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Morning Call

3325 Severn Ave, Metairie, LA 70002-3439
+1 504-885-4068
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“beignets” (199 reviews)
“fried dough” (3 reviews)
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
3325 Severn Ave, Metairie, LA 70002-3439
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was one of the stops during a bus tour we took. Our waiter was super fast & friendly and our food was really good, but I was really disappointed in the cafe au lait and the beignets.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What is a trip to New Orleans without a stop for coffee and beignets. Well you can go to that other place in the French Quarter and wait in line, or you can find the nearest Morning Call and enjoy the company of the staff...More

Thank GoodTurnDaily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for lunch and ended up ordering beignets for 4, plus gumbo and jambalaya, corn crab& shrimp bisque and crawfish bread. Yeah I know sloppy big eaters. Jambalaya was the best I have had in NO. Not too spicy, just right. The bisque was...More

Thank redwinguno
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had beignets and chicory coffee. Neat old place. Loved the antique coffee pots and watching them make the dough. It was fun and good. Would recommend going and will go back again.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Heard this place was the locals favorite for Beignets and coffee. Sadly our visit this morning was not as expected. Our server was not very attentive. Another server had to tell him to bring our check. Next visit will try the famous location

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Classic New Orleans treat for beignets- 3 per order you pile on the powered sugar. It has been in the New Orleans area for 50 plus years. It moved from the French quarter years ago. In addition to beignets they have traditional New Orleans Coffee...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Great coffee and beignets and family atmosphere. The food is good, there is a mall across the street

Thank monshell10
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Piping hot beignets. Tasty cafe au lait. Quick & easy breakfast before hitting the road for the return trip to San Antonio. Ordered a hot chocolate & mini-muffulettas for the drive. Shoulda stopped with the breakfast.

Thank Texasleaguer
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We love the beignets and cafe au lait. The beignets are always hot and fresh. Love the old time feel when you walk in and sit at the counter. We have to stop here for beignets when in New Orleans.

Thank Bridgette J
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

I've never tried Cafe Beignet yet but I personally think Morning call has better than Cafe du Monde. They also have a beautiful interior if you go to the one in City Park.

Thank AmeliaJones1994
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9 April 2016|
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Response from Samuel M | Reviewed this property |
Coffee is served without sugar. Sweetener or sugar is offered. The beignets at Morning Call are served without sugar and you add your own powdered sugar at the table. At Cafe du Monde in the French Quarter, the powdered... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3325 Severn Ave, Metairie, LA 70002-3439
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-885-4068
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