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Meyer The Hatter

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Address: 120 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130-2506
Phone Number: 504 525 1048
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Description: One of America's finest hat stores.

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Even I have a "hat head"!

While in New Orleans we walked by Meyer The Hatter 5 times a day on our way to & from the French Quarter. I was fascinated by the window display but also by the fact they close at... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
Bob H
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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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86 reviews 86 reviews
22 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

While in New Orleans we walked by Meyer The Hatter 5 times a day on our way to & from the French Quarter. I was fascinated by the window display but also by the fact they close at 5:45 each day. Five-forty-five! Not 5:30 or 6:00. That was reason enough to go in. I went in for a $20 fishing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

As a hat guy for most of my life (since I was a little boy) this was an early must stop on our trip to New Orleans during Easter break. Walking in I was immediately in heaven, and I was still looking around when my wife pulled me over to meet Mr. Sam Meyer, who is still working there 5... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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47 reviews 47 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Outstanding selection of mens and womens hats. I wear hats. I wear them all seasons. It was wonderful to see an excellent selection of styles and sizes. We bought 2! This is a must visit if in New Orleans. Or order one online.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

What a great hat shop. No frill, but all hats were top quality. Prices were very reasonable. Customer service was outstanding, explains why they've been in business since 1894!! Michael was great in helping my husband find the exact hat he was looking for. Can't wait to return and get myself a new hat.

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Wool
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137 reviews 137 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

There I was walking down the road, minding my own business, when I pass this shop, real old world style, like you used to get in London. So as a purchaser of hats I decided to investigate further, and I was not disappointed, fantastic selection. I came out after a while with a new hat, at a much cheaper price... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

Super helpful service when you don't know what hat you want. Not a huge selection of hats for those wanting feminine style. But several clerks to help you out

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Panama City FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Stopped by Meyer The Hatter while I was in New Orleans. The selection here is world class, as is the knowledge, experience, and history these folks bring to the table. Found what I wanted, in my size, for a good price. I returned to the store the following day to buy some extra feathers for my other hats at home.... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Everywhere I travel, I look for a place to buy a new hat. These guys were fantastic! Really good selection with a range of quality and style options. And, they're online.

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Aiken, South Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We have brought hats from this store each time we visit New Orleans . The quality is great and the style is outstanding. The customer service is something everyone should experience.

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Newburgh, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

One of the best. I have tried to buy hats all over the country, and you can't find places like this anymore. They have an excellent selection of quality men's hats at reasonable prices. The staff actually knows about hats. The place is geared towards buyers rather than browsers, but can still be fun to visit. If you are a... More 

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