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Novo Dolce

651 US 31 W ByPass, Suite 101 Old Town Square, Bowling Green, KY 42101
+1 270-904-3300
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“gelato” (11 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
651 US 31 W ByPass, Suite 101 Old Town Square, Bowling Green, KY 42101
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere, service and food. The triple crown. I adore the pimento cheese dip and their lemon drop cocktail is excellent!

Thank Melinda T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We shared the tender fried calamari followed by us both having the parmesan encrusted salmon which was nested on top of the seasonal vegetables which was a delicious Brussels sprouts, kale, cranberry collection. Incredible. Garlic was also involved. Maybe a tad too much salt. I'd...More

Thank AllstaedtX2
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Eating alone is NEVER a problem at Novo Dolce. Tonight my shout out goes to Mark for his great service and friendly demeanor. But all of the staff make me feel welcome. But that's not the only reason I keep going back - naturally, it's...More

Thank Madlake
Reviewed 14 March 2017

On my first trip, I ordered "Poutine," which is evidently just a fancy name for "gravy fries with bacon and cheese." (They should just call them "delicious.") Second trip, I got the Caesar Salad topped with salmon. Oh. My. Gosh. The only drawback on the...More

Thank willied2
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I would rate the food as very good. The service I would rate as average. I was very pleased with our meal. Fresh, original and tasty.

Thank menbx5
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

This was our first trip to this restaurant, since at this location. The facility is possibly the most modern, newest, in town. In a very nice, convenient, & easy parking location, surrounded by the newest strip center. The inside is beautiful, with class furniture &...More

Thank JpDrumr
Reviewed 19 December 2016

What a fresh new taste for Bowling Green! I have been there several times and enjoyed every item I've tried. They always have tasty specials of the day. I love the sliders, the pastas, and the braised Short Ribs are awesome.

Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 17 December 2016

My husband and I were traveling to Bowling Green and wanted lunch. We looked a few places up online and chose Novo Dolce. Well, the reviews online were right. This was really good. The food was delicious! I ordered the Sicilian pizza and my husband...More

Thank d2jump
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We had been wanting to visit as we had heard that the food was well prepared and above average. Well the restaurant is really dark, far to much black for my taste, the music overly loud which causes people to talk really loud so the...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This place is fantastic! Nice atmosphere, delicious food and fabulous service. The food was a bit pricey but after you taste the food you'll think you died and went to heaven!

Thank RainbowLou
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Steaks? Do they serve steaks??
25 January 2017|
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Response from Ruth W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do.
Is brunch served on Sunday
5 December 2016|
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Response from Whitney L | Reviewed this property |
They're closed on Sunday's-
What gluten/wheat free options are there?
6 February 2016|
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Response from davenjoyce2 | Reviewed this property |
Annabelle, I'm afraid the gf menu will be very limited. This restaurant has two strikes against it: they cater to carnivores and they refuse to make ANY substitutions. Much of their food is pre-prepped so it's not possible... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 651 US 31 W ByPass, Suite 101 Old Town Square, Bowling Green, KY 42101
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bowling Green
  • Phone Number: +1 270-904-3300
  • E-mail
Novo Dolce is located in a beautiful part of Bowling Green that has won an award for the Bowling Green Operation Pride. This growing area is close to WKU's Campus, therefore convenient for students and teachers to grab a quick, affordable, and delicious lunch and dinner.