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Restaurant Patois

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6078 Laurel St, New Orleans, LA 70118-5726 (Webster St.)
504-895-9441
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Reservations

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  • 79
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great place for brunch!

Great place for brunch. I would highly recommend getting the breakfast burrito and a mimosa. The staff were very friendly. I would also make a reservation since it can get really busy on Sundays around brunch time.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
RahulMD
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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501 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 249 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Great place for brunch. I would highly recommend getting the breakfast burrito and a mimosa. The staff were very friendly. I would also make a reservation since it can get really busy on Sundays around brunch time.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The best restaurant in a city full of great ones. Fantastic food in a beautiful setting. Would give six stars if possible.

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Houston, Texas
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We had heard this was an exceptional dining experience so we made a big effort to make sure while in New Orleans we dined here. We had the lamb ribs, the octopus, and the fried shrimp appetizers to start. The lamb ribs were very fatty and the shrimp were mostly batter and heads. The octopus was overcooked. We decided to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This is by far one of the best restaurants I've been to, and I've traveled quite extensively. The atmosphere is superb, and the food is out of this world. I had the shrimp and grits, but also sampled the lamb ribs, heirloom salad, and one other dish of which I can't remember the name. Every single dish was amazing and... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We had an excellent experience at Patois. I'm a foodie and I've been a lot of places in the city and many other places, and the experience was great from beginning to end. They were accommodating and friendly getting us to a table, in a quaint neighborhood restaurant setting. The brunch menu was innovative but not overly engineered - simple... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

This restaurant excellent. We went their for lunch and the menu had something for everyone and everyone in our party of 6 thoroughly enjoyed their meal. The burgers were great, the specials were special. Everything was freshly prepared and the service and staff were also a pleasure to deal with. If I ever go back to NO, this restaurant will... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Small neighborhood place in the Garden District. Been there three times, never disappointed. My only negative experience was the noise level. For an intimate venue, this place creates a large volume of noise. Wait staff extremely friendly and efficient. Menu is very creative, using the freshest ingredients available at the moment. Bar drinks are masterful and generous. Moderately expensive but... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We came here for Sunday brunch over Memorial Day weekend and really enjoyed ourselves. I had the shrimp and grits which was excellent and my husband had the croque madam. The food was great and started off with homemade muffins and banana bread - YUM! Our service was excellent and the restaurant is very cute inside. Looks like an old... More 

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Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We dined with another couple after Jazz Fest around 8:30. Even though we had reservations, we had to wait about 20 minutes until "our table" was ready. Ryan, our server, was very pleasant and attentive. Our Oyster Salad and Frog Legs appetizers were a good size and were really very tasty. We thoroughly enjoyed the entrees,an Almond Crusted Gulf Fish... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Our motley weekend gang of a dozen enthusiastic eaters, culled from home ports as far away as Pasadena and Manhattan, wound up eating Friday lunch at Patois after our plans to have lunch at Galatoire’s fell apart, as a result of Nola’s we-need-two-hours’-notice taxi system. Perhaps fate led us to Patois; after all, its proprietor’s grandfather founded Galatoire’s. Regardless, that... More 

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Additional Information about Restaurant Patois

Address: 6078 Laurel St, New Orleans, LA 70118-5726
Phone Number: 504-895-9441
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 40 - 60
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6078 Laurel St, New Orleans, LA 70118-5726
    (Webster St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: 504-895-9441

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 40 - 60
  • Price Range: $ $ $ $
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?