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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $20
CUISINES
Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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APPETIZERS‎
Onion Rings
Our homemade onion rings are dipped in our seasoned beer batter and fried crispy
Cheese and Gravy Fries
An order of fries for two, topped with melted jack, cheddar cheese and our signature beef gravy
Calamari
Lightly‎ battered and fried to a golden crisp, served with cocktail sauce
Eggplant Sticks
Our freshly sliced eggplant sticks are lightly fried, served with our Mama G's sauce and red gravy
Shrimp Artichoke and Spinach Bread
Toasted brioche bread topped with shrimp, artichoke, spinach and mozzarella cheese
Spinach Artichoke Dip
Our homemade spinach-artichoke dip served with fried seasoned flour tortillas
SALADS‎
Dinner Salad
Garden mix with tomato wedges, just the right size to go with a sandwich
Italian Salad
Garden mix topped with tomatoes, mortadella, salami, and ham, with mixed cheeses, our homemade croutons, and John ga€™s signature olive salad
Chicken Salad
Marinated chicken blackened, grilled, or fried on top of our garden mix, tomatoes, mixed cheeses, eggs, and our homemade croutons
Shrimp or Fish Salad
Your choice of shrimp or the chef as fresh fish of the day blackened, grilled, or fried on top of our garden mix, tomatoes, mixed cheeses, eggs and our homemade croutons
House Salad
Garden mix topped with bacon, tomatoes, mixed veggies, eggs and our homemade croutons
Caesar
Fresh crisp romaine lettuce, tossed with a classic Caesar dressing and our homemade croutons, topped with freshly grated Romano cheese.
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Chicken Club Salad
Garden‎ mix topped with grilled marinated chicken, bacon, tomatoes, mixed cheeses, eggs, homemade croutons and avocado
Shrimp Bacon and Avocado Salad
Garden mix topped with grilled shrimp, bacon, tomatoes, mixed cheeses, eggs, homemade croutons and avocado
PASTA‎
Old Fasioned Meatballs and Spaghetti
Angel hair pasta topped with two large homemade meatballs and Giorlando's family original red gravy made from scratch the way Grandma G used to make it
Lasagna
Layered seasoned ground beef and our special cheese sauce topped with our original red gravy and freshly grated Romano cheese
Chicken, Shrimp and Sausage Pasta
Marinated chicken, shrimp and Italian sausage sauteed in a tomato basil sauce, tossed with penne pasta
Shrimp or Crawfish Ravioli
Ravioli stuffed with ricotta, Romano and parmesan cheese, lightly breaded and fried, served with a shrimp or crawfish sauce
Mama G's Eggplant
Lightly battered eggplant medallions on top of angel hair pasta topped with Mama G's favorite shrimp augratin sauce
Shrimp or Crawfish Fettucini
Shrimp‎ or crawfish sauteed in an alfredo sauce and seasonings and tossed with fettucini pasta
Italian Sausage and Spaghetti
Angel hair pasta topped with two homemade sausage patties and our original red gravy
Cutlet and Spaghetti
Angel hair pasta topped with two freshly tenderized round steaks, breaded then lightly fried, with our original red gravy
Chicken Alfredo
Marinated chicken breast blackened, grilled, or fried, served aside fettucini alfredo
Grilled Chicken Tomato Basil Pasta
Marinated grilled chicken served aside tomato basil pasta
STEAKS‎
Rib eye
A 12 ounce choice rib eye cooked to your specification, served on a sizzling hot plate
Hamburger Steak
Fresh ground beef grilled, topped with brown gravy and grilled onions
Our steak dishes are served with a choice of one side, a side salad, and bread
PARMESAN‎
Eggplant
Lightly battered eggplant medallions served with mozzarella cheese atop angel hair pasta with our original red gravy and alfredo sauce
Chicken
Marinated chicken breast lightly fried, served with mozzarella cheese atop angel hair pasta with our original red gravy and alfredo sauce
Chicken and Eggplant
Can't make up your mind? This one is for you: you get two eggplant medallions and a marinated chicken breast
Cutlet
Freshly‎ tenderized round steaks breaded, then lightly fried, served with mozzarella cheese atop angel hair pasta with our original red gravy and alfredo sauce
Ravioli
Raviolis stuffed with ricotta, Romano and parmesan cheese then lightly breaded and fried, served with our original red gravy and alfredo sauce
Meat sauce
Our parmesan dishes are served with a side salad and bread for dipping
SEAFOOD‎
Stuffed Crab Dinner
Fresh crab meat with a seasoned stuffing, served with French fries and onion rings
Shrimp or Crawfish Etouffe
Your choice of shrimp or crawfish tails in a blend of onions, peppers, celery and served over white rice
Shrimp Dinner
Fresh‎ large shrimp seasoned, battered and deep fried, served with French fries and onion rings
Oyster Dinner
Fresh oysters seasoned, battered and deep fried, served with French fries and onion rings
Fish Dinner
The Chef's fresh fish of the day seasoned, batter and deep fried, served with French fries and onion rings
Seafood Platter
Evenly‎ divided portions of large shrimp, stuffed crab, fresh oysters, and the chef's fresh fish of the day seasoned, battered and deep fried, served with French fries and onion rings
Our seafood dishes are served with a side salad and bread
LAGNIAPPE DINNERS‎
Cutlet
Freshly tenderized round steak breaded, then lightly fried, served with your choice of one side
Chicken
Marinated chicken breast blackened, grilled, or fried, served with your choice of one side
Fish
The‎ chef's fresh fish of the day blackened or grilled, served with your choice of one side
Shrimp
Large shrimp blackened or grilled, served with your choice of one side
All of our dinners are served with a side salad and bread
SANDWICHES‎
Muffulletta
Our signature 9 inch round sesame seed bun, made fresh daily, with salami, ham, mortadella, mozzarella and Swiss, served hot, topped with John G's homemade olive salad
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Whole
Roast Beef
Our freshly roasted beef, sliced daily, with brown gravy served on sesame seed French bread
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Meatball
Our homemade signature meatballs and our original red gravy served on sesame seed French bread
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Large
Barbecue Beef
Our freshly roasted beef marinated in our homemade barbecue sauce served on sesame seed French bread
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Club
Ham, turkey and bacon, American cheese and Swiss cheese topped with mayo, lettuce and tomatoes, served on sesame seed French bread
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Fried Seafood
Your‎ choice of oyster, the chef's fresh fish of the day or shrimp, seasoned and lightly fried served on sesame seed French bread
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Large
Chicken
Marinated chicken breast blackened, grilled or fried served on sesame seed French bread
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Large
Giorlando's Lagniappe Po-boys
Your choice of a grilled fresh ground beef hamburger, sliced turkey, ham, hot sausage, Italian sausage, stuffed crab, a tenderized cutlet or fried potato served on sesame seed French bread
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Large
Our sandwich sizes are 6 inches for the small and 10 inches for the large
SIDES‎
French Fries
Homemade Potato Chips
Fresh Mashed Potatoes
Homemade Potato Salad
Veggies
Fettucini with Alfredo
Angel Hair with Red Gravy
DESSERT‎
Banana and White Chocolate Bread Pudding
Our homemade white chocolate bread pudding topped with a white chocolate rum sauce and sliced bananas
Chocolate Mousse Cake
A slice of chocolate cake topped with chocolate mousse and whipped cream
Cannoli
Deep fried pastry shell filled with a sweet ricotta cheese, and bits of chocolate
Bananas Foster Cheesecake
A cheesecake wedge topped with our homemade bananas foster and whipped cream
Plain Cheesecake
A homestyle cheesecake wedge topped with whipped cream
Lemon Drop Cheesecake
A cheesecake wedge swirled with a lemon tart and finished with a crumb top
Chocolate Lava Cake
A warm rich portion of chocolate cake served with vanilla ice cream
Chocolate or Vanilla Ice Cream
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Reviewed January 3, 2020

