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303 W Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3132
970-565-7366
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Littleton
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were tired and needed to find a place to eat later at night. Our hostess had recommended Nero's and we had 45 minutes to unpack the car and get to town before the restaurant closed. We made it before closure. The staff were very helpful and we were seated right away. The food was wonderful to look at and... More 

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Thank Mary R
Lubbock, Texas
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm no food critic so I don't have the best words for describing how delicious the food was. The balsamic dressing was different from any I've had. I could have eaten a soup bowl full! The pasta primavera was delicious - filled with sweet peppers, artichoke hearts, etc - a real treat!!

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Thank Arla G
Georgia, USA
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

A small place with limited seating, but we were able to get a table for 3 right away on a Saturday evening. Our food was good, though the pasta didn't seem like much more than ordinary spaghetti. Better Italian-style food than we expected to find in Cortez.

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Thank WeatherWizard
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Very nice, small restaurant. The waitress was attentive and the food was good. Would recommend stopping in if you are in the area.

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Thank jenifer k
Fleming Island, Florida
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We wanted Italian food but our first choice was closed. We just happened upon Nero's driving back through town and boy I'm glad we did. This is the real deal. The food was authentic and the service was nice. For a quiet getaway, this is the place.

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Thank Mike E
Gulfport
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

The food was superb. The service was impeccable. Our group of twelve found everything to be mouth-watering. Not coming to Nero's would have been a major mistake.

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Thank Tapiaman
Glendale, Arizona
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

The food here was very good. They asked if we had a reservation when we came in (Friday evening) and we did not. There were not many people there and they seated us without a problem. The portions were good but a tad bit higher than I thought they should be. You got a basket of small garlic rolls (homemade,... More 

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Thank Merle Z
Baytown, Texas
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

This is a very small restaurant with a friendly server. My husband had the Pasta with Sausage and Peppers and really liked it. I had Chicken Alfredo and I felt it was only average. The only bread was two knot rolls that were hard as rocks. I was really hoping for some good Italian bread. We both felt the servings... More 

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Thank Charlotte R
Fort Collins, Colorado
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116 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Great place with top notch Italian food. I would definitely recommend reservations, we were lucky to get a table in the bar on a Saturday early evening. Service was good even though they were busy. Would definitely eat here again I'm ever in the area.

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Ashland, MO
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55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

We visited on a Saturday night before Christmas. We all enjoyed the food and the service was good. The atmosphere was pretty dull though... pretty quiet.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$9 - $26
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 W Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3132
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Cortez
  • Phone Number: 970-565-7366

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