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Nola Restaurant

534 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2118
+1 504-522-6652
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
534 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2118
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My sister and I recently took a trip to New Orleans and ate at Nola. It was probably one of the best meals either of us have ever eaten. The food, service and cocktails were awesome!

Thank shortnsweet2018
Reviewed 4 days ago

Elegant food in a less formal setting. Friendly and swift service. Busy on a Sunday evening! The barbecued shrimp appetizer was amazing. Nothing special about the cheddar cheese popover - but it was tasty. I had the shrimp and grits which were wonderful. My wife...More

Thank IndyCK
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant does a fine job at combining upscale Cuisine with Southern Comfort Food and making the combination work. The atmosphere is upscale but yet comfortable and friendly. The staff are attentive and know all the right information, but still have their own personalities and...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were With a group of about 50 that dined on the third floor. We chose from a pre-set menu with a few choices for starters, entrees and dessert. The stuffed chicken wings and pizza appies were excellent. People really enjoyed their food regardless of...More

Thank timwit61
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was traveling alone to New Orleans for a conference and friends had recommended I go to NOLA to eat. I sat at the bar and and the bartendress helped me select some great dishes. I had the stuffed chicken wings, corn bread and collards,...More

Thank kacook3
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had gone to NOLA many years ago on our first visit to New Orleans and the food and service were excellent. We wandered in on this trip and decided to have a few appetizers and wine during their happy hour before dinner. The items...More

Thank FloridaCat1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow what a great dinner. We had a group of 30 people in an upstairs dining room with very high expectations. I had the salmon with rice and brown butter sauce. It was so good I could have licked my plate. The fish was cooked...More

Thank 115dennisw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have celiac disease and have to be careful with what I eat. That being said, I also don't want a plain chicken breast and a side of steamed broccoli when I go on vacation. NOLA was amazing and accommodating. I started with the blackened...More

Thank Lily O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to grab a quick local dish and decided to go here. We were seated right away. The atmosphere was good. Our food didn’t take long at all. We had the catfish poboy and the Daniel poboy. Both was really good and the plate...More

Thank Vonetta W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best things about NOLA are the waitstaff and the atmosphere. It's a lovely space, and whoever trains the staff is a pro--they are friendly without being icky and very efficient without ever making you feel rushed. The food is just average. You can do...More

Thank Rolando M
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Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
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story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
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Response from kickdog | Reviewed this property |
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17 October 2016|
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Response from IAGMI | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are always children there each time we have went!
21 April 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 534 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2118
    (Chartres Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-522-6652
  • E-mail
NOLA is chef/restaurateur Emeril Lagasse’s casual eatery in the heart of New Orleans’ French Quarter. Open since 1992, the critically-acclaimed restaurant fuses traditional Creole, Acadian and Southern cuisine with global influences. Chef de Cuisine Philip Buccieri works closely with Chef Emeril to create an innovative menu showcasing rustic Louisiana cooking with local ingredients and some ethnic twists. The three-story restaurant features an open-action kitchen, chef’s food bar and a signature wood-fired brick oven. NOLA was renovated in 2017 and is now open daily at 11:30 am serving one menu for lunch and dinner.
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