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The Ruby Slipper Cafe

2001 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70116-1605
+1 504-525-9355
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (106 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (48 reviews)
“biscuits” (71 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2001 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70116-1605
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Reviewed yesterday

We were in New Orleans for a long weekend and decided to try a small restaurant that my daughter gave rave reviews. So we went to the Ruby Slipper and were able to park right in front of the restaurant- it is located in Bywater...More

Thank Lyles M
RubySlipperCafe, Marketing Intern at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Lyles! Thank you so much for your thorough review! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to grab breakfast before a long day of being a tourist. Coffee is great. 3 little pigs omelette is top notch! Biscuits here are huge! Definite must try.

Thank Jeff618
RubySlipperCafe, Marketing Intern at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Jeff618!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the Bacon Pecan Pancakes and they were amazing!!!! 2 pancakes came and I could only eat 1! They were as big as the plate!!! Reasonable prices

Thank carriejlpn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh. My. Goodness. Best breakfast I have had in some time!! We were in NOLA to do as NOLA does. So I ordered a mimosa with my meal. The drink did NOT disappoint!! Possibly more booze than juice(👌🏼 with me) my husband does not drink,...More

Thank Rachael G
RubySlipperCafe, Public Relations Manager at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot Rachael!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is a good quality and the staff is very attentive. Portions are large and will satisfy any appetite. It is located in an former bank building which gives it an interesting decor.

Thank tmdevjr
RubySlipperCafe, Public Relations Manager at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks tmdevjr!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for breakfast on a recent trip. The line was out into the street but you can go through Yelp and put your name on the wait list. We went for a walk and after a while we were on the top of the...More

Thank DayTrip802794
RubySlipperCafe, Public Relations Manager at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you DayTrip802794!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff were very friendly, food was great with large helpings! We were seated right away and we heard the staff making every effort to seat new people as quickly as possible. Our server was incredibly friendly, and created a rapport with us quickly.

Thank sisenberg2010
RubySlipperCafe, Marketing Intern at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Yay! Thank you so much sisenberg2010!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at what we thought would be early and would not be a busy time. We were told we would have a 30-45 min wait. You give your phone number then get alerts via texts when your table is ready. We only waited 20...More

Thank chris c
RubySlipperCafe, Marketing Intern at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Chris! Would love to have you back!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great breakfast spot with generous portions and local specialties. Enjoyed this location in the Marigny, which was a short walk from our accommodation.

Thank Jason P
RubySlipperCafe, Marketing Intern at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow Jason! Glad you enjoyed your experience. Thank you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place to eat. Benny’s were excellent and the grits were outstanding. Service was very good.

Thank neo4192
RubySlipperCafe, Public Relations Manager at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks neo4192

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the Faubourg Marigny & Bywater environs are largely
residential. Of course, folks around here love to go
out and have a good time as much as they do anywhere
in NOLA. And if out-of-towners want to join in the
festivities, well then so much the better! Home to
some of the most revered live music venues in New
Orleans, an eclectic gaggle of gourmand dining
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mrsrobmoore
1 July 2018|
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Response from ladybug118 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do offer most gluten free items in their menu.
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Olivia T
9 March 2018|
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Response from russpackard | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I never looked at prices, but I would say reasonable. We had cocktails as well and I think it was around $40, It was a cool place and like I stated, the food was awesome, we also ate at the bar!!!
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susie5858
22 April 2017|
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Response from JP S | Property representative |
Hi JP we us an App called NoWait. You can get on the waitlist by using it. You can download it on Google Play or App Store.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 15
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2001 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70116-1605
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Neighbourhood: Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-9355
Description
A neighborhood cafe specializing in breakfast, lunch & brunch. Voted New Orleans Best Brunch Spot 2014 & 2015!
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