"Delicious meatball parm. & Grilled cheese. Best regular fries in town."

-Heather B.

"What an awesome Philadelphia Steak Sandwich! Best you can get around here."

– Debbie M

"Nothing else comes close. To go and eat quality food, in a friendly family-like atmosphere...you can't put a price on that."

–  Jeff J

"Great food; friendly service! The meatball parm took me back to the streets of Boston...aaahhhh"

– Chris C



Customer Raves

Critic’s choice was established by the Carrozza family in January of 1986. Starting our first location on Rue Verdun. In 1992 our second location was opened on Murray St. in Downtown Alexandria, LA to provide a convenient eatery to our growing downtown area.

Our Story

Italian Market

415 Murray Street, Alexandria, LA,                                       5208 Rue Verdun, Alexandria,  LA

           318442-3333                                                                                  318-445-1680

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