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Morning Call

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American, Coffee Shop, Bakery
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3325 Severn Ave, Metairie, LA 70002-3439
(504) 885-4068
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  • 71
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best beignets around

We tried beignets at four different place while in NOLA and Morning Call was the best! They were lighter and more tender than Cafe Dumond. The cafe au lait was made the way it should be-equal parts coffee and milk made to order, not premixed in a vat. Must try these beignets!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
Denise S
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Port Neches, Tx
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Port Neches, Tx
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60 reviews 60 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

We tried beignets at four different place while in NOLA and Morning Call was the best! They were lighter and more tender than Cafe Dumond. The cafe au lait was made the way it should be-equal parts coffee and milk made to order, not premixed in a vat. Must try these beignets!

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Monteagle, Tennessee
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16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW via mobile

Prefer their coffee to other more touristy spots. Beignets are not as greasy and are bigger and cheaper.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I like the beauty of the setting in City Park. I also love the cafe au latte. The beignets are good but not as good at Cafe Du Monde. I wash they would sugar them in the kitchen, but buy them anyway, they go great with the coffee! You may need to ask for service. It depends on where you... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

My husband and I stopped in quickly for some coffee and beinets on our way to my last day of conference classes, and we were very happy. The beignets were made fresh upon order and the coffee was the best we had all week! great little find.

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Metairie, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

If you want to be seated and relax try Morning call for the best experience. At café du monde specially in New Orleans by the river you have to expend 1 1/2 hour waiting, and don't be in a emergency to go to the bathroom because you will do it on you pants, the line is so long, only one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Forget all other offerings. This coffee is the way it should be made. Through cheesecloth, with chickory, au lait, primo! Unlike a cup anywhere else, including Cafe D.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Beignet craving...so we tried the Morning Call - Open 24 hours ...A little difficult to locate in a shopping center - The place has a 1930's appearance with workers wearing white jackets and caps. Hot, fresh beignets and coffee. The Beignets come naked but powdered sugar is in a shaker at each table so you can add a little or... More 

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Metairie, LA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Excellent beignets and cafe au lait with a quintessential New Orleans charm! Beignets are light and sweet and always freshly made.

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Metairie, Louisiana
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13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Coffee an Beignets are better than that at Cafe Du Monde., perhaps not the experience, but with me, the food in in a restaurant is what really counts.

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Metairie, Louisiana
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10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

this ear is dessert n let me tell ya ,, ifn ya hadnt bin ya bes get ya donkey ova yunda n ck it out cause ifn ya dunt ya guna miss the best dat Nawlins has to offer for savoring a fantastic afta noon n Nawlins ,,

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3325 Severn Ave, Metairie, LA 70002-3439
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: (504) 885-4068

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Bakery

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