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Samantha Castagnetti
Chef and Proprietor
          "Lady of Verona, Italy"

Verona, Italy-born and raised Chef Samantha Castagnetti creates “Northern Italian” dishes at The Italian Barrel in the New Orleans French Quarter.  Chef Samantha, believes in serving only the finest, freshest, highest quality food she can find. She also believes in giving you an Italian food experience like no other, which is why she imports many of her items directly from Italy.
Featured by "New Orleans Best of Dining 2012", 
 "Gambit Weekly" and "Zagat Rated"
Rated 4 Stars  by WWL TV Channel 4 News
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Rated 5 Stars by Talk of the Town.