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Brennan's Restaurant

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417 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 525-9711
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8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: The tradition continues...Now OPEN! Proprietors Terry White & Ralph...
The tradition continues...Now OPEN! Proprietors Terry White & Ralph Brennan For full hours and details, please visit our website!
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  • 168
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  • 36
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 18
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  • 7
    Terrible
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
Breakfast

This was our first trip back to Brennan's since it closed. Overall the food was good, not outstanding as it was in the past. The turtle soup was not as good. The bloody Mary was ok, but not great. The eggs Sardou were very good and so was the crème Brulet. Missed the lady in the ladies... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
Cecelia B
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Belle Chasse, Louisiana, United States
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
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Belle Chasse, Louisiana, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

This was our first trip back to Brennan's since it closed. Overall the food was good, not outstanding as it was in the past. The turtle soup was not as good. The bloody Mary was ok, but not great. The eggs Sardou were very good and so was the crème Brulet. Missed the lady in the ladies' restroom handing out... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

Brennan's was literally my first stop when I landed in Nola. My friend and I had breakfast in Brennan's and I would definitely recommend this place to anyone going to New Orleans. Since it was breakfast we knew we had to start with drinks. We both got the Bloody Mary....amazing! I also ordered the French toast for breakfast which was... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Had dinner with friends, 8 of us. Service was good; waiters were polite and helpful. No complaints. Food was OK. At best. Menu is full of big words, describing items in bombastic words. You fall into the trap... Good service and high prices in addition to required fancy attire make you feel important. Am I right?? Then food arrives. Nothing... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

I make It a point to eat brunch at Brennan's whenever I visit New Orleans. The omelet is one of the best I have eaten. No meal would be complete without their famous Bananas Foster! Absolutely Delicious!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

The atmosphere was a great one. We were there a little late (9:30 pm). The service was really good. I would recommend the restaurant but I don't think it's the best New Orleans spot in regards to culinary delight. But the food and atmosphere are both to be experienced by anyone visiting the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Our concierge set up this reservation for us. We are so glad he did!!!! We felt a little underdressed for this restaurant and I had four kids ages 10, 12, 14 & 15, but they still treated us like royalty! The entrees were on the pricey side for our budget and we weren't really that hungry so the girls decided... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We ate here after looking through the higher rated restaurants in TripAdvisor and were not disappointed. This is an up market restaurant with higher prices and overall it met out expectations both for service and its environment. For our appetisers we ordered Crab Cannelloni ($13 where instead of pasta the crab was encased in sliced cucumber) and Seared Foie Gras... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Everything about this experience was excellent. The waitstaff, the steaks, the selection of bourbon, the menu, etc. Staff was super attentive, everyone's meal was delicious. Really good milk punch.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Wonderful Servers! Delicious NY strip and cocktails. Excellent chocolate mousse for dessert. Our group of 8 was served quickly, loved the table-side cooking of Bananas Foster and steak medallions. My Local Gin and Tonic was fabulously tasting and presented. A must try!

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We have probably tried Brennan's at least 4 times before and were disappointed each time. One of the ladies in our party had her mind set on having "breakfast at Brennan's" so we went again. This time it was a great experience. The service started out a little slow but very soon became very good. the 6 of us all... More 

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Additional Information about Brennan's Restaurant

Address: 417 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone Number: (504) 525-9711
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: French, American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 417 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighborhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: (504) 525-9711

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups

Description

The tradition continues...Now OPEN! Proprietors Terry White & Ralph Brennan For full hours and details, please visit our website!
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?