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Cannella

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$$ - $$$
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1113 Highway 90, Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520-1535
+1 228-467-4110
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Today
12:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 18:00
Wed 18:00 - 20:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
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New Orleans, United States
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103 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This husband and wife chef team boasts from Germany and Italy respectively. They prepare and serve authentic German and Italian cuisine at its best. Do not be deceived by its location and rather spartan atmosphere. This establishment serves some of the finest authentic representative dishes from that area of Europe you'll find stateside. Only the freshest and authentic ingredients are... More 

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Thank Randall S
Long Beach, Mississippi
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145 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place was recommended by a local. We had to eat here once we learned it was Italian and German. I ended up ordering from the Italian side--squash ravioli. My husband ordered from the German side--Jager schnitzel. Everything is made fresh and their beers/coffee are imported. We shared a caprese salad which was classic and delicious, as was the stuffed... More 

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Thank Loren R
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93 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We love this tiny little restaurant which serves up the freshest German and Italian foods from miles around. The specials you will not find anywhere else simply because some of his items are imported from Italy and Germany! My husband and I usually try to select a different dish and swap half way. It's all delicious. The desserts are quite... More 

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Thank Marilyn S
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

A piece of Europe. A small window into a beautiful part of this world. A married couple who using their old world cooking style and tradition brings to the coast long lost feel for many here in the south. Your cook actually grow up eating and preparing what we order.

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Thank Notsyscofood
New Orleans, United States
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103 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

This tiny quaint restaurant on Highway 90 in Bay St, Louis can be easily overlooked. The Italian and German husband and wife chefs offer a unique array of both traditional German and Italian comfort foods. Attention to detail is quite obvious in preparation and presentation of the dishes served. Although my favorite, sauerbraten was not offered on the menu, The... More 

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Thank Randall S
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Cozy atmosphere,good food but unique to this area OWNERS are husband and wife team who do all the cooking, Dine Inside or outside or carry out

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Thank Sylvia Y
Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi, United States
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80 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

If your looking for authentic food German or Italian this is it. We have been several times with flawless service and food. The desserts are equally perfect. Get there early as its a small place and fills up fast.

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Thank Jeff H
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

German comfort food at its best. The atmosphere was nice and the waitress was both beautiful and friendly. The food was delicious and as authentic as you will get in the United States. A nice and cozy little place. Next time I will try the Italian side of the menu!

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Thank Tom S
Waveland, Mississippi
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Have been living in Waveland for the past 3 years, just got around to trying Cannella last night, wish we would have tried this place when we first got here. It was great, all dishes we selected were delicious. Plan to go back soon and try more on the menu.

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Thank DK1305
Mississippi
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

This was our first dining experience at Canella but it won't be our last. We ordered schnitzel and it was extremely authentic and enjoyable. I enjoyed the small feel of the dining area. It was rather quiet and unlike the larger dining rooms filled with the usual restaurant chatter. The pork is imported and is authentic German. They make everything... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 20
Cuisine
Italian, German
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts American Express
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1113 Highway 90, Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520-1535
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Bay Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 228-467-4110
Description
This is a small European style restaurant. Limited seating and staff make for an intimate experience. Traditional meals from Germany and Italy are offered. Menu may change due to availability.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?