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Commander's Palace

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Garden District
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1403 Washington Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130
+1 504-899-8221
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Today
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Sun - Sat 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dessert, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 312
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  • 111
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  • 61
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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
Always good

Thi was our 3rd or 4th time dinning at this NOLA landmark and we never come out dissapointed. From the moment you arrive you feel welcomed.no waiting for our table and excellent food. The only complain I may have is the few restrooms for such a large restaurant.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
EyesRus
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Bethesda, Maryland
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Large groups
  • Romantic
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Bethesda, Maryland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Thi was our 3rd or 4th time dinning at this NOLA landmark and we never come out dissapointed. From the moment you arrive you feel welcomed.no waiting for our table and excellent food. The only complain I may have is the few restrooms for such a large restaurant.

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Rowlett, Texas
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77 reviews 77 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

This is a beautiful, elegant restaurant with great views from sxpansive windows overlooking the grounds. There is a cemetery adjacent to the restaurant where movies are sometimes being filmed. I've seen two crews there while dining. Makes for a unique dinner. My favorite menu item is the quail - no gamey taste, fork tender, and seasoned just right! Others in... More 

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Went for lunch. Delicious. Dining room NOT very nice however. Was really disappointed in the atmosphere.

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New York City, New York
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46 reviews 46 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Amazing lunch experience. Best during 3 day New Orleans trip. Great food. Even better 25 cent Martinis

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW via mobile

Seriously fun beautiful atmosphere we do lunch here once a month obviously I'm a local you cannot beat the food I suggest sharing lots of things with lots of friends and don't forget the $.25 martinis where a fabulous had to be decadent enjoy commanders it's one of the best! I highly recommend the sampler of the soups and desks... More 

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Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

A wonderful experience from the service to the food. The turtle soup is wonderful as is the strawberry shortcake.

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Dallas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Went to celebrate our daughter's graduation. From the moment we dropped our car off to the complementary valet to the host wishing us well as we left we felt truly welcomed and appreciated. Of course the food was impeccable and superbly presented and prepared. Loved the bread pudding souffle dessert! My family really enjoyed the 25 cent martinis (at lunch... More 

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Alice
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW via mobile

Finest New Orleans cuisine, located in the beautiful garden district. For the best dining experience I recommend the tasting menu!!

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Houston, Texas
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62 reviews 62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

We truly enjoyed our time at Commander's. From the time we valeted the car to the time we left we felt welcomed and the staff was very accommodating. We were upstairs in a side room which was lovely. Reading other reviews perhaps we should have requested the garden room. The staff took care of us and the food was amazing.... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Outstanding meal and impeccable service. The Bread Pudding Souffle' is nothing short of spectacular. While it may seem a bit pricey, it's worth every penny.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1403 Washington Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighborhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-899-8221

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 80
  • Cuisine: French, American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?