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Italia Nostra

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52 St. Giles Street, Norwich NR2 1LW, England
+44 1603 617199
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
52 St. Giles Street, Norwich NR2 1LW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a little gem ,rather hidden away but well with the visit .A perfect place to eat ,so close to the B&B in St Giles .Good food ,but not typically Italian .

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m not much of an Italian food lover as I always feel it’s very stodgy and over priced for the ingredients but as my partner loves it, I’m learning to love the way good Italian food is cooked. Italia Nostra is simply one of those...More

Thank ChloePike
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was expecting to love this place as I’m a big fan of Italian cuisine, with Italian friends and many holidays on Italy. Sadly the meal here was very average. I had crespelle for starter which was undercooked and little to no seasoning / parmesan...More

Thank Bonobobananas
Italia N, Manager at Italia Nostra, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Bonobobananas, Thank you kindly for taking your time to express your views about Italia Nostra. I would like to apologise on behalf of all our staff about your experience at our restaurant. I was delighted to hear that your stake was cooked to your...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We’ve been so fortunate to live now within 300m of the nicest Italian restaurant in Norwich. Mario produces delicious genuine & freshly prepared meals. The Gamberi special is a particular favourite. Fiori is a delight as front of house host. They both welcome us &...More

Thank paulYpudding
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We are over from Australia visiting family and we’re taken here last night for dinner. What an amazing experience we had. The food was spectacular, the portion sizes were on point. Most of all the service was just amazing. Having a noisy 1 year old...More

2  Thank vickinchris
Reviewed 15 December 2017

We were warmly welcomed into this charming restaurant set in a very attractive Georgian house. Indeed, the service throughout our dinner was friendly and attentive. We started with: Crespelle - Oven baked pancakes filled with spinach, mushrooms, soft cheese, butter, parmesan cheese, olive oil, garlic...More

Thank christinebeehive
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I say little because the portions were quite small for an Italian restaurant but the quality of the food was excellent and the menu choice was pleasantly varied. Service was also very good but considering the quantity I would consider it slightly overpriced. We enjoyed...More

Thank GregRashbrook
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Too often Italian restaurants rely on a few pasta dishes, a few meat and loads of pizzas. Italia Nostra was completely different, really good food, just like you get in Italy when eating in a non-tourist restaurant. My husband chose veal with mushrooms, rosemary potatoes...More

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 16 November 2017

One of the best meals I've had out for a long time. All 4 of us thoroughly enjoyed our meals. Good service too.

Thank Bridget N
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Food was OK but in no way memorable. My wife loves calamari and said they were very poor. My lasagne was tasty but pretty small. Would I return probably not.More

1  Thank fraserstewart
Italia N, Manager at Italia Nostra, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Dear valuable customer, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your recent visit with us at Italia Nostra. Please accept my sincerest apologies that we have inadvertently detracted you from what I otherwise hope would have been a most enjoyable evening....More

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11 August 2016|
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Response from Italia N | Property representative |
Hello. We no longer have plates of glass nor table cloths covering our tables. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 St. Giles Street, Norwich NR2 1LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 617199
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Italia Nostra is a delightful Italian restaurant specialising in northern Italian cuisine. We are located in central Norwich housed in a charming Georgian building and are only moments away from the theatre.
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