, New Jersey
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

We are transplants from New York. I couldn't seem to find good pizza in NJ until Nicolina's. The pizza is delish! The food is actually really good. Its a great local restaurant.

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NYC
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57 reviews 57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

This review concerns the subs\heros\grinders only, if you want to know what the dinner food is about, see another review. Around the corner from Nocolina is a fresh food stand, maybe that is why the ingredients of my cheese-steak sub, or my wife's vegetarian sub tasted so fresh. Both were swaddled with very thick layers, very fresh of mozzarella, very... More

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

Although the number of menu selections is small, many of entrees are prepared in a unique style and truly homemade items, creating a very interesting experience. The atmosphere is on the upscale side, but the prices are in the more moderate range.The service is pleasant and efficient. I recommend trying this very different Italian restaurant.

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