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2854 Saint Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Description: I'm amazed this deli/restaurant isn't listed yet!

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great sandwich

We made this corner our home base for saturday parades, and we were glad we did! They were selling sandwiches and gumbo out of the window to parade watchers. We had the muffaletta - pressed, really good! I would come back outside of parade season and have it again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
Mary N
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Champaign, Illinois
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Waddy, Kentucky
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Stopped by The Grocery after walking around the Garden District. The service was excellent. I ordered the chicken pesto sandwich and it was delicious. Large portion and I wasn't able to eat it all. Definitely recommend to those visiting this area and looking for a simple, local eatery.

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Champaign, Illinois
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We made this corner our home base for saturday parades, and we were glad we did! They were selling sandwiches and gumbo out of the window to parade watchers. We had the muffaletta - pressed, really good! I would come back outside of parade season and have it again.

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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256 reviews 256 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
362 helpful votes 362 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

My daughter and I stopped in after a walking tour of the Garden District. I had read they had the best grilled shrimp Po Boy, but didn't see it on the menu. I asked, and he said they could make their pressed sandwich with grilled shrimp, which is on French bread. We halved that, and it was so delicious with... More 

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New York City, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We were so hungry after tooling around in the Garden District and touring the cemetery and homes for about 3 hours. The Grocery popped up as a close by lunch spot, so we looked past the somewhat ramshackle conditions inside and ordered. Had a very good muffuletta and two vegetarian sandwiches, plus the brie and mushroom soup was surprisingly amazing.... More 

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Seattle, WA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We had a roast beef with gravy po' boy (per recommendation) and gumbo and it was one of the simplest but best meals we had during our whole visit! The gravy made the sandwich super sloppy but we were licking our fingers by the end. Gumbo was also hearty and with perfect spice.Great way to fill our bellies before walking... More 

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Albuquerque, Nm
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133 reviews 133 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We had the Cuban sandwich and the muffaletta, both pressed. Very tasty, a nice twist on these classic sandwiches. Very nice staff who were willing to change up my sandwich a bit because I'm always one of those who doesn't like this or that. Also, the brownie?? To die for. Hmmm...maybe they should press the brownies too. I'd try that... More 

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Barltett, TN
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Good selection of sandwiches, soups and salads. Reasonable prices and good food. Great place to eat when in Garden District for tours.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Came here after exploring some of the houses in the Gardent District and had some great sandwiches. The two people behind the counter were clearly passionate about the food and helped us decide what we should order. I had to ask a few annoying questions about the special because I'm pregnant. As we were finishing up, the guy behind the... More 

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Natchez, Mississippi
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163 reviews 163 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
337 helpful votes 337 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Offering some of the best sandwiches and soups in New Orleans The Grocery is located on St. Charles Avenue at the edge of the Garden District. Prices are reasonable, food is very good and you can eat outside on the Avenue or inside (check out the original art on the walls). The gumbo is one of the best in New... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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71 reviews 71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Ok, please do not turn around and leave when you walk in this place. Their food is very good for what the outer appearance may tell you. I had to walk up to the guy behind the counter to tell him that the gumbo I had ordered was the best I had eaten in our one week trip to New... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2854 Saint Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Delicatessen

Description

I'm amazed this deli/restaurant isn't listed yet!
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?