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Ambrosini's Restaurant

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136 Magill Rd, Norwood, South Australia 5067, Australia
8363 2152
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Adelaide, Australia
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely atmosphere with very high ceilings and fantastic ceiling fans, plus air-con, all on a warm day. Minimalist white walls and gorgeous dark carpet - high ceilings and fabulous fans with the air con made it very comfortable on a warm day. Met by great host/waiter who was wonderfully professional - everything arrived as it should, he was a great... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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492 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Due to the glowing reviews on TA, this restaurant has been on the list for sometime, we finally visited this week on Wednesday. Some of the dishes were a bit hit and miss. Between the four us for entrees we ordered, the Polipo di Amabile and the octopus was very tender, the Vitello Tonnato was a winner, the Salmone Affumicato... More 

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Thank KTGP
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

We went there to celebrate the engagement of our friends with a group of 10. Loved the gnocchi I ordered and hubby loved the penne ragu. Service was great and the decor was amazing.

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Thank LiWatt
Glenelg, Australia
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2017

The staff are very friendly and efficient. Very traditional layout with white table clothes. Size of serves, especially smaller sizes was generous..

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Thank Val M
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017

I do not live in Adelaide, but I believe it is approx. 3 Km from the city, I was introduced by a good friends of mine. I must admit that the dishes were absolute authentic, delicious and amazing taste. We were lucky to get in but please make sure that you book.

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1 Thank 41hafizr
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

We chose this venue because of its location and reputation. We were a party of 6 friends wanting to catch up over some good food. We weren't disappointed.The decor is neutral but sophisticated with white tablecloths and linen napkins. Each person enjoyed the dishes they selected. My entree pasta dish was so generous that I was immediately pleased that I... More 

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Magill, Australia
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64 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016

I pass this restaurrant daily, twice as a matter of fact, seeing it reminded me to visit, so this year's Christmas lunch was here. One thing is the restaurant stayed the same, food, service, menu, so if you are looking for consistency, Ambrosini is it. The Classic dishes, duck, pasta, garlic prawns,all as good as it always is. Take my... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

This is a small restaurant with a big taste of Italy. From the penne pollo con funghi entre, to the barramundi second plate and then the Chocolato dessert, this meal was a treat for the tongue. Service was very professional. Would have to list it as, now, one of my favourite places.

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South Australia, Australia
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

Very happy with this place, food and wine! We didnt make a booking on that day but they fit us in. The entree we had lamb brain and octopus. It was so delicate and well presented. Wide range of wine and beer fron Italy to choose from. Overall... we will come back!

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1 Thank Ityan
Adelaide, Australia
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65 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

Great cosy place, service is excellent. Ate dinner with my husband and son, our entrees of gnoucchi and house special grilled octopus, perfect . We all had the same main fillet steaks with porcini mushroom, hard to fault any of the food, very good, the restuerant been here for many years the kitchen knows how to work magic with the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$13 - $35
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Magill Rd, Norwood, South Australia 5067, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Norwood
  • Phone Number: 8363 2152

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