NOLA ON THE SQUARE, a New Orleans Jazz Brasserie located on beautifully renovated Market Square. A breathtaking transformation of the storied 1902 Landmark Tavern, a Nouveau Creole menu, live jazz and blues music Friday and Saturday evenings all contribute to that Big Easy vibe. You'll love our Patio seating on Market Square and the convenience of Market Square Valet parking.

Stroll by and come see us at Nola On The Square.

Join us Saturday & Sunday for a

11:00am till 3:00pm


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24 Market Square Pittsburgh, PA 15222


Kassandra Scribner

Nouveau Creole

Kathy Marshall


11:30am till 10:00pm

11:30am till 10:00pm

11:30am till 11:00pm

4:00pm till 11:00 pm

Brunch: 11:00am - 3:00 pm

Dinner: 4:00pm - 9:00pm


Visa, MasterCard, AMEX,

Diners Club, Discover

Casual/Business Casual


Private Room, Bar/Lounge Dining, Happy Hour, Late Night, Wheelchair Accessible


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Non Smoking

Market Square Valet Parking

Monday thru Saturday 5:30PM-11PM

Sunday 11:00AM-9:00PM


Since seating can be limited at NOLA we make it easy for you to make a reservation, and provide you with different options to reserve a table.


1. Call us at 412-471-9100 If we are closed, leave a message with the date, time, and number of guests.


2. Use Open Table to guarantee your reservation and view availability in real time.

NOLA delivers with






MONDAY 5:00 -7:00PM

TUESDAY - FRIDAY 4:00 - 7:00PM

$4 Food and Drink Menu Specials


Yves Carreau

 Restaurateur Yves Carreau, owner and proprietor of the Big Y Group, hails from Lyon, France, where he attended and graduated from the highly acclaimed Thonon Les Bains Culinary Institute in 1978. Yves took his apprenticeship in the French West Indies, known for vibrant Caribbean cooking with a strong French influence. Ever the adventurer, Yves came to the United States and established himself in Los Angeles, California, where he worked at the famed “La Serre” restaurant in Studio City.


In 1984, Yves moved to Pittsburgh and was hired to manage the kitchen at the Churchill Valley Country Club. A few years later, he opened his first solo venture, Asiago, a French and Italian restaurant, located in One Oxford Centre downtown.


Today, Yves brings his diverse culinary palate and business savvy to the Pittsburgh and Baltimore restaurant scenes with all of his Big Y Group restaurants. Following the immense critical success of his flagship restaurant Sonoma (a west coast kitchen and wine bar) and its Penn Avenue sister Seviche, he took Seviche’s Nuevo Latino tapas concept east to debut Talara in Baltimore’s bustling inner harbor. Yves opened New Orleans jazz brasserie Nola On The Square in March 2011, and shortly punctuated his Market Square presence with the premiere of Pittsburgh’s sexiest new bar and champagne lounge, Perlé, in the summer of 2012.


After the evident success of Sonoma and Seviche, Yves was named 2007 Restaurateur of the Year by the Western Chapter of the Pennsylvania Restaurant Association. Yves also received the Wilmer S. Lapp Keystone Award in 2012.


Yves was honored as a 2015 recipient for the Downtown Experience Award by the Pittsburgh Downtown Community Development Corporation. The Downtown Experience Awards is the night for corporate, elected, entrepreneurial and community leaders to celebrate their collective efforts in creating the dynamic rebirth of Downtown.

August Vernon, Artist

Andrew (August) Vernon was born in Akron, Ohio in 1968. As a child, he was influenced by the paintings of his grandfather and uncles. Growing up in the south hills of Pittsburgh, Andrew attended Mt. Lebanon High School and The Art Institute of Pittsburgh. He launched out on an illustrative career in 1990 that took him through Pittsburgh, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Miami and Key West. Fascinated by the scale and beauty of the wall murals he had seen, Vernon landed back in Pittsburgh taking on larger scale commissions. Slowly developing his ability and talent for these works, Andrew created some of Pittsburgh's finest and most beloved murals. He received the nomination for The Governor's Award For The Arts in 2004 for his mural, Discovering McKeesport, painted for UPMC. "Everything this award is meant to be is summed up in your artwork" wrote Senators John Pippy and Sean Logan.


In 2005 Andrew began to follow his love for portraiture more closely refining his technique. He received a commission from the Mel Blount All-Star Celebrity Roast honoring such greats as John Stallworth, Rocky Bleier, and in 2007, Lynn Swann. Merging his illustrative and mural background with his current canvas work, Vernon has created a dimensional "cut-out" artwork as seen in B-ness and Lynn Swann as well as the Seviche paintings (view at Seviche in Pittsburgh's cultural district, Penn Avenue).


Andrew's latest paintings have hepled create the New Orleans atmosphere at NOLA on the square. Come in and enjoy his paintings.