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Address: New Orleans, LA
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Great place for late night hungry folks

After walking around the quarter we realized it was getting late, went into Snug Harbor for a burger, found the kitchen closed. Now what?... thank you Pedi-cab guys... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Pensacola, Florida

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Pensacola, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To me every street in the quarter has great places to visit and see. Chartres has some wonderful shops... and there is always something to catch your eye in the windows.. And Food?? well its New Orleans there is great food on just about every corner.. Ask a local for their fav spot

Thank Tnewmark73
Pensacola, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After walking around the quarter we realized it was getting late, went into Snug Harbor for a burger, found the kitchen closed. Now what?... thank you Pedi-cab guys, especially Mag. She toted us to Chartres st. Had to drop off at the corner due to construction. She told us about this place called DAISY DUKES. Food finally. .. and it... More 

Thank Jett2000
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Some good restaurants and shops. More low key than Bourbon and a whole lot less ghetto than Decatur. Make sure to visit the Chartes House for some great bbq shrimp! In October 2015, the entire 100 block (closest to canal) is being torn up and repaired. The road and some of the sidewalk is closed.

Thank Megan G
Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Some of the best restaurants and bars are on Chartres street. Great place to get off bourbon have some good drinks at the Chartres house then take in some of the book shops on the street.

Thank wick1979
East Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Like most of the New Orleans this street has a great vibe and some great bars with live music. We were there for Mardi Gras and it was nice to escape from Bourbon Street. This still had all the buzz, but more upmarket than Bourbon Street.

Thank David R
Mobile, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Love to go to New Orleans. So many museums to see and places to eat. weekdays are not quite so crowded during the main part of the day.

Thank ljmay
North Palm Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

A wonderful New Orleans street worth checking out. Has some cool shops and restaurants to see. Of course the architecture is very neat and varied. Walking down the street you come upon Jackson Square with its bustle. Or if you leave from Jackson Square it is a nice break from the crowds and you can get lost in the surroundings.... More 

Thank Randy2353
Columbia, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Chatres is one of the French Quarter’s most important streets, not least because it is one of the four streets that frame Jackson Square, with St. Louis Cathedral, Cabildo ,and the Presbytere all fronting on Chatres. We walked enough of Chatres during our recent visit to appreciate that it has sections that are quite charming and not at all crowded... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Chartes street has small boutiques on it. It's a nice street to walk. There are restaurants and places to drink along the way.

Thank Autumn M
Lexington, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

There are lots of good restaurants and bars as well as interesting residences along Chartres Street. This is a great place to stroll and avoid all the chaos of Bourbon Street.

Thank HI_McDunnough

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