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Montrel's Bistro - CLOSED

1000 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3310
+1 504-525-4747
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible48%
2 Dec 2014
“Just great”
1 Feb 2014
“Great crawfish”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Cajun & Creole
1000 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3310
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Reviewed 2 December 2014

Awesome service awesome meal! Just awesome! The service, the meal the company, was a great meal in a great city

Thank Hotel-Preston-TN
Reviewed 1 February 2014

This was my very first time ever trying crawfish...let me tell you the flavor was awesome! Crab cakes were divine as well.

Thank MrsGway2
Reviewed 30 January 2014

Actually stopped in here before departing NO the morning of Friday January 11th 2013, of course we were drawn by the decent -priced breakfast special ($4.50) and location. We had a very attentive waiter and enjoyed the ambiance of the interior as it was a...More

Reviewed 23 September 2013 via mobile

The rating is based on a previous visit, which was generally bad. Slow service, mediocre food, ok atmosphere. As of 9/21/2013 this restaurant appears closed.

1  Thank RichC_MD
Reviewed 18 September 2013

After a month travelling thru the USA this is the worst place we had the displeasure of eating out.We called for breakfast and what a joke...awful food ,poor service and I would hate to see what the kitchen was like...yuk

1  Thank kruuza
Reviewed 4 September 2013

This place was the worst restaurant during our visit. There were flies everywhere inside and the wait staff was unenthusiastic, slow, and borderline rude. Food was mediocre and expensive. We hurried to finish our meal and then went across the street to The Market Café...More

1  Thank Nicole V
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Jambalaya tasted like it was just ketchup with water for the sauce, and 5 slices of sausage.( it was suppose to come with shrimp and chicken as well but it turned out the chefs forgot to put it in there). My husbands shrimp and fries...More

1  Thank TJPJ09
Reviewed 6 August 2013

We had diner there amd just no comment. Maybe breakfast is ok but forget diner. Microwave food is better

2  Thank JPVR
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Then look no further than Montrel's Bistro. I wish I would have done a little more homework before we stopped there for lunch but there's no crying over spilled jambalaya at this point. If 75 health code citations from January 2008 to September 2012 sounds...More

5  Thank StumblingTourist
Reviewed 27 July 2013

We were enticed to come here by the smooth-talking host out in front. He promised "authentic" Creole food - it was definitely NOT! We each ordered a bowl of gumbo and were served a weak, watery, thin soup with a bit of rice and ONE...More

3  Thank WanderAndWonder
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  • Address: 1000 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3310
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-4747
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