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bthomp1
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Nino's Italian on Bluebonnet- Thoughts??


Considering taking the lady here. Thoughts






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Gris Gris
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Small, intimate and good. I enjoyed it.





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bossflossjr
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Its a winner. We have them open on monday nights for small dinner parties.





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Martini
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Best little hidden gem in town. I'm a big fan. Nice wine list, small, maybe ten- twelve tables, homemade pastas. Really well done. Let us know how it turns out.





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heypaul
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perfect date place







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Geauxdaddy88
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This is a hidden gem. I had a lunch meeting there Thursday and enjoyed it so much, I took the wife to lunch there Friday as well. The homemade roasted pepper soup was awesome. Pasta is hoemade as well as the bread. I had the grilled chicken alfredo and the wife had the lasagna. One of the best lunches we have had togther in a while. Would recommend to anyone.





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Martini
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My wife and I do lunch there quite a bit. Twelve bucks is the best deal in town.





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clickboom
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Went there for the first time Saturday and one of the best places we have eaten in Baton Rouge. Definitely a hidden gem. I have been down here 12 years and I'm ashamed we just got around to trying it. Highly recommend.





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lsutiger575
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was thinking about checking it out later this week. i know its small does it fill up on a week night? didn't know if you need a reservation or can even make one





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ruzil
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TIL Nino's Italian on Bluebonnet is a HIDDEN GEM!



I'm glad everyone agrees. Personally, I think it's a hidden gem. Been a couple of times and need to go again. Baseball cut sirloin and gnocchi ftw.






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Dr. Huxtable
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not enough choices on menu





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CourseyCorridor
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Right now, it's my go-to Italian in BR. Highly recommended. Put it at the same level as Gino's (for me, Nino's is more convenient), way better than Little Village. I don't think anything else is even in the ballpark aside from Ruffino's, which to me is a different animal.







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CourseyCorridor
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quote:

Best little hidden gem in town


I cracked up at this. Talk about hidden in plain sight. A lot of people probably see it every day and don't ever notice it. I lived here 2-3 years, drove by it several times and would talk myself out of trying it because I thought if it was good, I would have heard about it.

Of course, once I tried it, I was hooked. Didn't want to hype it though, it would make it harder to get one of the few tables.






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CherryGarciaMan
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I included it along w Roberto's as my go-to date place while at LSU.

Glad to see its still getting the love.






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HoustonChick86
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It's a great spot for a date. I really enjoyed it the time I went and need to go back soon.

Don't know if this is still going on but we got half of a bottle of wine for checking in on Four Square.






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