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“Bridal shower for daughter in law” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Muriel's Jackson Square

Muriel's Jackson Square
801 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3206 (French Quarter)
504-568-1885
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Ranked #18 of 1,630 Restaurants in New Orleans
Price range: $31 - $40
Cuisines: Cajun & Creole
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: French Quarter
Cross street: St. Ann
Description: The Bistro at Muriel’s Jackson Square offers New Orleans classics like Gumbo, BBQ Shrimp, Oysters "Muriel", Turtle soup, Fried Gulf Shrimp Po-boy, Crabmeat Imperial, Shrimp Remoulade & contemporary Creole cuisine like Pecan Crusted Drum & Wood Grilled Tuna while the Courtyard Bar is the perfect place to drop by for drinks & appetizers. The Séance Lounge is the place for a relaxed, comfortable meeting before or after dining. Comprised of two areas, The Outer & The Inner Séance, the Séance also tells the story of a mystic & checkered past. The Outer Séance addresses the New Orleans era of Storyville & when Muriel's Jackson Square was one of the French Quarter's best bordellos! The Inner Séance is the preferred domain of the resident ghost, Pierre Antoine Lepardi Jourdan, & is the perfect spot for an intimate conversation & a drink amongst its plush surroundings.
alabama
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9 restaurant reviews
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“Bridal shower for daughter in law”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We had a bridal shower/bachelorette party at Muriel's on a Saturday night and it was awesome. They treated my future daughter in law absolutely as a VIP. The food was awesome, they even kept our cake for us in the back until time to come out. The goat cheese and seafood crepes were to die for. the gumbo was delcious, the chicken so tender and tasty. My daughter in law, Laine enjoyed a "Vampire Kiss" cocktail that was divine. The atmosphere, food, waiters and hostesses were faboulous. I couldnt have asked for a better experience. I am from New Orleans but for most of our group it was there first time at Muriel's. I hightly recommend them whether for a group event or a private dinner for two they will make it worth your while. Make sure you experience the balcolny over looking Jackson Square the view is spectacular.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Romantic, impeccable service outstanding food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

Was worried this place was a tourist trap because I have started giving terrible reviews too much credit, but my husband and I had a perfect evening here on a weekend away from Chicago and would definitely return and recommend it to anyone. We arrived a bit early in order to have drinks on the balcony. We checked in with the hostess and did just that, and she came and found us when our table was ready. Dinner was delicious, well timed and the service was just attentive enough. We kept seeing ghost tours go by so we asked the waitress about it and she gave us a nice little synopsis. After dinner, we went upstairs to find the seance room and had a drink there-it was wild, all red lighting and pillows and mummies. I loved this place as did my husband, we will be back every year for sure. We and some shrimp crepe thing to start, it was outstanding.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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mississippi
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“Beautiful old restaurant”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

A group of us late evening diners were well taken care of by a wonderful staff at this restaurant. The food was wonderful and our waiter was professional and hilarious!!!

  • Visited October 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Best meal we had in NOLA”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

After a disappointing weekend of no vegetarian options I was thrilled to have the vegetable soiree at Muriels no matter what was on it! I started with the roasted garlic soup which was delicious and then moved on to the vegetable soiree. It had 5 small separate dishes which were all good, the mushroom crepe with red pepper aioli was the best! We shared pecan pie and the snickers dessert and both were delicious. Another highlight was having the best hurricane in town and having great service!

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“Jazz Brunch was amazing!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

My husband and I ate at Muriel's this morning for the Sunday jazz brunch. It was fabulous. The shrimp and goat cheese crepes were to die for. The shrimp and grits were also wonderful as was the traditional New Orleans brunch. We topped it off with the bread pudding. Needless to say, we are stuffed. The jazz trio was icing on the cake! Highly recommend!

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