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Malara's Italian Restaurant

#134 of 1,099 Restaurants in Omaha}
€€ - €€€Italian
2123 Pierce St, Omaha, NE 68108-3427
+1 402-346-8001
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“lasagna” (10 reviews)
“meat sauce” (2 reviews)
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2123 Pierce St, Omaha, NE 68108-3427
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a little hole in the wall that delivers big surprises! Right smack dab in the middle of a residential neighborhood, when you walk in I was apprehensive, but the inside is a classic décor of an old school South Omaha Italian restaurant,...More

Thank EZZIP23
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is the real deal! Homemade pasta dishes at a very reasonable price. Braciole! Homemade rolls. Homemade Italian salad dressing. Old school Italian decor. Very nice waitress. Additional servers keeping water glasses full and clearing plates. Wine by the half carafe was an excellent value....More

Thank Nomad062_10
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

It's Homecoming weekend at PLHS, and our girls' choice was Milara's for dinner. The parents couldn't pass up the opportunity for a great time, so we sat in a different section and really enjoyed the company. Highly recommend the veal parmesan. But first, you must...More

Thank Joel R
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Love the polpetes (meatballs). The sauce here is very good and I've tried most of the pasta dishes. Very good as well.

Thank GabrielleD214
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Worst experience I've had in a long time for what I thought would be a nice lunch with my son. We walked in around 11:30 am on a Monday and there were only a few tables. One table of 8, two tables of 5 and...More

Thank Alicia H
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We went there because the reviews were so good. The food was awful. Worn out salad. Meatballs that were unidentifiable. I ordered greens beans as a side, said I didn't eat meat. These were cooked with bacon! De ver didn't think that was meat. Tasteless...More

Thank mharris621
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This is the best Italian reataurant- at a moderate price in Omaha. Very delicious food and nice ambiance

Thank Robyn P
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Food was very tasty and the buns were excellent. Salad was basically iceberg lettuce drowned with the house dressing. Lasagna was very good. Atmosphere pleasant. Waitress rather slow at times.

Thank 11,814
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Have lived in Omaha just short of 3 years. We love Italian food and love small. Mom and Pop places instead of chains. We came to Malara's on a Monday night at our son's suggestion. Had never even heard of it before. We went in...More

Thank petsitter
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A customer of mine brought me here many years ago and I keep going back when I'm in Omaha the best home made noodles especially the spigetty carbonara and the red sauce is great. I always buy a jar of the salad dressing to bring...More

Thank RM J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2123 Pierce St, Omaha, NE 68108-3427
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-346-8001
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