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Restaurante Nova

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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Contemporary
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Valle Inclan n0 5, 32004 Ourense, Spain
+34 988 21 79 33
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Today
13:15 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 13:15 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 21:00 - 23:00
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Santiago de Compostela
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

We had dinner here and the experience was great. Looking at the chefs preparing the dishes was awesome. I highly recommend it.

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Thank Lengoreta
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Called them on a Thursday afternoon, and they offered me a table for 2 at 9:30 same night. That isn't normal for a Michelin starred restaurant, and despite the overwhelmingly +ve reviews on TA, I had a gnawing sense of doubt that the ease of booking signified something amiss. The location is inauspicious, on a side street, opposite a kebab... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Visited here with a group for lunch. Outstanding food and service. We had something like 8 courses - though each was relatively small.

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Thank SWestland
Katowice, Poland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

The best ever spent 26EUR for a 6 meals set. Delicious and perfect combination of how it looks and how it tastes. Going there is a must!

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Thank adam12131
Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

Great dining experience. Each dish beautifully presented and very interesting tastes. Couldn't believe we could get a reservation on a Friday night so easily. Staff really helpful and nice. Would go back to Ourense just to go here again. Most amazing value

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Miami, Florida
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Amazing use of really fresh ingredients. Casual yet chic. The chef really knows what he's doing. Fine dining at its best. Our only complaint is they really rushed each dish. They need to slow it down quite a bit in order to really enjoy the experience. A must goto in Ourense! The chef brought out the desert and it made... More 

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Thank Susan L
Paris, France
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

The food was great, they know how to use the local fresh products (they change very often, depending on what they find at the market). The place is really comfy, everyone was very nice, you can see thay love what they do.

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Thank ALo75011
bilbao
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

This restaurant is new ground in Ourense in terms of innovation. It's fine dining has been rewarded with a Michelin star very quickly. Prices are very reasonable for this level of dining, and they have a fine selcetion of Galician wines and the mark-up is most reasonable. Some dishes need a bit of ironing out in terms of flavour or... More 

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Madrid
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2014

Nova offers 3 different menus and changes them weekly, so the menus always include seasonal products from the region (wild mushrooms now for instance). We choose the first menu (28€/pers without drinks), and were utterly impressed and pleased with the quality offered. Service is very professional. Choice between 3 types of artisanal breads. All extra´s (water, wine, coffee) are very... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2014

I've been to Nova twice now. Once with a small group and once with a large group of about 30. In both cases, the service was excellent and the atmosphere was very comfortable. I was pleased that the quality of the meal stayed the same despite the larger group of people. The food is high quality and beautifully presented. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
13:15 - 16:00
Tuesday
13:15 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:15 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:15 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:15 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:15 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Valle Inclan n0 5, 32004 Ourense, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Galicia  >  Province of Ourense  >  Ourense
  • Phone Number: +34 988 21 79 33

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?