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La Petite Grocery

4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
+1 504-891-3377
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (51 reviews)
“crab beignets” (103 reviews)
“bolognese” (52 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
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Reviewed yesterday

I had heard quite good things about this restaurant so, on our recent trip to NOLA, my wife and I went for lunch--a Saturday. We got there right on time for our reservation and were seated immediately. Service was a little slow at first, it...More

Thank Polysemous
Reviewed 2 days ago

La Petite is worth the trip from the French Quarter for a great meal. We had early lunch reservations and the restaurant was empty when we got there but within a matter of 15 minutes all of the tables were full and the restaurant was...More

Thank Drody262
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the tram and then walked a few blocks to find this place but it was well worth it. Having been ripped off the night before in the French quarter, where the quality was iffy and the portions so tiny that we had to...More

Thank CrazyWellPool
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Petite Grocery was recommended by a bartender that we met at Tracey's in The Garden District (recommend there as well to grab a beer and watch a game!) My husband and I went with two work friends and had a great evening. Because me...More

Thank Buttercup1121
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice brunch meal. The crab beignets were yummy, though not really beignets, more like lightly fried crab meat. Fried oysters were good. Pickle jar had a great assortment of pickled vegetables, including okra. The paneed rabbit and shrimp and grits were...More

Thank Cary F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here with a friend. Made reservations. We ordered mainly small dishes like the ravioli, beef, crab beignets, zucchini salad & bloody mary. I knew by the $$$$ it was going to be pricey. It was literally 2 raviolis on a plate, beef was great,...More

Thank mexitup
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My flight was delayed and I could revisit any restaurant in NOLA and I chose La Petite. Amazing food and service!! Do not skip the crab beignets!!!

Thank Julianne D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Petite Grocery is a gem in New Orleans. You have to try the crab beignets, and if they are on the special, the fried green tomatoes. This is outside the French Quarter on Magazine street. It's a great place to go for a stroll...More

Thank Elsieee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a party of five and we all enjoyed our meals. The Blue Crab Beignets were the hit of the evening. The Shrimp and Grits were delicious and the Coconut Cream Tart yummy. Service was very good. My only complaint is the uncomfortable bistro...More

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hype is better than the actual experience. While the design of the restaurant is good, the food was just ok. Service was ok too. It is in nice area where you can walk before/after dinner. Not sure I would go out of my way...More

Thank Great2TravelCA
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28 February 2017|
Response from Elizabeth F | Reviewed this property |
I do not knowthe answer to that question. I would contact the restaurant ahead. They try to accommodate everything.
12 February 2016|
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Response from shel29Brooklyn | Reviewed this property |
Dressy casual is fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
    (General Pershing)
  • Public Transportation: The St. Charles Ave. Streetcar is a short walk to the restaurant. There are also Magazine Street bus stops located one block away.
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-891-3377
  • E-mail
Closed due to damage sustained in Hurricane Katrina.
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