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Cafe Du Monde

800 Decatur St, In Front of Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3306
+1 504-581-2914
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“beignets” (18,050 reviews)
“fried dough” (730 reviews)
“funnel cake” (586 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
800 Decatur St, In Front of Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3306
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Reviewed today via mobile

Trying Beignets at Cafe Du Monde has been on my bucket list for ages, and it was finally achieved! The line at the Cafe was quicker than expected, and we were seated outdoors. The staff was obviously rushing orders for most customers which limited the...More

Thank Sarah E
Reviewed yesterday

Great for breakfast or after a late supper, or anytime. Being open 24 hours takes care of your sugartooth.

Thank LauraS1118
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Usually always pretty crowded-indifferent servers as usual and as usual the best cafe au la and powder dusted beignets on the planet! A must if you are on the Big Easy.

Thank markosolo
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

That’s it. Decent coffee, excellent beignets. Very crowded on a Saturday but a worker saw our kids and ushered us straight to a table (at a separate entrance from the ginormous line). More than made up for the slightly slower service later.

Thank trekker243
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were in French quarter and there was a huge line for this cafe which serves awesome coffee with beignet. We stood In line for 45mins and then got a table inside the cafe and ordered coffee with beignet which was so awesome.

Thank sanyaiscute
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Coffee tastes so good! For some reason it’s different, best coffee I had since a longtime! Bignets is so tasty and delicious! Quick service and always with a smile :)

Thank Raymond R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Long line, fun environment. Was very cold during our visit, but warming lights helped. Employees did rush you through the expletive, but beignets were very good!

Thank Christy H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fried beignets and chicory coffee. What else does one need?! The coffee is delicious and so are the beignets. It's a tradition for New Orleans so go at least once.

Thank Jayne O
Reviewed 2 days ago

Cafe Du Monde has the best beignets they are absolutely deliciously messy, and enjoy Chickory coffee.

Thank kathyharrer
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beignets are good, but I really enjoyed the coffee. It's just one of those things you do when in NOLA.

Thank FamousAmos27
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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Bruce W
3 September 2017|
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Response from Rich B | Reviewed this property |
Bruce, There are no savory beignets at Cafe Du Monde. You can have regular beignets or pralines. There are two types of coffee there, French Roast or Chicory. The line is always long and always moves fast. There is... More
21 August 2017|
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Response from Russell S | Reviewed this property |
23 July 2017|
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Response from Cindy P | Reviewed this property |
4 pm. shouldn't be that crowded and if you wish you can get stuff to go at the take out window. They are famous for their beignets. fried dough pillows with powdered sugar. be prepared to have powder sugar all over you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Decatur St, In Front of Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3306
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-581-2914
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