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Nola Bistro & Lounge

$$ - $$$, , International
204 Central Ave, Osseo, MN 55369-1256
+1 952-334-5857
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
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“hush puppies” (7 reviews)
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Bar, Contemporary, International, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
204 Central Ave, Osseo, MN 55369-1256
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for dinner Saturday night, and there was a festival going on with the street blocked off. We had made a reservation, but that was not needed. When we went in at 7:00pm we were the only ones there! two other tables filled while...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We waited 25 minutes for our drinks - ended up leaving without?? Not sure where all of the good reviews are coming from.More

Thank myronkjr1963
Nola55369, Guest Relations Manager at Nola Bistro & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was challenging as a large group had just come in before you and our refreshing made from scratch without mixes - handcrafted cocktails, may take a little more time to make. My apologies - should you like to stop by our bar, we would...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

My husband and I have eaten at Nola's several times and have thoroughly enjoyed ourselves each time! Delicious food, great service, and an excellent ambience! I recently met the owner who explained to me the food is prepared following Ayurvedic guidelines. Ayurveda means living in...More

Thank SandyKrzyzanowski
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Who knew we have such a gem hidden in sleepy little Osseo? My wife and I went for date night, slightly leery of the New Orleans/Indian fusion menu. I’ve had a lot of terrific meals in Louisiana before moving to Minnesota. I was prepared to...More

Thank Spinx12
Nola55369, Owner at Nola Bistro & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

We are so glad you had a good experience and enjoyed what we have worked so hard for. Also thank you for understanding what we do here and writing the review. Looking forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 20 July 2018

We went with no expectations as downtown Osseo is not typically a place we think of going for a great meal. Our expectations were totally blown out of the water! This quaint little bistro is a terrific place to enjoy a meal where each piece...More

1  Thank pppeterNewHope
Reviewed 7 July 2018

The food was delicious, and we were treated very kindly. The chef took special care of us and made us feel like family. We love their approach to local, healthy food that is easy on the environment. I will definitely be back to try more...More

1  Thank marykwright
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Atmosphere = 10 Service = 10 Food = 100 Mix of New Orleans, Thai, and Indian. A healthy ethnic blend of awesome. Everything made fresh, in house, and you can tell. We went in blind with no expectations and left feeling like family and absolutely...More

1  Thank AngN26
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Lovely place for a girls night out. The menu is a unique collection of cuisines. We each ordered something different and all were excellent. Eric was our server and he took great care of us.

1  Thank LizardGL
Reviewed 8 April 2018 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 2 April 2018

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
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12 April 2017|
Response from Nola55369 | Property representative |
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6 April 2017|
Response from Nola55369 | Property representative |
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, Vegetarian Friendly
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, 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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