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Cosa Nostra Italian Trattoria

324 Tinakori Road | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-473 3005
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
324 Tinakori Road | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered a mussel pizza ( they had run out of clams) as a takeaway. 15 minutes later I had a delicious pizza with big juicy mussels and just the right amount of chilli . Definitely would recommend.

Thank emdb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We returned for our second visit after a year. This time there were three couples. We were seated promptly and the service continued to be very good. There was a good choice of beers and wines to choose from and an italian menu supplemented by...More

Thank HineNZ
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We took the family to the Cosa Nostra for an early dinner. The service was swift and efficient. The children enjoyed the calamari fritti followed by the kids'meal. The pasta special was excellent as was the accompanying Pinot Noir. A good time was had by...More

1  Thank DigbyUk
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Delicious Italian food that you have to try. When I went there it was nice and hot the menus were on the table which I like and there were a great variety of food of food from delicious Italian appetisers, to pizza, to pasta, to...More

Thank sofiaryan7
Reviewed 13 April 2017

party of 9 , brought a couple of bottles of wine - but could we get glasses; must have asked about 4 times, but in the meantime others ordered individual glasses [asked for a Sauv Blanc and a chardonnay came] but still no glasses... Food...More

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Wanted a surprise birthday venue and this one filled the bill. Both rustic and intimate if a little noisy. Food was authentically Italiano. Started with some prosecco and shared our mains of pesce ans porcini risotto, followed by excellent tiramisu and panna cotta. Service was...More

Thank GerryNZ_11
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We found this restaurant by accident and were pleasantly surprised. The food is fabulous. Evening specials are on the blackboard. Very popular but small. Service was very good. Nice wine selection.

Thank Rodger T
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We popped in for dinner on a Wednesday night recently. The good smelled amazing and luckily tastes just as good. The rosemary and garlic pizza bread was to die for. The pizza and pasta we ordered was delicious. Service was excellent and atmosphere cost and...More

Thank Liza V
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We booked for four at 8.00 only to find a very large party being served as we arrived. We knew what that meant in the kitchen and for the staff. Still, we all enjoyed our food though it was a pity that the bread and...More

Thank Zablockik
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Top spot for a private birthday event. Seating in the front of the restaurant for a comfortable 28 to a slightly squishy 32 people. Cosy casual and fun vibe. Food is good and comes as you'd expect. For an event where you want a non...More

Thank Ham M
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 324 Tinakori Road | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-473 3005
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