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Camellia Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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525 Hwy 190 West, Slidell, LA
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in here for a lunchtime To Go order. Waitress provided a giant catalog of a menu and we didn't want to deal with all that so just ordered without even looking at the menu. Waited foooorever for the two burgers and they weren't that busy. Then was totally shocked at the bill: $22! For two burgers, no sides, no... More 

Thank LSUdad4
Charleston, South Carolina
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Their menu has something for everyone, seafood, steak, sandwiches. Food was great and service was delightful. Will definitely eat here again.

Thank Love2Travel2012andon
Slidell, Louisiana
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252 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We are regulars but had no clue that Wednesday is Sr. Night. If you are over 55 they discount your entrees by 55%.The food and service is always spot on.

Thank banzal
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

We caught the St Charles Streetcar to the cafe, very easy to get to. The staff were all locals & warmly welcomed us into their kitchen & diner. We had a lovely waiter who was prompt and quick to serve us. We were able to watch the chefs cook in front of us & interact with them. The food was... More 

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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Camellia Cafe is not fancy by any means, but it is quite good. Their standout dish to me was their homemade sweet potato fries, although their "frips" - homemade potato chips - were also excellent. I wasn't that impressed with my chicken Caesar wrap, which is why I reduced a star, but my friends seemed satisfied with their meals as... More 

Thank Bakeroy
Slidell, Louisiana
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32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

Live within walking distance but never tried this place until last week. Wanted something close by because delivery pizza and Chinese was getting old. Was pleasantly surprised. We ordered a roast beef poboy and a fish croissant. Food was very good and portion size was great. Will definitely return, but this time not as a last choice.

Thank Adrienne H
Slidell, Louisiana
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2016

This is our favorite breakfast stop in Slidell. Biscuits and Gravy and French Toast are what we go for. Enjoyable place to dine.

Thank Gary H
Montgomery, Alabama
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2016

Recently I took a trip to Louisiana for the first time. My friend and I were staying at a B&B nearby and this cafe was recommended to us strongly. So we popped in for our first taste of LA seafood. I have to say, we were VERY impressed! The decor was adorable and easily set the mood, the menu was... More 

Thank Alisenb1
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

Is is what they call a half and half platter!! $15.99 I'll stick with Pecks from now on.. I was so excited and so disappointed!

Thank Creoleangel
Carshalton, United Kingdom
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261 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2016

We ate here after doing the Honey Island Swamp Tour which I highly recommend. I'd checked out our lunch options online in advance as the tour finished just before 1pm. We drove into the nearby town of Slidell and to the Camellia Café. The area is known for its seafood - since New Orleans is on the coast and Slidell... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Hwy 190 West, Slidell, LA
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Slidell

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?