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Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar

509 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2305
+1 504-323-2109
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  • Average15%
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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$$ - $$$
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509 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2305
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Average, much better options are available for this type of cuisine in NOLA It was convenient after Saints gameMore

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 550robertm550
Colin K, Manager at Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey, thank you for this feedback. I'm terribly sorry we dropped the ball on your visit. We have a lot of great menu items and we'd love to show you some options. Please if you're in the area we'd love another opportunity to win you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended by Cedric at the Sheraton Hotel. Great food very friendly service and the food was very good. Servings were more than adequate but for dessert the Pecan cobbler was delicious

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Art_Vanderliegh
Colin K, Manager at Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting with us! This Cedric guy sounds like he knows the city pretty well if I do say so myself! We hope to have you back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last morning of vacay decided to eat on canal street. We have the house special and that it was! Poached eggs on french bread smothered with guacamole topped with a homemade hollandaise sauce and crumbled bacon side of grits with gouda. Just heavenly. Makes me...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mjw428
robi221, General Manager at Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Those grits really are amazing, we are so glad that you joined us for your last New Orleans breakfast! We really appreciate the great feedback, really hope you join us again the next time you are in town!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located on the edge of the French Quarter, offering a wide selection of Cajun & Creole dishes and full bar (of course). Most area restaurants offer Seafood Gumbo, but here it actually has real flavor. For the heck of it, tried the Alligator and found...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FinFanAtl
robi221, General Manager at Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so glad that you enjoyed the gumbo so much, thanks for the great feedback!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in after my conference and had the Creole House Po Boy- delicious! Shrimp, jalapeños, red and green peppers covered in bacon. Washed it down with a Bayou Teche Biere Pale

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank davidrO5401VS
robi221, General Manager at Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great choice on that Creole House Poboy David, it really is amazing! Please join us again the next time you are around, we would love to find another great local beer for you to try!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at the Creole House this afternoon for lunch as a spur of the moment choice. We were on the Hop on/off tour and quickly decided to stop in for a quick bite. We had chargrilled oysters for an appetizer, which were great. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank texasgirl75
robi221, General Manager at Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the great feedback, I will definitely let Jasmine know how much you enjoyed everything! We are really hope that you had a great time while you were in New Orleans, please come see us again the next time around!

Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We ate here for Breakfast 2 days in a row. We stayed at Club Le Pension , a Blue Green Resort right around the corner. The Creole food was exquisite. The waiters were awesome and you must ask for Jonathan, he literally, sang for us...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank docbisho
robi221, General Manager at Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank for visiting Creole House, we are truly honored that you chose to dine with us on more than one occasion! Jonathan really is a truly great person, please come see us all again the next time you are in town!

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is very busy on Saturday mornings for brunch. I got a cucumber mimosa, which was so refreshing. The Bayou Bowl is an ABSOLUTE must have! Ours were cooked over medium and they crawfish cakes were cooked to perfection. My friend enjoyed his chicken...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alexandra S
robi221, General Manager at Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great choice on the Bayou Bowl Alexandra, it is truly amazing dish and we are all so glad that it hit the spot! Please come see us again the next time you are in town, see you real soon!

Reviewed November 2, 2018

Our server was excellent. He was very helpful, friendly, and fast. Our food was also delicious. Ordered the buffalo oysters and jambalaya which were great.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank travelfam11
Colin K, Manager at Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Thank you for recently visiting us and we're glad to hear you enjoyed the buffalo oysters and our jambalaya! We can't wait to have you back again!

Reviewed November 2, 2018

This is a place for a very quick meal. I got the oyster po boy...not a huge fan. Nothing special. The fries were good.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bostonguy87
Colin K, Manager at Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Thanks so much for dining with us and taking the time to leave a review. Sorry to hear we didnt quite meet the expections on our oyster poboy. We have a fairly large menu, if you decide to join us again I'd love to find...More

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Response from Travia1 | Reviewed this property |
Peche is an excellent option as well as anything else located on Magazine Street. Try to stay away from the "tourist traps" around Bourbon street and environs
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Response from janigus | Reviewed this property |
The menu is listed on their website, but it doesn't include prices. The chargrilled oysters are amazing! Highly recommend. I tried to provide the link to their website, but apparently that's not allowed. The website is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $26
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2305
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-323-2109
Description
Creole House Restaurant & Oyster Bar serves New Orleans classics in the perfect casual atmosphere for everyone to enjoy. It stands as the oldest existing building on Canal Street, recently updated for your dining pleasure. Creole House offers Cajun and Creole cuisine, serving up true southern classics and future New Orleans staples to dazzle your taste buds. Take the time to partake in fresh oysters or spoil yourself with Southern Louisiana seafood restaurant classics: Gumbo, Shrimp & Grits, Crawfish, Chargrilled Oysters, Po-boys and more!
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