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Market Cafe

) #210 of 1,537 Restaurants in New Orleans €€ - €€€ American, Cafe, Delicatessen
1000 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3310
+1 504-527-5000
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1000 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3310
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I make it a point to eat at Market Cafe every time I come to New Orleans. I love sitting outside and listening to the live jazz band. The food could be better, but you can't beat the atmosphere!

Thank Amber M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped by around 9PM on a Saturday because of the live music. There were 3 of us. Service was very fast. For our appetizers we had the alligator bites and popcorn crawfish. They were both outstanding. The remoloude sauce was to die for! Good...More

Thank Adrienne H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was great! My waiter was the best....however we did not enjoy the food. The food was over priced. Also the food was not good. We were disappointed with the food. The drinks were ok but priced well.

Thank shakaylia1 .
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never once was greeted. Waitress gave me a dirty look. Must not love tourists!!! My husband got us drinks. The Louisiana lemonade was great! Music and people watching superb. I love giving great reviews, but could not honestly give one here. Hey guys! BE NICE!!

Thank leslie m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had been to this place 4-5 years ago and the food was the best I had. I went back this past weekend and the food was still delicious as always. Service was quick (even though it was packed) the bloody Mary's were delicious and...More

Thank kelliet123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cold drinks, friendly staff and awesome live music! What more do you need in life?!? Love this little place and will return!

Thank tricklic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Marker Cafe is a quiet place even though it's location is by the French Market. It never seems to be crowded, which is surprising because the food is really good. We got the breakfast buffet & were amazed at how perfect the scrambled eggs...More

Thank Kellee K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've come to New Orleans twice over the past 2 years and have eaten my first New Orleans meal at this restaurant for the breakfast buffet. There's live music, breakfast goes until 1pm, drinks are cheap, and the food is delicious!

Thank Melodie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was disappointed in my experience here. I paid $22 with tip for my below average poboy sandwich. One of the waiters actually told someone in our group that they didn't want to keep refilling their beverages. The live music was nice.

Thank katrinamiller
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Stopped here for a quick bite on our way to the market. Good live music, all food ordered was tasty. Especially the gyro.

Thank fnqfamily
Nearby
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3310
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-527-5000
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