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Cafe Du Monde

800 Decatur St, In Front of Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3306
+1 504-581-2914
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“beignets” (19,422 reviews)
“fried dough” (782 reviews)
“funnel cake” (645 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
800 Decatur St, In Front of Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3306
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A New Orleans favorite always hits the spot. Hot chocolate and benyes go down wonderful on a cold day!!!

Thank KayMSM55
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Always go on our last day. At 8:30 on a Sunday morning it was busy, but the lined moved quickly. We were able to get two tables for a party of six. Our waiter was a master, very soft spoken, but an expert. The beignets...More

Thank jailbldr
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

All I can say is absolutely amazing. MUST go there. CASH ONLY. IT was great because it was COLD in New Orleans and the hot chocolate hit the spot. It was great. This is a must stop.

Thank TrianneY
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great beignets and hot chocolate Sugar everywhere :) Is not fancy but a classic local staple —————/-/—/—————/——

Thank Mesmerizing
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After all I’d read about this place was slightly disappointed. Too many people! Lucky not to have waited in line to get a table, as we found one immediately. Don’t forget to eat the bignets

Thank Ian_Maclaren23
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Family of 4 (kids 11 & 13), and we opted for the take-out line (which is behind the building) and then we went & ate our beignets (powdered doughnuts) on the riverfront. They were warm & yummy.

Thank BeachGirl2371
Reviewed yesterday

I was there about 8:30 am one rainy morning - no line! I remember their beignets from last time we were in NOLA. They are just as good. A must for anyone coming to New Orleans. And the staff is so friendly which makes the...More

Thank Don_Ashland_Virginia
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The place is packed and not very clean and it takes effort to find a table. But the beniets are great and the coffee hot. A true New Orleans stable.

Thank brendah893
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beignets! Ours were hot and pillowy, perfect. Coffee is STRONG. Always crowded and first come first serve so be ready and don't be afraid to sit at a used table, they will clean it once you sit. Don't expect to eat a meal, it's beignets,...More

Thank debkraker
Reviewed yesterday

The previous Saturday the queue was quarter of a mile long waiting to get in. We visited on a Tuesday and walked straight in and several tables were vacant. The coffee was nothing special (nothing wrong with it) and the beignets were fine (as much...More

Thank Ian L
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October 11, 2018|
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Response from mact2013 | Reviewed this property |
We were at Cafe Du Monde. I think the beignets at either are great.
Laura R
July 14, 2018|
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Response from Louis S | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I am only a reviewer, but if you go to their website, you will see where they can ship to.
April 15, 2018|
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Response from Gloria W | Reviewed this property |
Did you tip 20%?that should be the guideline unless she messed up your order
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Decatur St, In Front of Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3306
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-581-2914
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