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Napoleon House Bar & Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Local cuisine, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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OUR SPECIALTY ITALIAN MUFFULETTA
Whole (Serves Two) 17.5
Half (Serves One) 10.25
Quarter 5.75
Our Specialty Italian Muffuletta
ham, Genoa salami, pastrami, Swiss cheese, provolone cheese and housemade Italian olive salad; served warm
APPETIZERS
9.5
Cheese Board
Chef's selection of imported and domestic cheeses, tomato jam and toasted French bread
on their own 8.25
Sample of all 3 10
Hummus, Tapenade, Herbed Feta & Goat Cheese Spread
10.5
Cafe Charcuterie
Selection of pates and sausages garnished with olives, gherkins, fresh bread and selection of mustards
6.75
Bruschetta
Pecan pesto, mozzarella, Parmesan and tomatoes on crusty bread
5
Boudin Sausage
Orange Creole mustard
10.5
Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Served in a bread bowl
SALADS
8.75
Muffuletta Salad
housemade dressing, romaine lettuce, Genoa salami, mortadella, provolone cheese, roasted red peppers, artichoke hearts, Roma tomatoes and Italian olive salad
10.95
Shrimp Remoulade Stuffed Avocado
8.75
The Corsican
Red leaf lettuce, Kalamata olives, Roma tomatoes, toasted walnuts, red onion, gorgonzola cheese and balsamic-raspberry vinaigrette
Sm. 3.5
Lg. 6
Caesar
Crisp romaine lettuce, grated parmesan, house croutons, pimento and our house caesar dressing
10.5
Gumbo And Caesar Salad
NEW ORLEANS FAVORITES
Whole 17.5
Half 10.25
Quarter 5.75
Muffuletta
Ham, Genoa salami, pastrami, swiss cheese, provolone cheese and housemade olive salad
6.95
Jambalaya
Spicy rice, chicken and sausage
6.95
Red Beans & Rice
Smoked sausage
8.5
Seafood Gumbo
PO-BOYS
10.5
Grilled Alligator Sausage
Tabasco Pepper Jelly & Creole Mustard
8
Turkey
8.5
Italian Sub
Onions, green peppers, olives and house vinaigrette - Served warm
7
Ham
12
Fried Shrimp
8
Pastrami
Creole mustard
8
Roast Beef
Lettuce, tomato and gravy
SANDWICHES
8.75
Grilled Chicken & Brie
Arugula, roasted red pepper aioli, on sesame seed bun
8.75
Curried Chicken Salad Sandwich
on walnut-raisin bread
7.75
Garden Sandwich
Red leaf lettuce, tomato,cucumber, sprouts, grilled portobello mushroom,balsamic-Dijon vinaigretteon walnut-raisin bread
8.5
Reuben Sandwich
Pastrami, sauerkraut, melted Swiss on marble rye with spicy Creole mustard
6.75
Smoked Gouda Grilled Cheese
Pepper jelly, on raisin-walnut bread
8.75
Meatball Sandwich
Meatballs in red sauce, Provolone, mozzarella, sautéed peppers & onions, on braided Italian bread
6.75
Fancy Grilled Cheese
aged cheddar cheese, tomato-onion jam, walnut raisin bread
9
Turkey Club
Housemade turkey, bacon, lettuce, tomato, on marble rye
9.5
Roast Beef Baguette
Arugula, horseradish mayonnaise, smoked gouda, red onions, on baguette
SIDES
4.25
Grilled Chicken Breast
3.5
Jambalaya
3.5
Red Beans & Rice
3.25
Potato Salad
1.25
Zapp's Potato Chips
DESSERTS
5
Classic Bread Pudding
5
Fresh Fruit Plate
3.5
Cassata
Neopolitan style with jelly and cake fillng
4
Cannoli
Made with chocolate and vanilla filling and pistachio
About
Housed in a 200 year old National Historic Landmark this Bar/Cafe' is a favorite with locals and tourist alike
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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There are much better places to eat in New Orleans, however, this is a great spot for ambiance! Sit inside or outside in the courtyard to soak in the history that this spot has to offer. Known for their Pimm's cup we ordered this cocktail...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank amandak2782
Reviewed 2 days ago

We came here for dinner one night and sat in the courtyard that they have in the building, from the outside you would not think they had a courtyard but it was a great spot. The staff were really good. The food was excellent, I...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank chrisking8
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great reviews led us here - off-peak hours. It was still packed, but we got a seat in the courtyard as recommended. Wait staff was professional and quick. Because of its age, it feels very "bar" like and casual - neither good nor bad. Plates...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank AnnieMH2014
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this place on our first night in New Orleans. We liked it so much that we returned a second time and we recommended it to everyone we spoke to. This is a very casual spot with a good vibe and great food....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank LongIslandBeachGal
Reviewed 4 days ago

Truly a historic building with a bar and kitchen, it's a great stop especially on a hot day. If you sit inside, you can't help but feel cool because it is so dark. The small interior courtyard if perfect if you've got a small group...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 2fromTX
Reviewed 6 days ago

The muffuletta is fantastic. It is served hot and is large enough to share. Drinks were good here as well. Food is a great price for a delicious taste.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank randomtraveler304
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had their signature muffuletta which was absolutely first rate! Service was fine but draft beer selection very limited.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Maradsous
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hot day sat in small courtyard tbe inside bar was full. Not too crazy about the sazarac I had but good service. I would still go back for other cocktails.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank shabooties
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Half muffuletta was more than I could finish. Generous serving of meat and delicious ! Place was busy during late lunch, with a mix of tourists and locals. Other food looked quite good too. This place is casual, but more upscale casual the “Po-boy” diner...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank phedras
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Convenient/fun location in the heart of the French Quarter. Location was offered to Napoleon for his exile - but he died before he made it there. Glad that wasn’t the case for me! Excellent meal and reasonable prices.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 223LoriM
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I did not make reservations, and I'm unsure whether they accept reservations. You might contact them at 504-524-9752. I've never had to wait longer than 10 or so minutes to be seated, and most of that 10 minutes was... More
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