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La Petite Grocery

4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
+1 504-891-3377
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (36 reviews)
“crab beignets” (94 reviews)
“bolognese” (48 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
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11 - 20 of 691 reviews

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Two years ago, I had walked by this restaurant which was bustling and had a wonderful vibe. I was determined to return and this year, made a reservation. Me and my husband tried at the Wednesday before the first weekend of Jazz Fest. The online...More

Thank Peggy M
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I recently had the pleasure of dining in this James Beard Award winning restaurant twice in one week! Lunch and then for Mother's Day brunch! The restaurant is conveniently located in a historic building with high ceilings and lots of light pouring in on the...More

Thank Quita S
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

My sister and I took our mother here Sunday evening for Mothers Day. We have both had such amazing meals here, we just assumed it would be great- a sure to please meal that our very picky mother would LOVE. Nope. We were sadly mistaken....More

1  Thank dcdennis75
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

My kids and wife shared the crab beignets which they said were fabulous. I has the mushroom dumplings with pecorino. Just scrumptious. For Mains the kids had the Turtle Bolognese and the Rabbit and both were reported as fabulous. My wife had the chicken breast...More

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 7 May 2017

So after the previous evenings mishaps, a busy Saturday night during JazzFest saw us take basically what Open Table offered on a friends App. And so we ventured a few miles from central New Orleans to this warm and welcoming looking venue. Greeted professionally we...More

Thank RichardUpshall
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We went here for a special occasion. Everything besides the appetizers were so/so including the service. In other towns, I would come back here and try other dishes but in NOLA it is just easier to try another spot.

Thank seibertd
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We went for Sunday brunch. Has accessible parking lot across the street (ask restaurant for access code when confirming reservations). Food has the tastes of New Orleans with a creative flare. The beet and crawfish salad was an amazing combination. Wonderful coffee. Interesting décor with...More

Thank Snorewood
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Several people raved to me about this place, so I made sure to visit it on my recent trip to New Orleans with my mother. It was quite a hike from where we were staying but I felt confident given all the good feedback that...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

My daughter and I had a lovely dining experience here. I won't recommend any one dish because it is all interesting, presented beautifully and delicious. A spectacular experience in a small, very pleasant restaurant with an intimate atmosphere.

Thank FrankieJack2
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Before posting this review, I went back through some other recent reviews to see if others shared my views. Some do, some don't. If you look back at reviews a few years ago, you'll see consistent top ratings across the board. Something has changed. Something...More

Thank Garnet_Gyrl
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Do you have low sodium items?
28 February 2017|
Response from Elizabeth F | Reviewed this property |
I do not knowthe answer to that question. I would contact the restaurant ahead. They try to accommodate everything.
dress code ?
12 February 2016|
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Response from shel29Brooklyn | Reviewed this property |
Dressy casual is fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
    (General Pershing)
  • Public Transportation: The St. Charles Ave. Streetcar is a short walk to the restaurant. There are also Magazine Street bus stops located one block away.
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-891-3377
  • E-mail
Closed due to damage sustained in Hurricane Katrina.
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