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Novaro's Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Novaro's Italian Restaurant is located in the heart of Launceston. The intimate 32 seat restaurant has been established for 21 years. Chef Nicholas Hooper offers local seafood, try the Flinders Island greenlip abalone in truffle oil, game and meats on his extensive menu.
PRICE RANGE
US$13 - US$34
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Italian, Australian
FEATURES
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My daughter and I had the best Oysters of our life, best scallops and best beef. Coming from a prime restaurant district in Melbourne that is saying something, but beyond the fabulous fresh food is the wonderful people who looked after us Sarah and the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Leajv
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a highlight of our trip to Launceston. We had traveled up the east coast for 10 days, eaten seafood in Hobart and other iconic fishing towns but had the best here. The scallops are to die for! No skimping here with one, two...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lonsdale22
Reviewed 5 days ago

Food, service and ambiance all come together at Novaro's. Owner and host, Sarah, is a pro in every way. Excellent customer service, and knowledge of, and guidance on, menu choices. The waitstaff is top notch and works together well as a team. Lovely menu -...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank rentoinbasalt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First class restaurant with excellent food and very friendly and efficient staff. Their use of spices is exquisite and the food quality compares to a top notch restaurant in Italy. Best meal we had in 5 weeks in Australia and NZ.More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank grj2013
novarosteam, Guest Relations Manager at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi grj2013, Thank you very much for this wonderful review. It was really lovely to meet you last night and we are all glad that you enjoyed your dining experience at Novaro's. Enjoy the rest of your travels and we would love to see you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic. From when we arrived, Navaro's lived up to its reputation. Beautiful decor, amazing staff and excellent food. Local produce served with passion. We loved every moment. Yes it is price but so well worth it. We will definitely return next time we are in...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Karen19092014
novarosteam, Guest Relations Manager at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Karen19092014, Thank you so very much for this glowing review! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us at Novaro's and you saw the passion we pour into our restaurant. We are humbled greatly by your feedback. We look...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After our overland track our first dinner was here 🙃 Of cause, it's a litte bit more expensive but all fit! Great starter, phantastic seafood and awsome dessert. THX team!More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Bo M
novarosteam, Guest Relations Manager at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Bo M, Thank you so much for this wonderful review. We are glad to know that Novaro's was your first port of call for dinner after the Overland Trek. It was so lovely to meet you and we look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked dinner for a fairly large group of women the night before we started the Bay of Fires Walk. What a find! We were seated in a beautiful room with lovely red walls adorned with beautiful artwork. Brett, the gorgeous Manager, took us through...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 235trinic
novarosteam, Guest Relations Manager at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello 235trinic, It really was our pleasure on this evening to look after your table of guests. Thank you for such warm and positive feedback for Novaro's. We love to hear when our guests have enjoyed their evening with us. We hope the Bay of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to this venue was a superb dining experience, orchestrated by the Restaurant Manager, Brett. The restaurant is not very large but gives a comfortable , relaxed and cosy ambience. The decor features a strong colour scheme of Red on the walls and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 47ront
novarosteam, Guest Relations Manager at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi 47ront, WOW! We are truly humbled by this detailed and very positive review for Novaro's. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the ambience Nick & Sarah have created within our Edwardian terrace dining room. All members of our team are working very...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner on Saturday night to celebrate a birthday. The service was fantastic and the food absolutely devine!!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Khammersley65
novarosteam, Guest Relations Manager at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Khammersley65, Thank you for this great review and for choosing Novaro's to celebrate your special occasion. We look forward to enjoying many more memories with you this year. Regards,

Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

This restaurant was full on a weekday evening, so I would suggest reserving a table. It is an upmarket establishment, so on the expensive side, but casual attire is acceptable. The menu was varied and had local produce- excellent quality food, presentation and taste. I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank heatherhR1265VD
novarosteam, Manager at Novaro's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi heatherhR1265VD, Thank you so much for this wonderful review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your recent dining experience at Novaro's. Our seafood fettuccine has been a staple fixture on our menu for many years-glad that you enjoyed it! We look forward...More

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G222GGlisah
14 February 2019|
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Response from novarosteam | Property representative |
Hi Lisa, What is your mobile contact number so I can call you to discuss some details about this reservation? I look forward to speaking with you. Regards, Brett
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Graeme M
24 February 2017|
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Response from Nicholas H | Property representative |
Dear Graeme, We open for lunch by appointment for 15 guests or more. We have a set $65.00 menu, Feel free to call me for additional information, Kind regards Sarah
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Roogirl23
10 November 2016|
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Response from Nicholas H | Property representative |
We suggest neat and casual, Kind regards Sarah
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