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Red Gravy

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Sat, 1/19
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. It's all about brunch!
1. It's all about brunch!
"We had an amazing brunch at red gravy!"
ILoveMyzarandGemma
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2. Handmade meatballs all day!
2. Handmade meatballs all day!
"Homemade pasta and the perfect meatball. I wiped my plate clean"
serendipity613
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3. Cannoli Pancakes
3. Cannoli Pancakes
" We've raved out the cannoli pancakes since April 2014!"
MissDeb0923
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About
Bright and cheereful spot at the edge of the CBD, just across from the French Quarter. Red Gravy is a dedicated Farm to Table restaurant, sourcing most of our ingredients from local farmers, fishers and bakers. Currently listed as the #1 Brunch spot in New Orleans by OpenTable! Our brunch menu is comprised of traditional breakfast items, traditional Italian specialties like our handmade pasta and famous homemade meatballs, typical northern New Jersey/New York dishes and local, New Orleans favorites. Full service bar, cappuccino and espresso available. Come and eat, I always make too much!
PRICE RANGE
$12 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, American, Contemporary, Cafe, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I walked to Red Gravy from the Convention Center. It was a long, hot walk, but well worth the time and energy. My husband was at his conference, so I was alone and seated at the bar. I was planning on an early lunch, but...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dedee W
Roseann R, Owner at Red Gravy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for coming in!! Indeed, it's a bit of a hike from the convention center! I'm so happy you enjoyed our special biscuits and gravy!! Thank you again!

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed March 25, 2018

My friends and I went here for brunch on a business trip to New Orleans. Our waiter (who we affectionately called Peaches) was funny and entertaining. We ordered mimosas, which came with small handmade carafes of 3 juice choices and a bottle of champagne. I...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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VeraBlue, Owner at Red Gravy, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Thank you so much for coming in! I'm happy you enjoyed your time in Red Gravy. I started taking a pottery class a few years ago to spend time that had nothing to do with the restaurant....that didn't quite turn out how I thought it...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Saturday morning, first table, Bloody Mary was outstanding. Meatball Omelet phenomenal (they are known for their meatballs) Coffee great. Staff is friendly, prices a little high for breakfast, but well worth the experience. Would eat here every day, if I could.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ricardito
Roseann R, Owner at Red Gravy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

You just made my day!!! Thank you so much for coming in. I'm so happy you enjoyed the meatballs. It's my grandmother's recipe. Hope to see you again, soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to this small restaurant per a recommendation and so glad i did! The menu had so many delicious options, the decor was great, and very unique choices! All of our food was soo good! A must stop for breakfast or brunch!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Heatbake
Roseann R, Owner at Red Gravy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for coming in. I'm so happy you enjoyed your visit! It's Mardi Gras!!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a terrific pre-game breakfast with family. Super friendly folks in a fun atmosphere. Hope to return someday!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SusanB1402
Roseann R, Owner at Red Gravy, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for coming in!! Hope you enjoy the game!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was truly exceptional. A bizarre and delicious twist on breakfast, I thoroughly enjoyed their "breakfast spaghetti" made with amazing homemade pasta. It was some of the best food I had during a recent trip to NOLA and I wish I could have...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sarah2398
Roseann R, Owner at Red Gravy, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for coming in!! The staff is amazing, I agree! I'm so happy you enjoyed the breakfast spaghetti; it's my favorite, too!

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was definitely one of the top places we ate at while in New Orleans. It was down the street from our hotel and was convenient. However, parking is very limited in this part of the city, so be aware that finding a parking spot...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DAVID W
Roseann R, Owner at Red Gravy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for coming in!! I'm so pleased you enjoyed your meals, especially the oatmeal. I often think oatmeal is a 'back east' thing, and am so happy when someone orders it. We get the steel cut oats from the same farm we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best meal of the day is the first one, and Red Gravy did not disappoint. My girlfriend and I slept in a little the day we went, so we had no line at around 11pm on a Saturday. The restaurant is small, but the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank JFleisch41
Roseann R, Owner at Red Gravy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for coming in!! My daughter lives in Brooklyn!! I visited this past December, and then my kids sent me NYC bagels and lox for Christmas!! I'm so happy you enjoyed your meals! Happy New Year!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a busy morning but after a short wait, they were able to accommodate all 7 of us. Shrimp and Grits for me! Everyone had something different and no complaints. Friendly staff. I would return.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank gduman
Roseann R, Owner at Red Gravy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming in! I am so happy you enjoyed the shrimp and grits!! I'll be sure to let the staff know you mentioned them. Happy New Year!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Red Gravy was our favorite meal in NOLA. Located close to the Marriott on canal and the JW Marriott, this cafe serves down home cooking. We ordered the brisket served with hash browns and apples, pecan pancakes and eggs and a chicken parmigiana sandwich and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RLG764
Roseann R, Owner at Red Gravy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming in! The brisket, something I never had growing up, was my mother-in-law's recipe. That's why it's called Grandma Doris' brisket. That woman knew her way around a brisket! The chicken parm is something I only do as a special, from time...More

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Catrina R
December 6, 2016|
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Generally, right after we open is best. Wednesday is also, generally a slower day.
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Gigis_mum
November 4, 2015|
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We don't take reservations earlier than 8:30, but generally, on a weekday, walking in at that time is not a problem at all. If it's a weekend, if you are here when we open at 8am, you should be able to walk right in for a... More
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Elizabeth A
February 23, 2015|
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Thanks for taking the time to ask the question about our check splitting policy. We have just one terminal for all the servers to use. We will gladly split a table between 2 checks but we have to know that at the beginning... More
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