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Nicola's Ristorante

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3631 E Sunshine St, Springfield, MO 65809-2821
+1 417-886-3700
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“wedge salad” (3 reviews)
“escargot” (3 reviews)
“lamb shank” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3631 E Sunshine St, Springfield, MO 65809-2821
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Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

This was our first time to visit Nicola's and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The food was excellent as was the service.

Thank Judynewsom
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Recently our family took advantage of an unusually warm early spring evening to enjoy dinner on the patio at Nicola's. What a delicious experience! First off, the staff was very friendly, personable and attentive. Nicola himself brought a coloring book and crayons to our granddaughter...More

Thank trtzw
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

In town for business, and multiple folk from work recommended Nicola's. an unabashed fan of The Voice, I decided to check this spot out via takeout. I read other reviews and saw both -/+, but here are my observations. On Tuesday evening 6:30pm, the place...More

1  Thank Bill And Donna ... S
Reviewed March 16, 2017

As a business traveler I always prefer to visit locally owned places so based off the reviews I decided to try this one. Restaurant is clean, but is somewhat dark inside. Tables were nicely decorated and wait staff was friendly. Menu is somewhat limited, but...More

Thank KlassicKar G
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took her father to Nicola's before the symphony concert Saturday. We had an earlier reservation, were seated promptly and given attentive service. The restaurant side And the bar/pizza side both got Very busy after 6. Reservation was essential! Items as specials...More

Thank Bradley B
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended. Their food and service is some of the best. Love everything we've had at Nicola's.

Thank K9CREWBMB2008 H
Reviewed January 27, 2017

Made me sick to see Nicola's ranked 59th in Springfield, 2 behind Incredible Pizza. Folks, trust me here, Nicola's is Italian food of a quality found only in large cities with strong Italian community. We are very lucky to have Nicola Gilardi in our community...More

Thank Efusco
Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

Had a great experience! Our meals and waiter was great. A bit dark for my taste but still very nice atmosphere.

Thank Tiffany D
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Had a great meal with my lovely wife last night at Nicola's. Service was perfect and the food was what I expected - fantastic. Interior design is very classy and it was still decorated for Christmas which was nice. All in all a great time...More

Thank docbob3
Reviewed December 10, 2016

Hands down the finest Springfield restaurant. After looking at trip advisor for my home town I will never use it on the road again.

Thank Rick V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Television
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3631 E Sunshine St, Springfield, MO 65809-2821
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-886-3700
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