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Venezia Restaurant

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134 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-5107
(504) 488-7991
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No matter what you choose everything is delicious. Go here before late Saints games or after for early games.

Thank Paul L
New Orleans, Louisiana
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Early 1900 New Orleans had a large Sicilian immigrant population so there is good Sicilian food here. Venetia is one of the classic New Orleans restaurants. The House specialty pizza is the best pizza I have had in New Orleans.

Thank Tuto
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Venezia was astounding. The chicken Parmesan that I had was superb. The price were very reasonable. The portion sizes were huge. The service was really great. In would highly recommend it.

Thank Jackson B
New Orleans, Louisiana
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

I've tried other entrees but my favorite is the Double Cut Pork Chop available on Thursdays. It comes out sizzling hot so be careful with the hot plate.

Thank j0hnnyb98
New Orleans, Louisiana
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Venezia's has been a consistent choice for classic New Orleans Sicilian style Italian food since the 1960's at least, when we lived in the neighborhood. The pizzas are still wonderful, and the "red gravy" dishes are exactly what you'd expect. Don't look for creativity here, just good old-fashioned food, really well done. Although the interiors were of necessity redone after... More 

Thank MVMInteriors
Petersburg, Michigan
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

We were referred to go here to get out of the French quarters from a friend. Oh my goodness. The food fantastic!! The outside in front no open sign just go up and see hours and walk in. Packed with locals. My husband steak melt in your mouth. My special that the waiter recommended fantastic. My daughters pasta amazing!!! Wonderful... More 

Thank Jessica K
New Orleans, Louisiana
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

I've dined here several times over the many years I've lived in this city. Venezia was fine when I was young and naive about food. A good place to come with a group after work back then. But at some point I got over it. Didn't go for years. But have been coerced into going a couple of times in... More 

Thank jim8225
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Love Venezia. Consistently excellent... The veal with the dill sauce has my mouth watering just thinking about it. Get there early, or you're gonna wait. Family atmosphere and worth the wait

Thank Don C
New Orleans
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

As a New Orleanean I've been hoarding this secret for years - I don't even bring houseguests if I think they're going to yap...But this is one of our fave family restaurants. Decadent and delicious food at a reasonable price, convenient location, kid friendly yet geared towards adults...The fish Catherine in a dill cream sauce with shrimp is dreamy, and... More 

Thank JudithCorey
Pearl River, Louisiana
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94 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Decor great Very casual restaurant Can be a special dining restaurant if you go at Night; Food always the BEST ;Staff always GREAT Too;Will come to town and visit when we can ; Kudos to the Owners !!!

Thank 17Cutie_Pie50

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-5107
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Mid-City
  • Neighborhood: Mid-City
  • Phone Number: (504) 488-7991
Closed due to damage sustained in Hurricane Katrina.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?