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Nonno's Ristorante Italiano

704 S Whitney Way, Madison, WI 53711-2506
+1 608-661-9254
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“cannoli” (6 reviews)
“pasta” (10 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
704 S Whitney Way, Madison, WI 53711-2506
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I asked for the chef to make me spaghetti carbonara mmmmmmm. It was so good!! It was the size of a dinner portion so I was able to take some home for later. Yum ! My friend had her favorite and was very happy. She...More

Thank MaryofMadison
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We've driven by here a million times and never thought much of trying it... but now we're hooked! Each table gets delicious warm bread and olive oil (for dipping purposes). The drinks are very good - would definitely recommend the mojitos. Our meals were all...More

Thank The_Sharks88
Reviewed July 24, 2018

First time here and found Nonno's to be a bit rough around the edges, but the food was great. The server seemed like it was his first day on the job and the runner crawled through the booth to deliver the entrees. The bar area...More

Thank Tom I
Reviewed July 1, 2018

This place is wonderful. I have eaten here twice in the past year and couldn't be more pleased. The chicken marsala is unbelievable for $15. We had a wonderful Malbec for $22. By far the best Italian restaurant in Madison. Great service. Check it out,...More

2  Thank roadtoanywhere
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Highlight of the dinner was the excellent warm bread basket. And than precipitously downhill from there. Not nearly enough oil and balsamic vinegar for the bread. Soggy salads with horrid pickled mushrooms. Fettuccine Alfredo was gluey, though fettuccine perfectly done. No offer of fresh ground...More

Thank Gregg1017
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Waitress had the worst attitude I've ever experienced in a restaurant! She messed up our pizza order, twice, then blamed us!!! When we questioned our order the first time it was wrong, she stormed away into the kitchen and came back to tell us the...More

1  Thank kbhoats11
Reviewed March 25, 2018

OK, this was previously a Mexican restaurant. I know, but a little bit of effort to hide the view of the parking lot and busy street beyond would go a looong way. That's the bad part, and really, that's it. The food is good, hearty,...More

Thank MissDiaz-7
Reviewed March 8, 2018

Nonno's is low key, informal but attentive to its customers. The food is good and, despite a small bar festooned with TVs, relatively quiet. There is ample parking. The menu includes dishes using pasta made on the premises, which we liked.

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

The food was flavorful but it was not really anything different than the quality at numerous other Italian places in Madison. Appetizer was tasty. Drinks we're also just ok. My wife's drink was super strong whereas my drink tasted like a soda. Service was decent....More

Thank 622brianj
Reviewed January 28, 2018

We've driven by a few times and wanted to check it out - my family is Italian and I'm used to authentic Italian made from scratch (in fact, I grew up calling my grandfather Nonno which is part of what caught my eye) and so...More

Thank Lisamarie1138
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 704 S Whitney Way, Madison, WI 53711-2506
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-661-9254
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