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Revel Cafe and Bar

$$ - $$$American, ,
133 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-5106
+1 504-309-6122
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“bread” (4 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Gastropub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
133 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-5106
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They've expanded their menu choices, added a peanut butter burger along with their normal, delicious burger. Peanut Butter Burger 7oz. Painted Hills Beef patty on a brioche bun with peanut butter, cilantro, basil, mint, jalapeño, sweet chili sauce, with a carrot and celery slaw. $14....More

Thank PetePope1
cwmac1, Owner at Revel Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am so glad you loved our peanut butter burger. It is our homage to the wonderful cuisine influences of Vietnam Nam in New Orleans. I hope we are granted the privilege of serving you again soon. Thank you.

Reviewed August 2, 2018

First you have to sit at the bar and let the owner Chris fix you a cocktail. There are plenty to choose from or just tell him what you like and he will create a great drink. Very talented guy. So is the other Chris...More

Thank lvsutton
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Knowing the McMillians’s reputation (Chris is a well-known and respected 4th generation bartender), we looked forward to our first visit to Revel. I expected great cocktails, but our meal (we shared several small plates, an entree, and two desserts) was an unanticipated bonus. The chef...More

Thank fkdiii
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Absolutely exceeds expectations. A carefully curated selection of cocktails accommodating every taste profile, mixed by one of the best bartenders in the country. In particular, the Pimm's Cup has dramatically better flavor than any others in town and the Old Fashioned is made in the...More

1  Thank Trevor F
Reviewed May 17, 2018

First timers at JF as we were, we weren't sure what we'd be in the mood for after a long day of sun and music. So we picked this small place up on Carrollton, about a mile from La Belle Esplanade B&B. Good choice! We...More

Thank SC5100
cwmac1, Owner at Revel Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2018

Thank you so much for coming! We hope to serve you again soon.

Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

OK, You're in NOLA looking for cocktails, no shortage of places but you want something more... Let me recommend Revel on Carrollton at Canal. It will knock your socks off !!! Gourmet Cocktails and Appetizers and I mean GOURMET. just a short trolley ride from...More

Thank Bill J
cwmac1, Owner at Revel Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Thank you so much for coming! It was a pleasure serving you and we hope to serve you again soon.

Reviewed April 8, 2018

I am not a beer drinker...or even a wine drinker. When I go out, I want a proper cocktail. I found absolute perfection at Revel. Wow. I had a Rum Old Fashioned, and my husband ordered the Un Beso. Just watching them being made was...More

Thank wegirl65
cwmac1, Owner at Revel Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We really appreciate your support and we look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed April 5, 2018

Brian, our go-to tour guide in NOLA, recommended Revel to my wife and me. Apropos, as his specialty is cocktail tours and it appears that he's friends with everybody in the business. Well, he hasn't let us down yet and with Revel he hit the...More

Thank Chuck H
Reviewed February 23, 2018

If you are looking for great food AND drinks this is the place to be. Do not miss out! The atmosphere is wonderful and cozy, We had burgers and they were cooked exactly right. Everything is made fresh there , even the bread is baked...More

1  Thank beckyle777
cwmac1, Owner at Revel Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review. We appreciate you taking the time to tell everyone. Please come back and we will do it again!

Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Amazing cocktails. Owner is an artist . Food is good. Show up for a carefully crafted cocktail. We visit every time we are in town.

1  Thank Chrissy C
cwmac1, Owner at Revel Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2018

Thank you so much! We really appreciate your patronage and look forward to serving you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Gastropub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-5106
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 504-309-6122
Description
The Dean of New Orleans Bartenders showcases classic cocktails in a neighborhood setting with Chef Jose Ayala whose house-made breads and fresh cuisine and sandwiches make this gastropub a popular spot.
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