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Il Rifugio

Via Antonio Mereu 28, 36, 08100 Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy
+39 0784 232355
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (10 reviews)
“semifreddo” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Antonio Mereu 28, 36, 08100 Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came for dinner twice, tried all the local and recommended dishes. No comments really neccessary, it really measures up to all the positive reviews on trip advisor. Atmosphere was really excellent. The owners are present the whole evening(helping out/overseeing) and the waiters are really at...More

1  Thank Davor007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed an absolutely fabulous meal and an extremely friendly atmosphere. Kids are really welcome and the price was more than fair.

Thank Karin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nuoro is a quit village so we expected not much about the entertainment on a Sunday Sumer evening. After asking this restaurant was recommended by our b&b owner. She made a reservation. I estimated this was not necessary. At 21.00 de restaurant was 100% full...More

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We drove an hour and a half to eat here and it was well worth the effort. Well prepared food & reasonably priced. They serve a pasta, su filindeu that has been only made in the village for 300 years and by just one family....More

1  Thank Bill R
Reviewed 7 May 2017

My Dad and I have been to this restaurant twice for lunch. Very friendly and attentive staff. Great selection of meats, fish and some vegetarian options. The Sardinian Culurgiones, which are large, potato stuffed pasta were amazing, the best I have had on the island....More

Thank Ripley84
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Guided by a charming waitress I opted for several very local dishes. Nothing disappointed. The bread alone was unbelievable, the usual basket, but with a local wafer bread & baby rolls, then a second plate arrived with another local wafer type bread & a hot...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

An incredibly delicious lunch. We ordered off the menu of the day. Chose lamb with artichokes and goat with potatoes and green beans to offset our week of seafood dining. Both were melt in your mouth wonderful, moist, succulent and tasty. Everything looked great here...More

1  Thank James H
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing food. It's the kind of place that you could order anything of the menu and it would be fantastic. Staff were friendly and they even had an English menu.

Thank Stephen T
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Really highly recommendable. Local dishes, we really had a great meal. Service was wonderful and super friendly.

Thank christophe z
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We came here to eat the famed Filindeu pasta. We were welcomed by the waitress who was happy to arrange 2 half portions of the soup. Then we had the Pecora sarda casserole, then managed to also fit in the De Busa pasta with agnello...More

1  Thank Moschi1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:45 - 15:00
19:45 - 23:00
12:45 - 15:00
19:45 - 23:00
12:45 - 15:00
19:45 - 23:00
12:45 - 15:00
19:45 - 23:00
12:45 - 15:00
19:45 - 23:00
12:45 - 15:00
19:45 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Antonio Mereu 28, 36, 08100 Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Nuoro  >  Nuoro
  • Phone Number: +39 0784 232355
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