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L'italiano Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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701 Barksdale Blvd, Bossier City, LA 71111-4501
+1 318-747-7777
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Benton, Louisiana
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been to this restaurant several times through the years and the food is always excellent. This time was mo exception. However through no fault of the restaurant, get there was very challenging. The city road work has everything messed up and signage was very poor. Our server as very efficient except he failed to tell us about the... More 

Thank J T
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103 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My sons and I finished touring Fly Heart Brewery located across the street and someone made mention of the place. The Best Decision I made that week. We ordered the works, everything item from soup to entree was excellent. This isnt Olive Garden Italiana this is the real deal. Even though I live almost 2 hrs away. I will drive... More 

Thank James S
Saint Louis, Missouri
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452 reviews
290 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

We stopped in to L'italiano based on the TA reviews. We were not disappointed with our choice. While it takes a little effort to get here because of the local road construction, t's very worthwhile and you will enjoy their food. My wife enjoyed their cannelloni special - a crepe rather than tubular noodle filled with mozzarella and spinach. I... More 

Thank JimSTL1021
Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
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162 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

The server, Mike had waited on us 30 years before. The food is still as good as it was then. I had the Veal Parmesan, which comes with a small side of spaghetti and marinara. I ordered a side of spinach, which was just okay. The veal was very tender. The house wines are good and there is a large... More 

Thank David T
Ruston, LA
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97 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Went with a group for a farewell visit. Our waiter (Chris, I think) was friendly and on top of things. The lunch was tasty and well portioned. It was not too busy.

Thank RustonTraveller
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I are in town for the River Cities Triathlon and I needed my pre-race lasagna. We saw this place on TA so decided to check it out. We were drastically underdressed and did not have a reservation but they got us worked in quickly! Service and food were great! Highly recommend.

Thank Jeremy W
Bossier City, LA
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Food was the best, freshest Italian we have to eat in this area... Service is always excellent, nice wine list. Awesome date night ....

Thank GQGeneric
Shreveport, Louisiana
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85 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

If you like Italian food you must visit this place. It looks like a little hole in the wall, but let me say some of the most wonderful food you will eat.

Thank romron
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68 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We were there for supper. Between us we had the lasagna and spaghetti and meatballs. The red sauce is really good. The bread us scrumptious and the creamy Italian dressing is Devine. We will definitely return.

Thank TLR200
North Carolina
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

We were very delighted to find this restaurant by happenstance. We were staying about two blocks away and were looking for an Italian restaurant and did we hit the jackpot. The meal was excellent and all sauces were prepared on site by the chef, so no fast food, chain meal. Chris, our waiter, was very attentive and experienced. It happened... More 

Thank Bucky005

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Barksdale Blvd, Bossier City, LA 71111-4501
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Bossier City
  • Phone Number: +1 318-747-7777

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