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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a wonderful time at Gris Gris. Fantastic space to enjoy a top notch meal. We were able to grab a table downstairs and watch and interact with the staff as they prepared our meal. The server's (I believe his name is Jared) recommendations...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank ShawnEOB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had what I consider to be THEE best seared swordfish I've ever tried thus far, and I've tried swordfish both domestic and abroad. Gracious staff, cozy environment. Sat on the outside upper deck during a particularly cool summer evening. Reasonable pricing. Eclectic menu. Tried the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is amazing. I was surprised it had been a year and I had not been. Get the shrimp and grits. Get the remoulade. Get the fried shrimp and green tomatoes. Get it all! It was all delicious. Sit upstairs at the bar. Awesome...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Taylor M
Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

First time eating at Gris Gris on magazine street near some good shops. I sat at the stainless steel bar right near the open kitchen and watched them cook and prepare a meal for 60+ in the upstairs room..like a well oiled machine. Started with...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank BigJon55
Reviewed June 27, 2019 via mobile

We were walking around in the lower garden district and came across this great place. We had lunch and it was wonderful. We sat at the bar downstairs by the kitchen and the whole kitchen staff was interactive with us. Every thing we had was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Jessica_and_Scott
Reviewed June 20, 2019

Nice neighborhood bar/restaurant, great to have lunch and a beer in comfortable leisure atmosphere. We did not get to eat but the plates coming out looked very appetizing. We will try the food sometime.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank GrandeSanJuan
Reviewed June 10, 2019

Went there early Friday about 5:30. Sat at counter as there are no tables inside and upstairs has high top tables with a few outside tables by the street and on balcony. Tried shrimp and green tomatoes and the gumbo. Both were excellent but the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Ron2462
Reviewed June 9, 2019

This addition to the outstanding restaurants in a foodie oasis is worth a visit by a visitor to the Crescent City. And will be on the lists of regular dining establishments for the locals. Gris Gris stands out with the food, ambiance, service, adornments, and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

We had been hearing about Gris Gris for a while and decided to give it a try. the Bartender was very friendly and helpful. I would not have ordered the Chicken Gizzard Grillades except he said they were outstanding and I went for it. He...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank dryinnola
Reviewed June 4, 2019

I ordered the shrimp and smoked sausage over grits with a cherry tomato sauce and it was so tasty and comforting at the end of a long work day. Really wanted to try the desserts but no room.

Date of visit: June 2019
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August 14, 2019|
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Response from Taylor M | Reviewed this property |
Try to find something on the street and walk. If you are in the area for the day, you should be fine.
June 19, 2019|
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Response from dryinnola | Reviewed this property |
Casual. Typical New Orleans neighborhood restaurant/bar.
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