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APPETIZERS‏
Fried Green Tomato Chips
Thinly-sliced green tomatoes served with cajun ranch and marinara sauces for dipping
$9.00
Crawfish Cakes
Topped with crawfish cream sauce
$9.00
BBQ Shrimp
peeled, fresh gulf shrimp served sautéed in a classic new orleans-style bbq sauce with French bread
$11.00
Duck Empanadas
Tortillas stuffed with roasted duck and mixed cheese, served with sour cream and salsa
$10.00
Spinach and Artichoke Dip
A creamy blend of spinach and artichokes topped with melted mozzarella cheese, served with crispy bow-tie pasta
$10.00
Crawfish Bread
lekienheimer” French bread topped with our creamy blend of spinach, crawfish tails, mozzarella cheese and parmesan cheese
$9.00
Crystal Wings
Six wings served with cajun ranch fr dipping
$11.00
Boudin
A cajun tradition of ground beef pork, rice, onions, peppers and seasonings, fried and served with creamy creole mustard sauce
$9.00
Shrimp Remoulade
Crispy-fried green tomatoes topped with seasoned gulf shrimp and louisiana remoulade dressing
$9.00
Fried Alligator1
Marinated alligator meat perfectly fried and served with louisiana remoulade sauce
$11.00
SOUPS
Chicken and Andouille Gumbo
Classic dark roux, onions, peppers, celery, chicken and andouille sausage, finished with rice
$6.00
Corn and Crab Bisque
Cream-based soup fetdring sweet corn and blue crab
$6.00
ENTREE SALADS‏
Grilled Shrimp Caesar
Classic romaine caesar salad topped with gulf shrimp, croutons and parmesan cheese
$14.00
Toulouse Oyster
Romaine lettuce tossed in cajun ranch topped with crisp gulf oysters, tomatoes and bleu cheese crumbles
$16.00
Grilled Chicken Salad
Marinated chicken breast served atop a bed of romaine lettuce, tomatoes, red onions and cucumbers
$13.00
ENTRÉES
A Taste of New Orleans
Red beans and rice, jarnbalaya, chicken and andouille gumbo and crawfish etoutfee
Select three of the aboee nola fartmces $+14.00
Enfre all four $+16.00
Crawfish Etouffee
Crawfish sautéed in a traditional creole stew, topped with steamed white rice
$14.00
Complement the dish with fried crawfish tails $+5.00
Red Beans and Rice
Creamy, slow-simmered red beans served with white rice and grilled smoked sausage, topped with southern-tried chicken strips
$13.00
Blackened Redfish
Fresh louisiana redtish blackened with cajun seasonings and served with steamed vegetables and janibalaya
$17.00
Crawfish Pasta Estrellita
Sautéed crawfish‏ tails in a savory cream sauce, tossed with penne pasta and topped with a crispy crawfish cake and parmesan cheese
$16.00
Blackened Chicken Alfredo
Penne pasta tossed in a savory parmesan cream sauce, topped with chicken breast blackened with cajun seasoning
$14.00
Crawfish Stuffed Catfish
Louisiana cattish fillet stuffed with crawfish stuffing, grilled and topped with lemon butter, served with steamed vegetables and ajun potatoes
$15.00
Grilled Portobeao Mushrooms
Two portobello mushroom caps marinated in olive oil and balsamic vinaigrette on a bed of white rice, served with steamed vegetables and fried green tomato chips
$16.00
Cashew Crusted Redfish
Our fresh louisiana catch battered in crushed cashews, fried and topped with praline cashew sauce with cajun potatoes and steamed vegetables
$19.00
Blackened Shrimp and Cajun Jambalaya
Seasoned gulf shrimp served with chicken and andouille jambalaya
$16.00
SEAFOOD PLATTERS‏
Frsh-catch i..ouisiana seafood served fried to perfection with our homemade seafood seasoning, hush puppies, tartar and cocktail sauces
Shrimp
$17.00
Catfish
$15.00
Oyster
$22.00
Crawfish
Fried crawfish tails and crawfish etouffee
$18.00
SANDWICHES / BURGERS
All andwidxa semed with trench (rice, lettuce, tomato, pickles and onions
Muffaletta
A new orleans original! Sesame-crusted italian bun lared with our unique olive salad, salami and ham, topped with melted piodone cheese
$15.00
Cuartres House Burger
Hajf pound angus burger, grilled to perfection and topped with patton’s hot sausage pstty and prn&lone cheese; served on a jalapeno cheddar bun with garlic ma’iunnaise
$13.00
Bacon $+2.00
Angus Burger
Half-pound angus burger dressed with lettuce, tomato, pickles, onsans and garlic maonnaise, grilled just the like it.
$11.00
Add bacon or bleu cheese $+2.00
Each add cheese $+1.50
Portobello Burger
Portobello mushroom-‏ cap marinated in olive oil and balsamic vinaigrette, grilled and served on a jalapeno-cheddar bun with a remoulade spread
$13.00
Blackened Chicken Culb
Marinated chicken‏ breast blackened with cajun seasoning, topped, with bacon, provolone cheese and garlic mayonnaise
$13.00
P0-BOYS‏
Served dressed” with lettuce, tomato, pickles and garlic mannaise on leidenheimer french bread with french fries
Patron's Hot Sausage
Patton’s hot sausage patties and swiss cheese, a local favorite
$12.00
Bacon $+2.00
Roast Beef
Hot roast beef and gravy
$13.00
Cheese $+1.50
Shrimp
$12.00
Crawfish
$13.00
Catfish
$11.00
Oyster
$15.00
About
Chartres House is a local favorite—a French Quarter landmark serving casual dishes and classic drinks in an intimate, historical environment. This antebellum building, once a favorite haunt of Tennessee Williams, is now home to a menu featuring classic New Orleans BBQ shrimp, muffalettas and more. Dine on the balcony or in the intimate courtyard, or join the local crowd after hours for quick bites and cocktails.
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed March 7, 2020

