Best Italian Restaurants in New Orleans

Cristiano RistoranteCristiano Ristorante
(248)
$$$$
Italian | Houma, Houma
Marcello's of New OrleansMarcello's of New Orleans
(612)
$$$$
Italian | Warehouse District, New Orleans
Booked 43 times today
The Italian BarrelThe Italian Barrel
(1122)
$$$$
Italian | French Quarter, New Orleans
Booked 28 times today
AVOAVO
(358)
$$$$
Italian | Uptown, New Orleans
Booked 27 times today
Vincent's Italian Cuisine - MetairieVincent's Italian Cuisine - Metairie
(37)
$$$$
Italian | Metairie, New Orleans
Booked 1 time today
DomenicaDomenica
(3688)
$$$$
Italian | Central Business District, New Orleans
Booked 99 times today
Marcello's of MetairieMarcello's of Metairie
(218)
$$$$
Italian | Metairie, New Orleans
Booked 13 times today
Ristorante FilippoRistorante Filippo
(50)
$$$$
Italian | Metairie, New Orleans
Booked 2 times today
Pascal's ManalePascal's Manale
(948)
$$$$
Italian | Uptown, New Orleans
Booked 34 times today
MilanoMilano
(96)
$$$$
Italian | Houma, Houma
Booked 1 time today
Amici Ristorante & BarAmici Ristorante & Bar
(99)
$$$$
Italian | Uptown, New Orleans
Booked 9 times today
Nonna Mia Cafe & PizzeriaNonna Mia Cafe & Pizzeria
(20)
$$$$
Italian | Mid-City / City Park, New Orleans
Booked 1 time today
Impastato CellarsImpastato Cellars
(49)
$$$$
Italian | Madisonville, New Orleans
Booked 2 times today
BRAVO Cucina Italiana - MetairieBRAVO Cucina Italiana - Metairie
(119)
$$$$
Italian | Metairie, New Orleans
Booked 16 times today

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Willa JeanWilla Jean
(543)
$$$$
Southern | Central Business District, New Orleans
Booked 50 times today
Atchafalaya RestaurantAtchafalaya Restaurant
(2106)
$$$$
Creole | Uptown, New Orleans
Booked 59 times today
DomenicaDomenica
(3688)
$$$$
Italian | Central Business District, New Orleans
Booked 99 times today
Antoine'sAntoine's
(2933)
$$$$
Creole | French Quarter, New Orleans
Booked 75 times today
Palace CaféPalace Café
(2194)
$$$$
Creole / Cajun / Southern | French Quarter, New Orleans
Booked 74 times today
Muriel's Jackson SquareMuriel's Jackson Square
(4446)
$$$$
Creole / Cajun / Southern | French Quarter, New Orleans
Booked 92 times today
PechePeche
(1247)
$$$$
Seafood | Warehouse District, New Orleans
Booked 109 times today
La Petite GroceryLa Petite Grocery
(2354)
$$$$
French | Garden District, New Orleans
Booked 92 times today
Galatoire's RestaurantGalatoire's Restaurant
(1121)
$$$$
Creole / Cajun / Southern | French Quarter, New Orleans
Booked 53 times today
Emeril's RestaurantEmeril's Restaurant
(7380)
$$$$
Creole | Warehouse District, New Orleans
Booked 95 times today
NOLA RestaurantNOLA Restaurant
(9483)
$$$$
Creole | French Quarter, New Orleans
Booked 116 times today
Cafe AmelieCafe Amelie
(1051)
$$$$
Contemporary Southern | French Quarter, New Orleans
Booked 35 times today

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BorgneBorgne
1603 reviews
$$$$
Seafood | Central Business District, New Orleans
Booked 67 times today

Excellent service. Duck poppers were great. Gumbo was fantastic. Had the peanut butter chocolate semifreddo dessert - yum! More

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CavanCavan
273 reviews
$$$$
American | Uptown, New Orleans
Booked 45 times today

