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Port of Call

€€ - €€€American, ,
838 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116-1941
+1 504-523-0120
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“baked potato” (508 reviews)
“burgers” (541 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (128 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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838 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116-1941
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The burger and baked potato were wonderful. The burger is thick and juicy and the mushrooms were delicious. I almost walked out, though, before I ever sat down. The waitress asked me if I'd like to sit at the bar. I said I'd rather not....More

Thank CynCyn37
Reviewed 5 days ago

I love the burger and love it with a bake potato . Great drinks. Small location with a line usually but very good.

Thank TBailey71
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say? The best damn burger and baked potato I've ever had. The place has a cool Mediterranean dive bar atmosphere with dim lighting. Perfect. The wait staff is super friendly, attentive and knowledgeable. The burgers are huge and full of flavor...The baked...More

Thank Jimmy P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely recommend this restaurant to anyone visiting the area. The only reason I gave it 4 stars instead of 5 is the fact that it was extremely crowded with very tight seating, and seemed understaffed. Other than that the food is amazing. Their burgers are...More

Thank Jackie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were down for Cruisen the Coast and visiting friends, one of our friends recommend Port of Call, best decision ever. We all ordered burgers but each one was different as far as taste, they were all on point. The drink, Port of call, was...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here about 10 years ago and were amazed at the enormous and unbelievably delicious hamburgers. We returned again in June, expecting to be able to order the deluxe burgers once again. We couldn't find it on the menu and when we inquired about...More

Thank Redrosary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very cool atmosphere, the bar area is quite dark and brick, almost like an old European building. We were led to a well lit area in the back of the restaurant which was perfect for our group of 6. Ordered burgers, potatoes and jumbo drinks....More

Thank jltaylor0295
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Asked for a recommendation for a restaurant close to our b&b. With out hesitation , we were asked if we liked burgers and baked potatoes...not fries. That got my attention! It had been a long hot day touring the city, so a casual place down...More

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wed. Night late sept. Not crowded. Mapquest on my phone misdirected us and we took a $5 cab ride ! I should have known that the evening was destined to turn south in a hurry. We were seated at the picture window, it was 8ish...More

Thank pat c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there on a Sunday afternoon based on a friend's recommendation. It was a good one. We sat at the bar and had beer and burgers. The burger has a perfect meat-to-bun ratio, was cooked to perfection and was accompanied by an awesome baked potato....More

Thank Thomas B
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
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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22 August 2016|
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Response from Keri W | Reviewed this property |
Kids are allowed.
7 March 2016|
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Response from YokoYokoMan | Reviewed this property |
No just the beef burgers ...an they are good🤗
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 838 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116-1941
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-523-0120
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