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Sylvain

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
French Quarter
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625 Chartres Street, New Orleans, LA 70130 (Between Toulouse and St. Peter)
+1 504-265-8123
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Today
17:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on a Friday afternoon. We decided to eat at the bar, where we efficiently greeted by the bartender. They make their own Bloody Mary mix from scratch (not tomato juice) and it was delicious. Food was good, if a tad pricey. I'd definitely go back.

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Thank Dickm8
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a very nice restaurant with a very good menu. I loved the chilled gulf shrimp appetizer. The grilled hanger steak entree was very good too. The atmosphere inside was very nice and relaxing. Not noisy or cramped. Overall we had a great meal.

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Thank Michael G
Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food and service were excellent and the inside is cozy and romantic. Outside courtyard is awesome too!

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Thank RainCitiGirl
New York, New York, United States
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Hands down one of my favorite restaurants in New Orleans. The restaurant is set back a bit from the street and has both indoor and outdoor seating. My friends and I split a bunch of appetizers including the fried eggplant & burrata to start, short rib, beef cheeks and pappardelle bolognese which was to die for!

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Thank Kailee C
Madison, Wisconsin
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If I could do 4.5, I would. We will definitely be back next time in NOLA. But have to give one strike for my steak waiting in the window a little too long. They made up with after dinner drinks on the house. It was cooked properly and tasty, but just wasn't at its peak when I got it. The... More 

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Thank Travis W
Toronto, Canada
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Some of the best food we ever ate. I had the scallops. Delicious. My wife ordered a hamburger and said it was one of the best meals she ever ate. Yes, you read it right. A hamburger.

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Thank Peter K
Smithton, Pennsylvania
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I made reservations here for our first night in NO. Being our first time in NO we did not realize how SLOW the streetcars run and how BIG the city is so we were over a half hour late. The restaurant called us to conform we were still coming and bless them for holding the reservation. We basically ran there... More 

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We started with the Smoked Fish Fritters, which were a little spicier than expected but delicious nonetheless. My husband had the steak while I opted for the beef cheeks. We felt both of our dishes were absolutely delicious and filling. For dessert, he had the peanut butter ice cream oatmeal cookie, which he thought was amazing. I had the pot... More 

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Thank mae3785
Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined in the late evening in their quaint courtyard. There are 4 tables to the rear courtyard, (we sat in the far back side) which makes for a nice evening under the stars. The courtyard is a little bit dark, would have been nice to see our food a little more. I ordered the fish balls, they were pretty good.... More 

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Thank thatgirlnej
Lafayette, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is one of my favorites, if you are not looking for it you will pas it by. The food is second to none in NOLA. The chef is awesome, very nice to talk to. Drinks and atmosphere are over the top. Make sure and give the restaurant a go!

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Thank Mark M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 26
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 625 Chartres Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
    (Between Toulouse and St. Peter)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-265-8123

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French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port of call for folks in search of a good time and a great story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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