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Mena's Palace on Iberville

200 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2215
+1 504-525-0217
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cajun & Creole
200 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2215
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Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful as always. Great southern style breakfast. Get there early or bring your patients. It gets busy and crowded as it is a small “mom and pop” kind of place.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 26kellif
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

Great cafe fare...grits and omelettes delicious! Casual and cool. Fantastic service...Jarvanna fabulous server...friendly, helpful, attentive, funny! Loved our visit!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Vaughn S
Reviewed November 14, 2018

This is by no means a chain restaurant! This small, quiet establishment has been a gathering place of locals for over 40 years. You'll find small town hospitality that will talk your ear off if you let them. The food is all homemade, quite good,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FinFanAtl
Reviewed October 16, 2018

If you want a normal breakfast, this is the place. Food and coffee were really good. home cooked flavour

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank marylouvella
Reviewed September 14, 2018

If you are looking for a hurried breakfast that is mediocre, served by surly staff, this the place for you.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BOC68
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Stopped for a quick meal and some juice. Nice sit for a break. Will visit next time. Lovely staff and atmosphere.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ElderberryKombucha
Reviewed August 26, 2018

We ate here twice, once for breakfast and once for lunch. We had the same server and she was a delight! (She has a daughter near Denver.) Breakfast hotcakes were good and filling. My lunch of a BLT on po'boy bread was a great suggestion...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mizriz2
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

We just happen to walk by this place on our way to cafe do monde and what a treat. We were looking for a good basic breakfast before a long day of New Orleans fun. The omelets where filling and delicious. Service was friendly and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Karen R
Reviewed March 25, 2018

Was referred to this place for lunch by a worker at the visitor center. I wanted to try the Muffalato sandwich, and I was not disappointed. It was very tasty! My husband had the Gumbo soup and the open-faced roast beef sandwich -- both were...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank ctburke26
Reviewed March 13, 2018

There are not many places for actual breakfast in the French quarter. This one was great. We came on a Sunday morning so it was mostly empty after the Saturday night revelry. Wide variety of common breakfast foods. Pancakes and French Toast were good, eggs...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank joeAtraveller
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December 5, 2016|
Response from Donna H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I am just seeing this (1/8/17). I honestly do not know. You can call and ask. Hope you have a great time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2215
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Warehouse/Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Warehouse/Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-0217
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