Nest Prisma Rest Api Boilerplate

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Nest Prisma Rest Api Boilerplate

Nest + Prisma + TypeScript | REST API Starter repository


This product is a Nest + Prisma + TypeScript starter repository that provides a production-ready REST API. It includes features such as error handling, logging system, database seeds/migrations, built-in authentication using JWT, route guards, and model events listener. The repository also comes with a CI/CD pipeline using Github Actions, advanced ESLint/TSLint configuration, shared services/constants/helpers, and middleware/interceptor implementation example.


  • Error Handling: Exception filters are implemented for error handling in the REST API.
  • Logging System: The repository includes a logging system to track and log application events.
  • DB Seeds/Migrations: Database seeds and migrations are provided to easily set up and maintain the database.
  • Built-in AuthModule: An authentication module is included, utilizing JWT for token-based authentication.
  • Route Guards: Route guards are implemented to protect certain routes and control access to them.
  • Model Events Listener: Model events listener allows for specific actions to be taken when models are created.
  • Deployable: The repository is deployable and includes a CI/CD pipeline using Github Actions.
  • Advanced ESLint/TSLint config: The repository has an advanced configuration for ESLint and TSLint, including auto-fix options.
  • Shared services/constants/helpers: Shared services, constants, and helpers are provided to facilitate development.
  • Middlewares/Interceptors implementation example: An example of implementing middlewares and interceptors is included.


To install and set up the theme, follow these steps:

  1. Clone the repository:
git clone [repository_url]
  1. Install the dependencies:
npm install
  1. Run the app:
npm run start


This Nest + Prisma + TypeScript starter repository provides a production-ready REST API with various features and components. It includes error handling, logging, database management, authentication, route protection, and more. The repository also comes with a comprehensive ESLint/TSLint configuration and examples of implementing middlewares and interceptors. Additionally, it offers easy installation and deployment with a CI/CD pipeline using Github Actions. It is a useful resource for developers starting a new Nest + Prisma + TypeScript project.


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Prisma is a server-side library that helps developers read and write data to the database in an intuitive, efficient and safe way.

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