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Mr. B's Bistro

201 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2226
+1 504-523-2078
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
201 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2226
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We enjoyed everything we ordered! Great environment even for kids and the staff are awesome. The artichoke soup was on the cold side (and had strans of artichoke so if you dont mind pieces you are good to go) but you can ask to have...More

Thank Starri D
Reviewed yesterday

You're in NOLA, you want a great experience. Don't mess around, just go to Mr B's. The service is superior. Craftsmanship is King. Sitting at the bar I ordered a Sazerac, it's was the best Sazerac I've had. I couldn't believe the difference, it was...More

Thank ScottD58
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was another recommendation for us and it didn't fail to deliver.The staff were very welcoming and friendly and the food was delicious. The staff love working there and it was obvious in their interactions with other staff members and us the customers. The BBQ...More

Thank Fonzie100
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited upon the recommendation of our doorman. We were not disappointed. The BBQ Shrimp was exceptional.

Thank Dwight D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is amazing. The service is 5 star from the moment you arrive. Both our servers and their assistant were fantastic. The Sunday brunch was fantastic absolutely delicious. And the Jazz!!!! That was something else, making the experience truly magical. We even got serenaded...More

Thank shopkitten
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! This place never disappoints me. I took my wife to Mr. Bs so she could try the BBQ shrimp. We ended up splitting an order of the shrimp and grilled redfish and rice. The flavor of both was exceptional. We each had a starter...More

Thank dbla72
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came in on a Very busy Saturday night, without a reservation, They still accommodated us very quickly, seated us at a Great table. service was Fast and friendly. very quickly brought out French bread w Fresh homemade butter , which is amazing(would go back to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We straggled into Mr. B's Bistro to get out of the rain, but we didn't expect to have such an incredible meal in such an incredible atmosphere. The restaurant's decor is gorgeous and ambient, and the waiters are very proper. We were wearing t-shirts and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried some of the fancier restaurants during our stay in New Orleans and I have to say that we had our best meal at Mr. B's Bistro. I had the seafood gumbo as a starter followed by the blackened fish of the day with...More

Thank charlotterusse1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to Mr B's many times over the years and it has always been top notch. Yesterday not so much. It seems that they have lost a step over the years. Although the service was good. The Gumbo YaYa seemed bland. I had...More

Thank pbar2310
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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Response from tmatta | Reviewed this property |
Contact the restaurant. You understand this is s review site for customers, right???
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2226
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-523-2078
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Mr. B's Bistro, (since 1979) owned by Cindy Brennan of the famous Brennan Restaurant Family, is located in the heart of the French Quarter. Signature dishes include Mr. B's famous Barbequed Shrimp, Gumbo Ya Ya, and Bread Pudding with Irish Whiskey Sauce. $1.50 martinis and bloody marys each weekday during lunch.
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