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Vincent's Italian Cuisine

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4411 Chastant St, Metairie, LA 70006-2096
+1 504-885-2984
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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New Orleans
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199 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Vincent's still serves the best Italian food in New Orleans in a romantic atmosphere. Everything Vincent prepares is wonderful. We enjoyed several of the soup offerings (crayfish season) and were tempted by the beautiful softshell crabs that are just coming into season. Vincent constantly circulates through the restaurant and kitchen, watching for anything that could make the dining experience better.... More 

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Thank RNewOrleans
Metairie, Louisiana
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This restaurant has a terrific corn and crabmeat bisque that is served in a scooped out loaf of fresh bread. It is outstanding! The only problem is that there are so many wonderful dishes on the menu that you may have trouble deciding what to eat. Parking can be difficult but come early and you can beat the crowd because... More 

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Thank lrost
New Orleans, LA
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

First time there. Felt very welcome.Old school feeling and décor, pleasant, friendly atmosphere. We had escargot and eggplant appetizers- very good. Then parmesan crusted redfish, shrimp fettuccini, stuffed pork chop and cannelloni (each with a salad an the fish and pork chop came with a small helping of pasta and broccoli) and the four of us were very happy with... More 

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Thank kbrys79
Gonzales, Louisiana
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80 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

I just love this place. Small, quaint location right off Esplanade in Metairie specializing in Italian cuisine. The food was awesome and the service was great. The servers were really busy but still managed to frequently check on us. They allowed us to stay and visit for over 2 hours even tho we had finished our meal. Even gave us.... More 

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Thank John M
New Orleans, Louisiana
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69 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

When you walk in the front door of Vincent's you think you are at a family restaurant in Italy....the talian food was delicious and so fresh...it is very clean and charming and can't wait to go back.

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Thank Tunasalmen
Metairie, Louisiana
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46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I am drop dead serious here, I got teary eyed. I lost my Mi Mi in 2012, and since then I have missed more than ever her braciole. Being Sicilian, we are picky when it comes to our cuisine, and will gladly rip to shreds anyone who messes it up. This braciole reminded me of hers almost to perfection. The... More 

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Thank Brian H
New Orleans
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117 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

My wife and I along with another couple had dinner this past weekend here. The waiter promptly took our orders. We each ordered the corn and crab bisque. The waiter brought only 3 servings and we thought that the other one was still to come. NO SUCH LUCK! After being ignored for 5-6 minutes, my wife got up and spoke... More 

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Thank BubbieTravel
Mobile, Alabama
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4 reviews
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

It was wonderful!!!! The owner and his son were so engaged and friendly. The service was Great and the food was phenomenal!!!! We will be back again soon!!!

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Thank Lori W
New Orleans, Louisiana
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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Great meal in authentic and friendly surroundings. Oyster casserole appetizer was a great start. Veal Roberto with lump crabmeat was superb as was the Parmesan-crusted (not overly crusted but grilled beautifully) Redfish. Nathan was a great server and Vincent comes by to say hi and check on things.

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Thank GaryJA2015
Metairie
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate here for our anniversary. He loves the veal parmesan here. I love the crab cakes. The food is consistently very good. Nice for a romantic dinner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4411 Chastant St, Metairie, LA 70006-2096
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-885-2984

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?