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This unusual shopping area is one of the city's most historic streets.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“antique shops” (618 reviews)
“window shopping” (264 reviews)
“great shops” (216 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Royal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
French Quarter
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Of course quiter than Bourbon Street and I would say more upscale shops. A True adventure stolling down this street.

Thank Bruce428
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth taking a walk down Royal Street, many art galleries and collectibles and antique stores, that have been there many many years, many interesting items to see,

Thank Hdsteve2013
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you love art this is the street in the French Quarter to check out. It's consider the most beautiful street in the French Quarter because of all the beautiful art work and sophisticated local designers.

Thank Dameon G
Reviewed 6 days ago

I love Royal street. The shops along royal vary from toys shops and boutique clothing, to antiques and candy stores. The buildings are all old French Quarter and the shopping feels casual and slow paced. Royal is also home to many wonderful art galleries and...More

Thank 33,104
Reviewed 6 days ago

Royal street full of antique shops,restaurants and lovely buildings Start outside the Hotel Monteleone and walk towards Jackson Square

Thank Alison G
Reviewed 6 days ago

wonderful to see buskers and historic architecture and plenty of small businesses thriving on this street.

Thank Alita E
Reviewed 1 week ago

I adore Royal Street for a wonderful walk, architecture, history and amazing shops. Whether shopping for serious or just looking in the windows, Royal Street rocks!

Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 1 week ago

royal street had great shopping and great restaurants if you love to shop you must head there! by the way - filming o CSI was taking place to add to the atmosphere!

Thank 332marlac
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect place to explore and feel as though you are part of New Orleans. Great galleries and places to shop. An impromptu band performed on the street and the jazz that filled the space was the stuff you imagine. Liked this street better than Bourbon...More

Thank momofthecs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Much more relax than its neighbor bourbon! Wonderful art scene with great restaurants and shops. I recommend Pere Antoine's, amazing sampler platter with authentic Cajun zest.

Thank Karen S
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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11 February 2017|
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Response from MikeBelAir_MD | Reviewed this property |
The store hours vary by the type store. The bars and restaurants and other eating places were open late. I believe the drug store at Royal and Iberville was open late too. This store also had an assortment of foods and... More
Susan M
21 January 2017|
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Response from malcolm c | Reviewed this property |
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Berel A
17 December 2016|
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Response from 2424railguy |
Lots of jazz variety throughout New Orleans. If you are looking specifically for Dixieland or trad jazz, it can be found at many venues including the Steamboat Natchez dinner cruise and at bars such as the Spotted Cat on... More