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Cafe Du Monde

800 Decatur St, In Front of Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3306
+1 504-581-2914
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“beignets” (18,605 reviews)
“fried dough” (757 reviews)
“funnel cake” (617 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59 Hours
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800 Decatur St, In Front of Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3306
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We revisited Cafe Du Monde, our first time was about 18 years ago. It hasn't changed (except for the flood wall). The beignets yummmmmm, the cafe au lait was excellent (both the hot and the cold). Straightforward. You look for a seat (it is always...More

Thank Marion M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visit Every time I'm in town and it never disappoints. My latest visit I brought 3 friends for their first beignet and they all loved them.

Thank ceconnor112
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A delectable treat! I kept hearing don’t wear black; now I know why😊 The line might be long but moves very fast, FYI cash only!

Thank Marguerite G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Open 24 hours!!! The line is down the block during the day, but if you go later at night, you can find a seat with ease! You sit at the table and they serve your drinks with fresh, hot sugary bienets of your dreams! Fluffy...More

Thank Robyn M
Reviewed yesterday

Don't fret on the "line" - this moves fast and worth it. Great Price and prepare for powdered sugar face - and everywhere else.

Thank barbaraaV5307EI
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The line to get in looked super long, but it goes fast! Didn’t even wait an hour. It’s super packed, but it doesn’t feel overwhelming. The beignets are so freaking delicious. Worth a wait!!!

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The world famous beignets lived up to the hype and the coffee was great as well. Get the medium size coffee as the small is VERY small.

Thank Matthew L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best to stop by in the week rather than the weekend. You can find a seat quickly. Beignets are the best. There is now a restaurant in the Riverwalk Outlet. You can sit in A/C there!

Thank Bubbert1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Who can go wrong with this place!!! Love it!! Classic New Orleans!! Only negative is how not to get powdered sugar everywhere!

Thank Joey F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We love the different ways they serve the coffee! You can also have milk for the kids. The beignets are good but they are a little greasy. The lines are long but the service is excellent for the size of crowd they cater to, the...More

Thank katith
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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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kstanley81
15 April 2018|
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Response from Gloria W | Reviewed this property |
Did you tip 20%?that should be the guideline unless she messed up your order
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kstanley81
15 April 2018|
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Response from SteamyRice | Reviewed this property |
could you afford it? did she serve you?
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Factnotfiction86
12 March 2018|
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Response from llfie | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are places to sit but it's not really in a building. It's a large pavilion with open external walls and very crowded from morning until around 6-7 pm. The noise level might not be conducive for a meeting.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Decatur St, In Front of Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3306
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-581-2914
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