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Malara's Italian Restaurant

) #162 of 1,086 Restaurants in Omaha ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian
2123 Pierce St, Omaha, NE 68108-3427
+1 402-346-8001
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“ravioli” (6 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
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2123 Pierce St, Omaha, NE 68108-3427
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Reviews (97)
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Reviewed 20 October 2015

At first the neighborhood may seem sketchy but it is a working class, older area. The marinara sauce, fried ravioli, Orsi's hot rolls, and salad always seals the deal.

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

Great service and even better menu selection of authentic Italian food. The location of this gem is on the corner of a residential area and the inside presents a feeling of setting at your own dining room for a home cooked meal. The prices are...More

Thank Unionfirst
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Good food with friendly well trained staff. Good local place that cares about your experience. Try the lasagna, you will not be disappointed. I buy whole order to take some home.

Thank husker757
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We guided ourselves of some local reviews as Best of Omaha, but sadly you don't need "denti" to eat the over cooked pasta and the lettuce in the salad was wilted. Well, our fault for going to an Italian restaurant in a steak state.

Thank Ximena S
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Before this day I was unaware this restaurant even existed. It is a quaint little house that has been transformed into one of the best Italian restaurant I have ever been to. They hand make all of their pasta and it is absolutely out of...More

Thank grumpy021455
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

This place has a real family atmosphere. We are just visiting family here in Omaha, and were brought here to enjoy the delicious food and take in the old style atmosphere. We never would have found out about this little neighborhood restaurant without a long...More

Thank Bilsano
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I love this place. The red sauce is great,you can't beat homemade spaghetti, good sized portions and the price is good. My husband and I absolutely love the fried cheese ravioli also, it's incredible! This is down home GOOD food for normal folks. If you...More

Thank IowaKim
Reviewed 21 June 2015

This Italian family restaurant has been around since 1984. Their specialty raviolis are all hand made and fresh. Mother and daughters have made this restaurant an Omaha favorite. Great food, friendly staff and quaint building.

Thank JohnColo
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

Enormous portions, good service, falls short on quality. Pasta although perfectly cooked was too sweet and fell short on the amount of meat in the sauce. As others have reviewed and agree with, salad overdressed and warm, bread tasted like processed Sara Lee rolls. Quaint...More

Thank Sleepfairy1962
Reviewed 4 June 2015

I had heard remarkable things about this restaurant and brought my older parents here for lunch. It was pretty dismal. The service was ok, but the food was just not what we expected. I believe I could have saved a trip and some money to...More

Thank Susan S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2123 Pierce St, Omaha, NE 68108-3427
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-346-8001
  • E-mail