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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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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
££ - £££
1602 Lavista Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329-3415
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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 Shaggsmyman
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 Veronica A
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

Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is very good awesome service and reasonably priced. The Saturday night music and belly dancers are funny! Great authentic Mediterranean food. The owner is very nice and passionate about his food and restaurant!

Thank number1dog
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We went there for my friends birthday dinner. I thought it is going to be just dinner but I was surprised when beautiful belly dancer show up and started dancing. After we danced and almost everybody in the restaurant were involved. The staff is very...More

Thank Aidos T
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Nilcola's has been around for over 30 years and is still as great, after all this time. The menu has not changed much in those years, but why change what works. Also, if you come on the weekend, you will see some great dancers, including...More

Thank MazelTov_Travel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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