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Malara's Italian Restaurant

) #123 of 1,125 Restaurants in Omaha $$ - $$$ Italian
2123 Pierce St, Omaha, NE 68108-3427
+1 402-346-8001
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“ravioli” (6 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
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2123 Pierce St, Omaha, NE 68108-3427
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A customer of mine brought me here many years ago and I keep going back when I'm in Omaha the best home made noodles especially the spigetty carbonara and the red sauce is great. I always buy a jar of the salad dressing to bring...More

Thank RM J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice lunch spot for lunch. Wait staff are very pleasant. The food is truly an Italian delight.

Thank X4555IGgeorges
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a former Omahan who grew up in South Omaha, I always visit Malara's when I'm in town. They have the best homemade noodles and meatballs! It may not be the fanciest place but it sure tastes amazing.

Thank eelnahs
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This is a favorite place of mine to get a nice Italian meal. I live in Sioux Falls SD but when I got to Omaha I try and make one of my evening meals here. The food and service is good and it has a...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Malara's has a very sweet red sauce that complements it's homemade dishes! I always get the Saturday special, sausage tortellini and white sauce. My wife loves the chicken tortellini and red sauce, and my dad loves the lasagna. The lasagna is unique because it is...More

Thank Traveled402
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Homemade pastas, sauces and salad dressings. What more could one ask for? This place never fails to please, and it's a place to take out-of-towners to really impress them with the fare this great family-operated restaurant serves.

Thank DEPOmaha
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is a genuine local family owned Italian Restaurant. In my opinion, the best in Omaha.While there are fancier and way more expensive ones. This one's the best I know of in town.

Thank 53rwd
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Have been coming here since they opened when they only had about six tables. Always ordered the lasagna and the ravioli. Their pasta and ravioli is homemade and taste great. Portions are huge and we always get a second meal out of them.

Thank Matt K
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I was flying solo in town for business and was looking for some Italian. As some of the reviews have said, the service wasn't the best. The waitress barely gave me any time and seemed very rushed. The restaurant itself was unique in a "home"setting...More

Thank Gaou9239
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Not impressed, we waited nearly 45 minutes to be seated and waited for another hour for our food to arrive. Two people in our group received cold food, another plate was under cooked and another plate received their meal over cooked. The staff was slow...More

Thank Caleb W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2123 Pierce St, Omaha, NE 68108-3427
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-346-8001
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