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Nuvolari's Ristorante

246 Girod St, Mandeville, LA 70448
+1 985-626-5619
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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246 Girod St, Mandeville, LA 70448
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Reviewed May 19, 2017

Went for date night and the food was just ok. Ordered the meatball appetizer, which really was fantastic. Both ordered a drink, which was good and the garlic served with the bread and butter is super amazing. The main course was lacking. One of us...More

Thank xagirl
Reviewed May 17, 2017

My husband and I have eaten here several times and we have never had a bad meal or poor service. Great place for a romantic dinner also. Highly recommended, they will not disappoint.

Thank Harper H
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

We dined at Nuvolari's for a group celebration. I must say that even though we had a large boisterous group, the service was fantastic. The Food was absolutely fabulous. The ambiance of the restaurant is very soothing, great for special occasions, although for me dining...More

Thank TheDebinator
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Called and spoke with Lydia and she attended to us personally and took great care of us. The third time she has served us and she is great! Now to the food and drink. Previously Lydia had recommended a wine to us which has turned...More

Thank Cyndi W
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

This is the second time back and I can say it was awesome again. The service was great. I love this place. The oysters and fontina a favorite. I had the roasted fish and it was delicious. Wine selection is great and you can get...More

Thank Bradmess1
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Celebrated a birthday with hubby and another couple. Everything we had was outstanding. The drum dish I had was amazing. Service was good. Only downside was a huge cockroach flew down from ceiling and landed on our table next to me and ran across the...More

Thank Cloudjc
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

I visit this great restaurant several times per year. The ambience, menu selections, quality of the food, the Wednesday evening entertainment, are all SUPERB. A must visit when you are looking for a top notch meal and evening.

Thank David B
Reviewed April 10, 2017

The meal was great, quiet with great music and atmosphere. Pleasant small ristorante with excellent wine menu

Reviewed February 28, 2017

Dined with a party of 8 on Lundi Gras. Service was great for such a large group. The restaurant remains one of the best on the North Shore. Clean, bright and decorated for Mardi Gras. Just a party mood. Food was exceptional as usual. For...More

Thank Sylvia M
Reviewed February 13, 2017

We have been going to Nuvolaris for over 10 years. We have never had a bad meal. The atmosphere is perfect for a pleasant dinner. No loud music and noise level is low enough to actually carry on a conversation without going hoarse. The appetizer...More

Thank grbcovington
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Madysen H
Is there a dress code? If so, what is it?
February 8, 2015|
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Response from Lisa B | Reviewed this property |
There were people dressed up but we chose smart casual as well. Lived in town all my life, actually thought it was very formal but felt very comfortable in my dress pants and shiney shirt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$18 - $25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 246 Girod St, Mandeville, LA 70448
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Mandeville
  • Phone Number: +1 985-626-5619
Nuvolari’s is a warm and inviting Italian restaurant, nestled on the Northshore of New Orleans in Old Mandeville. For over 33 years, loyal customers have enjoyed Italian food, friendship and celebrations around our tables. Nuvolari’s menu features traditional Italian fare alongside creative fresh dishes. Dining options include intimate indoor seating with a relaxed exterior patio. Live music on Wednesdays and seasonal wine events keep things exciting. Our wine list is appreciated by both connoisseurs and newcomers, with a diverse selection by the glass and bottle.
Open Table consistently recognizes Nuvolari’s with Most Romantic and Neighborhood Gem awards. New Orleans food critic Tom Fitzmorris gives it four stars. Nuvolari’s– an unhurried culinary experience, just two blocks from Lake Ponchartrain. We look forward to seeing you soon!
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