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AU$26 - AU$64
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful setting with art Deco chandeliers primed our excitement. Friendly, knowledgeable staff introduced fresh smoked salmon pate along with truffle ricotta tortellini on cauliflower mousse set the scene. Fish not wallowing in batter (apart from salmon & trout) is such a rare dish in Tasmania...but tonight Kingfish fillets with curry leaves & eggplant changed our opinion- delightful!More

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 7 July 2023

Really nice classy restaurant. Attentive staff and innovative food. Definitely would recommend. Top notch!

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 24 June 2023 via mobile

The food was definitely five star. From the complimentary starter to the the delicious dessert. The service was impeccable. The maître’d directed her staff with precision even preempting the patrons next choice. Amazing!!

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 3 June 2023 via mobile

I can’t believe this was our first visit to Novaros after living in launceston for a few years! It was absolutely delicious and will definitely be on the regular rotation from now on! The flat iron steak was perfectly cooked and the tiramisu was so...good! Great wine list too. Lovely staff and atmosphere.More

Date of visit: May 2023
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Reviewed 9 February 2023 via mobile

We were visiting Launceston and booked Novaro where we had a delightful meal. The hostess was charming with a most welcoming smile. Wonderful ambience Would highly recommend if in Launceston.

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 19 January 2023 via mobile

Best food, very tasty. Portions are the perfect size. Food is not too complicated whilst still being very sophisticated. Delightful hosts. Wonderful atmosphere. Cannot recommend any more!

Date of visit: January 2023
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Reviewed 2 December 2022

A small, lovely restaurant where all the staff helps out to provide excellent service. Food was super. Wish it was open on a Sunday night so that we could come back.

Date of visit: November 2022
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Reviewed 22 November 2022

Nice wine list, pasta was overcooked. This restaurant is overrated for the quality. The menu is ok nothing is wow.

Date of visit: November 2022
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Reviewed 21 November 2022

We love Italian food but we found this Italian restaurant food wasnt that great and quality was a shocked for all of us.

Date of visit: November 2022
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Reviewed 13 October 2022 via mobile

Incredible food, Prefect feast sizing, Staff nothing short of informative and passionate. Literally the best Italian I have ever eaten!

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed 13 October 2022 via mobile

Absolutely delightful food. Reasonably pricing and sizes. Best Italian I have ever eaten! Sensational service - waiter/waitress incredibly polite and created such a warming, lovely experience.

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed 17 September 2022

Outstanding service; our waiter was very well spoken and experienced in her position, The food was amazing and of very high standard, couldn't be happier, well worth the money. Our group had travelled down from New South Wales or a holiday and stayed the night...in Launceston at the Grand Chancellor, this restaurant was in close proximity located only a very short walk, literally behind the hotel. I myself come from a fine dining background and found this place to be faultless, defiantly worth the experience. Thanks again guys.More

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed 11 August 2022 via mobile

Fine dining at its best. Food was superb. Flavours just worked. I had the beetroot risotto and was just magnificent. The service was 10/10 and also a beautiful ambiance.

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed 1 July 2022 via mobile

Modern Italian that missed the mark. Smallish portions for big money. Bread, wine (4 glasses of Tassie wine) & 2 mains $150! The food was ok but not worthy of number 1 status on TripAdvisor not worth the money. We had the tortellini and marinara....Marinara was good seafood selection but smaller portion and really needs a fettuccine or linguine instead of fregola. Tortellini was underwhelming. Nice waitstaff who were attentive.More

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed 28 May 2022

The decor and service are charming. The food is delicious. The wine selection is a little limited and quite pricey. We enjoyed the limoncello cured salmon and carpaccio for entrees, followed by beef ragu and slow cooked pork fettucine for mains. We had just enough...room to share a tiramasu which was sensational. It is on the pricier side and well worth it if it's in your budget. A great night out.More

Date of visit: May 2022
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G222GGlisah
14 February 2019|
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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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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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We suggest neat and casual, Kind regards Sarah
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NOVARO'S RESTAURANT, Launceston - Updated 2024 Restaurant Reviews, Menu & Prices - Tripadvisor

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Novaro's Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5