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Nico's Trattoria

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) #9 of 18 Restaurants in Strathaven ££ - £££ Italian
1 Wellbrae, Strathaven ML10 6AL, Scotland
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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1 Wellbrae, Strathaven ML10 6AL, Scotland
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Lovely little restaurant this is the second visit and it did not disappoint. Friendly staff and lovely meals. What more could you want

2  Thank marieknox1
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We returned to Nicos after being away for a time and we were not disappointed. The restaurant has a lovely calm embience. The menu and wine list have a number good choices to suit most tastes and both are very reasonably priced. We found the...More

2  Thank HoodAR
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Really disappointing visit. Couldn't accommodate for a huge group all at the same time. Couldn't give a slight variation on the menu for a few different things. Charged an extra £3 for a frozen soggy bottomed cheesecake and three tiny frozen profiteroles. Service was slow...More

2  Thank Hazeallingham
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We hadn't dined out here for a number of years, purely through circumstance.....but I'm going to try and make it a more regular occurrence.....we had a fantastic evening. The food was excellent, the wine superb and the service as good as it has always been....More

2  Thank landylesmahagow
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Small Italian restaurant, owned and run by Nico and wife Linda. Always warm and welcoming and with a consistently high standard of cuisine by Nico, this is a local gem and highly recommended. An extensive and varied menu, great service ( Linda even provided a...More

2  Thank Tino60
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Booked for 7pm. Restaurant wasn't overly busy, three other tables seated. Ordered bottle of red wine, it arrived cold. Waitress offered to 'warm' the wine. We waited over 15 minutes for this and were not offered another drink in the meantime or any menus. Once...More

2  Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

This is a little Gem, family run and Nico is a fantastic Chef. You know quality when you get it and you certainly get it here. I have Been going to this Restaurant for years and I recommend it to anyone. Linda, Nico and their...More

2  Thank jasloudalmag
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely well cooked food, good service and reasonable price, seafood risotto was excellent and good reviews from the gnocchi as well.

1  Thank cjs9272
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is certainly my favourite restaurant in Strathaven and I always try to pop in for a meal when I am in the area. I have eaten here for years and never had a bad experience. Great menu, comfortable atmosphere and a large selection of...More

1  Thank Chloe P
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant a few times and it is lovely. The food is excellent and is good Italian cooking with a light Scottish touch in some dishes. A wide selection of meat fish and vegetarian options, so should have something for everyone. Staff...More

1  Thank Neil M
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John M
27 April 2016|
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usually open only for private functions .
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Wellbrae, Strathaven ML10 6AL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  South Lanarkshire  >  Strathaven
  • Phone Number: 01357-52-26-04
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