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St James Cheese Company

5004 Prytania St, Uptown, New Orleans, LA 70115
+1 504-899-4737
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (51 reviews)
“cheese board” (17 reviews)
“sandwiches” (66 reviews)
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European, American, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
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5004 Prytania St, Uptown, New Orleans, LA 70115
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1 - 10 of 202 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our Tulane daughter raved about this place. (And milk bar uptown) for amazing sandwiches- and they were in fact that! Outstanding polite and efficient service by ALL the staff especially the lovely young lady at the register taking orders (patience of a saint with some...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for a quick sandwich lunch while on vacation in New Orleans and were VERY pleased! The sandwiches are all sizable and well worth the money. You definitely get what you pay for! Oh, and you can also walk out...More

Thank cmf717
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent happy hour- 3 cheese Board for $10 and $6 glass of wine! I would definitely recommend if you are in the area!

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are locals, and St James is one of our favorite places to go for lunch and for wine and cheese. This is the place to go for cheese. Or sandwiches with cheese. Or salads with cheese. Or wine and cheese. If...More

Thank EnglishPease
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Stopped here for lunch when we took the St. Charles Streetcar to Uptown. The food was fresh and flavorful. The Strawberry Goat Cheese salad was delicious, as were our sandwiches (mini moo, ham and brie, and Gruyere with caramelized onions). Would definitely comes again. Great...More

Thank Sara D
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Cheese plate with wine pairing was great, and so was muffuletta sandwich. Only thing I would complain about is the slow service. Right next to Creole Creamery- stop there for dessert! If you are taking the street car to either place, get off on Roberts...More

Thank travelingr0cks
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This place is amazing - the food is so good and the cheese selection is out of this world. I can't wait to come back again.

Thank jkvino1
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Great lunch!! Nice menu highlighting different cheeses-something for everyone. St. James Cheese Co. looks more like a cheese shop that happens to have tables around. Clean and bright with nice service. We went in at lunch time. There was a line to order, but it...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

St. James has many different sandwiches that come with a side salad or chips. They have a large selection of cheese to buy and have great charcuterie boards. There is a nice happy hour special for charcuterie boards that is nice afternoon treat with a...More

Thank rowan816
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great location on Prytania, in the busy area. Outside seating on the patios gets crowded but we were just grabbing food to go. We got a Brie De Meaux sandwich and a Smokey blue and split them between us. The Brie was amazing. We found...More

Thank Josh S
Uptown / Carrollton
Very much their own self sufficient unit within the
greater metro area, Uptown and Carrollton tone down
the urban edge with a friendly attitude and collegiate
feel. Home to Tulane and Loyola Universities, all the
students living in the area ensure that Uptown and
Carrollton stay youthful, cosmopolitan and vibrantly
fun. Two of the liveliest thoroughfares for nightlife
and socializing (and yes of course more of the city’s
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 16
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5004 Prytania St, Uptown, New Orleans, LA 70115
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Uptown / Carrollton
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown / Carrollton
  • Phone Number: +1 504-899-4737
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Mission To provide our guests with a meticulously selected and unexpectedly diverse assortment of perfectly ripe cheeses, charcuterie, and gourmet grocery items. Our menu has been carefully built with contemporary and European style sandwiches, salads and cheese-centric items to please all types of food lovers.
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