This Roadside Restaurant Near New Orleans Has Been Serving The Best Italian Food For Over 60 Years

There’s nothing better than a big plate of pasta. When you’re craving Italian cuisine, there are certainly plenty of options in the city, but there’s one roadside restaurant that’s only about 17 miles from New Orleans and worthy of the journey. They’ve been a favorite with locals for over 70 years, and it’s time you pay them a visit. Let’s check it out.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Just a reminder that Mosca’s is cash only, so be sure to bring enough cash with you. Don’t worry, if you forget you can always use their ATM. For more information, including a full menu and hours of operation, check out their website.


If you’re hungry for more Italian restaurants in New Orleans, check out our previous article here.

Have you ever eaten at Mosca’s? What’s your favorite thing on the menu? Let us know in the comments below!