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Cafe Maspero

601 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1029
+1 504-523-6250
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“muffaletta” (240 reviews)
“jambalaya” (192 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
8:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
601 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1029
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Reviewed today via mobile

Service was great, food was ok. $95 for the four of us was a bit pricey for just average food. The shrimp po boys were overflowing with tasty shrimp which was a plus. However, The calamari was tough and chewy. Probably would not return for...More

Thank CLWarrenTN
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After a long drive we arrived in NO around 4pm and were starving. We came across this place and we were not disappointed!!! I had the French onion soup and chicken salad and my partner had a Poboy. We ended up going back for a...More

Thank emmakeelynz
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for breakfast and were very pleased. I had an excellent crawfish omelette and she enjoyed her eggs Benedict. We stopped again for lunch two weeks later, and she had an excellent club sandwich while I had a good bowl...More

Thank ND_bike_hike
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate breakfast here one morning. It was very good and the prices were very reasonable. We thought we would try it for lunch. We tried the jambalya but it was very dry and not very good. I wouldn't recommend the lunch but would the...More

Thank brewer888
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome place with terrific food. More then helpful waiter Alex who explained all about the food. Great atmosphere , love the music! Come along here and get well looked after. Thanks Alex!

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cafe Maspero is a great place too eat or sit at the bar. Every time we come to New Orleans we make our way to Cafe Maspero. Try the seafood platter or the club sandwich po-boy style. Great bloody Mary's!!

Thank 369robynw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to NO LA to see Redskins play the Saints. Had the fried seafood platter. I am a svelte 215 on a good day and I could not finish the fried seafood platter. There were oysters, clams, calamari, shrimp, squid and fish. The reasons I...More

Thank Mickey L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place in French Quarter! Stopped in because we noticed Baked French Onion Soup on menu and it was so good! Shared the shrimp plate, more than enough! Very nice tasty fried shrimp! AWESOME service! Our server Tracey was absolutely great! Kesha the manager stopped...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was close to our hotel and we went once for breakfast. which was good, but nothing special. Friends went there once also and didn't care for their breakfast.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at the more touristy places (Mothers, etc.) but this was recommended. The prices were good so we decided to give it a try. I am very glad we did. Wife and daughter got the shrimp platter and the portions were HUGE. Son got...More

Thank PaxvilleBoy
French Quarter
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lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
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story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
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Karen S
7 March 2017|
Response from DortD | Reviewed this property |
I don't know you!! I think!!
Edwin W
29 April 2016|
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Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
Yes this is the restaurant and there are times you may encounter lines to get in. I will add however that their staff is very good at getting people in and out pretty quickly. The best times for me is when it first opens... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1029
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-523-6250
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