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All 76 Balmain Restaurants

Il Casale Nobili

374 Darling St, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
(02) 9810 2992
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Ranked #31 of 76 Restaurants in Balmain
Price range: $25 - $25
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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English first
Trowbridge, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

It was the second time at Il Casale Nobili and the service, food and atmosphere was exactly right for an early evening supper with two small children and three adults. Great salads and pizzas and byo makes this an affordable family restaurant. We will be back.!

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Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Don't take any notice of the earlier reviews of the old owners. The new management have really made this place great. The decor is warm and very Italian and the food completes the picture. A great wine list (some made by the owner) complements the menu. We spent $45 per head for a great dinner.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Excellent Woodfired Pizza. I'm not from the area but I like to take my friends there all the time. They have a great menu so if you don't want your usual Pizza/Pasta, you will not be disappointed. They are always busy so you're better off to book ahead. Great host with a sense of humor. Great range of wine too... More

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Maryborough
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

First timers at this establishment. Dined with a local and boy it didn't disappoint. The host was a scream, very efficient and knew his product well. Timing of the dishes was spot on and quality and quantity did not disappoint in the slightest. Would recommend for a fun night out as well as enjoying traditional Italian fare.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We were warmly welcomed by the owner and quickly shown to a table even though it was Friday night and we didn't have a booking. Pretty little place with glistening white tablecloths, candles, and fresh flowers. Service was awesome - I reached for the sparkling water bottle and before we knew it the owner was there pouring for us. Pizza's... More

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We dines there early on a Saturday evening to celebrate my daughter's 9th birthday. Already the restaurant was buzzing. Plenty of staff to look after tables. Coloring-in place mats were brought immediately to the table for the children with crayons. Good kid's menu including the well-received Micky Mouse pizza and spaghetti with meat balls. We dropped off the birthday cake... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

It seems like no one really cares about food and service here. The food was very average and expensive, the wait staff rarely visit and when told the food was not to our satisfaction the result was indifference, or less. Maybe he quickly, and accurately, determined we would never return so what did it matter. Suburban Italian, but without redeeming... More

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Sydney, Australia
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424 reviews 424 reviews
279 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013 via mobile

This place will take you to Rome and bring you back to Sydney. It's a small place ran by Italian nut case who's always swearing..typical Italian! Swearing and tomato sauce go hand in hand and the food is generous and tastes so good. Pizza is huge so make sure not to order too much.

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Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

Places like this really **ss me off. You book ahead, arrive on time but have to wait to be seated, then place your order. Now sit back and watch the next 5 tables who came in after you get served, eat, pay and leave before you meals arrive. Get it together folks!

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Solomon Islands
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013 via mobile

I can't rave enough about the service and quality of food. All three of us had the best meal ever We even took our own wine which the waiter displayed his skills at uncorking and presenting for tasting. These guys knew their food and their wine. Very impressive for very relaxed restaurant. 3 people $112 great night out. Place was... More

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