• Samosa served on a plate
  • Truffle fries
  • Salt and pepper chicken


Sala Nola is a Lakeview restaurant and bar that specializes in great cocktails and wine paired with delicious shareable small plates and entrees.
The focus at Sala Nola is to create a welcoming and stylish atmosphere where guests can relax and enjoy the company of friends and family. Whether you're stopping by for a cocktail or settling in for a full meal, the staff at Sala Nola are committed to making you feel at home.
The menu features a variety of small plates and entrées, designed for sharing and sampling. The dishes are made using fresh, locally-sourced seafood and are crafted to highlight the flavors and textures of each ingredient. The cocktail and wine list is equally impressive, with a range of creative and expertly-crafted drinks to choose from.
In addition to dinner service, Sala Nola also offers a weekend brunch, complete with bottomless mimosas on Saturdays. Whether you're looking for a casual meal or a night out with friends, Sala Nola is the perfect spot to unwind and enjoy some of the best food and drink that Lakeview has to offer.

About the Owner

Joseph Riccobono carries on the traditions of his family in the New Orleans culinary scene, known for his dedication to local business development and economic growth. As the owner of Sala Nola and a member of several boards of directors, including the Metairie Business Development District (MBDD), Chefs Brigade, and the Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission (JEDCO), he has worked hard to support and promote small businesses in the area. 

Joseph's passion for food and hospitality runs deep, and he has been a part of the Riccobono family restaurant business for decades, which owns other popular establishments in the area such as Riccobono's Peppermill, Riccobono's Panola St. Café, and Café Navarre. He continues to help to grow and expand their portfolio of successful establishments while committed to community involvement and economic development.