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The Ruby Slipper Cafe

2001 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70116-1605
+1 504-525-9355
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (86 reviews)
“eggs cochon” (28 reviews)
“biscuits” (66 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2001 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70116-1605
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There is parking available on the streets for 2 hours. We did see a car clamped and being towed so don’t exceed your limit. Food was delicious, coffee was great and service too. Menu had enough you could make a few visits! Pancake trio was...More

Thank Christianna74
Reviewed 5 days ago

Passed on the Hotel povided Free breakfast and decided to try some local flavor. Had the Brioche French Toast with Bacon, could not be better. Wife had Southern Breakfast (Eggs, grits, bacon, Fried Green Tomato, Buttermilk Biscuit. My wife is not a breakfast person but...More

Thank David W
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks, David! We are happy to hear that you and your wife enjoyed it and that your service was good as well. We hope to see you again! 👠

Reviewed 5 days ago

THE BISCUITS ARE THE BEST I HAVE EVER HAD! PERIOD! And I am biscuits snob!! Great good. Service once you get a table to very friendly and polite. Be prepared for insane waits. Worth it though, this place is legit. One of the very very...More

Thank Scuba_N1nja
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are honored that a self-proclaimed "biscuits snob" loved our biscuits! Thank you, dherlich! We are so glad you enjoyed it and hope to see you again. Cheers! 👠

Reviewed 1 week ago

On our last day in New Orleans we wanted to have brunch but not in a fancy restaurant. We went to The Ruby Slipper and didn't have to wait too much to be seated. My husband ordered the Couchon Benedict, my son ordered the Costa...More

Thank Cristina P
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are so glad you enjoyed it, Cristina! We look forward to seeing you all again! 👠

Reviewed 1 week ago

Get there early to avoid a line! The food was fantastic although service a little slow (due to volume of people). I'd definitely eat there again.

Thank Kris-in-Chuck
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks, Kris-in-Chuck! We look forward to seeing you again! 👠

Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was excellent. The Trifecta Benny was outstanding and an incredible portion. A man sized meal. The only reason I did not give 5 stars was that the Bloody Mary's were off today. I got 2 and they were not as good as ones that...More

Thank DaBigG
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are sorry to hear about the bloody marys and the hostess, DaBigG! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the food and do hope to see you again. 👠

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Funky breakfast spot with some cool takes on eggs benedict. If you can’t decide, you can get one of each! I got the cochon and shrimp boogoloo. So good.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are happy you enjoyed it! 👠

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here on a busy morning. We chose to sit at the bar because there were no tables available, which was no problem as you can order full service from there. Our waiter or bar tender was not impressed that we ordered coffee instead...More

Thank NarelleBee
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi NarelleBee. We are sorry to hear about the bartender and we will be discussing this with the manager. We are glad that you enjoyed the food and hope you give us another chance. 👠

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited New Orleans mid December and found this fun and tasty breakfast restaurant. The menu was extensive for breakfast with many standard items and special southern, creole and Cajun specialities to choose from. Serving Bloody Mary's, Mimosas and Irish Coffee for breakfast is a...More

Thank Bruce B
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are so glad you and your wife enjoyed it, Bruce! We work hard on our menu and love that you appreciated it. We do hope to see you both again. Cheers! 👠

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great local institution. Delicious drinks, all types of eggs benedict, and amazing banana foster French toast. Always a wait but use their app to put your name ‘on the list’ and then come when they tell you.

Thank travelmaven2017
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are so glad you loved it, travelmaven2017! Thanks for mentioning the Nowait app as well - it can be a lifesaver. 👠

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 15
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2001 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70116-1605
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Neighbourhood: Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-9355
Description
A neighborhood cafe specializing in breakfast, lunch & brunch. Voted New Orleans Best Brunch Spot 2014 & 2015!
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