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nicola restaurant

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Sun, 1/20
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2018 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I just don’t get all of the chatter about this place. It wasn’t horrible, but it certainly wasn’t great. It may have been our server’s first night, but he seemed to have very little knowledge of the menu and he did not offer any information...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Nicole A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Nicola and we will definitely be returning soon! They featured a special Christmas Eve menu and our dishes were delicious. Their website said they were going to have the Feast of the Seven Fishes, so that’s why we made...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank travelerinpink
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Great food, smooth service, good wine list, reasonable prices. Nice neighborhood eatery in small strip mall so easy parking. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JRSTravel
Reviewed November 15, 2018

If you are reading this next week (post 17 Nov) then you are too late! Chef Nicola went old-school crazy this autumn and presented a week of dishes containing the Black Pearls of Piemonte - truffles. Picture the cream-colored house-made egg pasta adorned with shaved...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sergio S
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Came here as a recommendation from a friend. Restaurant is close to home which is nice. Saw on the website they have a happy hour menu but it wasn’t offered to us because we sat in the dining room. I thought my chicken Marsala was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gigglebox
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

We come to Nicola often for a night out; however, this time it was a special birthday surprise. The owners worked with me to host a birthday celebration for my wife. We had 24 people in a private room. The food, drinks, wine, and service...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank foodieBaltimore_MD
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our first visit to Nicola. Five stars for the outstanding, authentic Italian food, four for service, but it felt like our server was newish, so we're giving the benefit of the doubt thanks to the friendly person who seated us and for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jloug
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

It was delicious... family friendly.... from the appetizers to the entree to desserts.... it won’t disappoint .... ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Beth C
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Went for Dine Originals week. Restaurant was good, but not as good as i remembered. The pasta ragu with caesar salad and cannoli was yummy. The cannoli while good wasnt very sweet and satisfying. The pasta was just ok. I enjoyed the caesar salad but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lynnc156
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Best, crispest flatbread ever! Wonderful chicken marsala. Great Happy hour. Love this restaurant! I'll keep coming back. Clare

Date of visit: July 2018
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Kenneth B
August 18, 2018|
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Response from 515dickk | Reviewed this property |
Not sure,
John R
May 20, 2018|
Response from Sergio S | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen it on the menu.
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