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Battistella's - CLOSED

200 E Martin St, Raleigh, NC 27601-2191
+1 919-803-2501
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
17 Nov 2015
“3rd visit not the charm”
25 Oct 2015
“Nice location, Mediocre food, Environment needs attention”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, French, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
200 E Martin St, Raleigh, NC 27601-2191
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Reviewed 18 November 2015

Have been here a couple of times since the 1st review, and enjoyed the food so when a friend wanted to try someplace downtown I suggested here. I was looking forward to the plantation salad as it is a fav. Tuesday evening is pretty slow...More

Thank magill1986
Reviewed 26 October 2015

After reading positive reviews, 4 of us decided to try Battistellas for dinner. Unfortunately our experience will not entice us to return. Positives: --Great downtown location with parking garage conveniently nearby --Nice building with exposed brick walls giving it a vintage feel --Hush puppies excellent;...More

Thank NandDUSA
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Ate dinner with friends here for the first time. We arrived early to have a drink at the bar and wait on our guests. No prices on drink menu for cocktails? Asked bartender who had an attitude the whole time why and she said if...More

Thank Lynne K
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Came here for their Triangle Restaurant Week offering. $30 for a 3-course meal and it was worth it. Had the Hoop Cheddar Aroncini - sinfully delectable, for the appetizer. The blackened Shrimp jambalaya was really good but on the small portion side...it needed more. The...More

Thank Malenggay
Reviewed 6 September 2015

This restaurant has a lot of things going for it from the central location in downtown, to the interior brick decor and delicious food. Had the shrimp and grits which have thinly sliced andouille sausage and creamy goat cheese. We tried the lightly breaded oysters...More

Thank thegreathawaiian
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Enjoy the food and service. It was something New and tasty. Definitely would come back. The menu has many options and the staff was attentive and friendly. The ambiance was perfect.

Thank Paty R
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Good authentic creole new orleans food. it used to be even better when they were in a little hotel off crabree mall. The new location in downtown raleigh is still good but not as great

Thank pbenja1
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Oysters were lightly breaded, which allows for a nice flavor in the sandwich. You really taste the oysters and the bread is also good, soft with a little crispiness on the outside. We did have a big group, but its a small place and there...More

Thank tjeason
Reviewed 1 August 2015

We have never been to New Orleans, but we have swung through the outskirts of Louisiana and Houston. Both places we had the opportunity to try Cajun cooking. This place transported us back with their version of gator bites, jambalaya and red beans and rice....More

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 23 July 2015

We happened upon this place while walking around and was very impressed by the food. It was a good price and very tasty.

Thank AM97
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 E Martin St, Raleigh, NC 27601-2191
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-803-2501
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