Great night out with friends from out of town. Food was amazing. Highly recommend the fries and peel shrimp. Pork chop and whole fish and state fair brownie. Great dining experience. Solid service. Right atmosphere. More

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ApollineApolline
775 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | Uptown, New Orleans
Booked 7 times today

Food,service and ambiance impeccable. Highly recommend this restaurant. Best pork chop my husband has ever had and my grouper was delicious! More

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Josephine EstelleJosephine Estelle
358 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary Italian | Central Business District, New Orleans
Booked 64 times today

Snapper crudo was divine, meatballs were delish...great cocktails and service. Only wish I could've tried everything! Headed back very soon! More

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Galatoire's 33 Bar and SteakGalatoire's 33 Bar and Steak
303 reviews
$$$$
Steakhouse | French Quarter, New Orleans
Booked 24 times today

We frequent this awesome dining spot pre-theatre and have never been disappointed! The French onion soup, turtle soup, blue wedge salad and crab cakes are our FAVOritEs! can't go wrong with anything on this menu. And the service is impecable!!!! More

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New Orleans's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Restaurant des Familles1. Restaurant des Familles
34 reviews
$$$$
Cajun | West Bank, New Orleans
Booked 3 times today

Great place! Highly recommended! We had a small baby and they were very accommodating. Very friendly staff. We loved it! More

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Tony Mandina's Restaurant2. Tony Mandina's Restaurant
13 reviews
$$$$
Italian | Gretna, New Orleans
Booked 2 times today

As one of our favorite italian restaurants we love the food, the ambiance, and the intimacy. We were, however a little disappointed with the noise level during our visit. Otherwise, excellent as usual. More

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Irene's Cuisine3. Irene's Cuisine
345 reviews
$$$$
Italian | French Quarter, New Orleans

Orlando was our server and he is always outstanding! I would request him as our server every time we visit. More

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Cristiano Ristorante4. Cristiano Ristorante
248 reviews
$$$$
Italian | Houma, Houma

Always a toss up between the Bistecca, (steak) and the Pollo (to die for chicken). Both are so delicious and we just love the atmosphere. More

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Gallagher's Grill5. Gallagher's Grill
341 reviews
$$$$
Steakhouse | Covington, New Orleans
Booked 13 times today

Very simply - great meal and service. This has to be the best dining in Covington - second to none. Highly recommend to all. More

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New Orleans restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Artisan Cafe and BarArtisan Cafe and Bar
$$$$
American | Bywater, New Orleans

A new & exciting neighborhood cafe & bar, featuring fresh bar fare, local art, great drinks.More

Luna Bar & GrillLuna Bar & Grill
$$$$
Grill | Lake Charles, Lake Charles

Locally owned & operated by Dave & Nan EvansMore

New Orleans Creole CookeryNew Orleans Creole Cookery
$$$$
Creole / Cajun / Southern | French Quarter, New Orleans
Booked 34 times today

You haven't experienced New Orleans until you've been to New Orleans Creole Cookery!

Launched by A.J. and Anna Tusa of the famous New Orleans Tusa restaurant family, the New Orleans Creole Cookery boasts a spark of new-generation energy, presenting some of New Orleans’ most treasured cooking traditions in an innovative setting that speaks to the way people dine today. Take a look at the traditional Creole menu which includes Shrimp Creole and Gumbo three different ways. More

Saint Cecilia (St. Cecilia)Saint Cecilia (St. Cecilia)
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American | French Quarter, New Orleans

An exciting new dining experience in the French Quarter. More

Tsunami - New OrleansTsunami - New Orleans
$$$$
Asian | Central Business District, New Orleans
Booked 18 times today

The uber cool sushi bar and grill concept that began in Lafayette in 2000 and made it mark in Baton Rouge in 2005 is now a New Orleans destination. Our menu ranges from simple expected traditional sushi to westernized hybrid sushi to grill dishes that leave you speechless. On the 1st floor of the historic Pan Am building on St Charles & Poydras we are walking distance from your hotel, apt or sporting event.More