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Meals From The Heart Cafe

1100 N Peters St Ste 13, Located Inside of the Historic French Market District, New Orleans, LA 70116-2637
+1 504-250-9691
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab cakes” (320 reviews)
“salad” (72 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1100 N Peters St Ste 13, Located Inside of the Historic French Market District, New Orleans, LA 70116-2637
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic food all vegan. Outstanding service. In mist of french market. Personalized service. Highly recommend crab cake taco and black bean dish. Would definitely return for more.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 573elijahm
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is located in the French Market shopping area. Service was nice but really slow. Took about thirty minutes for crab cakes and a poached egg, and we were the only people there. Crab cakes were great but was served on a small paper plate...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Anastasia P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We happened to find Meals from the Heart Cafe when visiting the French Market- which was really great for my wife who is vegetarian but will have a vegan meal whenever it is on offer. Great selection and great service. Very busy and it there...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Beechman1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked into the Historic French Market looking for crepes and were detoured by the Meals from the Heart Cafe's menu. I was pleased to find vegan options and asked for the server's recommendation, without hesitation, she said "the crab cake tacos" and she was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jessica D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful Vegetarian / Vegan Options .. They make everything fresh. The Market concept brigs out the street food feel . Must try Vegetarian Crab Cake - I didn't realize Artichokes can be transformed in such a way! The other thing we tried was the Vegetarian...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Virtualme_13
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Simply - it can be hard to find versions of gluten free traditional southern food. But over the last few years awareness of gf and choices have evolved - and it is becoming easier to find good gluten free food in New Orleans. This place...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tinker207
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Located in the French Market this wonderful counter serves the BEST crab cakes. Been in NOLA for 5 days and I’ve eaten there 3 times (so far-I’ll be fitting in at least one more visit before I leave). For those with gluten allergies or who...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mim b
Reviewed November 11, 2018

We heard that the crabcake taco was the best! So, 3 of us ordered it. It took 20 mins. to get the meal. The taco was good but we didn't think it was something to rave about. There were so many other places to choose...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Patty J
Reviewed November 10, 2018

This is not a fancy place in any way, but I haven’t had a crab cake in 5 years because no one will make them gluten free. This place does, and they were awesome. They took a while, but that was fine. It was well...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Susan J
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Known for its natural ingredients and juices. Out of fruits and veggies at 2 pm on a weekend so you cannot get any kind of natural juices due to “out of stock” ???

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank F2421QXericr
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lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Questions & Answers
February 16, 2017|
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Response from lilac127 | Reviewed this property |
They have a power shake that they offer that has almond milk in it so I know they do carry almond milk.
April 26, 2015|
Response from malNewOrleans | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Yes we do deliver. I believe our minimum is $10.
January 23, 2015|
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Response from malNewOrleans | Property representative |
Thank you Foodies for your beautiful endorsements. Decatur Street splits and becomes N. Peters Street (like a fork). We are between Ursuline Avenue and Gov Nicholls Street. While on Decatur ask them to point you in the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 N Peters St Ste 13, Located Inside of the Historic French Market District, New Orleans, LA 70116-2637
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighborhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-250-9691
We are located at the Historic Farmers Market inside the Food Court. This is an open air-market. Although best known for our CrabCake Passion, we are vegan and celiac friendly. Delivery is available to the French Quarter, CBD and surrounding areas.
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