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New Orleans Famous Beignets

620 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1010
+1 504-267-0244
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beignets” (357 reviews)
“pastry” (17 reviews)
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620 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1010
Neighbourhood: French Quarter
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I actually liked this better than Cafe Du Monde aside from the summer flies buzzing around (they mostly just hung out on the mirror and never actually got into or onto the food). The set-up is a lot less cramped, the staff is way nicer,...More

Thank JetsettinDaisy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

No matter what time of day you must stop by and have these Beignets with Hot Coffee, iced coffee, or frozen coffee! A must-do in New Orleans.

Thank Leopoldo B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breakfast here was perfect coffee and beignets were a must do...even if your not hungry you have to try...my wife loved the cheese omelet and grits...perfect little spot to hit before climbing on the Natchez paddle boat..the place stayed packed..wish we had this place in...More

Thank mannnw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beignets are hot fresh and loaded with powdered sugar. Really good. You get 3 on a plate to eat and this is a must do for foodies to experience. The chicory coffee is an acquired taste, not to my liking, but when in NO, experience...More

Thank tommiez
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a famous pastry in New Orleans. And this restaurant is famous for them. I did have these beignets at other places and found them not as good as New Orleans Famous Beignets. These really are the best.

Thank janieking2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

right on the beaten track in a very good location across from Jackson Square and all the fantastic beignets are in this area.. its a must try if you visit NOLA

Thank GARY C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beignets are better than café Du Monde, definitely a must try. Line was much shorter and the beignets were more what I was expecting light and flaky not thick and donut like.

Thank jlhall13jh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These beignets are so light and flaky!! I grew up eating beignets but not like this!!! We were at the French Quarter Fest and just wanted some beignets, instead of walking to the popular place we decided to stop here, we were not disappointed!!!

Thank Keiff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beignets and cafe au lait in a crowded open-sided building across from Jackson Square. Get there early if you go.

Thank BrianJTomsRiver_NJ
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Well, it was worth the travel to try these although you have to eat them fast because they do not taste that good when they are cold. Very sweet and basically just full of sugar powder. I bought a box to take home and tried...More

Thank canadasammie
Nearby
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1010
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-267-0244