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Mosca's Restaurant

4137 Highway 90 W, Waggaman, LA 70094-2464
+1 504-436-9942
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
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“cobb salad” (18 reviews)
“oysters” (51 reviews)
Italian, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
4137 Highway 90 W, Waggaman, LA 70094-2464
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Reviewed 4 days ago

When I was here it was a very informal spot which made absolutely no difference for they serve the absolute best shrimp or oyster mosca you will ever taste. It was served in a round 8 inch pan, as I say informal and yet you...More

Thank ruthhickox
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

The four of us “shared” a bowl of crab meat salad with an occasional piece of crabmeat. We also shared a”Chicken-ala-Grand,” and got about two or three chunks of chicken meat out of the 10 or so baby chickens. The sauce was great, though..... Noisey...More

Thank 1Bubba2015
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Have been to this restaurant over a dozen times before and after Katrina--very sad-chicken a la grande mediocre at best--Oyster Pie however was very good--that's the reason for the average rating--had crab salad with NO crab--pathetic.. AVOID--you've been warned--again, I miss the old Moscas--We were...More

Thank operatorsm1
Reviewed February 5, 2018

Visited Mosca's about ten days ago on January 24. This was the most interesting and tasty food I have had in a while. We had the salad, oysters, Spaghetti Bordelaise, Chicken a la Grande, and roasted potatoes. Everything was cooked perfectly and served at the...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We had oyster’s Mosca, spaghetti bordelaise and chicken cacciatore. Loved the food, the noisy, family atmosphere, pretty much as I remembered years ago. Can’t wait to bring friends who understand that south Louisiana Italian is influenced by creole cooking and it is a marriage made...More

Thank antiquesalacarte
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

It’s been years since I’ve been here. My wife had never been so we went. It’s much more welcoming and bright and neater than what I remember. The staff are all very young, friendly, and efficient. The food is the same as I remember from...More

Thank Sid G
Reviewed August 10, 2017

went there last night- for sure get the oysters mosca, we also got the shrimp mosca (2nd choice), the pasta, with oil, butter & garlic (3rd choice). we also got the sausage-it's ok but you can skip it-good wine list and best of all the...More

Thank Stan J
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

A New Orleans classic with the same menu for ever. Great italian dishes served family style. The Origen of classic oysters mosca, and shrimp mosca add spaghetti bordelaise and chicken el grande with a salad and you will be transported to a time when New...More

Thank gb1rd
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Child please. Oysters to die for. Signature cocktail is an Old Fashioned. Excellent wine list. Good old Italian food family owned for decades.

Thank Cocktails_at_Seven
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

We made a trip out here via a cab from our hotel near bourbon street. Well worth the trip, believe me. This tucked away palace of delicacies will delight your palate and pamper you with royal treatment.

Thank Daniel K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4137 Highway 90 W, Waggaman, LA 70094-2464
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Waggaman
  • Phone Number: +1 504-436-9942
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