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Nola Bistro & Lounge

$$ - $$$, , International
204 Central Ave, Osseo, MN 55369-1256
+1 952-334-5857
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“étouffée” (13 reviews)
“hush puppies” (8 reviews)
Bar, Contemporary, International, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
204 Central Ave, Osseo, MN 55369-1256
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My hubby and I joined my parents at NOLA to celebrate my dad’s bday. Unique place, great cocktails and good food. The zaataar (sp?) bruschetta and street food appetizers are SO good - highly recommend. Our service was slow due to the fact that our...More

Thank MegE9608
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To be honest we did not eat at Nola Bistro. When we were seated at a table that was about one yard stick square, up against the wall, chairs that you sunken in with no cushion, and a menu we couldn't understand we left.

Thank roxaneh750
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing! This is a Twin Cities gem!! Decor in incredible, I felt transported into the south. Staff was so kind, attentive, funny, and overall top notch. Food....oh my yumminess! Every single item we ordered was filled with deep aromas and flavors. I was very...More

1  Thank javolkma
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We went here for the Valentine's Day prefixed menu, and everything was wonderful! Lots of food (leftovers came home with us) and all tasty. The lounge is very cool too, the owner mixes some very interesting and yummy concoctions - but please bring back the...More

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We went here for our first time and really enjoyed our meal. They make their own syrups for their specialty cocktails and I tried the Hurricane and it was really good! We got the Hush Puppies and they amazing, but we could have used more...More

1  Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 22 February 2018

I came here for a birthday dinner with a group of 6 and we received fantastic and prompt service. Nola serves authentic, unique Indian and Middle-Eastern cuisine that will have you hooked. The restaurant has a whimsical ambiance and the family that owns the restaurant...More

1  Thank gullo006
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Ate there a few times, last time on Valentines day. They had a great special for two. Table was nicely set up , food was great and service was awesome. We loved the New Orleans style food with Indian influence, everything was very tasty, the...More

1  Thank Lucian B
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Kettle River Consulting held our 2017 Christmas Party at Nola. What a blast! Great food, very attentive service, and thoughtful preparation. We used a space they have for group meetings and had about 20 guests. The space could have probably held 40 comfortably and we...More

1  Thank mle0999
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Good non-chain or non-typical American food restaurants have a hard time in the Osseo/Maple Grove area. This is at least the second restaurant incarnation we've been to at this address. On an albeit snowy November Friday night there were only two other couples there when...More

1  Thank parksvisitor
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I work for a credit union and every 3 months we have a team outing. We chose NOLA this time and it has beat every other place we've been to this year. The food, drinks, ambiance and service is top notch! I love finding places...More

1  Thank 923Jasminejohn
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6 April 2017|
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Thank you for your interest in our restaurant. We do have it listed under the following page. nolamn. com restaurant-dining-maple-grove-mn Thanks, Nola Bistro & Lounge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Contemporary, International, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Wine and Beer, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Central Ave, Osseo, MN 55369-1256
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Osseo
  • Phone Number: +1 952-334-5857
  • E-mail
Are you looking for something out of the ordinary experience? Fresh seasonal REAL foods made from scratch? Nola is a Global Foodie Experience - healthy, affordable in a fun environment. - Handcrafted drinks with fresh juices & house syrups with roses, galangal, orange blossoms, lavender. - Food cooked with blends from our in-house spice store - Nola offers comfort food cooked to order & made healthy - A local, independent restaurant & gathering place with different rooms & ambiances (Bar, Lounge & Dining Room) with dishes from all over the world - Nola also has an event center for all your special parties - birthdays, anniversaries, rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, corporate parties - Its Mardi Gras Party on Fat Tuesday is the talk of the town Transport yourself to an international destination like New York, Paris, Zurich, London, Mumbai or New Orleans. A Destination Restaurant for Minneapolis and St. Paul
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