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Le Croissant d'Or

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French Quarter
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617 Ursulines Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116-3203
+1 504-524-4663
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06:30 - 15:00
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Wed - Mon 06:30 - 15:00
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Jackson, Tennessee
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

On a recent trip to the French Quarter, we ate at Le Croissant d'Or on two separate occasions. The croissants and café au lait are a little bit of heaven. Cannot wait for our next visit.

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Thank LCfromJackson
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Reminded me of a typical European bakery cafe. We will be going back there again next time we are in town.

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Thank Michael H
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82 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place was truly amazing--everything was. Short line and worth it. Had the quiche, raspberry croissant, breakfast sandwich, tea, coffee, chocolate chip cookies and more. Everything was excellent.

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Thank eagledebby
Pittsburgh
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56 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had fruit croissants, savory croissants, quiche and pastries. Everything was delicious. However, coffee and lattes were burnt and not to our liking. Food yes, beverages no.

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Thank slsrb
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140 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place just happened to be directly across the street from our hotel, so we figured we'd give it a try our first morning. Needless to say - we had breakfast here all 3 mornings . . . . and not because it was convenient - this place is amazing!! The variety of available foods, pastries, croissants, quiches, cakes -... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love starting my New Orleans mornings with an almond croissant and cafe au lait from this quaint bakery. I love the location on the edge of the French Quarter, away from the main tourist noise. I am always pleased and impressed with whatever pastries I buy here, but I keep going back for those almond croissants! Also wonderful macarons,... More 

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Thank Stephanie G
Newcastle, Australia
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pastries, Sandiches, Cakes and a little coffee. Food was ample with great flavours, but the coffee did not suit our rather selective pallets. It was made by a Barista, but the milk was burnt but that seems to be coomon in American cafes.

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Thank Peter K
florida
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome breakfast with the most amazing coffee & pastries will go back every morning while visiting Nola

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Thank Shopaholic2009
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I felt so lucky to be told about this hidden gem in New Orleans. The pain au chocolat and normal cafe really taste like those in France, although it can't be exactly the same. I have came for a sandwich lunch too, and I took the grilled chicken which was good. I biked there from uptown everyday because the trip... More 

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Thank Haitong Y
Redding, Connecticut, USA
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481 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend said this was her favorite spot in NOLA so I had to check it out. I can see why she loves it so. It is hidden away on quiet Ursuline St. And is such a lovely refuge from the loud Touristy side of the Quarter. It is delightful and welcoming, and the pastries are decadent and to die... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 15:00
Monday
06:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 15:00
Thursday
06:30 - 15:00
Friday
06:30 - 15:00
Saturday
06:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 617 Ursulines Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116-3203
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-524-4663

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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 Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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