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Nazzaro's Italian Cuisine

196 Retreat Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2421
+1 912-634-6161
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (31 reviews)
“la vodka” (5 reviews)
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
196 Retreat Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2421
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty good pie, only thing I would like different is if they had sweet or mild sausage, the hot sausage was a little too spicy for me. I will definitely be back . The staff was great very attentive.

Thank Chief B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for a nice pasta dinner. Had pasta, was not nice. First a rant. So when you order a salad (comes with a house) and you want a caesar (no anchovies) why do they want to charge an additional $4? That is a rip...More

Thank 16weekayeartraveler
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We love Nazzaros and go there every time we visit the island. The mozzarella carozza is really delicious and the Chicken Marsala is the best. Comes with a side of Spaghetti that is really good as well. And to fnish up, the Chocolate lava cake....More

Thank Cristina L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Nazzaro's is a great place for fun, food, and friends. An easy relaxed atmosphere with a terrific bar and fabulous food. Enjoy a veritable variety of Italian specialities along with surf and turf selections. The Sole Florentine is my absolute favorite.

Thank searcy2015
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Not only is the food and selection always good the service and friendliness of the staff is great. Robin, our server was very attentive and even suggested her favorites on the menu. My wife had eggplant parmesan and I had the chicken piccata. Both were...More

Thank CBlanchard
Reviewed 2 September 2017

My husband and I dine at Nazzaro's pretty much weekly and always request Gloria as our server. I have strict dietary restrictions (celiac disease), and Gloria as well as Chef John ALWAYS accommodate my needs and never make me feel like a burden or nuisance....More

Thank Germaine P
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Discovered Nazzaro's quite by accident 2 years ago when looking for a good Italian place where my wife and I could get away for a few hours to ourselves. I was surprised and delighted to discover a menu item called Veal Flores. But, there's a...More

Thank jnoglesby
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We had dinner here in June and experienced yet another wonderful meal. We have eaten here 2-3 times in the past and we were glad we came again at the beginning of the summer. The service was top notch, the food was delicious and the...More

Thank J G
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We were a party of six last night for dinner. We were seated promptly and our waiter (Stephen) I believe, was very professional. We were served very, very slowly, thus my four star rating. It should not take 2 1/2 hours from start to finish....More

Thank TheCarribeanQueen
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Our waiter was from Jamaica (sorry can't remember his name) he was awesome. Food was excellent. Will return

1  Thank tinalford
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 13 - USD 30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
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Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 196 Retreat Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2421
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Saint Simons Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-634-6161
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Since 2000, we've been serving traditional and innovative Italian-American cuisine with the integrity and warm hospitality only a neighborhood restaurant can offer. We have since become an Island institution and we are proud of the fantastic following we've had all of these years. If you are new to Nazzaro’s Italian, welcome! We look forward to having you at our restaurant.Want to escape to Tuscany but can’t? Then run over and enjoy our sights, smells, and tastes for a mini escape.When does a restaurant become more than just a great meal? When does eating out become a great experience? From the beginning, our passion for food and wine has guided our mission - conserving traditions and modernizing concepts with quality being our top priority. The waiters and bartenders, whom you will know by name, are always affable and ready to please. The ambiance in our Bar is lively and trendy, as we have always considered social interaction and fun to be an integral part of the dining experience. Come enjoy the warm, comfortable environment that our Main Dining Room provides which invites friends and family to relax and enjoy each other over a great meal, it's a little celebration of the good things in life, every day. Taste the excitement of St. Simons' authentic Italian restaurant. We'll pleasure your palate with a dozen types of pasta dishes as well as sumptuous chicken, veal, steak and seafood. Our tantalizing desserts complete a meal made notable by superb service. Enjoy nightly fresh seafood specials such as Hazelnut Encrusted Snapper, Blackened Mahi Mahi and local Georgia sweet Shrimp.Enjoy our new full service bar with an extensive wine list. Bar Hours have been extended....we will stay open as long as we have bar mates!!!! In addition to a new bar, we now offer an outside seating area. Take out, and children's menus also available. Reservations suggested. We offer a private dining room that provides the perfect setting for your wedding rehearsal dinner, group meeting, family reunion, or other event. Your group of up to 30 can have privacy, and comfort while dining at Nazzaro's.Join us for an unforgettable evening and let your taste buds dance! We welcome you to come and enjoy your next meal with us. We love what we do and so will you!Rich Nazzaro, Co-Owner & SommelierJohn Wirtz, Co-Owner & Chef
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