I had to travel to New Orleans for work. And one of the guys knew about this family owned local place so we tried it and it was awesome. They have the best grilled chicken. Not sure how they cook it but it was the...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 20, 2019

This was the 4 of us first trip to Giorlando's and it was terrific. We had to wait a bit for a table due to the place being so popular. Our food came out in a timly manner and all agreed it was very good....More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 6, 2019

My wife and I went for lunch on a Monday for the first time since I took some vacation time off from work. We normally dine out on the weekends but, they are closed Saturday and Sundays. I had the Mama G's Eggplant that was...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 13, 2019 via mobile

Great service and great food. Really enjoy everything. We get take out often for lunch at work and are never disappointed.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed June 15, 2019

I come to this Italian neighborhood restaurant very frequently. I always get the chicken or eggplant parmesan for my entree. For dessert, I usually have the cannoli or chocolate mousse cake. The staff is amazing. All of the employees (Danielle, Chris, Tooty, Michel, Patty, Emily,...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 26, 2019 via mobile

You cannot go wrong at giorlando’s! We all remember them coming back right after Katrina as one of the first. We eat here once a week! The food is so good no matter what you order: Chicken Caesar, blackened chicken with pasta and eggplant parm...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 12, 2019

Our friend in Metarie were taking us out for lunch but the place was closed. I saw this seemingly tried and true place and said let's go. What a good improvisation. We wanted seafood and N. O. traditional instead of Italian. The fried seafood platter...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed February 5, 2019

OMG, the food at Giorlando's is divine. We had to drive down from Virginia, sadly to make funeral arrangements for my aunt. However, since our hotel was so near we ate there three nights in a row. We don't want to eat anywhere else. Then...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

Consistently good Sicilian/New Orleans classics and seafood. The eggplant parm with angelhair pasta and grilled drum were well done and generous.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed January 28, 2019

Very good home cooked food. Had fettuccine Alfredo with fried chicken breast. Very good flavor & lots of food. Had side of red gravy to mix with alfredo. Excellent! Fried eggplant with marinara sauce was also very good. Great service!

Date of visit: January 2019
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