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Canal Street Bistro

3903 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-6001
+1 504-482-1225
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“mango mimosa” (2 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
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3903 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-6001
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For locals - or visitors who want to avoid the bustle of downtown - Canal Street Bistro is a lovely spot for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or a nice coffee. We took the Canal Street Trolley and got off just about in front of the restaurant....More

Thank TrademarkTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped in for brunch with friends on my way out of town on a Sunday. The place is small and gets busy, especially during the post church time periods. We had to sit at the bar to be able to eat in a reasonable...More

Thank 234Michele2014
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I enjoyed this place a lot. The drinks, coffee and food was top-notch. We had to sit inside due to caterpillars taking over the patio seating but weren't mad about avoiding them or the humidity. The 4-star is because our waitress was...More

Thank allencredible
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Sunday we visited this little gem of a Bistro for breakfast. Although their specialty is waffles and fried chicken ( with strawberries of course!) this time I decided to go for skinny tacos. Ok, so lets imagine: corn tortillas filled with quinoa (protein) fantastically tasty...More

Thank Olga E
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast and had the crab omelette and a latte. Both were great. Highly recommend coming here to eat. They have a full alcohol and coffee bar.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We were actually looking for another restaurant when we found this fantastic place. The moment we stepped in, the vibe was nothing but positive. Excellent service, flavorful fresh food and a relaxing, unhurried atmosphere. If your a tourist to NOLA, get away from the quarter...More

Thank FLfyrguy
Reviewed 31 May 2017

On a recent visit to NOLA, friends suggested this place for lunch. They are regulars here and we enjoyed an easy banter with one of the waitresses who is from NJ, like we all are. For lunch we started with the guacamole, which I have...More

Thank HolistiKaren
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We had a delicious lunch here! It's in a cute little house in one of my favorite neighborhoods in Nola. I had the special, an Asian rice noodle dish with huge Gulf shrimp. It was just the right level of spicy and gluten free! My...More

Thank Jordyn G
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped off here on our way out of town and what a surprize. The hollandaise sauce on the boudain eggs benedict was fantastic. Also had a canal street omlet with biscuit, very tasty. Look like a great menu for breakfast, lunch or dinner. We...More

Thank Glen S
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

My daughter, who is 9, and I really wanted to take a cooking class while visiting New Orleans. Many classes weren't open to children and Canal Street Bistro was. We chose to do the Asian dumpling class. The restaurant has a super cute atmosphere and...More

Thank Amy M
Canal Street B, Manager at Canal Street Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Thank so much for letting us share a little of ourselves with you! We enjoyed ourselves as much as you did! Chef Ingrid

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3903 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-6001
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 504-482-1225
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Canal Street Bistro is a standout among Mid City restaurants. Our breakfast, lunch and dinner menus reflect the diversity of our city with both local and global influences. Our menus include vegan, vegetarian and gluten free items as well. Our food is prepared from scratch with natural ingredients. We have a fresh fruit and vegetable juice and smoothie bar available during breakfast, brunch and lunch. In addition, we offer a hand selected wine list and premium bar for any meal including signature cocktails.
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