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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%
Travellers talk about
“beignets” (19,104 reviews)
“fried dough” (773 reviews)
“funnel cake” (632 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
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LOCATION
800 Decatur St, In Front of Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3306
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Reviewed today via mobile

When we arrived in New Orleans we asked what we should try for food, the usual list was rattled off, and at the end something was mentioned I’d never heard of, I had to ask the concierge to say it again, “coffee and beignets “...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed today via mobile

With a 40 year history of eating at. Cafe du Monde whenever we visit every few years, I was looking forward to it so much that we were willing to stand patiently in line in 85 + degree humid heat to be seated. Instead of...More

Thank Sandra H E
Reviewed today

I had really high hopes of this place and will agree with the other reviews that the place needs a little revamping. Luckily we sat right down and were served quickly. Beignets were hot and doused in scrumptious powdered sugar. They were good but nothing...More

Thank Mooneyes2
Reviewed today

Well if you are in New Orleans you surely know about beignets. The delicious French pastry is a must. I was in the French Quarter for 5 days and everyday we had beignets at Cafe du Monde....ok sometime twice. The place is an open air...More

Thank LoneWolff
Reviewed today

All the hype about Cafe Du Monde is true and then sum, so worth the trip. Had chicory coffee and delicious beignets daily 4 days in a row. What a great way to start our day. We stayed at the French Market Inn in the...More

Thank Jeanine N
Reviewed today via mobile

The beignets were Delicious! They are served hot with powdered sugar on top. I don't care for sweets. However, this was not too sweet. It's sweetness was perfect! Don't miss out on this NOLA must! Be sure to get you one.

Thank TSW40
Reviewed yesterday

This was our first time trying beignets. We stopped at the Café Du Monde in the Riverwalk Outlet Mall and tried them and we loved them.

Thank sportsmom38
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This famous cafe is the center of French Quarter tourist activity. This is fair warning that you'll want to get there early or wait in lines. Just remember to bring cash. Otherwise your line will end in disappointment. It is worth the wait. Souvenirs can...More

Thank tnktrip
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The beignets were to die for but the cafe itself could do with a bit of a revamp. I would recommend a visit just to taste the pastry sugary goodness!

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed yesterday

This is iconic...the coffee is fresh-brewed, the beignets hot and the powdered confectionery sugar a perfect topping. But...it is an established location that has some age to it and it shows. There's some build-up around the floorboards and the tables and chairs have seen better...More

Thank JDWL
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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
...More
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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.
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kstanley81
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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kstanley81
April 15, 2018|
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Response from SteamyRice | Reviewed this property |
could you afford it? did she serve you?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Monday
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Friday
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Saturday
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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