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Olde N'awlins Cookery

205 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
+1 504-525-4577
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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205 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was ok. Wife ordered Shrimp Po-Boy, bread was to hard to eat, but she enjoyed the shrimp. I ordered fried shrimp dinner, way over cooked (cooked hard). Had great reviews, got last table as line was forming. Service was more like she had rather...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a number of REALLY great meals in New Orleans, but this was the hands-down family favorite. There was a bit of a wait (outside, on Bourbon Street), but as there was a uniformed officer in the doorway, we felt very safe. There was...More

Thank Emily L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We really didn't mind waiting an hour to get our food after ordering, but it was cold when it arrived. There was no real apology. Then, the waiter charged extra for a substitution but didn't tell me there was an up charge. When I asked...More

Thank RebeccaDavenport
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for a quick snack with the family. We were pleasantly surprised. The service was great and the food exceeded our expectations. The Cajun Fries were a big hit.

Thank Jimbo1607
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mardi Gras Pasta was delicious! White sauce with crawfish tail and crusty bread made this experience wonderful. My Server Alyssa recommended this dish and she was on point! Thank you for the great service and wonderful food choice!

Thank maripowell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here before a Bourbon Street pub crawl. All the food was amazing, my steak and mashed potatoes were cooked perfectly. I don't do raw oysters but two of the women I was with had them and loved them. They were huge! We...More

Thank KassieKay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't know what to expect, and was a bit surprised with the very casual atmosphere and noise level. After viewing the menu, I remembered I was there for the food and not a fine dining experience. (Although the restaurant does have a homey appeal) Ordered...More

Thank Pamela A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for dinner and it was packed. The hostess seated us very quickly. The fried alligator was really good.

Thank Jenny F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Appetizers all deep fried. Over 35 minutes to get a bottle of beer. Beef is done medium well no matter how you order it Shrimp were not fresh.

Thank Bridget D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A busy place. Got there just before the line up. A line up is good if you are looking for a popular place...not so good if you have to stand in line. Had our first taste of Po'Boy here and gumbo too. Both became the...More

Thank Pete_Coach
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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Michelle E
8 February 2018|
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Response from STMoly | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I went at Christmas so a busy period. No wait at all.
1 March 2017|
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Response from Eli B | Property representative |
Yes, it's definitely possible! Please call (504)525-3661 and ask to speak w Rachel.
9 January 2017|
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Response from Hope Y | Reviewed this property |
BBQ shrimp and the amazing red fish are still there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:45 AM - 1:00 AM
11:45 AM - 12:00 AM
11:45 AM - 12:00 AM
11:45 AM - 1:00 AM
10:45 AM - 1:00 AM
10:45 AM - 12:00 AM
10:45 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-4577
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"Cooked by Locals, Spiced with History" Located on the famous Bourbon Street in the heart of the French Quarter. Come take it all in... the sights, the sounds and the taste of New Orleans!
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