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C'era Una Volta

Johannesgasse 51 | 90402 Nürnberg, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 24466300
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good7%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“prix fixe” (2 reviews)
“lobster” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Johannesgasse 51 | 90402 Nürnberg, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant. Good quality, but no menu A La Carte. Not very friendly service and quite expensive. One bottle of white Ribolla wine was Euro 45. For sure there are other Italian restaurants of high quality and cheaper

1  Thank Raffaella C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I got here by chance and got extremely surprised by the food quality: as an italian, I can really say that this is 100% trustworthy italian food! Franco will prepare for you a complete menu, in this season from mushrooms to fish, which will get...More

Thank lucabenvenuti
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A superb meal. One of the best Italian dinners that I have had outside of Italy. But be warned: there is no menu and there is a fixed price. It was the most expensive meal that I had in Nürnberg. Presumably the chef prepares the...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This restaurant was absolutely wonderful! Our hotel called to get us a last minute reservation and the restaurant did everything they could to get us a table. Dinner was incredible and the service was great. If you are visiting Nuremberg, you must give this restaurant...More

Thank LivingTheQLife
Reviewed 11 July 2017

As Italians traveling through Europe, we were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and service at this little jewel of a restaurant. Our meal was authentically Italian and deliciously prepared. The ambience - with walls covered with pictures of old Italian movie stars...More

Thank Elena C
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This small place is hiding down a small street in Nuremberg. We sat outside and had the small plate meal. No menu is used and the chef simply makes a multi coarse dinner for you. Pasta, fish, meat, bread was excellent. Choose your own wine...More

Thank ars_sr
Reviewed 4 June 2017

It is always an excellent service whenever i visit this Italian restaurant, which makes it one of my Top favourite restaurant in Nurnberg City.I visited there few days ago with my lovely wife. We were welcomed and was offered a comfortable table outside the restaurant...More

Thank Fino F
Reviewed 2 May 2017

My husband (who is Italian) and I normally never eat Italian food outside Italy but we were recommended this place as one of the best restaurants in Nuremberg... C'era Una Volta exceeded our expectations... the had a fixed set menu with limited options but this...More

Thank Curvy_Traveller
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Chanced upon this back alley gem two years ago, was so impressed with the quality of the food and service we simply had to return. This is a little family run Italian restaurant deserving of a 6 Star rating. Round 2 raised the bar even...More

Thank Joon C
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, great experience! We visited this establishment on a business trip. No regrets. I will return.

Thank Heather H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Johannesgasse 51 | 90402 Nürnberg, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Nuremberg
  • Phone Number: +49 911 24466300
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