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Five NOLA Places for National Fettuccine Alfredo Day

12:00 February 03, 2022
By: Gracie Wise

Whether you like it with chicken, shrimp, or by itself, New Orleans has plenty of Italian places to order fettuccine alfredo. Here's are five local restaurants where you can order some for National Fettuccine Alfredo Day on February 7.

Venezia Restaurant

Pizza isn't the only thing you'll find on the menu! Located on Carrollton Avenue in Mid City, Venezia puts a Creole twist on its Italian cuisine. Lasagna, fried calamari, and muffulettas are just a few of the many items that'll leave your mouth watering. They also serve fettuccine alfredo, which can be served alone, with chicken or shrimp, or with the Eggplant Vatican, which is served with shrimp and crawfish in a creamy crabmeat sauce. If you've saved room for dessert, visit Angelo Brocato nearby for some homemade gelato, tiramisu, and cannoli! 134 N. Carrollton Ave., 504-488-7991,

Landry's Seafood House

If last year's summer makes you feel nostalgic, visit Landry's Seafood House for some fresh Gulf seafood fare. While Louisiana has three locations, you'll want to visit Landry's Lake Charles location if you want some fettuccine. You can order some with your choice of chicken or shrimp, mushrooms, tomatoes, green onions, and their signature alfredo sauce. Pair it with a shrimp cocktail, house salad, and a glass of N'awlins Punch. 2550 Golden Nugget Blvd., Lake Charles, 337-508-4106,

Nephew's Ristorante

Chef Frank Catalanotto pays a tribute to his uncle Tony Angello by bringing his recipes to your palate. Since 2018, Nephew's Ristorante draws Metairie residents from Tuesday to Saturday each week, especially long-time customers who've frequented Tony Angello's Ristorante since 1972. Be sure to order fettuccine with classics such as chicken parmigiana, stuffed shrimp, and Mama's eggplant. Don't forget to sweeten your palate with a cappuccino and a slice of lemon ice box pie! 4445 W. Metairie Ave., Metairie, 504-533-9998,

A Tavola

Located at Lakeside Shopping Center, a Tavola Restaurant & Bar serves features modern Italian cuisine in a vibrant atmosphere. Their menu features tasty Neapolitan-style pizzas, lip-smacking appetizers, and savory paninis. For National Fettuccine Alfredo Day, order the panéed chicken or Gulf shrimp fettuccine alfredo and pair it with grilled bruschetta, brick oven roasted vegetables, and garlic mashed potatoes. This restaurant has something for everyone! 3413 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie, 504-577-2235,

G's Pizza

Can't eat out? No problem—G's Pizza's got you covered. While their popular items are build-your-own pizzas, they also serve burgers, salads, and wraps. Craving pasta? Order their alfredo pasta with chicken or shrimp and pair it with some cheesy garlic bread sticks and a slice of turtle cheesecake. If you live near their Downtown location, you can also order it with crawfish to give it some Creole flare. Multiple Locations,

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