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Avenue Cafe

1907 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130-5316
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Ranked #109 of 1,601 Restaurants in New Orleans
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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Description: We offer the best coffees from around the world roasted locally each week and ground fresh daily! In addition to our extensive choices of coffee, espresso, and teas, we serve fresh made pastries, croissants, breads, muffins, and cinnamon rolls from the best bakeries in New Orleans. Our full menu of sandwiches, paninis, wraps, and salads is served all day, and this is a great spot to people watch overlooking St. Charles Avenue or use our free wifi to get some work done. We are one of only 2 places in New Orleans serving H&H bagels from New York, enjoy them with a flavored cream cheese or fill it with a breakfast sandwich.
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Springfield, VA
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124 reviews 124 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Just a few blocks from our hotel, this coffee shop became out go-to breakfast place while we were recently in New Orleans. The coffee was excellent, and they have a great selection of bagels, muffins, and pastries. My husband particularly enjoyed the hazelnut cinammon cruffin. The decor is unpretentious, and the service (order at the counter) is friendly.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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210 reviews 210 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This is a really well thought out place. The selection of coffee choices is xcellent, and I really like the range of pastries and baked goods. Every choice - the range of sweeteners, milks, including soy and almond - is available in an unpretenious layout. I suspect I'll be going every day I'm in town. The staff is very friendly,... More

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Los Angeles, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This is one of our normal breakfast and coffee stops. They have a nice selection of breakfast sandwiches, quiche, and pastries. The coffee is very good and I've never had a problem with the service here. It is you standard "order at the counter" and they'll bring it to you place. The wifi is also faster than one is used... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We were in NOLA for the first time this summer and The Avenue Cafe was our daily start for coffee and a light breakfast. Some of the best coffee I've ever had and I think I tried just about everything. The bagels were delicious, but the almond croissant became my favorite. I've been home for nearly two months and I... More

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

The coffee is the best. The juices are great, the pastry, everything. The staff is patient and helpful. We went every morning on our vacation.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My fresh squeezed grapefruit Juice, latte and spinach salad were all spot on. The coffee has slightly burned, yet smooth flavor. Again -good for European ( or seattlean) coffee drinkers! I considered getting Another salad to go, the mild goat cheese, strawberries & walnuts played together so well! There are plenty of outlets for your laptop so this could double... More

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York, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

we needed a change from the busy french quarter for breakfast and we found this place. The Avenue Cafe is a nice cafe with coffee, baked goods, bagels (with different flavor cream cheese), and sandwichs. It was a wise choice for breakfast. Everything was great

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Huntington Beach, California
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77 reviews 77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Instead of breakfast we opted to have coffee, bananas and bakery goods. The bakery goods were delicious. I had some really good small chocolate cakes. I would definitely go back to this bakery.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

This was our favorite spot to eat breakfast and lunch. Friendly staff, great coffee and fresh, local and delicious food! We had everything from the quiche to the sandwiches, all delicious. Definitely coming back here when we visit NOLA again!

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Drayton Valley, Canada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Coffee shop - healthy food. Low key service, as happy go lucky people. Don't be in a hurry ! Not in a rush cafe. So settle in and get the most out of it, relax, use there wifi as I did.

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Address: 1907 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130-5316
Phone Number: 504-301-2097
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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