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Port of Call

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
838 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116-1941
+1 504-523-0120
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“baked potato” (525 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (141 reviews)
“signature drink” (28 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
838 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116-1941
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were fortunate we were able to get in and be seated with no wait. Don't look for fries here there are none, but the baked potatoes are very good. The burgers were great and the drinks were cold. Staff very friendly and attentive.

Thank kjmk95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing burgers and loaded baked potatoes...all very fresh and made exactly how you like it. Good beachy drinks. Fun atmosphere 😜

Thank scpdvm08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Finally made it here for the first time. The burger is definitely a fresh burger with a great taste. This is good place to go. Walked in and was greated quickly. Told there was a 30 minute wait and in about 10 minutes our table...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I arrived in NOLA, the lady at the transportation counter recommended The Port of Call, and I couldn't wait until I got a chance to go there, with a name like Port of Call, I was expecting seafood, but was disappointed when I found...More

Thank missmarshallply
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coming from Connecticut, we asked our Uber driver for a good restaurant for lunch. She recommended Port of Call and let me tell you, it did NOT disappoint! Great atmosphere and ever better burgers!! We originally put our names in for a table and ended...More

Thank D'Ante F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were told by several people this was the best burger in NOLA and it didn't disappoint. Food was excellent. Service was fantastic. It's a quiet, off the beaten path place. Nice to relax and have a great meal.

Thank Erika F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at Port of Call for lunch on a recent trip to NOLA. I don't eat red meat, therefore, I wish they had just one or more options for folks that are vegetarians. However, I just ordered the baked tater with all the fixings...More

Thank Nina K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a ling weekend of Cajun delights, we were craving a good ol fashioned burger. We ordered up the house specialty, the Monsoon. A tropical cocktail of assorted booze served in a jumbo cup for $11! We each had a burger which the eschew fries...More

Thank Tyson W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and great quality of beef on their burger. The menu is simple but with two easy tweaks it could be spectacular and still be simple. They need to use pre-cooked REAL bacon topping instead of that dry immatation bacon and a better quality...More

Thank 5thchild
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best burger in New Orleans. Very simple menu and very good service. Be prepared to wait as there is usually a line to get in.

Thank Michael C
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Crystal M
25 February 2018|
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Response from ligiakerr | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so. Because it is a kind of bar we almost don’t see children but I heard they can get in.
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22 August 2016|
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Response from Keri W | Reviewed this property |
Kids are allowed.
8 March 2016|
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Response from YokoYokoMan | Reviewed this property |
No just the beef burgers ...an they are good🤗
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 838 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116-1941
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-523-0120
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