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Tony Mandina's

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1915 Pratt St, Gretna, LA 70053-3535
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars

Never have we had such exceptional service and the food was amazing! Do not miss this restaurant if ur anywhere near New Orleans

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never have we had such exceptional service and the food was amazing! Do not miss this restaurant if ur anywhere near New Orleans

Thank elizabethstravel
New Orleans, La
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tony Mandina's is a wonderful warm atmosphere with a family touch. The quality of food is excellent and the italian flavor is one to bring you back. We also like the pianist, Roberto Matthews on Friday night.

1 Thank Serena M
New Orleans, Louisiana
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

food, drinks, and service is top of the line! i always have the best time when i'm stopping in for a bite to eat. i cant say enough great things about this place!

Thank jenna c
Warner Robins, Georgia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Easy and ample off street parking was the first delight. My lunch companion and I walk through the door and are greeted by Tony Mandina himself. I noticed right away that the tables are arranged so everyone has space. I ordered the non-menu lunch special, shrimp on pasta. It had tomato, mushroom, (not enough) garlic, and was a generous serving.... More 

Thank Mitch R
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51 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

It had been years since I've been back here. I ordered the chicken Parmesan with Alfredo sauce instead of marinara... Talk about a good call! The food is always fast and delicious if your in for a quick and hearty lunch. If you're on the best bank and craving Italian..... You're welcome!!!

Thank Daniel H
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a family owned and personally operated restaurant now in it's second generation of serving the best Italian food in the area. If it isn't fresh it isn't served!

Thank LA23
New Orleans
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Good food is made better by a very nice atmosphere all around. A door man at night and Mr. Tony greeting you with his wife always make for a great experience.

Thank David_BNewOrleans
Gretna, Louisiana
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

I highly recommend to eat here Tuesday's for lunch, it is the best hamburger steak in New Orleans. The Resturant needs more room so customers don't have to yell to talk over each other. Very loud for lunch. Overall good food, good value.

Thank Jonathan M
New Orleans
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The wife and I really enjoy Italian food and over the years have been to most Italian Restaurants in this town. This is one that we will never go back to. The service was great and the atmosphere relaxing.but the food was well, lets say, not really that good. I think I will end the review with that said.

1 Thank Dixie45
Gretna, Louisiana
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Went for a lunch meeting and had the special was waited on very quickly, the bread was amazing was hot and fresh when we sat down. Had the special that day and it was plenty of food for what I paid for. Defiantly will take my wife for a romantic special occasion

Thank Xxaaronxx

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1915 Pratt St, Gretna, LA 70053-3535
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Gretna
  • Phone Number: 504-362-2010

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian


Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?