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Mr. B's Bistro

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$$$
Neighborhood:
French Quarter
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201 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2226
504-523-2078
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Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Cleveland, Mississippi
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138 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved this place! The wait staff did an impeccable job catering to our every need. The wine list is extensive. I would recommend the barbecue shrimp. It is divine! After you finish eating it, they squeeze a lemon on your hands and then give you a hot washcloth. Lovely! We will definitely dine here again.

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Thank Susannah W
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food and service was excellent! We had 5 draft seasonal beer for $28.75, the crab cake app for 18 and 2 BBQ Shrimp for$28 each. We ate everything on the plate!

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Thank amasnyc
Sydney, Australia
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Recommended by travellers to try the Sunday brunch as a fine restaurant alternative to regular lunch food. Excellent food with great service... we had the shrimp !

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Thank franko6473
Orlando, Florida
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The appetizers weren't as expected specially the soup samples including the gumbo. Few options in the menu for entries. My wife fish was ok nothing special but my pork-loin was excellent. The cake and ice cream for Dessert was regular. Finally, the service wasn't friendly.

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Thank pokefood
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83 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great value lunch in an atmospheric bistro. Friendly staff. Good sized meals and good value for money. Recommend fitting in the lemon ice box pie

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Ballito, South Africa
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72 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had lunch with colleagues at the restaurant. Food was good, service good and it has a good atmosphere.

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Thank Derek C
Pearland, Texas
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

First off let me say it was easy in and easy out. Usually restaurants of this caliber makes getting seated difficult at best. Had a great waiter with 6 stars on his lapel, signifying 30 years of service. He was gracious, sarcastic, helpful, and let us eat. Great combination of wait staff for our table as well. The food was... More 

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Oakdale, California, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Our 5 checked in and were quickly seated. No reservations but we got right in. We were seated with a nice view of the restaurant. The tuxedo wearing waiters were bustling & hustling all over the place. We ordered 3 appetizers: Duck spring rolls, fried shrimp and scallops. I loved the duck, the shrimp was ok and the 2 scallops... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyed a Sunday Jazz brunch great old time New Orleans decor.Service was great and food was great. Definitely worth a visit

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Thank LaskoPelforth
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340 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a very classy restaurant with excellent food and service. The BBQ shrimp is phenomenal and the French bread to dip into it is amazing. The gumbo yaya is delicious as is the seafood gumbo. The roasted red pepper and goat cheese soup was excellent. The redfish grilled and topped with lump crabmeat was wonderful. My only complaint is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$23 - $50
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2226
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighborhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: 504-523-2078

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in French Quarter

Neighborhood Profile
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 Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.