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  • Italian
  • 146 E 84th St, New York NY10028 40.77818 -73.956523
  • (Btwn Lexington & 3rd Ave)
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  • (212) 249-9850
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User Ratings (Based on 7 reviews)

3.885
Food 4.0 Value 3.5
Service 4.2 Atmosphere 3.8

Other Restaurant Info

Phone:
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(212) 249-9850
Notes:
Major Credit Cards
Hours:
Daily: 5pm-12am
Serves:
Dinner
Features:
Accepts Credit Cards

User Reviews

  • Nicola's

    Posted by Brenda on 12/08/2013

    Poor

    Scallops were dry and sandy, wouldn't recommend. Friends shrimp marinara, which is usually great, was more tomato paste flavored. Veal parmigiana good but got home only to find pasta bolognese , which was really good, was not included in our take-out. Caesar salad was great as was the special osso bucco. Not going back for a while.

  • Nicola's

    Posted by daisy on 11/25/2012

    disagree with previous reviewers

    They have two choices of whites by the glass and they were both undrinkable, as is the red. Which is probably why most diners were drinking cocktails with their meals. Caesar salad was ok. Cannaloni was mush. Veal special was just ok. But the place was jammed in spite of a less than stellar performance including the service. Last time for us.

  • Nicola's

    Posted by wake me for meals on 07/23/2011

    Favorite restaurant

    I have been coming here for 40 years and it has been consistently delicious. Special occasions, first dates, every day casual, business- it fits all.

  • Nicola's

    Posted by Anonymous on 04/22/2011

    best chicken parm in the city

    I have been a regular at Nicolas for years and I have never had a bad experience. Amazing food and great service. Unbelievable chicken parm. Their specials are always great too. It gets busy though so best to make a reservation after 7pm.

  • Nicola's

    Posted by Pbilsky on 03/12/2011

    Best old school

    The best veal in town. Parmigiana, Milanese, w eggplant any way. Freshest fish, great clam sauce or shrimp marinara. Terrific pastas. Great service (especially if they know you). Occasional stars and great big drinks.

  • Nicola's

    Posted by neighborhood fan on 12/28/2010

    i'm a fan

    The Veal Emiliana is out of this world- thinly sliced scallops cooked to perfection. No one serves green beans like Nicola's which also give you a decent sized glass of wine. Yes, it can be a bit noisy, but the tables are placed so you can still have a private conversation and the staff is quite attentive, many have been there a long time. I have been going there for years and have never been disappointed with the quality of the food or service.

  • Nicola's

    Posted by FoodLover on 04/15/2010

    Great neighborhood spot!

    Nicolas has been around forever, but its obvious why they are still open. Their food is always made with great quality food and the service if great. Best dish- Veal Parm- Its incredible and totally worth everybite, clams are always fresh and so is the fish. I wouldn't travel far to get here but if you're in the neighborhood nothing seems easier if you want more than a joint! Great Sunday night spot for wine and yummy food!! Atmosphere was given a 3 not because its ugly or dirty its just veryyy old school!! You should definitely check it out!

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