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Nicolini's

26 Courtenay | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-802 4442
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (19 reviews)
“garlic bread” (16 reviews)
“profiteroles” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
26 Courtenay | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 313 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent ambience with friendly staff. I ordered a vegetarian cannaloni and my son ordered a chicken penne pasta. My cannaloni was mouth watering and my sons pasta was awesome. We will order it again and again. It was a mind blowing experience, Thank you very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Leon1506
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting the city for the weekend and wanted some good Italian food. Our first experience here was great, second was pretty good also. However, we resisted trying one of the fancier Italians in favour of something homely and hopefully tasty. Unfortunately we got...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jess S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely cute wee place, sat at the front but out back is also very cute and nice ambiance. Had antipasto to start, was perfection. Then I had the prawn spaghetti dish (can’t remember the Italian names sorry) and my partner had the ravioli. Some of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank hilary w
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We tried Ravioli and linguine and it was delicious, home made. The wine was good and the service excellent.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank fsauter2003
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Good, old fashioned Italian restaurant. Portions large but good value for money. Dessert was very disappointing.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EileenStewart
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Great service. Nice and fast with food. Attentive waiting staff. Asked them to add capers to the veal masala dish and they were happy to oblige. Good atmosphere. Can just come in for dessert. Good portion sizes. The best Italian restaurant we had been to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Debbie Y
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here a few times and it just constantly delivers with a nice, cosy and reliable dining experience. It is great to be able to go to a restaurant the consistently executes very good quality pasta dishes. The atmosphere is very warm and cosy....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jamuele
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Calling on to grab a quick meal. Seated quickly, very attentive staff. Ordered the squid entree, which appeared quickly and not too bad (but have had better), followed by the rib eye which was fantastic!! Ended with panacotta, which is never bad! Overall, walked out...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Zacsone
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Entree and main meals were great. Service was great. Unfortunately dessert was discusting and we felt sick after our yummy mains. We ordered 2 desserts. 1st Tiramisu was basically all the cheap type cream like out of those spray cans and not much else. 🤮...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jvtec
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Delicious food! Ordered something that wasn’t on the menu which was no problem and they catered for our food allergies without complaint. Would definitely visit again

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CarlyW563
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Bushymartin
25 December 2017|
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Response from merl8 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the family is still there. Same great good. Same great family.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$23
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Courtenay | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-802 4442
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