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Nicolino Ristorante Italiano

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317 NW Gilman Blvd Ste 30A, Issaquah, WA 98027-2496
(425) 391-8077
Today
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch
Good for:
Outdoor seating

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  • 12
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent staff,excellent food and the best limoncello

we arrived at 7 o'clock on a Saturday night and the place was packed! You know that is a good sign. People willing to wait 45 minutes for a table, the food must be great! We waited for about 10 minutes for a seat at the bar and we are glad we decided to eat dinner there. My husband had... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
Tara J
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Seattle, Washington
via mobile
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
  • Lunch
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27 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Seattle, Washington
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

we arrived at 7 o'clock on a Saturday night and the place was packed! You know that is a good sign. People willing to wait 45 minutes for a table, the food must be great! We waited for about 10 minutes for a seat at the bar and we are glad we decided to eat dinner there. My husband had... More 

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Issaquah, Washington
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Awesome food, awesome staff, out door seating, and did I say awesome food! Small and cozy we usually dine here on date nights!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Dinner on Friday night required 30 minute wait, which we didn't regret. Sampled 6 different entrees. While all were thoroughly enjoyed, the mussels were spectacular. Service was personal, friendly, and efficient. The menu is substantial and looks worthy of further exploration. We will return.

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Seattle
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900 reviews 900 reviews
505 restaurant reviews
191 helpful votes 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

A small and intimate restaurant located off Gilman in Issaquah. The patio is great for dining when the weather is right. Nicely executed traditional Italian food, delicious. Decent wine menu. A friendly and attentive staff. A great place for a family dinner or to bring your SO.

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Seattle, Washington
Top Contributor
120 reviews 120 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Just a wonderful place for either a romantic dinner, business or family meal. Liberal use of Marsala wine and Mascarpone cheese. I love the Cioppino seafood soup but order it over a bed of angel hair. My wife always orders the Penne Sovietche with the vodka mascarpone sauce and prawns. The Spaghetti Siracuso (sp?) is also great but rather heavy.... More 

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Auburn, Washington
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179 reviews 179 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We stopped for lunch on a weekday at 11:30. There was no one else eating at that time. By the time we left an hour later there was still no one eating there. If there were working people out to lunch in town, they were wise to not go to Nicolino's. The service was exceptionally slow. The food was delicious,... More 

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larrchar
Top Contributor
396 reviews 396 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed a nice dinner here before attending a play. Nicolino is located in Gilman Village, a charming place To visit. Our menu choices were delicious and the service was very good. This is a small, charming Italian restaurant with a very nice staff.

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Orange, California
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Nicolino is not only a fun place for an intimate meal with a loved one, but the servers, bartenders and cooks are the sweetest people you'll meet. My family has lived down the street from Nicolino for about 5 years and always choose Nicoino when we want something really, really, really delicious. The authentic Italian food is not just food,... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Lovely small intimate restaurant in Gilman Village. The menu is authentic Italian and all the dishes we have tried so far have been DELICIOUS. Their salted caramel panacotta is to die for!! Very friendly welcoming staff. This is not a restaurant for a quick meal - come here to spend the evening enjoying the company and the food, European style!... More 

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Renton, Washington
Top Contributor
392 reviews 392 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
231 helpful votes 231 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Nicolino feels like a bistro in Europe. The tables are small and intimate. There's a beautiful mural on the wall. When the weather is nice, the ristorante has a great brick patio on which to dine. The place possesses a lot of charm. The wait staff is very friendly and gives you space if you need it for conversation or... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 317 NW Gilman Blvd Ste 30A, Issaquah, WA 98027-2496
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Issaquah
  • Phone Number: (425) 391-8077

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?