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Mr. B's Bistro

201 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2226
+1 504-523-2078
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (179 reviews)
“bbq shrimp” (899 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
201 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2226
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the bar at a friends request for the best "Brandy Milk Punch". The best drink I've ever had, Brandy, Vanilla and Vanilla soft serve ice cream in a tall glass. It made me forget I had tired feet

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everytime we go to New Orleans, this is a must-do! I opted for the barbeque shrimp, bib and all! Hubby got the wood grilled Mahi, both were great. The service here is fantastic, and unpretentious.

Thank TravelGiiirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

And the food and drinks and service were stellar. Very pleasant atmosphere and nothing was lacking, being served at the bar. Of course it’s a limited menu but it was delish!!

Thank katmenheg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Party of 12 here for dinner. Very Good experience. Service was very friendly, helpful and efficient. Great staff that was just a lot of fun. Food was good. We had a mix of mains, appetizers and desserts as you might imagine with such a large...More

Thank tb911
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mr. B's has always been one of my NOLA favorites but I felt like it had slipped on my last visit. So, when my grandson wanted to go to the WW2 museum we took Amtrak (a mistake that won't be repeated 9 hrs. each way)...More

Thank Jimbob44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start by saying the food was excellent! Our waiter was good...not all that friendly but ok. The issue was the gentleman who kept coming by to fill water glasses. My husband was at the end of the table and the guy ran into...More

Thank redsinger73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wait staff is bustling between narrow spaces. The gumbo is a labor of love. The Pear Cosmopolitan is just right. The wine list is well thought out.

Thank Martha D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was in New Orleans for Easter and passed by one evening and the place was extremely busy. I went back the next evening and again it was busy so ate at the bar. The food is authentic creole and is excellent, I had Tomato and...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great staff, great food. Went for lunch. Had the gumbo, husband had special soup. The bread served in bags was a treat. The atmosphere was great. Highly recommend.

Thank MiaC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mr. B’s offers authentic Creole food with beautiful ambience and fine dinning. The location is perfect, you can pop in anytime after 12. The place is sophisticated yet lively and busy throughout, therefore it’s advisable to get a reservation beforehand. The staff around the restaurant...More

Thank TheOctoberGal
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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29 January 2018|
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Response from Timothy M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they have a private area. When you come in the front door they have a bar on the right side with a dining area. They also have a larger dining area on the left side as you walk in. We dined on the left side and... More
25 January 2017|
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Response from tmatta | Reviewed this property |
Contact the restaurant. You understand this is s review site for customers, right???
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 23 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2226
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-523-2078
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Mr. B's Bistro, (since 1979) owned by Cindy Brennan of the famous Brennan Restaurant Family, is located in the heart of the French Quarter. Signature dishes include Mr. B's famous Barbequed Shrimp, Gumbo Ya Ya, and Bread Pudding with Irish Whiskey Sauce. $1.50 martinis and bloody marys each weekday during lunch.
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