We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Italian Barrel

430 Barracks St, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70116-2602
+1 504-569-0198
Call
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (46 reviews)
“sea bass” (20 reviews)
“penne vodka” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
430 Barracks St, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70116-2602
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (504)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 483 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After living in New Orleans for 3 years I rarely find a new restaurant to put in my rotation because we simply have so many great places. Of course we have new openings and some of those demand a visit. However, Italian Barrell fell through...More

Thank Jfc073
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was pricey but well worth it. I got the spinach ravioli and my husband got the truffle ravioli and we both loved our meals. The ravioli appeared to be freshly made, which is rare to find when we go out-most places tend to...More

Thank hlawlor24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"We have been here before so knew what to expect and although menu is nice, there were several specials that we ordered. I had one of the soup specials that frankly tasted like a can of tomatoes with bread in it. Not great but OK....More

Thank NewOrleansfirstgal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been to the Italian Barrel multiple times. Cozy little atmosphere, friendly staff and good food. Good selection if you are looking for vegetarian options.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Look, the food is quite good here but I just think it is over priced. Most Entrees in the $40s and high 30s. They have a couple less expensive options but it is the exception, not the rule. Having said that, should your wallet be...More

Thank Carbonara46
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere is great. It’s a small restaurant. The menu reminds me of what I grew up eating. They are very knowledgeable about wine also. I will be back on my next trip.

Thank johnmod
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Atmosphere terrific as is the decor. Would give both a 5. Food was good but not over the top. Still enjoyed what we had. Our server was very attentive. We went on Dec 23rd. It was very busy and a little noisy. We had reservations...More

1  Thank coach4774
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Great service, great food, great wine. Dirty looks from pretentious guests as we are friendly with the staff. Oh well!

Thank Cori A
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Arrived on time for an 8 o'clock reservation, was seated very quickly, but in the very rear of the restaurant next to a room divider in front of the bathrooms.We were originally facing the room divider and quickly changed positions at the table giving us...More

1  Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Celebratory 21st dinner with our family for a weekend trip - this dinner was excellent. Staff was exceptional and so happy to help us celebrate in a special way. Food was good and hearty. Make a reservation. Many were turned away while we were there....More

1  Thank PacNW_Oregonian
PreviousNext
12345649
Nearby
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
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 167 hotels in New Orleans
Le Richelieu in the French Quarter
1,230 reviews
.11 km away
The Frenchmen Hotel
986 reviews
.13 km away
Hotel de la Monnaie
178 reviews
.15 km away
Soniat House
339 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Louisiana Pizza Kitchen French Quarter
896 reviews
.05 km away
El Gato Negro Mexican Restaurant
592 reviews
.07 km away
Cafe Envie
364 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
New Orleans Jazz Museum
450 reviews
.07 km away
Anatolian Silver
46 reviews
.13 km away
Brieux Carre
16 reviews
.18 km away
Farmer's Market
30 reviews
.18 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
garysplaces
6 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jacquie C | Reviewed this property |
I would call as well.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing