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Nola Restaurant

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534 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130 (Chartres Street)
504-522-6652
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu - Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 283
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  • 77
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  • 51
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Just as expected

Food was delicious, service was good but always room for improvement. Save room and get something for each course. Although all seafood is delicious, meat entrees for this place is a must.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
Jen G
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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English first
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Food was delicious, service was good but always room for improvement. Save room and get something for each course. Although all seafood is delicious, meat entrees for this place is a must.

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Brooklyn, NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

The best thing about this restaurant is the service. I ordered the fried chicken which was just ok. It came with a side of orchiette and pepper jack cheese. It was watery and flavorless. I expected so much out of a restaurant owned by Emeril. I will never eat here again.

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Guelph, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

We had lunch at NOLA and it was the best meal of our trip! Service, food and cocktails were superb. I'm so glad we stopped there during our stay in New Orleans.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

A really good restaurant which disappointed due to poor service the food quality in the main was excellent the slow roasted duck exceptional. But slow service of the wine set a trend especially when the white wine was warm and no ice bucket created the wrong impression. Further by the failure to open the red wine meant further delay. This... More 

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

This place is great. Across from the Omni Orleans hotel, nice oyster bar. Food was really good. very clean.

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Dade City, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

I had dinner with a friend around 7 on a Thursday night. The upstairs was crowded and very noisy. The staff was very attentive but performed in a rushed, robotic fashion. The food arrived just warm but was okay. I must say the Yukon gold potatoes were delicious. The salmon was enjoyable and the sauce was superb. I really liked... More 

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Milan, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

Weird experience. Food is rather good as well the atmosphere but bill was much highier than we excpected with 14 dollars for 'Total Liquor' that we haven't drunk. I'm afraid they behave in a different way with non-American tourists.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 NEW

What a poor excuse for a fine dinning restaurant. Waiter was sloppy looking and could not understand what he said when he talked, no follow up, handed us menues and asked what we wanted. SPent more time talking with staff than waiting on guest no knowdledge of menu or follow up on meal, drinks or offer dessert. Got the famous... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 NEW

Our first visit to New O Our rleans NOLA was a must for us we plan our trip out daily which Thursday night include dinner at NOLA...We ordered stuffed chicken wings( appetizers ) and shrimps and grits after finishing our appetizer there was a lot of commotion beside our table and we looked up to our surprised Emeril and his... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

First I have to say the food was excellent but the service was the best I have ever had. They were there right when you needed them. They placed everything down at your table at the same time with as many waiters as it takes. We had the drink of the night which was great and the famous fried chicken... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 534 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130
    (Chartres Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: 504-522-6652

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: French, American, Cajun & Creole

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Local cuisine, Doing business, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?