We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

IL Nido The Nest Restaurant

3-9 Terminus St | Unit 15, Castle Hill, The Hills Shire, New South Wales 2154, Australia
+61 2 9680 9997
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good53%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
27 Aug 2018
“Hearty family-style Italian food!”
25 Mar 2018
“Great Italian”
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
3-9 Terminus St | Unit 15, Castle Hill, The Hills Shire, New South Wales 2154, Australia
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (23)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here before and its been great, sadly our last meal we waited over an hour and a quarter to receive a pizza and when it arrived it was not cooked. The dough was still raw in places. Apparently they had a big...More

Thank Greg W
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

When my wife and I have the cravings for some good wholesome Italian pasta or pizza, we always head to the cozy Il Nido. No matter what you order, the dishes are hearty and tasty. My favourite is the chicken bosciaola which is irresistible and...More

Thank Daniel H
David D, Owner at IL Nido The Nest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Thank you so much for your review. Really appreciate it.

Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

A great spot for a Saturday evening meal! We had salad, pizza & pasta. Kids were kept busy decorating the paper tablecloths with crayons which even us adults helped out with. Service was a bit slow & our entree was messed up but still a...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Beware if you're trying to book online using Quandoo, this restaurant doesn't use the app but another restaurant in Wollongong with the same name does....and it is easy to mix them up... I did! This Nest fit my party in though and the food was...More

Thank emskyb0p
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

Went for a date night. It was nice, staff was very nice and the food was good. I would give it a 3.5 if possible because the food was good just not very good in light of the price. It was $50 total for the...More

Thank EinarJG
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Il Nido has been around for 20 years. It's on Terminus Street, away from the busy piazza area of Castle Towers. There is plenty of parking underneath the building complex. On the night we were there (Friday night) the restaurant was almost full. We were...More

Thank foodviewsaus
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Went here with another couple on a Saturday evening. We had beautiful fresh pizzas and our own wine which we took there. My Italian wife loved talking with the Italian chef about where they came from. Quite an inexpensive relaxed evening. We will definitely return.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed January 11, 2017

We've eaten here regularly for the last 10 years or so and as another reviewer said, it is good honest Italian food. Nothing fancy or trendy but satisfying. The service is always pleasant. This side of Castle Hill shops , the restaurant area is SO...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Hadn't been for a few years. Less fashionable side of Castle Hill. Food was great aa was service and parking easy.

Thank PeterJsenior
Reviewed December 1, 2016

YUMMY FOOD AND SERVICE IS GOOD TOO. i went there many times with friends and always happy with the food and service.

Thank Nadia H
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Grand Mercure The Hills Lodge
551 reviews
3.15 km away
Novotel Sydney Norwest
389 reviews
3.27 km away
Adina Apartment Hotel Norwest Sydney
1,060 reviews
3.61 km away
Waldorf Pennant Hills Apartment Hotel
146 reviews
5.73 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Betty's Burgers and Concrete Co.
83 reviews
.19 km away
296 reviews
.18 km away
Kinn Dining
191 reviews
.21 km away
Castle Taj Indian Restaurant
88 reviews
.00 km away
Nearby Attractions
Castle Towers Shopping Centre
48 reviews
.35 km away
TreeTops Sydney
40 reviews
1.10 km away
Event Cinemas
83 reviews
.18 km away
Thirlmere Flyer Steam Train
17 reviews
1.42 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sandra F
April 12, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from David D | Property representative |
The building has underground parking as well. Turn in off Terminus Street.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-9 Terminus St | Unit 15, Castle Hill, The Hills Shire, New South Wales 2154, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  The Hills Shire  >  Castle Hill
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9680 9997
  • E-mail
A Hills District family favourite for 20 years. Il Nido the Restaurant serves classic wood-fired Italian pizza and Italian-inspired dishes. We provide a family friendly environment and our speciality is catering for your next function. There is free parking under the building.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing