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Fair Grinds Coffee House

3133 Ponce de Leon St, New Orleans, LA 70119-3052
+1 504-913-9072
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good38%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“city park” (5 reviews)
“great coffee” (5 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
3133 Ponce de Leon St, New Orleans, LA 70119-3052
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

We stumbled upon Fair Grinds when taking a stroll through the neighborhood along Esplenade. Cute little coffee shop with indoor and outdoor seating. Great, fresh coffee and pastries and friendly staff. They have about 5-6 small tables inside and the environment was quiet, with people...More

Thank mrandmrsdavis2015
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Good coffee around the corner from our vacation rental, perfect way to start the day. Nice neighborhood, former professionals-style crowd. Fair trade coffee.

Reviewed 5 June 2017

We stopped in here before heading to City Park for a festival one morning and had some delicious iced coffee! I had some zucchini bread too, and some juice made from apples and some other veggies and it was all delicious and obviously super-healthy! I'm...More

Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The original Fair Grinds is located on Ponce de Leon, and I had been to their second location on St. Claude and did not have a good experience; however the experience at the original location was very good. Really nice and relaxed ambiance, really good...More

Thank 0504Traveller
Reviewed 4 January 2017

On a rainy morning on my way to City Park, I stopped here for a coffee and morning breakfast! The atmosphere was chill, it had a very local vibe to it. People were here reading the morning news, talking to friends, and enjoying life! I...More

Thank BZimm08
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Love the eclectic coffee houses in New Orleans and this one in particular. Excellent coffee. Excellent attitude. Excellent atmosphere.

Thank Svensota
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Looked for a coffee house around City Park and decided to give this place a try. Loved the homey atmosphere and chill vibe. Do yourself a favor and stop in.

Thank skip h
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a nice cup of chai latte. Added the lavender scone for flair. Very Nice flair and great atmosphere to too it all off.

Thank rosered57
Reviewed 27 April 2016

When I awakened on the first morning of my NOLA Jazz & Heritage Festival vacation, I googled places to eat breakfast. I went, and I've been a daily fixture for breakfast. Their breakfast croissantsn are enough for two meals for me, they are excellent tasting,...More

Thank Ira W
Reviewed 26 April 2016

New Orleans is a city full of music and energy, si a place like this is ideal to take a break with a coffee and benoigs. Ask for the pie of the day.

Thank yessica h
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3133 Ponce de Leon St, New Orleans, LA 70119-3052
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Fairgrounds
  • Neighbourhood: Fairgrounds
  • Phone Number: +1 504-913-9072
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