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“Good food and nice atmosphere”
Review of Emeril's Delmonico

Emeril's Delmonico
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Ranked #37 of 1,992 Restaurants in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $60 - $80
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Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Garden District
Cross street: Erato Street
Transit: Streetcar stop at Erato Street
Description: Located on the famed St. Charles Avenue streetcar line, Delmonico, the legendary, century-old institution, is an icon in the restaurant industry and has been a cornerstone of traditional Creole dining since 1895. Reopened by Emeril Lagasse in 1998 after an extensive historic renovation, Delmonico continues today serving a modern style of Louisiana's Creole cuisine with Emeril's warm style of service in a grand setting.
Reviewed January 11, 2014

As it was so cold during our trip to NO,we dined here one night as it was across the street from our motel, Quality Inn Maison St Charles. Food was good and service was excellent. Good atmosphere. Wish we had been warmer and gone to G W Finn's, but that will have to wait for the next vist.

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Reviewed January 9, 2014

The Delmonico had very good food - the steaks are outstanding. But don't expect large-cut portions. You're paying for the ambiance and service. All of the servers were very friendly and attentive. It's away from the Quarter but easily within walking distance or you can take the St Charles Trolley from Canal St (takes 7-8 minutes).

Thank HuskerAV8R
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Reviewed January 9, 2014

I recall my first meal at Emeril's Delmonico quite fondly from 10 years ago. The food, service, and atmosphere were all perfect. I regret to note that the glory days have faded and Delmonico's is now an average steakhouse in a town of exemplary restaurants.

The service was attentive but too familiar with repeated "I got you, man" form the lead server. The drink specials showed a degree of creativity but were not on a par with some of the other great cocktail creations in town.

I ordered an oven roasted filet to be preceeded by a soup. The soup was delicious and just what i had hoped for. The filet was undercooked. The siutation was resolved quite quickly by our server without further problem. The recook was great.

The desserts were average for what was available elsewhere in New Orleans. One of the real disappointments is the exorbitantly priced coffees for after dinner. Is it not enough just to get a good fresh cup of coffee after the meal? Why must there be $15 coffee choices?

In all I can say that it was not a bad experience but for the money, I would go elsewhere. One just has too many fabulous alternatives in town.

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Reviewed January 7, 2014

Took our family to Delmonico's for early dinner on New Year's Eve. When booking, was told only time available was 10:15pm, then they offered to try to get us in at 5, which worked great for us! Meal was pricey, but we anticipated that, and really found not much different from restaurants in the French Quarter. Our meals were all fantastic--flavors we do not get in the Midwest. Excellent place to go for a special occasion and celebrate!

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Thank LaCrosseFoodie
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Reviewed January 7, 2014

We had a family gathering of over 40 people on a Saturday night before a Saints game. The menu was somewhat set, but delicious. They did everything they could to accommodate us including splitting the bill over numerous credit cards. I had low expectations for the evening, but was very pleasantly surprised.

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Thank Aemoore
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