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Onesta Cucina

Shop 1 5 Boolwey St, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
+61 2 4861 6620
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef cheeks” (36 reviews)
“tortino” (7 reviews)
“banoffee pie” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Shop 1 5 Boolwey St, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had the ale brined lamb shoulder and it was absolute perfection. Melt in your mouth, flavoursome lamb accompanied by buttery pumpkin and delicate mint sauce. A real treat! The service and ambience was great

1  Thank JG2519
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came for dinner and I had a great meal starting with the salt cod balls followed by the lasagne. Delicious! My husband however kept changing his mind on what to have and ended up having the brains then the duck cassoulet. While he enjoyed his...More

1  Thank SuzeeQ60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there recently for a romantic dinner....the first in a while I might add! We wanted the right ambience and amazing food, Onesta came through with the goods on both accounts and we left feeling very content indeed. The welcome when we arrived was...More

1  Thank Shevaun W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here on a busy Saturday night in the hamlet of Bowral We were welcomed and although very early for our reservation it didn’t matter and we were seated quickly. Service was professional and prompt without being overdone Shared a mixed Italian meat plate...More

Thank Bali1961
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

True authentic Italian dishes - and a wonderful selection. Great service and friendly staff. Highly recommend if you want first class Italian food.

1  Thank JacquiTomlins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is as authentic as it gets fantastic food & drinks. A really great menu to chose from really friendly staff. Not sure of the name of the street it is in but about mid way down the Main Street heading east on your left....More

2  Thank Geoff S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a rare dinner out whilst visiting the ‘highlands’. Our friends who live locally recommended Onesta Cucina, it hit the mark. Sharing the beef cheeks, cassoulet and nice bottle of red, all delicious along with great, efficient and friendly service. We will return when...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We enjoyed a night out at Onesta Cucina when we recently visited Bowral. This place must be the best restaurant in Bowral with a great menu plus great service. The staff were extremely helpful in assisting us with food choices as well as what wine...More

1  Thank Richo12
Reviewed 7 July 2018

It was only our second visit to Bowral and we were recommended to dine at this Italian food restaurant. At short notice we were efficiently booked in at a convenient time and greeted in a friendly uncluttered manner despite a nearly full house. The menu...More

1  Thank Outbacktrave
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Black Angus Steak with Mittagong Tunnel Mushrooms & greens was just beautiful! Seeing this steak on the menu started me salivating even though there were many genuine Italian offerings! Cooked medium rare, just as ordered with awesome sauce - Devine! It was so enjoyable! It...More

1  Thank Eaglerider53
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21 July 2017|
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Response from angelomourikis | Reviewed this property |
Depends on their ages and behaviour. I would say young children 3-6 who will not run around should be okay. Maybe check with restaurant if they will accommodate you. But evening patrons may not appreciate children. Lunch... More
charles s s
30 April 2017|
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Response from Beverley D | Reviewed this property |
Charles - you can look at the menu by going to the onesta cucina website. The prices are there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 5 Boolwey St, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Southern Highlands  >  Bowral
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4861 6620
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Local Italian Restaurant, family owned and operated, serving delicious, hearty and honest food & wine.
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