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PIZZA NOLA TO CELEBRATE RETURN OF DONG PHUONG KING CAKES WITH CARNIVAL KICKOFF EVENT
Featuring Benny Grunch and the Bunch, Breakfast and Surprises

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Contact: Will Samuels (504) 872-0731

NEW ORLEANS, LA- December 13, 2016– Will Samuels, co-owner of Lakeview’s Pizza Nola, announced today the pizzeria once again will launch the Carnival season with an early-morning Carnival Kickoff event Friday, January 6, 2017, from 7-9am, at 141 W Harrison.

“The start of Carnival and King Cake season is a great day and we are excited to launch it with an early-morning celebration in our parking lot” Samuels said. He continued, “This year’s party will begin an hour earlier than last year to accommodate ...

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PIZZA NOLA TO CELEBRATE RETURN OF DONG PHUONG KING CAKES WITH CARNIVAL KICKOFF EVENT
Featuring Music, Breakfast, Book Signings and Pageantry

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Will Samuels (504) 872-0731

NEW ORLEANS, LA- December 15, 2015– Will Samuels, co-owner of Lakeview’s Pizza Nola, announced today the pizzeria will host a Carnival Kickoff event celebrating the return of the King Cakes from Dong Phuong Bakery on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, from 8 a.m. -10 a.m., at 141 W Harrison.

“We are delighted to continue our partnership with Dong Phuong Bakery,” Samuels said. “Last year we began offering their king cakes and many customers told us ‘this is the best I’ve ever had.’” He continued, &ldq...

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It's our Fifth Birthday! Pizza Nola's official Opening Day was October 8, 2010, and we are thrilled and thankful to have made it through our first five years. Since our opening, it's been a myriad of great food, movie nights, fun events, tasty breakfasts, refreshing gelato, social media shenanigans, and Sharknado celebrations. Want to know what's in the above picture? Here's a primer so you'll be in the loop:

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In commemoration of the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, we have created a collection of three limited-edition gelato flavors. Our Resilience Collection includes

“Chocolate City”: A harmonious blend of dark chocolate and white chocolate gelato interspersed with appropriately diversified robust ribbons of chocolate chips.

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What a fun night! We had a great time at our Sharknado 3 Viewing Party and Costume Contest. See our full recap with lots of tweets and pictures in our Storify article: https://storify.com/PizzaNola/oursharknado3party

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Join us Wednesday, July 22!

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Contact: Will Samuels (504) 872-0731

NEW ORLEANS, LA- July 9, 2015– Will Samuels, co-owner of Lakeview’s Pizza Nola, announced today that the pizzeria will host a viewing party and costume contest for the premiere of the SyFy Channel original movie Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, from 7:00-10pm, at 141 W Harrison.

“The Sharknado films may comprise one of the most important cinematic trilogies of our time,” said Samuels. “At this point, it has become our civic duty as responsible media consumers and as a casual affordably-priced full-service family restaurant to commemorate it accordingly.” Previously, the restaurant has held viewing parties for the first two S...

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So Nola.com just wrapped up its look at the “top” local pizzerias in New Orleans but alas, Pizza Nola was overlooked. It’s ok- we know we’re the best. Here’s why:

1. Whatever we can make in-house, we make in-house.

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Last year, we began offering king cakes from Dong Phuong bakery and the response was incredible. So many customers told us "this is the best king cake I've ever had," and we agree.

We're delighted to continue our partnership with Dong Phuong in 2016. Located in New Orleans East, Dong Phuong has been serving the community for over 30 years, and many area restaurants serve their French bread and pastries. Their King Cakes are out of this world. They're made with a light, flaky rich pastry dough with a scalloped outer edge and topped with a yummy cream cheese icing (instead of the powdered-sugar based frosting which is glopped on to most other area cakes). Pizza Nola is one of the very few places in the city (aside from making the trek to N...

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