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Emeril's Delmonico

1300 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130-4336
+1 504-525-4937
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“delmonico” (149 reviews)
“steak” (170 reviews)
“crispy pork” (15 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1300 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130-4336
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

I grew up in NOLA, and go "home" every mid-April for a week. I've passed Delmonico's many times while riding the streetcar on St. Charles and thought, "I need to try that restaurant. OMG! It was over-the-top in every dimension: food, service, ambiance and décor....More

Thank Barbara E
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

I was alone and wandered in for lunch, just out of curiosity and a love of Emeril. I opted to sit at the kitchen bar which was the best decision I could have made. I was sitting facing the various chefs as they created the...More

Thank 1Teapot
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

The entire meal was outstanding, including the service from David and his crew. I highly highly highly recommend the filthy rice, the pork cheek, the boudin balls, the gnocchi, the duck with the waffle, and the lemon blueberry cake. Everything was really good and seasoned...More

Thank EinWI
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

i think my wife convince me this place was gonna be terrible but we loved it. i mean the food is great but the waiter was amazing we wanted to take him back to tampa. after a week of oysters and alot of beer this...More

Thank feverpitch305
Reviewed 22 April 2016

We were on a quite large table. Chris's service was outstanding and all of the waiters and waiteresses were excellent. Everybody was very satisfied with their dish, never the less, the only bad reviews were coming from the people who ate the duck, as it...More

Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I had high expectation and was disappointed. Appetizer - Boudin Balls and Pork Cheeks - Bouding balls had too much cream cheese, needed more meat (the flavor was almost all cream cheese) Pork cheek was not very well seasoned, the rice was good with it....More

Thank kidAdroc
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

David and his helpers are the best. We ate all over New Orleans commanders palace, Emerils, Mr.B's and David is the best waiter and his helpers are the best. It was like Commanders Palace 10 years ago. We never wanted for anything. I have eaten...More

Thank Abbeysmom1
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I am a foody. I like great food, love to cook and know what good food looks and tastes like. Sometimes these great chef restaurants are all pomp and no circumstance, much was the case for this one. We had a party of 7 people....More

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I keep coming back to this amazing restaurant. It's the best steak I have ever had. The boudin balls, charcuterie (duck prosciutto), mac 'n cheese, barbecue shrimp are all incredible. You cannot go wrong here.

Thank Arielle D
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food, great service. The boudin balls were amazing! But so was everything else. Our best meal in New Orleans. Some of the best steak I've ever had! And we finished it off with probably the best sazerac in the city - with brandy, not...More

Thank afrhoades
Garden District
Head to the Garden District for the full-on New
Orleans experience replete with quaintly clanking
streetcars, proudly grandiose antebellum mansions,
picture perfect avenues lined with live oaks loaded
down with Spanish moss, and a wealth of beautiful
churches and many more architectural marvels. Even a
brief excursion here makes plain why it’s called the
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Jenny J
I've heard great things about the banana pie. Is there a lounge section one could come just for a cocktail and dessert?
17 January 2017|
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Response from Emeril's H | Property representative |
Certainly, we have a small bar area and there is also a piano player on Fri and Sat nights. enjoy!
Zac H
Are nice jeans acceptable here for dinner?
30 December 2016|
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Response from Brad B | Reviewed this property |
Acceptable combined with a business casual look. You will see this look all the way up to formal suit/tie and evening gowns. Enjoy
John O
How formal is the dress code?
10 July 2016|
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Response from Blonie H | Reviewed this property |
Wasn't formal. I would saw dressy casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$80
Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130-4336
    (Erato Street)
  • Public Transportation: Streetcar stop at Erato Street
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-4937
  • E-mail
Located on the famed St. Charles Avenue streetcar line, Delmonico, the legendary, century-old institution, is an icon in the restaurant industry and has been a cornerstone of traditional Creole dining since 1895. Reopened by Emeril Lagasse in 1998 after an extensive historic renovation, Delmonico continues today serving a modern style of Louisiana's Creole cuisine with Emeril's warm style of service in a grand setting.
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