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Nonna Mia Cafe and Pizzeria

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, Pizza
3125 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-3119
+1 504-948-1717
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
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“meatballs” (4 reviews)
“beet salad” (2 reviews)
“italian food” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
3125 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-3119
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful family dinner outside on the patio. Weather was cooperating which in New Orleans, you take every opportunity in the spring and fall to dine al fresco. Menu specials were exceptional and my bay scallops were cooked to perfection. Mary, our server, very...More

Thank burton57
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Ate on the patio for lunch and enjoyed them pizza, the beet salad, pasta salad, meatballs and an awesome vegetarian panini with artichokes. We all left full and happy.

Thank Trianamarie
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We went here with a group of 5 on a Sunday afternoon and sat on the patio. I was a little hesitant after reading a negative review....but so glad we disregarded it and went there. The atmosphere was delightful and we really enjoyed it! I...More

Thank JV041115
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The absolute worst place to go. We had reservations through Open Table for 7:45pm and arrived right on time. No one to check on seating even 5 mins after we entered. When we finally got hold of a server, she said they don’t work with...More

1  Thank Vish I
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Our family has eaten at Nona-Mia for a couple of years. The pizza was good until about 6 months ago. The last 3 pizzas have been almost inedible. The crust has been undercooked, and on one occasion it looked like they left out the yeast....More

Thank nancysE3524IH
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Really nice people working here and the food was very good as well. both hard things to find in a place but they were nothing to the location. we sat out on the porch at a little 2 top looking over the garden and patio...More

Thank Henry K
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We went to Nonna Mias based off a nearby review in trip advisor. So glad we did. It was a beautiful spring day do we opted to eat on the patio. I have a family of five. We have a 13 yr old, 5 &3...More

Thank Nicki G
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Went here on our last night in New Orleans. The service was excellent and our waitress was pleasant and interesting to talk with. The menu is fairly standard for a mid-range Italian place. Had a very nice pizza with high end toppings at a reasonable...More

Thank Art H
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Such a lovely setting with a great courtyard- so sought after in New Orleans! But the food at Nonna Mia tastes like a strip mall chain Italian restaurant. Pasta was overcooked, pizza dough was chewy and bland.

Thank Arwen S
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This was quite a surprise. We found a groupon for Nonna Mia Cafe and decided to try it. Not only was the service and food excellent, It was also a wonderful quiet distraction from the craziness of the quarter.

Thank Eva T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3125 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-3119
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Fairgrounds
  • Neighbourhood: Fairgrounds
  • Phone Number: +1 504-948-1717
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