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3637 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2553
+1 504-895-1636
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  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
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French, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3637 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2553
Neighbourhood: Garden District
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

This was our first visit to Lilette, and was very enjoyable. We dined on the nicely lit patio, as we were warned it could get noisy inside. We did notice it was very cold inside, while the weather was perfect for dining outdoors--a rare moment...More

Thank KrazyCanadian
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We had a great lunch.....the anchovy salad and the beet salad were both great. My wife had a creamy vegetable soup to die for and I had oysters from Washington State. Good service. The only negative was that the servings were a little small. Will...More

Thank wulfe97
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We chose to visit Lilette because we'd heard that their Duck Confit was great. We were not disappointed. The entire meal was delicious, though a bit pricey. I particularly recommend the Escargot and the Veal.

Thank Carmen P
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Delicious salad, fish, and dessert. No heavy cream sauces to cntend with. Nice selection of grilled vegetables with fish and butter wine sauce! Reservations advised, I used open table to find a slot. Tables are very close together, so if privacy is important, this is...More

Thank Janell S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I have wanted to visit Lilette for years and finally made it for lunch. Upon arriving, our welcome was less than average. We were extremely disappointed in the limited menu. I had two appetizers and left hungry despite the cost. My guest had the kale...More

Thank Beth246810
Reviewed 1 March 2017

As we are able to the owner/chef, we could not have been happier about the experience we had here. The room is lovely, our server was knowledgeable and helpful, and the food was outstanding. One of our party thought the duck confit tortellini was one...More

Thank ClarkFORD
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Small plates Nice staff Go for lunch when it is not so busy or noisy Sit outside or in equally nice Must must have the creme fraiche quenelles with lavender honey and pears

Thank M7825JPjulial
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We came for lunch and we all had the drum in a citrus beure blanc sauce: wow! So delicious, perfect combination of flavors and texture. I also shared the crispy kale salad with my husband. The kale was roasted til dry and other veggies were...More

Thank PilarMY
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Lilette was first rate from the greeting at the door through paying the bill. It was a true bistro environment. We showed up early and were the first customers - no problem, no arguments, just a choice of tables and good service. The menu was...More

Thank BIRD1947
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Think of a small Paris bistro off the beaten path. Small but good bar. Trust me, you are in that small out of the way locals only bistro in Paris. Best Hanger steak in New Orleans. Great place to take a date or have business...More

1  Thank TheDotdog
Garden District
Head to the Garden District for the full-on New
Orleans experience replete with quaintly clanking
streetcars, proudly grandiose antebellum mansions,
picture perfect avenues lined with live oaks loaded
down with Spanish moss, and a wealth of beautiful
churches and many more architectural marvels. Even a
brief excursion here makes plain why it’s called the
Garden District. So, when you visit be sure to give
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3637 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2553
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-895-1636
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