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Laura's Candies

331 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2216
+1 800-992-9699
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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“pralines” (162 reviews)
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331 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2216
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

My mouth drools just thinkin of words to use to describe Laura's Candies. We stopped in on a visit to New Orleans because family had gifted us a certificate. We had the most difficult time choosing from all the delectable choices, but left with bags...More

Thank tspoon87
Reviewed 30 July 2017

There's a brand of praline that is ubiquitous in the French Quarter. However, just because their marketing distribution and product placement may be better, it doesn't mean the candy tastes better. Trust me. Laura's Candies, by far, has the most flavorful praline in the Quarter....More

1  Thank wtklemp
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife stop here every time we ate in new Orleans .....the staff is always friendly and helpful .....and the candies are amazing. I love the pralines and they have a huge selection

Thank hungryhungryj
Reviewed 27 June 2017

With so many candy stores in New Orleans, and literally every one of them claiming to have the best pralines, it is hard to differentiate yourself. Here, however, the staff made all the difference. The salesperson from the time we walked in was exceptionally friendly,...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I continue to stop at Laura's on every New Orleans visit, and couldn't stop myself on my last visit in May 2017 either. I thought I'd be able to keep myself out of the store but I failed miserably. My fellow French Quarter enthusiast/partner in...More

1  Thank radiowitch
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The pralines were absolutely to die for and they have lots of generous free samples. And who can beat 30cent postcards?

Thank LorenaLeilani
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Great candy and the woman who helped us was very friendly. Great place to shop and the pralines (especially the Creole Pralines) are special. All the chocolates are wonderful.

Thank Jach P
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We stopped in here several times over our visit in NOLA. An amazing place with everything you could want!! Best candy shop we found. Free samples of many of their products. The Mississippi Mud (available with milk or dark chocolate, has pecans and caramel too)...More

Thank retiredtraveler1249
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Not the cheapest but an amazing assortment of sweet treats, including free samples. Be sure to try the Mississippi Mud. I wish I had bought more!

Thank Frisbee_0905
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We wondered into Laura's just by chance. I talked to the owner and told her about our local homemade chocolate store. She had me try a little bit of this and a little bit of that. The next thing I know we are having her...More

Thank Pam S
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
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 331 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2216
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 800-992-9699
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