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The Ruby Slipper Cafe

200 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2423
+1 504-525-9355
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (356 reviews)
“eggs cochon” (127 reviews)
“biscuits” (364 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
200 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2423
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went here three times whilst in New Orleans for our honeymoon. We absolutely loved the food and cocktails. A little pricey but so worth it. Excellent portion sizes as well as sometimes we didn't feel hungry until our evening meal after eating here. Love...More

Thank Kazz1n
Reviewed 2 days ago

Oh it's worth the wait! What we had: Scrambled eggs with pepper jack cheese and mushrooms, hot biscuits, potatoes, grits, bacon, fried green tomatoes and Bloody Mary with Bacon and String Beans LOL! Pros: Wonderful Waitress "Shannon" comfy great food inexpensive Sign in with the...More

Thank angelampowell
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Choose this place for breakfast based on recommendation from friend. Nothing exciting but Good breakfast, really fast service. Very popular place for breakfast. Bloody Mary was okay.More

Thank NS0903
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We appreciate your review. If you have any specific feedback that we can pass on to the manager that would have made your visit a 5* experience, we would love to hear about it. We hope you will visit again next time you are in...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Yes...there was a wait which should tell you something. Parking was tough as it is anywhere in New Orleans. Now that that's out of the way...the food was very good, coffee great which is always the litmus test for any restaurant. Had an omelet, cakes,...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Must have the bacon infused Bloody Mary!! I had the Peace Maker - a split between the Shrimp Boogaloo and Chicken St Charles Eggs Benedict.

Thank Sharron N
Reviewed 4 days ago

We always enjoy breakfast at the location on Magazine. Always a wait but it seems to go by fast. We like to sit at the bar when we can.

Thank TBailey71
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the review! If there is anything specific other than the wait that would make your experience 5*, please let us know so we can pass on to the management. Cheers. 👠

Reviewed 5 days ago

Chose this place for our first breakfast in New Orleans, and it didn't disappoint. We had a bananas foster (unusual choice for me, I dont have too much of a sweet tooth) and a migas. Both very tasty, large portions, sufficient to ensure finding somewhere...More

Thank Jon H
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you, Jon! We are so glad you had a great experience and will pass on your praises to Michael! 👠

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Outstanding flavor of New Orleans breakfast/brunch offerings. The food was delicious and worth the wait! Try the Shrimp & Grits with an Irish Coffee as you won’t be disappointed!

Thank MisterD704
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much, we are glad you enjoyed your visit! If there is any specific feedback you can offer that would have made your experience 5*, please let us know. We are always looking for ways to improve. Cheers. 👠

Reviewed 6 days ago

The hash is to die for. The shrimp and grits amazing as well. The pork bendicts also fab. Not a huge fan of their mimosa but the berry one is pretty tasty.

Thank Jessica R
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks, Jessica! We are so glad you enjoyed both of your visits and even the berry mimosa! Cheers! 👠

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The fact that you could drink breakfast cocktails while you wait 40 minutes for a table certainly gives you patience. But I wasn't impressed with breakfast. Drink prices were average for a touristy spot. But the Bloody Mary was way over spiced. My husband ordered...More

Thank Caitlyn F
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Caitlyn! We appreciate your review and are sorry to hear that you breakfast wasn't up to our standards. We will pass on your feedback to the management and hope you will give us another chance when you are back in Nola. 👠

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bcas7500
17 July 2017|
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Response from Wanderlust_FW | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant itself does not have parking, however depending on what day of the week you are there you should be able to find parking on one of the street meters. There are several hotels and Harrah's Casino all a couple... More
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adrienne t
25 October 2016|
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Response from Annika W | Reviewed this property |
They sure do! They are sooooooo good! They have original mimosas and berry mimosas. Both were really good in my opinion.
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adrienne t
25 October 2016|
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Response from Steven H | Reviewed this property |
The obvious answer: It's New Orleans. So, yes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2423
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-9355
Description
A neighborhood cafe specializing in Breakfast, Lunch & Brunch. Breakfast served all day, every day! Conveniently located in the Central Business District, one block from the Canal Streetcar line, and just steps to the French Quarter and Warehouse District.
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