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Novaro's Restaurant

28 Brisbane St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6334 5589
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spaghettini” (15 reviews)
“abalone” (22 reviews)
“snails” (10 reviews)
Closed
17:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
28 Brisbane St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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1 - 10 of 386 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The service and food was the best in tassie ... and we did frescinet, cradle and Hobart and only did top places on trip advisor and Novaro's topped em all .... sarah was fantastic... did it all with a Movember moustache no probs ....

Thank Adrian D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Delicious food made even better by the exceptional service. Thoroughly enjoyed our dinner here, especially how accommodating they were for our family of three with a 7 year old.

Thank Chona N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Okay - every time we come to Launceston we make sure we come here. The food is amazing. The chef is so dam good. I can’t fault anything here. The wait staff are fabulous. We actually had something from every course last night and made...More

Thank Janeane1965
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

If you like Italian food, this place is a must visit if you're staying in Launceston. Excellent food and great service. 5 stars!

Thank John B
Nicholas H, Owner at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear John, Thank you for your review of Novaro's Restaurant, we look forward to your next visit, Kind regards, Sarah, Brett and the team.

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We dinned here for our anniversary. My favourite restaurant by far. All of the food including the snails I tried were amazing. The service by Sarah, Brett and Peter personal but very professional They made us feel like we were the only ones there. Very...More

1  Thank Kathryn C
Nicholas H, Owner at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Kathryn C, We are so pleased to read you had such an enjoyable anniversary. I have passed your review onto all our staff who all work hard as a team to make the restaurant all that it is. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

After a long day of driving, she took some convincing to do the 20-minute walk from Peppers to Novaro's but it was a nice night so we did it. There was a very cheery welcome from Brett and he and owner Sarah looked after us...More

1  Thank gwegwy
Nicholas H, Owner at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear gwegwy, We did enjoy your company at Novaro's! It was a pleasure to meet you both and have some fun! Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant, we appreciate your kind words, I have passed your compliments onto Nicholas and his...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

A booking is a must for this wonderful modern Italian restaurant, even on a Wednesday night. This was to be the highlight of our trip to Tasmania. Days were planned around this dinner reservation. After 4 days in touring the island, it was the highlight...More

3  Thank Pauline G
Nicholas H, Owner at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Pauline G, What a wonderful review! Thank you for taking the time during your holiday to review our restaurant. We are lucky to have such an experienced team working the restaurant, we all care about the true meaning of hospitality and strive each day...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017

We dined at Novaro's last night and we were really impressed. Tasteful and cosy restaurant, great service and truly delicious food. Great gluten free options for me :) We would highly recommend!

2  Thank Phoebe C
Nicholas H, Owner at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Dear Phoebe, It was a pleasure to meet you both, thank you for such a glowing review. We look forward to seeing you next visit! Kind regards Sarah

Reviewed 24 September 2017

From the meet and greet to the meal been delivered to the warm thanks for the patronage this was truely a great night dining with a friend who highly recommended this place. Will return next visit.

1  Thank Retura
Nicholas H, Owner at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Dear Retura, Thank you so much for reviewing Novaro's Restaurant. We look forward to seeing you again soon, Kind regards Sarah

Reviewed 9 September 2017

Delicious food, delightful staff and superb decor, Stunning part on the walls was an added bonus. The staff were very passionate about their food and their wine list. Great focus on Tasmanian produce. Thank you very much.

1  Thank tanyaanne2015
Nicholas H, Owner at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Thank you so much Tanya. I hope, after your week of work, you had a great run through the Cateract Gorge. We look forward a visit on your next lecture visit, Kind regards Sarah and Brett

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Questions & Answers
Graeme M
24 February 2017|
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Response from Nicholas H | Property representative |
Dear Graeme, We open for lunch by appointment for 15 guests or more. We have a set $65.00 menu, Feel free to call me for additional information, Kind regards Sarah
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Roogirl23
10 November 2016|
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Response from Nicholas H | Property representative |
We suggest neat and casual, Kind regards Sarah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$32
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Wednesday
17:30 - 20:30
Thursday
17:30 - 20:30
Friday
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Brisbane St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6334 5589
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Description
Novaro's Italian Restaurant is located in the heart of Launceston. The intimate 32 seat restaurant has been established for 21 years. Chef Nicholas Hooper offers local seafood, try the Flinders Island greenlip abalone in truffle oil, game and meats on his extensive menu.
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