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Olde N'awlins Cookery

205 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2204
+1 504-525-4577
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“catfish” (93 reviews)
“crab cakes” (98 reviews)
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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 4 days ago via mobile

Tried the seafood gumbo and the fried oyster po-boy with cajun fries. Everything was great and the portion size for the po-boy and fries is perfect. The service was just as good, never over baring and just making sure I was happy with everything. Probably...More

Thank Habu W
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped in the Old N'awlins Cookery on a whim. We just passed by while walking on Bourbon Street and looked over the menu posted outside. Good choice! I had a seafood platter that was very good! My son had the crawfish pasta, and it,...More

Thank Anita H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I came here last night with a friend and we ordered the alligator bites, crawfish Fry's, and the taste of New Orleans. All of it was incredibly delicious! The rouxs for the soups were each individually amazing and very creamy. Our appetizers and food came...More

Thank Nicci P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited New Orleans today and wanted to have some typical food from the area. The Gumbo was so delicious, I could have ordered a second bowl. Jambalaya pasta was very good to. Reasonable prices for the location and good service. I would definitely recommend...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sam the manager & Dece our server & all the staff were awesome and the food was the best from the gator bites, the combo seafood platter with plenty for two to share, dessert even the coffee. Highly recommend.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place had THE BEST food and we never had to wait for a table. From the Cajun fries (you have to get two orders) to the crab cakes and Cajun Jambalaya Pasta, we have been here 3 times in 2 days! Briana was the...More

Thank Brittany H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing to have about Good quantity and service and the drinks were OK. Good catfish. The place is kinda noisy.

Thank jnscody
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was probably the best food we ate the three days we were there. The alligator bites were able to be both blackened and fried, really good and cooked well not overdone at all. The Crawfish Etouffee was awesome and so full of flavor, and...More

Thank Sid D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great drinks, good service, and good food. Crawfish was great and the catfish was excellent- highly recommend the catfish.

Thank Stacey L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for an early dinner on the first night of our Girls Getaway and it was exactly what I expected New Orleans food to taste like. From the fried oysters to the hush puppies. Staff was very helpful with food suggestions and descriptions. The...More

Thank Weezi88
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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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Michelle E
7 February 2018|
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Response from STMoly | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I went at Christmas so a busy period. No wait at all.
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, Local cuisine, Kids, 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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