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San Nicola Restaurant

) #1 of 24 Restaurants in Paoli ££ - £££ Italian
4 Manor Rd, Paoli, PA 19301-1708
+1 610-695-8990
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
16 Feb 2017
“Excellent food but be sure to make a reservation”
13 Feb 2017
“Nice atmosphere, good food and service”
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££ - £££
4 Manor Rd, Paoli, PA 19301-1708
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Reviewed 24 November 2015

Love this place. I had the broccoli rabe as a side. Its packed with garlic and cooked to perfection. I usually eat it cold but this was warm. Very good. I had the fruita de marre. pasta with seafood. Delicious. The bread is always warm...More

Thank princabessa
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

A local Trattoria with a nice selection of salads and fish and meat entrées. We came for takeout and picked up at the bar. In spite of it being a busy night we were taken care of quickly. The food was packed up great and...More

Thank Laurence K
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Very good food at reasonable prices in a cozy atmosphere with great service. That says it all. The restaurant has a bar but they allow you to "bring your own" on Sundays. The decor is like an Italian village with seating in different nooks &...More

Thank Malvernation
Reviewed 9 October 2015

I've had client lunches here on several occasions - service is great and food is awesome.... we've also had a corporate function here in the evening and it was outstanding

Thank johns1012
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Enjoyed a delicious lunch at San Nicola. There are several different seating areas and we were shown a table in a quiet area. Started with salads, one mixed, one mozzarella with roasted peppers and sun dried tomatoes. Both were crunchy fresh. Moved on to grilled...More

Thank SanNic44
Reviewed 1 October 2015

The meal was delicious. Our dishes ranged from Chicken Parmigiana, rack of lamb, and a veal special. All were very tasty. The atmosphere is pleasant and the service was good. Our server could have been a little friendlier, but additional wait staff were very attentive....More

Thank BlackCatNyx
Reviewed 27 September 2015

I'm picky about Italian food and would typically prefer to cook my own but San Nicola is as authentic as you'll get in Paoli, PA. Good food, good service, cool atmosphere and great artwork.

1  Thank RamblinRoads
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

This is the place where locals on the Mainline go to meet, have an excellent casual dinner, with a great wine or Manhattan

Thank Ronsin
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We have eaten at San Nicola dozens of times over the past 10 years and have always enjoyed both the meal and the overall experience. The staff are well trained, efficient, pleasant and knowledgeable. The food is a big step above the typical Italian fare....More

1  Thank K S
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Excellent! I had a veal dish, with the veal rolled up and stuffed along with penne pasta. My friends had one with musseld, shrimp, calimari & linguine. They were superb! Portions are not oversized, and prices are reasonable. The sauce (a red "gravy"), had a...More

Thank Barbara N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Manor Rd, Paoli, PA 19301-1708
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Paoli
  • Phone Number: +1 610-695-8990
  • E-mail