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Olde N'awlins Cookery

205 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
+1 504-525-4577
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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205 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Right in the heart of Bourbon St. Casual atmosphere. Great service. Very good food but the crab cakes were over the top AWESOME. You have to try these. Stop in just for a hurricane and the crab cakes if you are short of time but...More

Thank Claude P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there for dinner on our last night and very much enjoyed the food and service. The raw oysters were delicious and so were the local beers. The Jambalaya was AWESOME and the NOLA three samples was equally tasty. Great place for food and great...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nick, the guy who welcomed in and seated us, was awesome. The food was pretty good but nothing to rave about. However the lady who served us had no personality and lacked information. We ordered 2 rum runner drinks. She asked us if we wanted...More

Thank Mayhem_DJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They were very busy when we were there and the staff seemed to be struggling with it. Our server was nice but she mentioned at the start that one of the servers “walked out”. It took 25-30 minutes for our food to come out. We...More

Thank SandyW238
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Y’all! This place is so good!!! I had the “taste of New Orleans” which has a little of everything: gumbo, crawfish ettoufe, and red beans and rice. So flavorful and yummy, especially for a cold day. The Bloody Mary was probably the best I’ve ever...More

Thank Amber M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here with high hopes after reading reviews for a Christmas dinner. Reasonable wait time considering the holiday night. We got oysters and a crab cake appetizer, Fried Shrimp, Blackened Redfish Cookery and Shrimp Fettuccini Alfredo. You can't screw up raw oysters, my daughter commented...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Crappy overpriced food and a server with less personality than Groot. Avoid this place. A hundred bucks later (for two) and I want to stick a finger down my throat and forget this night ever happened.

Thank Rotodome01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love to go here every time we are in New Orleans. Fun atmosphere and great food. Raw oysters are my go to and they have the best for the best price.

Thank stevendD6925DX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time to NOLA walked Bourbon st. Found this gem right here. Waited in line a little while to get in. Had the jambalaya fettuccine with gator and shrimp. Honestly I loved the hell out of this dish. I never had gator in my life...More

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Early arrival for the Saenger found us wandering the French Quarter and hungry. Memory kicked in of good food here so we walked in to order shrimp po-boy and crab cakes. They were not good. Cakes had too much filler. Poboy was mostly bread, and...More

Thank Mark T
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lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Questions & Answers
28 February 2017|
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Response from Eli B | Property representative |
Yes, it's definitely possible! Please call (504)525-3661 and ask to speak w Rachel.
9 January 2017|
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Response from Hope Y | Reviewed this property |
BBQ shrimp and the amazing red fish are still there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:45 - 01:00
11:45 - 00:00
11:45 - 00:00
11:45 - 01:00
10:45 - 01:00
10:45 - 00:00
10:45 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-4577
  • E-mail
"Cooked by Locals, Spiced with History" Located on the famous Bourbon Street in the heart of the French Quarter. Come take it all in... the sights, the sounds and the taste of New Orleans!
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