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Cafe Reconcile

1631 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70113-1469
+1 504-568-1157
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Cafe, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1631 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70113-1469
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazingly delicious food at reasonable prices. Everything we ordered was delicious, especially the green beans side, gumbo and catfish. Definitely worth a visit to support this worthy establishment.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank HughF86
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

amazing restaurant with an inspired purpose Reconcile is a soul food restaurant established to help at-risk youth enter the workforce in the service industry. Several famous chefs have been involved in ots development. but lets get to what matters.... the food. The Good: we went...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Sean V
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Although I was here for a conference with many other people, this place did a great job catering. The food was good, the presentation was awesome, and the staff was very welcoming. This place is a must try. You may have to do research on...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank tonyaw1969
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Went with hubby and a friend. Two of us had fried catfish, collard greens, mac and cheese and friend had smothered pork chops. All good sized portions and very well seasoned. Love that they are training at-risk kids to become great additions to the local...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank tennisc-8
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I had the fried catfish with crawfish sauce along with mashed sweet potatoes and smothered okra with shrimp. I can honestly say I loved the food. It was amazing. I love eating cafe reconcile. Great food for a great price.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank pitchneb
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Stopped in with fellow cooks to try this new establishment. The staff was friendly and we were seated right away. The head chef, a Delgado Culinary Program graduate, helps young folks from around New Orleans get into the food service industry. We enjoyed the seafood...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank gatoreed
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

A local eatery and modest to look at, but the food was delicious! I am still raving about the fried catfish with crawfish sauce! The greens were tasty and my daughter in law loved the mac and cheese. Going to a restaurant away from the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank TuggleRN
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Some of the most authentic, flavorful soul and Creole food to be found in NO in MHO. Servers and cook staff are drawn from disadvantaged youth who serve in an innovative hands on training program to prepare them for meaningful service jobs in NO's burgeoning...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank J H H
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Food was perfectly New Orleans cuisine. Plenty to eat at the buffet and well done for anyone’s appetite. Also served to bring the youth into a well taught career in food hospitality. Worth every minute of your time.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I had tried gumbo all over New Orleans and didn't find one that reminded me of my fathers gumbo. A friend who lives in New Orleans had told us about Cafe Reconcile and how it gave at risk youth not just job skills but it...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Riverstyx
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1631 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70113-1469
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central City-Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Central City-Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-568-1157
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