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Napoleon House Bar & Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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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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Reviewed yesterday

This is an interesting, historic place . We had lunch here and enjoyed the atmosphere. Had the infamous Muffaletta, and ordered half. Well even this size was too much for both of us. Delicious and different, as we had never had one. We took the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Linda S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Know for the best Pimm's Cup in town, my favorite summer drink!!!! Very old and charming bar. Staff friendly and one bartender a fixture! Great turkey club and meatball sandwiches. Another great old place to eat and drink at!!!!

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank MIZT13
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is legit! When you imagine a Cafe Bar in the French Quarter, this is what comes to mind. This place is step in history and charm. The food was perfect and the beer was cold. Service was what you might hope for when...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank HomerDelgado
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent place for cocktails and light fare. tremendous amount of authentic character and history. Great muffuletta's and other sandwiches. A must visit when in New Orleans

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank JMR1965
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Traditional pub, low lights and FANTASTIC classical music in the background. We ate po’boys (must try the croko po’boys). Good price

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank maxlombardo73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If the legend to that this building was being prepared to be Napoleon's house is true, that's enough reason by itself to visit. It has a classic French atmosphere and a menu of New Orleans favorites with some Italian influence. We had shrimp and grits...More

Date of visit: August 2019
2  Thank JBWatson77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came in with a large group from a conference and we had a great time! The food was great and our waitress, Jennifer was great as well.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Newtraveler83
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, Napoleon House is the perfect spot for a private party! The spaces are stunning and combined with the history you feel like you’ve stepped back in time.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank carawasthere
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best muffuletta and best Pimm's original cocktail. This was our first stop in NOLA and my personal favorite. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank MaineKT24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would have given a 4th star if we had better service. We have loved the food in New Orleans. This was good, but nothing that wowed us. The muffeleta was good, but it is so heavy in bread that you really cant taste the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 537michaelh537
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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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