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Original Pierre Maspero's

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
French Quarter
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440 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2102
+1 504-524-8990
09:00 - 00:00
Closed now
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Sun - Mon 09:00 - 23:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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San Antonio, Texas
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was the first visit to Louisiana for me, my son, and my boyfriend & we went Thanksgiving week. Genuine Cajun Food was a must and we found it here! The servings were large and we even had leftovers. Luckily our hotel Maison Dupuy was nearby so we dropped off the bag and continued to sight see. The crab cakes... More 

Thank Kim R
Clinton Township, Michigan
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We got off the plane, dropped our stuff off at the hotel and came here starving for dinner. The food is traditional, flavorful and delicious. Service was good, no wait for a table and the interior is very historical and cool. Prices were very decent for good food. Will come here again when in New Orleans.

Thank Jellie26
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very popular, very crowded, very good food.The Bellini was a good drink to start the proceedings. Grand Gallatte was excellent

Thank sudhirdnaik
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

If you're in New Orleans and looking for a nice dining spot with friends or your significant other Maspero's is the perfect spot for you. The staff and patrons provide and fun energetic atmosphere. The building itself has an old rustic look, dimmed lights and a nice intimate feel to it. It is quite popular so there was a waiting... More 

1 Thank Zend R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for a nice restaurant near our hotel and this lil place was literally across the way so we decided to give it a try and wow! We were so happy we did! I had the blacked chicken Alfredo and my husband had the chicken and waffles and both were extremely good. We will go again before our... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly service, food is very nice, had a muffuletta which was amazing. Huge portions, but you can take with you whatever you don't eat so no problem there. Would recommend.

1 Thank Mrs_Krisss
Bossier City
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tried a couple of other local places within walking distance at 9:30 on a Saturday, nothing but lines & waits. Took a chance here. Zero wait. Perfect service. Wish I could give it 4.5 stars. Food great (Maspero's omelette), just not quite 5 star worthy. Surprisingly terrific breakfast experience!

Thank bozoconnors
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing french onion soup, first! Server was amazing since we were two couples with varied tastes and spicy food level we can tolerate. She took her time with suggestions and we never felt rushed.

1 Thank yullady
Huntington Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a popular restaurant. The restaurant is casual. The service was good. The restaurant is loud. They have a large menu. The shrimp and grits ($18.00) was fair. The Abita Draft was $7.00

Thank charles6346
Panama City Beach, Florida
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46 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second time visiting and it was not as exceptional as my first time. Our waitress was a sweet lady. The bloody Mary was good.

Thank SSdeckhand1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Pub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2102
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-524-8990
Pierre Maspero’s is a local destination for relaxed dining in a historic setting—offering authentic New Orleans cuisine in a comfortable New Orleans landmark property. Watch the crowds go by as you enjoy traditional New Orleans entrées in one of the city’s most historic buildings. Come in for breakfast, linger for lunch or just swing by for a refreshing cocktail. Hearty meals in a historic setting!

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