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Nicola's Ristorante Italiano

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5800 Legacy Dr, Ste C1, Plano, TX 75024-7101 (Bishop)
972-608-4455
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Casual Elegant
Romance
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night

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  • 51
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great place bad experience

The place looks good. We had an issue with the cola . The was a strange taste on it. The waiter was smelly.

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
TurkiAli
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

The place looks good. We had an issue with the cola . The was a strange taste on it. The waiter was smelly.

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Helsinki, Finland
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87 reviews 87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We've been here many times and were never disappointed. The atmosphere is much better than the TripAdvisor photo suggests. There are various types of seating, all good. The place gives you a warm feeling, and the food is top-notch. This visit we caught a movie at the Angelika Theater next door and stopped in afterwards, without reservations. We sat in... More 

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Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Loved the atmosphere...a quaint, curtained booth for a date night. Beautiful setting...food tops. Servings large...Texas style so next time would share. Salad...spinach with crisp pecans and dates...awesome. Overall its a winner.

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Frisco, Texas, USA
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46 reviews 46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We have frequented Nicola's since it opened and their food and service is consistently top notch. Great service and located in the beautiful Shops of Legacy this restaurant makes their own fresh pasta noodles and has a great ambiance. Nice wine selection and everything from their many pasta dishes to the Chilean Sea Bass is excellent. Sit outside on the... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Nicolas Restorante is housed next door to the Angelica Theater in the Shops at Legacy. The ambiance is elegant with upstairs balcony dining as well as outdoor tables. The menu is a bit short but excellent. Try the Shrimp Panini on cibatta bread with a caesar salad on the side for a great lunch. There is plenty of parking nearby... More 

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Plano, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The food is amazing! As an Italian, the food is better than home-cooked! It is such a relaxing atmosphere and great decor that I always being family member there when they come to visit. I wish they had takeout!!!!

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Frisco, Texas, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is the Italian place in the metroplex. I don't think there is another contender that is particularly close. I've always been hesitant, as a born-and-raised Cleveland Italian to try the Italian food down here -- but this place shuts. it. down. We went here on a recommendation from a neighbor and I had only moderate expectations - but we... More 

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Lufkin, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

When we are in Plano and want some REALLY GOOD Italian Food and wines our New York friends take us to Nicola's. The appetizers are the BEST!!! The pasta dishes and the main menu items are Marvelous!!! They have upstairs dining downstairs and outside dining. Valet parking is also available. I have eaten here probably a dozen times for lunch... More 

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Sutton, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Service was very good. The flat bread was yummy and a large portion. The second time I went and had the swordfish special which was terrific!

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Plano, Texas
Top Contributor
278 reviews 278 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

At last a truly great Italian place. I go there frequently rather it is ultra busy or a quite day the food is always fresh creative and of superb quality. The service has always been top of the line . They make you very comfortable and you are attended to unobtrusively and yet no need is unmet. Each dish is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5800 Legacy Dr, Ste C1, Plano, TX 75024-7101
    (Bishop)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Plano
  • Phone Number: 972-608-4455

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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