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Criollo Restaurant

214 Royal St, in Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans, LA 70130-2227
+1 504-681-4444
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“criollo” (192 reviews)
“snapper” (24 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
214 Royal St, in Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans, LA 70130-2227
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1 - 10 of 722 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is well appointed and has an air of sophistication. We arrived for a mid morning breakfast and were seated next to the service table and asked to move to a window seat as there were plenty of empty tables. We were offered menus...More

Thank MuchoJourneyers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in the Hotel Monteleone, this is a really nice place to eat any meal and has an excellent staff as well. I don't usually eat in my hotel, but this is one I look forward to visiting for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Thank gmichaelcampbell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a girls trip and stayed at hotel Monteleone the food at the restaurant was amazing but the service was the best! Mr. Joseph was the best best best we can't say enough good things about his service. Thank you so much!!!

Thank Shan0215
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice and cosy breakfast room. It is a bit chilly in the outer section of the restaurant as the air-conditioning is pretty intense here. Less drafty in the inner part. The majority of the waiters are really nice, attentive and fast. A few seem...More

1  Thank Olle O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Large family group dined here for breakfast. The staff was very accommodating and the food was delicious.

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant for breakfast. Ordered daily special. Part of the food was cold; the rest of it was OK, but not what was advertised. Service not good this time; we had been here before twice, never had any problem. Server may have been...More

1  Thank Texasbutterfly56
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I had a filet and my husband had a shrimp dish and both were excellent! We had 2 waiters and they were both very attentive. The hotel Monteleone is worth seeing too.

Thank LauraVER88
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Lovely dining room with wonderful service. We were staying in the hotel, so we ate dinner there. Loved my crab meat stuffed shrimp with risotto. My companions also had the soup sampler and loved the turtle soup. Nice bread basket, too. We were all too...More

Thank CamilleLongIsland_NY
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The food was excellent and Colin and Fernando made our experience very special. Colin helped with recommendations and both servers ensured we totally enjoyed the experience. Restaurant is right in Hotel Monteleone and we enjoyed staying in with a delightful dining experience.

Thank patyost
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Always a great meal, but New Orleans is loaded with good food. The whole experience is what sets Criollo apart. Love the hotel, love the family owned atmosphere. Even love the bar. When we are in New Orleans, it is now a must for us...More

Thank Ross F
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Central Business District
Compared to the more evocative monikers of some other
parts of New Orleans, the downtown’s humdrum title
might suggest that this area is all about business and
little else. But don’t let the bland name keep you
away from the Central Business District. The CBD
offers a wide range of fun things to do that would be
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Valerie R
10 September 2015|
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Response from ataglance | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is casual. We did not eat dinner there but did have drinks at the bar and lounge. We did not see anyone in very casual clothing. So if not long pants then dress shorts. Hope this helps.
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Donald A
13 July 2015|
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Response from Lillian S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the restaurant is open 7 days a week. It's in the Monteleone Hotel.
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Donald A
13 July 2015|
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Response from Sanford L | Reviewed this property |
Open 7 days a week
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Monday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Royal St, in Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans, LA 70130-2227
    (Royal Street between Bienville and Iberville)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-681-4444
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Monteleone
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