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Minh Cafe

4139 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-5972
+1 504-482-6266
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Vietnamese, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
4139 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-5972
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying at an AirBNB in the Mid CIty area and came across this charming local restaurant. I love Vietnamese food but this place is different. The food has Vietnamese traditions and a lot of innovations as well.

Thank terrymack2018
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

The main menu had numerous spectacular Vietnamese-themed selections, but the specials raised the difficulty in choosing to a whole new level. I ended up with the mixed grill (hanger steak, lamb chops, and chicken sausage) over flash steamed veggies in a soy reduction sauce. It...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We were a party of eight who did a lot of sharing, so I'm not able to state categorically that one dish stood out from all the others; everything was fresh and delicious. We started with a generous array of appetizers, and I was unable...More

Thank Jean K
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The restaurant is stunning and server was excellent. There is a large menu and several specials. The presentation of the food is amazing but sadly the food is just average. I had a spring roll with shrimp appetizer but sadly, the content was somewhat slimy...More

Thank NewOrleansfirstgal
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We used to go to Cafe Minh a lot, and then only occasionally as the menu items (including specials) never changed and it got pricey. That said, food (and cocktails) were and are consistently excellent. I've recently been on three different occasions, and Cafe Minh...More

Thank NOmadfolk2
Reviewed 7 October 2017

3 of us went for dinner and all had gourmet dinners - 3 courses which were all wonderful! The Asian pear salad with blue cheese was exceptional and the pork with sweet potato and ginger puree was terrific :) One person had the shellfish pasta...More

Thank MsTravels100
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This fusion Asian inspired café is one of my favorite place to eat. When my friend and I go there, we usually order most, if not all of the appetizers, to share amongst us. We love their play on favors that much and since we...More

Thank SanN168
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We had a great meal at Cafe Minh! The seafood was extremely fresh and all the dishes were flavorful. Our waitperson, Gina, had good suggestions and was very cheerful and fun! There's a special lemongrass cocktail that's delicious...

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

I wasn't sure what to expect from this restaurant as there are so many great ones in this town. However I was completely thrilled with their menu. My husband and I couldn't even decide on which appetizers so we made a whole meal out of...More

Thank smumba
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We had visited cafe minh on many prior occasions. This was a Friday night at 7:45 and they only had about 7 seated tables. Our apparently new server was sweet and tried, however, the entire meal was disjointed, late, and lacking. We did speak to...More

Thank Lynn131357
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4139 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-5972
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Mid-City
  • Neighbourhood: Mid-City
  • Phone Number: +1 504-482-6266
Closed due to damage sustained in Hurricane Katrina.
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