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Court of Two Sisters

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French Quarter
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613 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2181
+1 504-522-7261
09:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Well, the Jazz brunch was nice because of the Jazz ... The servers were nice ... The eggs Benedict were good, but most of the salads were dripping with mayonnaise so for me it was a pass. Joey had some ribeye that he said was excellent, and my very favorite was the pecan pie. Can't believe they charged extra for... More 

Thank eurovicki
Kingston, Jamaica
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A local friend recommended this for brunch on Sunday. We didn't make or need a reservation. The buffet was big and varied. We are vegetarians and had plenty of variety. Serve was good. Only complaint was the music. Trio singing songs from the 40s isn't the jazz buffet advertised.

Thank Doug H
Monroe, North Carolina
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56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Founded around 1832 and rebuilt in 1960 it is a very nice bar with a lot of history. Their specialty drink is the Bayou Bash (the original Sangria). A nice place for an evening.

Thank MarkfromNC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A buffet so be prepared to walk for your breakfast but plenty of food and a good jazz vibe. Get there early and try to sit outside, it's lovely.. $30 a bit pricey but with the jazz it's just lovely-- very NOLA.

Thank rbwriter
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Been here for both brunch and dinner. Brunch is buffet style with a make to order omelet station. Dinner includes your waiter making Ceasar salad and Bananas Foster at your table.

Thank Phil R
Scottsdale, Arizona
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Glad we came! The mid-week buffet included many southern favorites like delicious sweet potatoes with pecans, Jumbalaya rice, seafood, meats, salads, and yummy desserts. Considering the price of local dinner entrees, it was reasonable at $30/person. We had the brunch at 1:30 pm, so only needed a light snack for dinner. The outdoor area is lovely with lots of trees... More 

Thank ElanieF
Phoenix, Arizona
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was very good, not great. The court yard dining was phenomenal. I would recommend it based on the courtyard dining experience The picture is bananas foster being prepared. It is in the top 10 restaurants in the French Quarter, in my opinion.

Thank parrotheadsailor
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There's lots of New Orleans history in this bar/restaurant and good food. When the weather is nice, we enjoy sitting outside. The brunch is fine. Service is reasonably good, not raving good from a native New Orleanian's perspective but worth it.

Thank warren D
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50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife was a stewardess for United Airlines in 1966. During her first New Orleans layover the crew dined at Court of Two Sisters. She has never forgotten that experience. Fittingly, on a recent trip to New Orleans we celebrated her birthday in the same courtyard. The food was very good and the service was even better. We cam in... More 

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Turlock, California
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had the buffet lunch here. It was expensive and not spectacular, but the food quality was pretty good. For those of us unused to the foods of the region, it's a good chance to try lots of things. The courtyard setting is charming.

Thank dephal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 46
French, American, Cajun & Creole
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2181
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-522-7261
With the only daily jazz brunch in town, Court of Two Sisters is famed for its beautiful wisteria-blanketed courtyard and soothing fountains. This history-rich, two-centuries-old restaurant is a must do for any first-time visitor to the Crescent City, serving up traditional New Orleans recipes for brunch and dinner inside and out. Reservations can be made online and are recommended, especially for patio seating.

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