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Galatoire's Restaurant

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209 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
+1 504-525-2021
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
French, American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
209 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ok, so this place is an institution and I guess if you’ve read ahead you’ll know about the dress code and so on. I have no problem with the wearing a shirt and jacket as a lot of Bourbon St is pretty casual. But, if...More

Thank Sweepkeeper
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant because we wanted somewhere special to dine. Only after the confirmation came through from Open Table were we made aware of the jacket rule. We are on holiday... no jacket packed. They had many spare jackets at the door but were...More

Thank mwflanders
Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the premier restaurants in New Orleans is Galatoire's locatred on Bourbon Street in the French Quarter. During the month of August Galatoire's participates in the annual Coolinary Event. At Galatoire's their Coolinary Menu features a three course meal for $20.00. Our party of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friday lunch, Galatoire’s is the place to be! Nestled amongst trash and trashy strip clubs on Bourbon street (but also amongst other great restaurants and bars.) Galatoire’s takes no reservations for Friday lunch, so there are locals and others who pay people to wait in...More

Thank gumsdoc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of six for dinner in the downstairs dining room. It’s a simple but classy dinning room made for people watching and entertainment as there is group cheering for all special events happening during dinner (birthdays, engagements, etc). The quality of the...More

Thank Rose R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I did not want to eat here as they have a dress code, but my spouse wanted to. It’s NOLA. It’s muggy. It’s outrageously muggy. Jackets are required at dinner but lunch was more casual requiring just long pants and a collared shirt, so that’s...More

1  Thank MauiWorldTravelers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me stat by saying that Galatoire is a must if you go to NOLA. it gets even better if you chose to go there for lunch on Friday. I am pretty sure that the business crowd gathered there is not going back to work...More

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone must be having a Birthday! During the dinner we heard the singing of Happy Birthday eleven times. The noise level was such that you couldn't hear the person sitting next to you talk. Despite having reservations, the only tables available when we arrived were...More

Thank GCharles888
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was the one dining place we went that required jackets. Silly me, we had been on the road two weeks and I was not going to carry a coat just for this place so when you walk in they fit you with a clown...More

Thank smokeater55
Reviewed July 14, 2018

When we lived in New Orleans, we spent many happy times, especially on Fridays, at Galatoire's. The main dining room, with its old-school New Orleans atmosphere, the long room lined with mirrors, the great waiters (and now waitresses), the locals who eat here regular: It...More

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French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
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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April 15, 2018|
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Response from kickdog | Reviewed this property |
Of course, they have a great brunch.
Les G
May 6, 2017|
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Response from munderwood99 | Reviewed this property |
Nope, but I agree with the advice that you should go another day!
ralph p
March 7, 2017|
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Response from GonzaloSanchez0518 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think this is a BYOW, this restaurant is more upscale, we order wine and some cocktails very good, accepts credit cards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighborhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-2021
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