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Galatoire's Restaurant

209 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
+1 504-525-2021
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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French, American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
209 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wen't twice during a week in NOLA. Great both times. Service is spot on by a long tenured wait staff. It is always a mix of local and tourists, but that makes it fun. Highlights are the Shrimp Romalade, Fried Soft Shell Crab (melts in...More

Thank cajungene
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a restaurant to go to if you want a loud, festive, delicious meal. Always lots of people and can be hard to hear but smiles and laughter all around. I went with two friends and we shared the Souffle Potatoes, Shrimp Remoulade, and...More

Thank lvsutton
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for Galatoire's because after 30 years of visiting family in New Orleans I realized I had not eaten here. Enjoyed signature cocktails and a delicious meal. Service was prompt and professional without being stuffy. The two of use shared the eggplant appetizer as...More

Thank 672pamelal
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate upstairs for lunch. Much quieter than downstairs and thoroughly enjoyed it. Both had turtle soup for starter and it was excellent. Fried Shrimp Sardou for main course and we really enjoyed it. Lemon tart and cup custard with berries for dessert. Food and...More

Thank tennisc-8
Reviewed 1 week ago

They make men wear a jacket but the decor is faded at best, but the fish is amazing, and so are the sides and dessert! Worth the wait and the hokiness

Thank ja121
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

6 friends from Dominican High School decide to get together to celebrate their respective 40th birthdays in New Orleans. Where else can you share this sort of experience not only with each other but with a room full of similarly light-hearted celebrants hailing anywhere from...More

1  Thank NOLATiger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After hearing many good things about Galatoire's, I easily booked a reservation for friends on OpenTable. Our cab driver dropped us off about a block and a half away from the restaurant due to the Bourbon Street construction. The crowded, narrow sidewalk in the July...More

Thank A T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ambiance was so cool. Food was very good. Server was very friendly. Expensive, but worth it for the experience. Would I go back, probably. Here's the petty part and forgive me. At this level of service, the devil is in the details. If I have...More

Thank wtklemp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has really great service but feels a bit old fashioned. The food was fine, not amazing. Our friends joked that we felt like we were eating on the titanic. We were a group of young women and I think something a bit more...More

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a place to eat at primarily for the experience of a restaurant like it. Men are required to wear suit jackets after 5 pm, if you don't have one they can provide one for you. The servers are so classy and incredibly courteous....More

Thank lucasashby
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
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Les G
7 May 2017|
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Response from munderwood99 | Reviewed this property |
Nope, but I agree with the advice that you should go another day!
ralph p
8 March 2017|
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Response from GonzaloSanchez0518 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think this is a BYOW, this restaurant is more upscale, we order wine and some cocktails very good, accepts credit cards
ralph p
8 March 2017|
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Response from tinava | Reviewed this property |
I enjoyed my meal there, but did not ask about corkage fee.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
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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