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Olivier's Creole Restaurant - CLOSED

204 Decatur St, Next to Louisiana Music Factory, New Orleans, LA 70130-1016
+1 504-525-7734
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
31 Jul 2015
“Unexpectedly "WOW"”
24 Jul 2015
“Family split”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood
$$ - $$$
204 Decatur St, Next to Louisiana Music Factory, New Orleans, LA 70130-1016
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Reviewed July 31, 2015

Delicious! More than the exquisite cuisine was the service. We received more than a friendly welcome from the manager when inquiring on a last minute decision to have Creole cuisine. We were treated with such warmth and conversation (which included some wait-staff) that I felt...More

Thank Babygrl1
Reviewed July 24, 2015

three of us liked this restaurant and I didn't. It was recommended by the desk clerk at our hotel and I was put off when we arrived that there was someone outside hawking the place. The waiter was very obsequious which made me uncomfortable but...More

Thank Meg W
Reviewed January 27, 2015

We attended this restaurant on New Year's day without a reservation. This restaurant came highly recommended for its food by a number of locals. I will admit that the food was absolutely sensational. The honey corn bread was delicious and the gumbo a real treat....when...More

2  Thank HBL543
Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

My daughter and I showed up on Christmas day, without reservation. The host was very kind and found a table for us. We had a wonderful waiter who helped us decide on the salmon and crab cakes, which were amazing. For dessert we had peach...More

Thank rolltideamy r
Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

Olivier's was recommended to us by our tour guide as one of the best places to try authentic Creole food. We tried to go there yesterday for dinner but it was closed early because there were no customers as we have been told. It should...More

2  Thank Noraatc
Reviewed December 10, 2014

We took two friends who never had Creole food before. They and we loved it -- the best gumbo meal in town! Great choices. Great Service. Excellent value.

Thank elvirabala
Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

stumbled upon the restaurant looking for something different. Had the a Rabbit over Oyster dressing. Cooked perfectly. The sides needed a kiss of salt, otherwise they complimented the dish. Waiter was attentive and helpful. The portions are large and well worth the price. Dinner and...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed November 20, 2014

We arrived in New Orleans and came across Olivier's which looked as if it would be a nice place for our first experience of Creole cuisine. The waitress was good, the restaurant is a nice place, however the food was barely edible and expensive. The...More

2  Thank Julie A
Reviewed November 11, 2014

This very small restaurant has been around for a very long time. On my recent trip, I had two meals at this restaurant and was not disappointed. First was a wonderful jambalaya that I just knew had been soaking up all of the wonderful flavors...More

Thank ginnitravel
Reviewed November 8, 2014

Recommended by someone at the hotel. The employees were great but food was so-so. Only really good dish was the corn bread. Won't return.

1  Thank Jamie022
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$21 - US$40
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Decatur St, Next to Louisiana Music Factory, New Orleans, LA 70130-1016
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-7734
  • E-mail
One of the great restaurant families of New Orleans, the Olivier family comes from a culture known the world over for its Creole cuisine. Whether you prefer traditional classics or innovative delights, we provide it for you at Olivier's in the French Quarter.
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