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Catty Car Corner

Central Business District
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1340 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70112-1221
+1 504-561-0061
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I was testing and needed a quick bite to eat. This was the closest place to grab a bite to eat. The lady who served me was very pleasant and helpul. She explained the specials as far as the sides and main dish were concerned. Very clean also, no major crowd and very inexpensive. Will visit again when I am... More 

Thank Almethia W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

No Thrills good food! Popped in for lunch as it was raining! Had amazing food! Good wholesome fresh food! Sweet Potatoes with marshmallow!!! Amazing!!!!

Thank Charles S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

I almost passed out when our breakfast was $8. We had a breakfast sandwich, coffee, milk and a HUGE homemade banana nut muffin. All was very good and the ladies there were great! Walking distance from Hyatt Regency and Hyatt House.

Thank TigersWin
Vancouver, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

If your looking for that "A" typical local eatery this is one of the best. Nothing special, vinyl plastic table cloths, order cafeteria style but what you do get is good home cooked food and a lot of it! The Special's tell it all. Local fried chicken, catfish, sausage and red beans galore! All the great southern side dishes to... More 

Thank Ghostrider5408
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

Great little cafe. Has a small hometown feeling in the middle of a big city :) the salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette was great! Very healthy addition to this trip of eating crazy.

Thank Kara Pfeffer F
New Orleans, Louisiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

chicken was fine, average price for downtown eating closes early clean, friendly staff offers a variety of dishes cafeteria style breakfast and lunch specials

Thank Drickac9
New Orleans, Louisiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

A good standard sandwich shop also serves breakfast and coffee to go on this busy street in the Central Business District.

Thank PetePope1
San Diego, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

I had the pulled pork with mac & cheese and green beans, while my friend had the baked fish with two mac & cheese. The food was tasty and it is served cafeteria style. The ladies in the counter served us with a smile, even though the line was long. Great place to catch a bite in the New Orleans... More 

Thank EnjoysTravelling_007
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2015 via mobile

Staying at the Hyatt Regency, wanted to get out of the sterile environment and get some home cooking . . . walked around the corner to Catty Corner's, in a light sprinkle, but worth the effort! Don't expect all the frills, walk up to the counter (school house style) place your order eat-in or take-out, pay and find a seat... More 

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Pickerington, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2014

I ate lunch here in late November while on a business trip. This was a fast but good lunch. I only had the large gumbo but it more than filled me up and the price was right. I recommend!

Thank Timothy H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1340 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70112-1221
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-561-0061

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Central Business District
Compared to the more evocative monikers of some other parts of New Orleans, the downtown’s humdrum title might suggest that this area is all about business and little else. But don’t let the bland name keep you away from the Central Business District. The CBD offers a wide range of fun things to do that would be touted as exceptional in less jubilant corners of the world. Bordered by the French Quarter, the Arts District and Tremé, with the river at its eastern extreme, this hub for sports, gaming, shopping, theatre, family-friendly activities, and amazing regional cuisine makes a smart base wherever your interests lie.
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