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Mona's Cafe

4126 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
+1 504-894-9800
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
7 Nov 2016
“I love the beef shawarma!”
5 weeks ago
“Fantastic”
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
4126 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
Neighbourhood: Garden District
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food was fantastic and the service was great. My wife had the falafel plate and the Arabic salad. I had the lamb shish kebab. Both were excellent. We will definitely return the next time we are in New Orleans.

Thank Conor R
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

The attitude of the waitress was awful and they charge for extra lemons if you ask for some without telling you that in advance. When we saw the surprise in the bill, we told the waitress that she should say in advance and then she...More

Thank Vera D
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I was actually on my way to grab lunch somewhere else when Mona's caught my eye like a beacon in the night. I quickly turned around and found myself here in a fairly empty restaurant at around 2 pm on a weekday. I sat down...More

Thank Marielle S
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Always visit the place when we are in town. Not stuffy or hoitie toitie. We visited on a Saturday night. Thank goodness they stayed open until 10:00 pm.

Thank Pat N
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Fine for grabbing a bite to eat while shopping Magazine street. The food was very good and the service was excellent. Very good value.

Thank NatchezWishin
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Another great spot to grab a middle Eastern lunch option when visiting the Convention Center. Go for it!

Thank FloridianJerseyans
Reviewed 31 December 2015

My husband and I had early dinner here. We both had the gyros plate -- very large with lots of meat, big salad, hummus and pita bread. I thought it was really delicious. Server was very good.

Thank Pip18Wisconsin
Reviewed 10 September 2015

My wife and I remembered Mona's (on Frenchmen St) from a previous visit to NOLA and made a point of going back on a return visit to the city. We had a very tasty lamb shank special which we thought could be enhanced with a...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 15 July 2015

We had a good lunch for a good price, on the other hand the place is not really nice but you can forget that when you see the food.

Thank Luis F
Reviewed 14 June 2015

There are several Mona's Cafes in NOLA. I've frequented this one on Magazine for the past year. I'm addicted to their Shawarma platter. The salad is delicious and so is there hummus. I've ordered take out a dozen times and never had a problem, however,...More

Thank Roderick M
Nearby
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
Garden District. So, when you visit be sure to give
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4126 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-894-9800
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Description
Closed due to damage sustained in Hurricane Katrina.