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Empire State Delicatessen

701 Poydras St, Ste 130, New Orleans, LA 70139-6001
+1 504-412-8326
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
11 Dec 2017
“It was good. ”
30 Oct 2017
“Good sandwich”
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701 Poydras St, Ste 130, New Orleans, LA 70139-6001
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Having been to NOLA over 60 times in the last 14 years, we are always looking for new places to eat. I had read reviews about Empire State, and after riding by it on the streetcar, decided to try it. The menu was wide, and...More

Thank Shawn M
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We ordered the chicken breast chipotle with gouda sandwich to take with us on the plantation tour. It didn't weigh very much but it was tasty. The service was just okay. The menu looks good and creative but I was disappointed in the size of...More

Thank 1219Robin
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Reasonable prices, great selection, good food. They have their speciality sandwiches and burgers, but you can build your own from bread to dressings. Also you can get salads, soups and wraps.

Thank Ramblin_Rednecks
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I was looking for a quick breakfast while staying at nearby hotel and saw sign for Empire State Deli. The native New Yawker in me thought it was worth a look and was glad to see the owner Paul was legit being from a Queens...More

Thank Jamfam18
Reviewed 7 October 2015

It'll do in a pinch. The menu isn't very broad, the quality and portions are nothing that make this establishment stick out.

Thank AlexK72
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

I love their Pastrami. .it is called the Fat Cat 1 pound of pastrami with boars head swiss cheese yellow mustard on rye. What could be better?

Thank Meredith L
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Has great breakfast and lunch sandwiches. Reminded me of my NY roots. Spoke with the owner about the history. Bacon Egg and Cheese sandwiches were delicious.

Thank LeisureTraveler11
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Very reasonable prices. Decent food. Not what I am used to but still decent. Sometimes they get the order correct and sometimes they just don't listen. I have to make sure to tell the waitress I don't want onions but still get them at times....More

Thank rduhon
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Prices great, very clean with quick service. Great location, right around corner from hotel. Basic breakfast menu

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 20 May 2015

I got the pulled pork sandwich. Tastes great, but the bread was soggy. I also asked for no onions and pickles, but there were raw onions on the sandwich. Luckily, they were on top, not mixed in the meat. French fries are just ok, frozen...More

Thank rduhon
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Poydras St, Ste 130, New Orleans, LA 70139-6001
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-412-8326
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