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Alesi's Italian Restaurant

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4110 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503-3814
337-984-1823
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 13
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Went on a recommendation.

A local coworker said the place was a longtime establishment with good food. Upon entering I was concerned that there was only one other patron in the whole place. Being from out of town that concerned me and at 6:15 on a weekday I thought it should be busier. I was quickly greeted and seated at a... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I haver never had such a delicious pizza before. It has a crunchy, slim crust, and the sauce is just the right amount to act as a stage for the delicious toppings! No wonder the place has been there for decades. It is really good italian stuff!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

Had the pizza. Super good. I'm really picky about my pizza. The crust was thin but not like a cracker. It was delicious. Service was good too. It's never very busy, but don't let that fool you

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Pros: Their pizza is the best because the ratio of toppings/sauce/crust is just perfect! The service is always great. Very laid back atmosphere. Cons: On the busiest street in Lafayette But they do deliveries now! So the Con isn't so bad. It's an old establishment, but don't judge the food on that. All in all, if you visit Lafayette and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

A local coworker said the place was a longtime establishment with good food. Upon entering I was concerned that there was only one other patron in the whole place. Being from out of town that concerned me and at 6:15 on a weekday I thought it should be busier. I was quickly greeted and seated at a table. The decor... More 

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Abbeville, Louisiana
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We have tried a few things here but the ravioli appetizer is my favorite. The all meat pizza is yummy too. There is a pasta combo dish that's pretty good.

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Tulsa, OK
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We have been going to this restaurant for over 30+ years and LOVE the pizza. The pasta is good too. Not a newer fancy place, has same appearance since I was young. What has changed in the last few times has been the service, and not for the better. We don't live in Lafayette any more but still like to... More 

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Louisiana
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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

lafayette has other great pizza restaurants. but this one is my personal favorite.the flavor of the sauce isnt anything unusual but is what i think sets it apart.just a little more flavorful

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Great service from Janelle and tasty lasagna, give it a try. Not a fan of the anti pasta plate but overall we had a great experience. We will return

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I am in town for a week. If possible I will be going back. The manicotti was awesome. The waitress is an angel who exactly what I wanted.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Pizza was good and loaded with toppings almost too much. The veal was very bland and over cooked and generally not what I expected. Portion size was too big for me and I am a fairly big guy Cannot make up for lacking quality with additional quality

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4110 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503-3814
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: 337-984-1823

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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