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The Ruby Slipper Cafe

200 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2423
504-525-9355
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Ranked #22 of 1,597 Restaurants in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $15
Cuisines: American, Cajun & Creole, Hamburgers, Healthy
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: A neighborhood cafe specializing in Breakfast, Lunch & Brunch. Breakfast served all day, every day! Conveniently located in the Central Business District, one block from the Canal Streetcar line, and just steps to the French Quarter and Warehouse District.
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Naples, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

Great food! Had the corned beef hash eggs Benedict and my wife had the Salmon eggs Benedict. It was busy when we went in and sat at the bar but the bartenders were super hospitable and funny. The bloody Mary's they made were spot on and very spicy just how I like it. Read the story of how they got... More

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

We were lucky enough to have The Ruby Slipper attached to our hotel. It was packed every morning, so we figured it must be good and decided to check it out. The menu had breakfast classics, but also interesting twists you might not expect. I surprised myself by ordering two burger sliders (yes for breakfast) that were awesome. Each had... More

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New York City, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

OMG....this restaurant was recommended to me by a friend of mine who is a native to New Orleans, and boy this place did not disappoint! I had only stayed in NOLA for a few days and we went to breakfast here twice. I had the egg cochon both times. Poached egg on a biscuit topped with pulled pork and hollandaise... More

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

A fantastic place for breakfast. The meals run from $8-$13 without beverage, but the food is great. The offer a number of breakfast specials, such as chicken over biscuits--quite good. The biscuits alone are worth a visit.

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Wirral
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86 reviews 86 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

The sort of breakfast eatery the Americans do so well. Great food, fast service, low prices. But this place is so so popular the queue goes around the block and if you wait 10 minutes that counts as a result. It deserves to be this popular as everything about the place is top quality. Just wish it was more of... More

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long island, Ny
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110 reviews 110 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

came here and the grits were amazing. as was the chocolate milk. friendly waitress. cute place. I'm easy to please for breakfast most of the time. the omelet was okay. my grits and the yummy goat cheese made up for it.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

My wife and I walked to this wonderful place straight from our hotel which was directly across the street. On Wednesday there was no wait. On Friday there was about a 15 minute wait. Both days, slow or busy, the food and service was excellent! I had a shrimp and cheddar omelet served with a homemade biscuit and grits. Amazing!... More

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philadelphia, pa
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

You must go here while in NOLA, but do not go here on a Saturday or Sunday morning if you don't like waiting in line. We went on a Tuesday morning and there was no wait. The service is great and the menu is wonderful if you like creative food or if you just like basic food -- they have... More

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Calgary, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW via mobile

My mom and I went here for brunch - and we were not disappointed! Service was top notch and the food amazing!!!! The portions are HUGE and prices very reasonable, if you're not super hungry - the dishes we had (Blackstone Benedict and eggs cochon) were easily shareable! We will likely make another visit here before we go home!

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campbelltown, South Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

Were not in town long but made sure we had breakfast here twice once we discovered their existence. Great coffee, my best cups in the 6 weeks we were in the US. Great service. The Southern Stlye breakfast was the best breakfast I have had- fried green tomato (never tried anything like it - loved it!), perfectly cooked bacon and... More

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