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Galatoire's Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
French Quarter
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209 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204 (Iberville)
+1 504-525-2021
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Galatoire's is one of my favorite restaurants in the south. The experience is like no other. It is worth every penny! Excellent food and above excellent service.... always!

Thank Rachel H
Bangkok, Thailand
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157 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Another one of the best and most famous restaurants in N O. Try it , you won't regret it or forget it

Thank Kurt M
Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We came to New Orleans to experience a Revillon Dinner and selected Galatorie's. I had heard of this restaurant for years, but we had never eaten here. Just a note, gentlemen must were jackets, which they have if you didn't bring one. For starters we had the Shrimp Scampi which was 5 shrimp served over a baguette slice with sauce.... More 

2 Thank travelingfifties
Lafayette, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mirrored walls, high ceilings, legendary waiters, and legendary food. For over 50 years I've been eating Shrimp Remoulade, Turtle Soup, Oysters Rockefeller, trout amandine, and puff fries. Still legendary. Loved by locals, almost impossible to get a table downstairs for Friday lunch.

1 Thank TheDotdog
Austin, tx
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

still the best in NOLA. we were celebrating my friends birithday and while our waiter, tim, and food were outstanding, the shout out goes to our runners dominic and demond. men of very few words, but they provided impeccable service and their attention to detail was amazing.. it was if they read our minds...they anticipated our needs and were so... More 

1 Thank sissysmith64
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Crab cakes were delish! As I was told by the waiter, it was 90% crabmeat! I ordered two from the appetizer list. The blood Mary was kind of watery, my husband's steak was good. Cream brûlée was gooooodddd! Our salads were also delicious! Would recommend!

1 Thank peony09
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our visit. The food was excellent and the good old traditional southern service was impeccable. This place is an institution, it is important to book. A sanctuary of calm from the madness that is Bourbon Street

1 Thank Gavin W
Montreal, Canada
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127 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Galatoire's restaurant is New Orleans best restaurant. It's been around for more than 100 years. If you want a special, romantic meal, it's the place!

1 Thank Montreal_Canada2011
Knoxville, Tennessee
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this restaurant and will be back. We booked a party of 5 and were seated upstairs-which is very quiet. Ask to be seating upstairs. Downstairs is very noisy, but it is where the ambiance is. Food is excellent and super fresh. All seafood was top! The wine selection is humongous. Wine bottles go from 35 to thousands of... More 

1 Thank FloKnoxville_TN
New York, New York, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bring a jacket guys! This New Orleans legend is nestled among cheap college bars specializing in $5 hurricanes. But don't be put off. Ambiance is great. 3 birthdays & 1 anniversary were celebrated by the entire restaurant. Food is amazing and ample.

1 Thank Mark L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$80
French, American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-2021

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port of call for folks in search of a good time and a great story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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