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Novaro's Restaurant

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28 Brisbane St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6334 5589
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sydney, Nsw
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76 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Having read the reviews, understanding the popularity, not having a booking and it being Friday, we turned up for an early dinner in the hope we would be made welcome. And welcome we were certainly made. The amuse-bouche of a cold soup with ginger and chilli was wonderfully refreshing, and the main courses were just wonderful, particularly the pasta with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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182 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great food, good, chiefly Italian, menu options, friendly effective service in a lovely heritage setting. We will be back!

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Thank Roger D
Hong Kong, China
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommend by local, we had dinner on the last day of our trip. The restaurant is so cozy with excellent staff. The food was so yummy, especially the dessert was so good, actually all dishes we ordered was delicious. Highly recommend this restaurant.

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Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OMG we looked at TripAdvisor to decide where to eat and weren't disappointed by our choice, based on reviews. We have on occasion been disappointed by reviews, but not tonight. With an intimate restaurant already nearly half full, we were informed that we would have to be finished by 8.00, not a problem for us oldies. We had the steak... More 

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Thank christine g
Launceston, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want high class service along with world premium wine beer and spirit selections, premium food with that air of class , this historic compact eatery will impress and burn long into your memory

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Hobart, Australia
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We felt as soon as we entered that we were at home and that this would be a great night. The food was superb. The service was excellent and congenial. We had trouble trying to pick a wine even though we know our wine, however our host was able to direct us to a great wine using our information about... More 

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Thank Mark J
Launceston, Australia
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is fine dining at it's best! The food is amazing with the menu changing with the seasons. The staff are wonderful

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Thank Janine L
Nicholas H, Owner at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Janine L, Thank you for your review of our restaurant. We thank you for your kind words, I have passed your comments onto our staff, Kind regards Sarah More 

Launceston, Australia
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

We arranged for a window table as it was a special occasion and we weren't disappointed. The staff were friendly and informative without being in your face all the time. Extensive wine list. Parking at the door. Would recommend

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Thank Jenny262013
Nicholas H, Owner at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Jenny, Thank you for your review of Novaro's Restaurant. We look forward to hosting you again soon, Kind regards, Sarah More 

Launceston, Australia
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is just fantastic, the atmosphere is amazing, the food is amazing, and the staff are wonderful. If you love Italian with a bit of class this place is a must. If there was a 10 star rating I would have given the lot.

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Thank rod777666
Nicholas H, Owner at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear rod777666, It was lovely to meet you and your partner. We thank you for your review and hope to see you next time you are in Tasmania, Kind regards Sarah and the team More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

Unplanned but outstanding quality food and service.first time visitors to Launceston,well presented restaurant with outstanding service matched with quality menu and food.

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Thank Stephen M
Nicholas H, Owner at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Stephen M, Thank you for your review of Novaro's Restaurant. We appreciate your time and look forward to your next visit. Kind regards Sarah 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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$18 - $42
Cuisine
Italian, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Brisbane St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6334 5589
Description
Novaro's Italian Restaurant is located in the heart of Launceston. The intimate 32 seat restaurant has been established for 21 years. Chef Nicholas Hooper offers local seafood, try the Flinders Island greenlip abalone in truffle oil, game and meats on his extensive menu.

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