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Nicola's Restaurant

1602 Lavista Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329-3415
+1 404-325-2524
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“belly dancer” (15 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
1602 Lavista Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329-3415
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

Super nice staff, very affordable, and really good, tasty food! Also great entertainment on weekends with music and dancers.

Thank Traveler223220
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Hint: Parking could be a challenge, but there is a business next door and a church across the street that are closed in the evening. Open just for dinner. Great place for parties!!! Owner goes beyond with making his guests feel welcome. Food: I liked...More

Thank katork
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Not only is the Lebanese/Meditaranian food truly home cooked and prepared with love, but this place is an absolute gem for a great culinary experience and once the belly dancer starts and the owner, Nicola himself, comes out and entertains with honoring special guests with...More

Thank Mobile710025
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Came here on a field trip and had a wonderful time! We ate family style and tried a little bit of everything. We danced with Nicola and really enjoyed our time!

Thank Shaggyismyman
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Truly a gem. Authentic | delicious | friendly You enter as a guest, but leave with a restaurant full of friends. "Uncle Nick" engages young and old into the evening with music, dancing (yes, he CAN balance a wine bottle on his head!) and acknowledges...More

Thank Margie A
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We went there for Father's Day, first of all we were the only family there which is totally fine but it was weird so we ordered the 20 per person for 7 people deal so we could try everything. I was totally disappointed 😔 with...More

Thank veronicaa124
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere was great. Service was super. Food was delicious. HOWEVER...they charged us 11.95 for my 3 y/o to have 5 chicken nuggets and fries! My full meal was the same price, and hubby's big combination plate was only $1 more. There was not a printed...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 21 April 2017

My fiancee and I went here for her birthday, but we were mainly there for the entertainment. Great energy and it was an awesome place altogether. My fiancee had the time off her life because she enjoys to dance a similar style. She can't wait...More

Thank lawrencepenningtonjr
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Went to Nicolas with a large group. We had a blast. Family style meal for $20 was a deal. The appetizers are better than the main dishes. Wine is only $4 per glass. The white wine was sweet. The best part of the evening is...More

Thank janice h
Reviewed 5 March 2017

So, I don't want to slam this place as the owner seems to be quite the legendary figure in the area and everyone had a blast so instead I would offer some advice to improve the restaurant/experience. Focus on service, hardly anyone came by to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1602 Lavista Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329-3415
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-325-2524
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