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Plum Street Snoballs

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Uptown / Carrollton
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1300 Burdette St, New Orleans, LA 70118-4018
+1 504-866-7996
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14:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 14:00 - 22:00
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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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114 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's an art to ordering a snoball which I've yet to master but believe me everytime I'm in NOLA, I'm going to give it a try. Nestled in a neighborhood, Williams Pum Street is an unassuming place. It sits on the corner, waiting to offer up their best of flavors and efficient service. I was lucky enough to be with... More 

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Indianapolis, IN
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This place was highly recommended by local resident. Never had one so we had to try it. Its closely related to a snow cone or a slushy. Basically they are shaved ice with various flavors, but the twist is they are cream! Its certainly worth a try!

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Thank 49-cj3a
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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89 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Made a point to make sure we visited here. I love shave ice and wanted to compare a snoball to what I've had in Hawaii. What a treat, so worth it!! Delicious and refreshing. Plenty of flavors but my absolute favorite was the cream of coconut.

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Thank Ilyngirl
New Orleans, Louisiana
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155 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Locals in Nola love Plum Street SnoBalls flavors are handmade and unique Today's special flavor was almond Orchid cream. It was fantastic!

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Thank Spike S
Houston, Texas
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

This was an awesome place that is off the beaten path. Great treat for kids and adults. They have great custom flavored (I had Bananas Foster, it has great!).

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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155 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

If you've never had a snowball go go go. It is not a snow cone it is a dessert using almost snowflake quality ice with a variety of homemade syrups. Some flavors have condensed milk all homemade fantastic!!!! Strawberry shortcake, banana cream.. Even our dogs love the ice. A NOLA locals favorite.

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Thank Spike S
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We were visiting family in New Orleans & my boys decided that they wanted a Snoball tour of the city. This was our first stop. Huge selection & reasonable prices.

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Thank Melissa E
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Snowballs (please, not a snowcone) are definitely a food-group in NOLA. And there's no better place to experience this cuisine than Plum. If you think Commander's or Brennan's is a must-eat, then you better add Plum.

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Thank David C
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

If you are even thinking about having a snowball while in New Orleans or the uptown area you simply must come here!! We have been coming here for over 20 years and never make a trip to New Orleans without coming to visit! Highly Recommended!!

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Thank David T
New Orleans, Louisiana
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113 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

These guys are awesome. They've got their regular locations and they're also at a lot of the local fests. They use a lot of juice with their snowballs and that's what I like. Pricing is comparable to any of the other shops.

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Thank Kohee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 22:00
Monday
14:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
14:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
14:00 - 22:00
Thursday
14:00 - 22:00
Friday
14:00 - 22:00
Saturday
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 Burdette St, New Orleans, LA 70118-4018
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Uptown / Carrollton
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown / Carrollton
  • Phone Number: +1 504-866-7996

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Uptown / Carrollton
Very much their own self sufficient unit within the greater metro area, Uptown and Carrollton tone down the urban edge with a friendly attitude and collegiate feel. Home to Tulane and Loyola Universities, all the students living in the area ensure that Uptown and Carrollton stay youthful, cosmopolitan and vibrantly fun. Two of the liveliest thoroughfares for nightlife and socializing (and yes of course more of the city’s outstandingly good food and live music) are Oak Street and Maple Street. For a truly wild time, the expansive acreage of Audubon Park, with its zoo, golf course, and actual patches of swampy wetlands, means peace and quiet are never too far away.
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