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547 Saint Ann St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3318 (French Quarter)
504-587-0093
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Ranked #283 of 1,638 Restaurants in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Cajun & Creole, Diner
Neighborhood: French Quarter
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

We had a sampling of gumbo, jumbalaya and grits here and were introduced to New Orleans. We had somethings wonderful called bacon and cheese grits. We went back for a brunch and had Breaux Bridge Eggs benedict. Oh my! Tasty, tasty!

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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97 reviews 97 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Stanley was our first stop, for breakfast, on a recent trip to New Orleans. I challenged myself to 'eat NOLA,' so I ordered the corn-crusted oysters as part of a benedict. I do not eat oysters, I confess, unless they're smoked and canned. The first one I put in my mouth was a revelation. The richness and depth of flavor!... More 

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New York City, New York
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147 reviews 147 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We had a 45 minute wait on Saturday around noon, but there was so much happening on the square that it went by really quick. They serve breakfast all day. The place has a nice decor with subway tiles and good lighting, surrounded by windows. I had the bananas foster french toast. It was really good. It comes with ice... More 

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Greater Cincinnati
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

My husband's favorite for breakfast. Great location for people watching on Jackson Square. Always on our itinerary for every trip. Dinner was good but prefer for breakfast.

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Perth, Australia
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86 reviews 86 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

It was opened early and just down the road from our hotel. Food and service was very good. Eggs Benedit Poor Boy was yum and so was the corned beef hash.

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Beaumont, Texas
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46 reviews 46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Went there after no service at Cafe du Monde. Menu was good, with a Nola spin on breakfast, with some original stuff. waitstaff was courteous. We would go back.

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Dallas, Texas
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57 reviews 57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Excellent, basic food with prompt service located on the corner of Jackson Square. This is another place that fills up quickly and the lines can be long by midmorning, so get up and get there early.

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Alvin, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

My husband and I stumbled upon Stanley on our last trip to New Orleans. We were very happy with the quality of the food. The service wasn't anything to write home about, however it was sufficient enough. We enjoyed the Rueben with a side of Red Beans and Rice and bacon and cheese grits. I highly recommend the red beans... More 

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Shaker Heights, Ohio
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Had a good breakfast here, but given the reviews and advance press I expected it to be amazing! Try the tasty breakfast potatoes.

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San Angelo, Texas
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188 reviews 188 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

My favorite breakfast spot in Jackson Square. They split an oyster poor boy for us and we had a side of cheese and bacon grits. Yummy! Fun people watching. Enjoy!

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Additional Information about Stanley

Address: 547 Saint Ann St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3318
Phone Number: 504-587-0093
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole, Diner

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