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Nola

535 Ramona St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1710
+1 650-328-2722
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good49%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (39 reviews)
“beignets” (16 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
535 Ramona St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1710
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1 - 10 of 218 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Think of a rectangle picture with a frame. The picture itself is an open air courtyard with a fountain in the middle and enough heat lamps that regardless of the fact that it was cold/windy outside, we felt very warm and cozy - in fact,...More

Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is one of those places that has a better reputation than it deserves. Don’t misunderstand, the food, drinks and service are good, but not a place that pops to mind when I am thinking of entertaining. That said, it does appear to be a...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our meal was great! First we shared Crispy Hot Chicken Sliders as an appetizer. Enough for two! Then we had their Cajun tacos for dinner. They were unique and tasty -- we had Spice Shrimp Tacos and BBQ Pulled Pork Tacos. Really good. Both of...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came because company event, that covers the food and drink. Since we were busy, we didn't have any drinks until we were about leaving. To our surprise, we were charged for those drinks, because they were ordered just a minute outside the event window....More

Thank annaF931ZL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional and rustic building with lots of separate rooms and spaces to enjoy authentic Mexican styled food. Great friendly service and full and comprehensive drinks menu - excellent Margaritas! Fun!

Thank Charlie E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the seafood etouffee and my date had the jambalaya. Neither are authentic Nwalins cooking. I say this as a person who has been to New Orleans about 7 times. We had a shot of Patron each and she had a margarita and I...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 15 September 2017

a good bar to hang out with friends.. though it is crowded with people may be because its the best one in the neighbourhood.. order your drinks and have fun..

Thank rpszone
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

On your way through or near Palo Alto, CA, you must eat at NOLA! We had the best jambalaya, etoufee,crawfish and gumbo since visiting New Orleans!! The atmosphere was warm and inviting too. I will be back!!

Thank easiliypleased
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Went to NOLA for Sunday brunch. The inside really makes you forget that you are in Palo Alto! The restaurant is large and airy. We were seated at a cute table on the second level overlooking the fountain below. Mardi gras beads hang around the...More

Thank ashelayg
Reviewed 31 July 2017

My family and I visited New Orleans in April and decided to check out NOLA on a weekend visit to see how it measured up. Overall, we were very pleased and the energetic, NOLA like atmosphere, made a it fun and satisfying dinner.

Thank JPOS_CA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 535 Ramona St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1710
    (Hamilton)
  • Public Transportation: CalTrans Palo Alto. And a late night cab stand on the weekends.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-328-2722
Description
Nola will transport you into the heart of the Quarter! Authentic folk art and the largest Hurricanes in town will get you ready for a bayou blowout.
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