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The Ruby Slipper Cafe

200 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2423
+1 504-525-9355
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (325 reviews)
“eggs cochon” (124 reviews)
“biscuits” (351 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
200 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2423
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Reviewed yesterday

I love brunch and I don't mind having to wait. When we travel I always seek out the best breakfast place. I perhaps jumped the gun on this place or I just didn't take the full time to read the reviews. The food was average...More

Thank MrsSandro
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent restaurant with fantastic service!!! The food was amazing. Awesome menu selections. The staff was very attentive and friendly. Our entire group enjoyed their meal! Will definitely comeback!!!

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love sitting at the counter here. Tons of tables though. I always arrive early since I'm sure the line is tremendous later on. Great coffee with a cup to go. Had a goat cheese and spinach/mushroom omelet. Side of bacon and it comes with...More

Thank Howbre
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived around 9 and had a 40 minute wait. I ordered a special cajun eggs Benedict and my husband enjoyed an omelet. Service was just okay - they were very busy, which shouldn't have been a surprise to them. My meal was delivered and...More

Thank JodyLovesTravel
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place for breakfast. Very busy. Long queues but it's worth it. Local breakfast dishes, Cajun, Tex mex and American classics. Big portions. Service is ok. Not expensive.

Thank Chani C
Reviewed 4 days ago

By the lines out the door I knew this must be the place to be for brunch. Luckily as a solo traveller I got a seat at the bar. I had the famous signature dish of fried chicken eggs benedict which was a first for...More

Thank PaulieG
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband spotted this place the night before and wanted to go for breakfast. When we arrived, we were seated immediately, but when we left the place was full! We wanted to try everything, so we ordered the Peacemaker so we could try two different...More

Thank luvpink11
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very busy place for breakfast. Usually has a wait list. Our wait was not as long as was indicated by the host. He said it would be 20-30 minutes, but we were seated within 10 minutes. The menu has numerous breakfast fare ranging from you...More

Thank Herman M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The long lines reveal that the place is worth visiting as patience is a virtue and when you get a seat enjoy. One recommendation is they consider to lay on an English breakfast to the menu as grits is not for me. I am also...More

Thank Jonny901london
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was not that great to me. I am not sure what the fuss is about. I felt rushed while eating and the server was not good at explaining the entrees.

Thank BudgetFamily06
Central Business District
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might suggest that this area is all about business and
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17 July 2017|
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Response from Wanderlust_FW | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant itself does not have parking, however depending on what day of the week you are there you should be able to find parking on one of the street meters. There are several hotels and Harrah's Casino all a couple... More
adrienne t
25 October 2016|
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Response from Annika W | Reviewed this property |
They sure do! They are sooooooo good! They have original mimosas and berry mimosas. Both were really good in my opinion.
adrienne t
25 October 2016|
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Response from Steven H | Reviewed this property |
The obvious answer: It's New Orleans. So, yes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2423
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-9355
A neighborhood cafe specializing in Breakfast, Lunch & Brunch. Breakfast served all day, every day! Conveniently located in the Central Business District, one block from the Canal Streetcar line, and just steps to the French Quarter and Warehouse District.
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