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Praline Connection

) #188 of 1,538 Restaurants in New Orleans €€ - €€€ American, Cajun & Creole
542 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2024
+1 504-943-3934
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“cornbread” (155 reviews)
“fried chicken” (201 reviews)
“pralines” (109 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cajun & Creole
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
542 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2024
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1 - 10 of 996 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to Frenchman Street for a change and decided to eat here and had mixed feelings about the restaurant. Firstly we were seated in the candy shop which is dark, hot and lacks atmosphere unlike the main restaurant. If that wasn't bad enough they...More

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 2 days ago

We came here on a Saturday night and popped over the road for a beer while we waited for a table, and boy was it worth it. We didn't have to wait longer than about 20 minutes max, and were very kindly sent a text...More

Thank MontyCheltenham
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this candy and the staff is so entertaining. I ate too much of this but it was worth it. There are several of these establishments.

Thank shirleypotts
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there on the advice of TripAdvisor reviews and were not disappointed. We had a sample plate between two and this was filled plenty of wonderful food. Best gumbo we had on the trip. Pork ribs melted in your mouth. Casual dining at its...More

Thank ossieuns
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

It's wonderful TripAdvisor could point you in our direction! Glad to hear the sample plate could hit the spot -- hope the rest of your trip to NOLA went just as well. All the best, Curtis, Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Copious portion while the food a bit plain for my taste, however in each table, they have option of sauce you can add - on to your plate! Friendly yet professional staff taken our reservation, while Ciara seems to forced herself to give us her...More

Thank Ratih_Martial
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I do wish the food could have impressed just as much as service, Ratih. You're right to expect our Cajun food to be rich and flavorful, so I hoped you had a chance to speak with Ciara about your meal. If anything, that would have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying on Charteres and went walking in search of food one night around 10:30. We found this little gem alive and kicking when we arrived. Wonderful home cooked food. I had red beans and rice with fried chicken. Boyfriend had stewed chicken with...More

Thank Kackie S
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's just wonderful you and your boyfriend really enjoyed your meal here! Thanks for stopping by and seeing what we're all about, Kackie -- I can't wait to welcome you back for more fried chicken and cheesecake next time you're in the area. All the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time in New Orleans, loved the city and its vibe. The food at Praline Connection... hands-down excellent. You can truly tell everything is made with love.

Thank C F
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This is hands down the best review I've read today! I'm so thrilled you had a chance to check us out on your first visit here -- hope the rest of your NOLA trip went just as well. All the best, Curtis, Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered Jambalaya and chicken, then couldn't watch others eat the ribs without trying them. They fell off the bone and melted in your mouth and they were the biggest ribs I've ever had. Large plate full, took food back to hotel. Could have fed...More

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is to be thought of as an exploration of the pallet. For the meat/fish that was served as well as our waiter Christian, that is the reason of my four star rating. If I were to make my rating based off the three leaf...More

Thank Tyrik M
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Overall, Tyrik, I am glad that you enjoyed your visit with us! I know Christian will be just as thrilled as I am to hear how the fish, meat, and peach cobbler turned out. I look forward to showing him this. All the best, Curtis,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First, we had to wait outside! Then we got seated and it took 30 mins for water after asking several times. The waiter was the worst. Finally we ordered our food and all the food still didn't come to table. Food wasn't that great, turkey...More

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Response from BUFFYG2311 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Tuppstuff | Reviewed this property |
Oops -- so sorry. No wine either -- just great Soul Food & service.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 542 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2024
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Neighbourhood: Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Phone Number: +1 504-943-3934
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