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Orleans Grapevine Wine Bar and Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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This beautiful two-story building was erected in 1809 by Antoine Angué where he opened the Vieux Carré’s first Creole Bistro called, The Restaurant d’Orleans. Today, the property is owned by the noted local business team of Pam Fortner and Earl Bernhardt. Lovingly renovated with its prestigious past in mind, The Orleans Grapevine continues the tradition by offering discriminating diners the best in fine dining and an extensive wine list in a beautiful, intimate yet relaxed atmosphere. We feature many unique and seasonal special dishes & specials.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
American, Cajun & Creole
Television, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was conveniently located next to our hotel and came highly recommended. This was our first try of local cuisine and boy was it amazing. Service was great and the atmosphere was second to none. We ate in the courtyard and enjoyed every bite.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank james w
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good restaurant in the French quarter between Jackson Square and bourbon Street. Good food served by a friendly staff in a nice atmosphere with live piano and trumpet music. Recommended for a dinner in tourist zone

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 01649409
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A place with two happy hours, how could you go wrong with that, but this is not why it got its ratings. It’s because of the fresh food we had. We had gumbo and pork patte for apps and its was really good. Then we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nestorp27
Orleans G, Owner at Orleans Grapevine Wine Bar and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are so thrilled you were pleased with your visit to our restaurant. Unfortunately, you didn’t find the stuffed flounder seasoned to your liking. Seasoning is a delicate process. We try to get it just perfect like Goldilocks’ porridge. If you put to much seasoning...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We went recently and were served by Carrie Ann. She was very attentive and took care of us with a smile. My wife and I split a double cut pork chop after we tried a couple of apps with another couple. The entire evening was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bubbafied
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you are out and about and want what the wife and I class as the best meal in NOLA, check into the bistro of the Orleans Grapevine. The server “Johnny”, knows his wines and knows what to recommend by way of the divine food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jefflock2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent dinner at the wine bar! The 14oz pork chop was one of the best I have ever had, and I would highly recommend it

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FalconsNest12
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was good but uneven. Their gumbo was excellent, although some other dishes were a bit underwhelming. The place was busy, so the service was a bit slow and unreliable.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank hancza9m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Grapevine last night while in town for a cruise. We met the Wonderful owners at the door. We were seated and served by Carrie. Everyone in our party had an amazing food. Carrie was attentive to our needs and offered great suggestions....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MardiPartyGal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was passing through New Orleans and a friend recommended this place for the quality of food and great ambiance that it offered. I was pleasantly surprised to learn that not only are the wine flights excellent, but they start you with a basket of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PattyM1932
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to this restaurant a few times now and it has been great every time. Appetizers, entrees, drinks...all amazingly delicious! Staff is 5-star, atmosphere is perfect. I would highly recommend the cheese board, pan-seared scallops, seafood gumbo and New Orleans barbeque shrimp. Yum!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lisa H
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