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Camellia Grill

626 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-1008
504-309-2679
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Ranked #39 of 1,606 restaurants in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: American, Diner
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Lufkin, Texas
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

If you are looking for a restaurant with a local flair, this is a great place. It is a short order restaurant where you walk in and find the hostess seated immediately to your right. Your are directed by her to you seat where you are greeted by a jovial waiter. Seating is limited, but the atmosphere and the workers... More

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Payson, Arizona
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Well this is Breakfast NOLA style! Straight up the best place to eat a morning meal in the entire Big Easy I'd post a picture but it'd be much better for me just to tell you to hop on the St. Charles line from Canal Street and get thee to Camellia's and EAT!

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Bedford, New Hampshire
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45 reviews 45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

We heard about Camellia Grill on a travel show and decided we had to give it a try on our trip. We finally made it there for breakfast/lunch on our last day. My son ordered the Breakfast Po Boy and my husband and I split the Chef's Special Omelet with Chili and a side of grits. It was more than... More

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Maurice, Louisiana, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This is a great place for the food. You can have breakfast anytime of the day. Everything is cooked as you order it, hamburgers to order and omelets of many styles. Great price and a fun experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

fast, not crowded like Johnny's which was out the door, best alternative option ever. service and food was amazing. go here! cheap too, so cheap the tip as much as our meals. Absolutely what you need for a diner meal

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

We had an excellent experience at this lovely little diner. All seating is diner-style with stools around a large bar. Could see how seating could be a problem but it wasn't crowded when we went about 5:00 pm. Dennis was our very attentive and knowledgable waiter, and we were more than satisfied with all the menu options. You can get... More

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Houston, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Fortunately we didn't have to wait long to eat at this New Orleans institution. The atmosphere is unique, the service is entertaining, the prices are reasonable but the food was bland, greasy and most importantly the place was filthy. My wife said it best: "Robert Irvine would go crazy if he walked in." How often do they clean their appliances?... More

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Beaumont, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Okay go there it is a dine,r they joke around with ya.. think waffle house on southern steroids you gonna alive this hang over break!! rally do ti!!

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Gatineau, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

The pecan pie, the freezes were great. Went on a Monday mid afternoon by street car, and the place was empty. Great service, friendy. The washroom was..... un experience. It was cheap. A must see.

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Tallahassee
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152 reviews 152 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
799 helpful votes 799 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Fannie Pak, AG, Bry Bry, Heaver and that IAGMI are on the vacation of love tour 2014! We decided to eat the Camellia Grill for some tasty breakfast and low and behold Joey the man with the plan is there to make jokes and cheer up your day! This is the first thing that is unique about Camellia Grill great... More

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