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Gautreau's Restaurant

1728 Soniat St, New Orleans, LA 70115 (Uptown)
504-899-7397
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Ranked #8 of 1,607 restaurants in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $40
Cuisines: Cajun & Creole, French, Seafood, Contemporary
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Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Uptown
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Its not in the french quarter, but a welcome detour to this quaint neighborhood. Everything we tried was outstanding. And the wall treatments are fabulous.

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Daphne, Alabama
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45 reviews 45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Nice neighborhood restaurant, cab ride for those staying in French Quarter, but may be worth it for the great food in a small and classic restaurant. Soup of the day was awesome, bisque with crabmeat, duck confit was nicely prepared, Grouper with bok choy was nice; however, as most Asian dishes at restaurants it was a bit heavy on sodium,... More

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Fairfax Station, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Small party and most ordered the Grouper. Everyone enjoyed their meal. Service was great but almost too efficient. We had an excellent meal but took only about 1 hour to eat. Much too fast when you consider the price. Nice atmosphere.

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

One of the Best meals I've had anywhere! Nestled in the uptown area of New Orleans, you could easily miss it - no name out front, but you step into classic elegance from the greeting at the door, the warm service and the magnificent food. Our waiter Chris even made us a cocktail to suit our milder alcohol tastes.You can't... More

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North Salem, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

In the uptown section of New Orleans. Very nice area. The inside is very clean and inviting. We had the the scallop and lobster appetizer and snapper and chicken entree all was excellent. Shared the banana split desert it was excellent as well The service was perfect! Must eat here if you visit NO.

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New Orleans LA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

After a fairly lengthy period during which we had not been to Gautreau"s we went about a week ago and were tremendously surprised. We had overlooked a true gem that was even close to where we live. Dinner was outstanding---both appetizers and entrees. Service was both attentive and reliable. All in all, Gautreau's tuened out to be a place that... More

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Chicago
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I treated a group 10 people including myself in this restaurant last Wednesday. Everyone was pleasantly surprised how delicious are the dishes. We had the pork cheek, duck confit and foie gras for appetizers and we devoured it. We ordered various entrees and all plates were cleaned in the end. I had the halibut and it was delicious. Four of... More

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This uptown New Orleans restaurant is truly hidden from visitors! Located in a quaint neighborhood it does not even have a sign out front and if you are not in the know you will walk right by it thinking it is a residence! However, inside you will find a small but very wonderful dining experience. Fresh veggies and entrees seasonally... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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48 reviews 48 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

In a city full of great restaurants, it's easy to forget about this little gem. It's a little of the beaten path on a nondescript street in Uptown. But it's worth beating a path to its door. If you are a tourist, get in a cab and go. It might just be the best meal you've ever eaten.

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new orleans, Louisiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I have a top ten list for New Orleans. I live here and grew up here. And I am going to go right out and say that the owners of Gautreau's are friends of mine. Not close where I speak every day but pretty good friends. I actually wrote the owner a note about 7 years ago expressing how much... More

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