Not my favorite place to eat in the French Quarter but that may have been my fault. I ordered the fried shrimp dinner which wasn't bad. It was dry however. There were plenty of deep fried shrimp piled on a bed of french fries with...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 26, 2020 via mobile

Nice place, but the service we received wasn't so good. Our server didn't care too much and the restaurant was really cold with the windows opened. The food was good but nothing special. Cuisine not properly local, mixed and a bit expensive for what we...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 26, 2020

This is just your average restaurant inside a bar. I went here with friends as they both raved about the Blackened Chicken Alfredo, which we all three ordered. It was a very tasty dish which included parmesan cream sauce, penne pasta and the blackened chicken...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 5, 2020 via mobile

This a small bar like place not what I expected at all. I order a hurricane to drink could not drink it. It was awful tasted bad. We a couple of small bites nachos were ok. Wouldn’t go back..,

Date of visit: February 2020
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ShaneE350, Other at Chartres House Restaurant and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2020

Sorry that we didn't deliver on the experience you were looking for. I would love to have you back to try one of our specialty cocktails that might be better suited to your taste.

Reviewed January 22, 2020

Ordered a seafood platter but everything was breaded and deep-fried. Huge portions. Fish had no taste what so ever.

Date of visit: January 2020
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ShaneE350, Other at Chartres House Restaurant and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2020

Sorry that you were mislead about the seafood platter. They are generally fried though. I hope to have you back to try one of our other delicious menu options that may better suite you.

Reviewed January 17, 2020

We went here based on a recommendation from a local. We thought it was going to be more of a restaurant type place rather than a bar. But whatever we had a nice meal. The location is on the corner on the junction of Charters...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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ShaneE350, Other at Chartres House Restaurant and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2020

Thank you for your recent review of Chartres House Mark. We like to think of ourselves as a restaurant with a really awesome bar. I hope to see you again next time you're around.

Reviewed January 3, 2020 via mobile

Walked past this place after our late night ghost tour & were glad they were open until 1 while most places in the area closed at midnight. They sat 7 of us right away & service was great. The gumbo was delicious, but a pretty...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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ShaneE350, Owner at Chartres House Restaurant and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2020

We're glad you stopped by. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed January 3, 2020

Stopped there before taking a great Lewd Spirits tour down the street. Great drinks, an amazing infused vodka for Bloody Marys and a clean restroom that was easily accessible (not a joke, that's a thing in the French Quarter). A little haunted history thrown in,...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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ShaneE350, Owner at Chartres House Restaurant and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2020

Thanks Shelli. Hope to have you back soon.

Reviewed January 2, 2020

Charbroiled oyster appetizer just leaves you wanting more. Garlic and parmesan. Fantastic bread goes with it. Main meal was blackened redfish was just super unforgettable. The rice side dish has andouille sausage in it. Wife had a roast beef po boy. She is a very...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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ShaneE350, Owner at Chartres House Restaurant and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2020

Thank you so much Bob. We appreciate you choosing Chartres House. We hope to have you back soon.

Reviewed December 27, 2019

Go upstairs by 5pm and take some icy IPA and a Muffaleta regional sandwich and have a nice and relaxing view of the street.

Date of visit: December 2019
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ShaneE350, Owner at Chartres House Restaurant and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2020

Thanks Leo. Hope to have you back soon.

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200tonyat
August 4, 2016|
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Response from beanie1970 | Reviewed this property |
Can be casual.
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drshayjones
May 6, 2016|
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Response from Jgstill | Reviewed this property |
I do not think this place has a private room, its not real big
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borouk89
April 18, 2016|
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Response from patsyposey | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. We went the evening we arrived and just walked right in. If you had a large party it might be different.
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