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Gautreau's Restaurant

1728 Soniat St, New Orleans, LA 70115 (Uptown)
504-899-7397
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Ranked #13 of 1,606 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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Shreveport, Louisiana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW

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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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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
13 helpful votes 13 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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Jackson, Mississippi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

one of the best restaurants in new Orleans. always spot on with it's dishes. whether a business dinner or a dinner date you can't go wrong with gautreau's.

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Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The food was delish, and cooked perfectly! Went with two friends while on a girls weekend after hearing a reccommendation from a New Orleans native and LOVE the fact that this restaurant got us outside of the French Quarter and away from Bourbon Street. Service was wonderful the the location/atmosphere is truly great!

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msy
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This is one of my favorite places to dine in the country and in my neighborhood. Sue does a great job with the menu and is constantly innovating. Patrick runs the front like a seasoned pro. If you want to dine at the best place in New Orleans then this might be it.

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Virginia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

First if all you never would know where it was unless someone told you. Tucked away on a residential street uptown, Gautreau's is a small intimate restaurant. Great selection of food, terrific service, and a real local Orleanian feel to it. Friends have been saying for years to go. Finally did and could kick myself for not heeding their alive... More

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Great appetizers,mushroom crêpes/crab-watermelon gazpacho.... well crafted cocktails, impeccable service. Chef Sue makes it Michelin star worthy. The Parmesan Halibut is a Masterpiece. save room for desert....any!

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Wis
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

Had an excellent meal. Red fish was outstanding. Fairly expensive but very good meal and service. Would go back again

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Dallas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Very good meal in a really cool restaurant in a great Garden District neighborhood. The service was excellent, the meal was very good but not great or particularly special. The servings were a little on the skimpy side while the prices were not ( skimpy ). I am glad we went but would probably not return to this restaurant.

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