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Ristorante Filippo

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1917 Ridgelake Dr, Metairie, LA 70001-2971
+1 504-835-4008
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good19%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“calamari” (6 reviews)
“veal marsala” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
1917 Ridgelake Dr, Metairie, LA 70001-2971
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Reviewed March 29, 2016

Had dinner here with a co-worker, and we both left very full and satisfied. Went on a weeknight, and had quick service. Portions are sufficient, atmosphere very candle-lit.

Thank knittermom
Reviewed February 12, 2016

I visited Metairie between Christmas and New Year's with my family, and we drove by this place when it was closed, so I decided when I returned in February to give it a try during business hours. A business colleague and I walked over from...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed February 3, 2016

I had been here several times in the past for lunch, liked it but never thought to come for dinner. My mistake. While staying at the residence inn nearby we walked over for dinner. The setting is not lux. But the food was incredibly yummy,...More

Thank Kurtandjackie
Reviewed January 9, 2016

My wife and I received a four-course meal here. The atmosphere is very nice and upscale however, the food wasn't worth what we paid for. The bread brought to us was delicious, but the salads were a bit soggy and the dressing(which was obviously house-made)...More

Thank Jason G
Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

Passed by this restaurant a thousand times and didnt know it was there. Just off the beaten path of Causeway blvd. go there! I had the veal marsala and it was great. What i loved is when i think italian, i think mounds and mounds...More

Thank jthwrh
Reviewed December 11, 2015

In full disclosure I was here for a dinner meeting that took place in a small room upstairs that was attended by about 20 people and handled by one waiter. After reading other reviews I had high expectations. I liked the house Cabernet. The eggplant...More

Thank Eve1973
Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

Intimate setting with excellent food and top notch service. Grant was a super waiter and made sure we were taken care of. This is a great find and we will be back when we visit Metairie again.

Thank clove0822
Reviewed September 2, 2015

Love this place. Phillip the chef/owner is a delight. Food always excellent. Great service. Great value for lunch....have not been for dinner in quite some time!

Thank nolafoodie2015
Reviewed July 24, 2015

Intimate house like setting. Service was good and food was not bad. Had heard about a chicken dish that they specialize in and was hoping to order it but they did not have any that night. Oh well, eggplant was my second choice and was...More

Thank TXtravelsguy
Reviewed July 10, 2015

I almost hate to spread the word on this one, but this place is my favorite Italian restaurant in New Orleans! It's right in my neighborhood (Metairie) and the food is divine! To prove it, I'll tell you that my very Italian friend's family orders...More

Thank Nolagg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1917 Ridgelake Dr, Metairie, LA 70001-2971
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-835-4008
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