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The Camellia Grill

626 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-1008
+1 504-866-9573
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“late night” (11 reviews)
“burgers” (102 reviews)
“fries” (100 reviews)
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American, Diner
626 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-1008
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Breakfast Diner on Carrollton Ave in New Orleans for the hungry. Free Parking nearby. This is an old fashioned diner, all counters no tables. Veteran staff. Many Omelet choices, mine was the Mexican. Grits are available from 8am to 11am in place of hash brown...More

Thank Wm S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had not been to the Camellia Grill in years and was sorry to go back when I was there for breakfast earlier this week. The once-great waffles are now a thin, floppy mess, not much more than a single pancake in size. The breakfast...More

Thank chazwill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Atmosphere is true New Orleans. Our server was a good guy, took care of things fine. Now the food, eh. Had a simple bacon cheese omlette with hash browns. So first, I don't think anyone should ever cook with cheese product. The cheese was either...More

Thank timmoranla
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I made a special trip from the French Quarter to Camellia Grill and we are so glad that we did! This was the best burger that I have had in over 20 years. The service was awesome also. I will definitely be...More

Thank Renee B
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

4th Generation to enjoy this great grill! I took my grandchildren like my father took me!! Omelets, chicken salad, best hamburgers in the city, pecan pie and chocolate freeze!! Thanks for the wonderful food and memories!! Margo Dalrymple

Thank Margo D
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Extremely rude service. The waiter Dennis provide service to a select few clients. Would never return or recommend.

Thank de M
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is one of those places that has been open since forever. It doesn't have much seating, but if you time your visit right then it won't matter. The atmosphere is perfect if you're into that home cooking type feel. All the cooks were really...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This place had a line out the door and it's no wonder why. It's neat how the seating is a huge bar with the waiter behind it. Food was pretty good but it's mainly fun for the charm and atmosphere.

Thank Mwar1004
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Expect a bit of a line for this 30-seat (counter stool) establishment! Though they were pretty efficient in getting us in. You will be greeted at the counter by the warm, jovial and friendly voice of Leon or one of his colleagues. This is a...More

Thank fionas448
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This diner is New Orleans classic in Garden District. Limited seating, so we were lucky be seated immediately (10am on Thursday). Very family friendly too. Any omelet will satisfy your hunger, we all had vegetable -- delicious. The bacon on the side was good as...More

Thank Vagabond33
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
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16 January 2017|
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Response from Mrsjanvierward | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, they weren't my favorite red beans in the city though
Nancy M
17 December 2015|
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Response from Judy431 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know for sure but would assume that they would be closed on Christmas
Wilding M
12 February 2015|
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Response from Pip18Wisconsin | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know. We were at the Camilla Grill right off St. Charles at the end of the streetcar line. I remember seeing it on the menu but I was focused on the pecan waffles.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 626 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-1008
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Uptown / Carrollton
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown / Carrollton
  • Phone Number: +1 504-866-9573
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