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Cafe Beignet

311 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2212
+1 504-522-6868
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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French, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
311 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2212
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are in New Orleans and want a beignet or great breakfast/lunch, I recommend coming here. The beignets are better than the "other" place in NOLA and the food is amazing. We love coming here when visiting and love the location in Music Legend's...More

Thank Tracy S
AdrienneGLNOSC, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Beignet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

You sound like a New Orleanian....red beans and rice and Beignets. Thanks for stopping in!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We decided to test if these beignets were as good as cafe du monde. They were just as good and this cafe is more comfortable, has better ac and is less crowded than cafe du monde too. I think the prices are nuts but they...More

Thank WinterBenson
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had been to Cafe Beignet some years ago and it was first on our list for a return visit. We went after Sunday Mass and thought we would not get in but a waitress saw us in line and got us seated within minutes...More

Thank LuanneSo
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We made two stops to enjoy Steamboat Willie over coffee and beignets and it was such a neat experience. The coffee was amazing! This was my first experience with beignets and I enjoyed them much more than expected...but Steamboat Willie entertaining us while enjoying our...More

Thank Stephen M
AdrienneGLNOSC, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Beignet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We love being able to hire such delightful and talented local musicians. We will be delighted to share this with Steamboat and his band.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having an authentic Beignet when in NOLA is a must. Especially when in Bourbon Street. And no one beats Cafe Beignet! They were warm and had a good crunchy outside with a mouth watering, moist inside. Plus the square had live music for everyone to...More

Thank Coach T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Walking down Bourbon St on Friday night was more for the right of saying we had done the feat than looking to party, but after walking past bars and calls for lap dances, we heard a unique sound of a Frank Sinatra cover. Going to...More

Thank scolia
AdrienneGLNOSC, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Beignet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We hope you will come back and enjoy a sandwich, beignets or anything on our menu. Thank you for the nice review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good beignets...not as good as the You-Know-Who. Still- if the other one is crowded, this will do. I also preferred the cafe au'lait from the other place as well. Cute interior.

Thank Elsomalo
AdrienneGLNOSC, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Beignet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the review. We are pleased to say that we also offer made to order beignets, sandwiches, breakfast items, coffees, cocktails and live music.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came only for beignets. They are large and tasty. Coffee is strong. Staff is quite friendly. Nice cafe!

Thank BudNLily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No doubt the best beignets. Great coffee and the entertainment was outstanding Located on corner with air conditioning on a hot day and very clean. Beignets are hot and wonderful.

Thank heidiespey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never had chicory coffee before. It was very good. The wait is a bit long, but they have a musician playing even at 7 am.

Thank Diana Charles H
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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Teresa V
March 11, 2017|
Response from AdrienneGLNOSC | Property representative |
We literally just opened in the past week. We are working on getting it added. Could you review and place it on the current one, noting that it is the new location at 600 Decatur St. Thanks so much.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2212
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighborhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-522-6868
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