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333 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130-3141
+1 504-378-2840
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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7:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
German, French, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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333 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130-3141
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Reviewed yesterday

Ate here for dinner with two friends. The wait staff was great, but the food was just so-so: many of the dishes we tried were sort of bland. There is also a very strange situation with the raw seafood bar, in which the wait staff...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed yesterday

We eat lunch at Luke every New Orleans visit. Formerly a five; slipped to four this trip. The food is very good; the menu has something for everyone. The service was excellent on this visit as it has been for all but one visit. My...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had 7:30 dinner reservations for a party of 4 on a Wednesday night. We arrived at 7. One hostess indicated that a table was available, but the other hostess insisted that we wait until 7:30. We had to ask if we could wait at...More

Thank Mermma
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Classy atmosphere with excellent food! Had fried oyster salad and crab bisque. Both really delicious! Bread pudding for dessert. It’s hot bread pudding with rum sauce, pecan and ice cream. Soooo good! Definitely worth the price. Will come back for sure!

Thank QMiracle
Reviewed 5 days ago

When ever I visit New Orleans I always stop to eat at Luke's on St. Charles Ave. The food is always good from breakfast to dinner. This evening we were trying to catch happy hour where they serve oysters for 75 each. Since we can...More

Thank longshadow
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped by this little historic setting restaurant for a late night snack after checking in at our hotel. The ambience, atmosphere and the crowd just showered us with what we came to this creole city for. From the wood carving details at the bar...More

Thank tinyc793
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First let me recommend making a reservation. This place gets packed quick and it’s because the food is delicious. We went for breakfast and the options led us to The Luke Breakfast and a Chicken biscuit (which comes with grits). The Luke Breakfast is a...More

Thank msdanipi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I got there just because the streetcar lost power and "Luke " was just few steps away. Apparently, it was a lucky stop. Our waiter Richard made some suggestions and we had fresh oysters, rabbit and chicken livers pate as appetizers and...More

Thank Olga P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant has great food and a really nice vibe. The oysters were wonderful. Make a reservation because it is pretty hopping. The servings were a good size and they were very good about changing the sides to meet dietary preferences. We each ordered different...More

Thank Natalie O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little bistro/pub with a nice vibe. Servers were friendly. Salad was good. Fries were best. Highly recommend.

Thank Katie T
Central Business District
Compared to the more evocative monikers of some other
parts of New Orleans, the downtown’s humdrum title
might suggest that this area is all about business and
little else. But don’t let the bland name keep you
away from the Central Business District. The CBD
offers a wide range of fun things to do that would be
touted as exceptional in less jubilant corners of the
world. Bordered by the French Quarter, the Arts
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8 August 2017|
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Response from Tafferdills | Reviewed this property |
The earlier the better since it gets pretty crowded after 7. Bring food for the little one since there is nothing suitable on the menu for a toddler.
Suzanne W
15 April 2017|
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Response from camelsolutions | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so but may be on Friday
21 March 2017|
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Response from Runo A | Reviewed this property |
look on their web site or just call and ask. Simple
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 333 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130-3141
  • Public Transportation: St. Charles Street Car Line
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-378-2840
  • E-mail
Luke New Orleans is Besh's homage to the grand old Franco-German brasseries that once reigned in New Orleans. Luke offers an extensive French, German, and Belgian beer selection, including three exclusive house brews [custom-made in Louisiana]. The cuisine is unaffectedly Old World, using slow and traditional cooking techniques. The wine list features reds and whites from the Loire, Alsace, and Savoie regions, as well as Badischerwiens of Germany. Since opening in 2007, Luke has been hailed by Conde Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure, and The Times-Picayune Lagniappe, which awarded Luke an impressive three bean-ranking for its "disarmingly home-spun culinary touches and broad-shouldered dishes that satisfy something more than just an appetit."
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