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The Italian Barrel

430 Barracks St, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70116-2602
+1 504-569-0198
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
430 Barracks St, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70116-2602
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great food. Awesome service. Nelson and Michelle were very friendly and helpful. We will be back. Bruschetta was excellent. Nice romantic ambiance. Make a reservation.

Thank Joel S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great location, great food which was very authentic. Everything was made fresh to order and tasted great! I would 100% return on my next visit to NOLA!

Thank Lisa2735
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I snagged a last minute table at The Italian Barrel - and so glad we did. It was very charming and the service was wonderful. We’ll be back I’m sure!

Thank Jillian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was very poor. Ravioli topped with a sauce that tasted like a tin of tomatoes and another topped with a congealed white sauce. Waiter was very put out because we asked to sit outside. All in all a poor experience. If you want an...More

1  Thank Wegferund
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here with my best friend to celebrate Mothers Day dinner just the two of us. It was such a special treat, made us feel very special. Beautiful upscale place and the service is absolutely incredible!!! The food and wine is mouth watering. I had...More

Thank kayla4camp21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here before and again the food and drink were great. It's small and the food is flavorful, fresh and not too overly priced. No pressure if you just want apps. We had a polenta with three cheeses that was creamy and good,...More

Thank bill m
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant after taking a walk along Frenchman’s Street. We had not made a reservation and had to wait a while but it was definitely worth it. Everything we had was good but a special shout out to the mushroom truffle ravioli. I am...More

Thank Janethebrit
Reviewed April 30, 2018

So you're New-Orleansed-out on food and want something different? Try this Italian eatery. Overall very good to excellent food. 4 dishes were mostly outstanding, and only one very good. Nice ambiance. Good wine. Service a tad but tolerably slow, but if you are wanting faster...More

Thank kurtt225
Reviewed April 30, 2018

A local recommended so we made reservations. Lovely place with nice outside tables. The host and servers were very nice and tried to be helpful...but were just lost. No bread until we asked twice...an hour between appetizers and main course - and that is after...More

Thank boxdoc7
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Let me start with the fact that I’m in the top ten reviewers on TA. That said, I’ve given out two five star ratings in my life. This includes a hotel in Italy and one other. This will be my third. The food really is...More

Thank Joseph L
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 Barracks St, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70116-2602
    (Decatur Street)
  • Public Transportation: Street car stops just one block away
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-569-0198
  • E-mail
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