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The Embers - CLOSED

700 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3105
+1 504-523-1485
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible21%
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“gumbo” (9 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
700 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3105
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1 - 10 of 190 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner after a Walking Cocktail tour. The food was ok but nothing out of the ordinary. The location is great and good views over the action on Bourbon street.

Thank NakiGingham
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Our company rents out the Embers (now named The Cornet) every year for a corporate hospitality event. The staff is great, the food is wonderful, and the location can't be beat.

Thank Ruth T
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The food here is tasty and delish. If you like sea food this is the place to eat, warm and comfortable surrounding and easy to get to. Just walking distance located in the French Quarters.

Thank irving w
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We went to The Ember's because we wanted to sit out on the gallery to dine. To start, the gentleman at the door was not very kind when we asked about getting a table outside. The food was nothing to write home about. The gumbo...More

1  Thank Philip S
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Fantastic little place that has alligator sausage the really hits the spot, along with decently priced drinks at the bar. Right on Bourbon Street, but not too crowded or noisy. Welcome respite.

Thank JamesSPC
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The location on Bourbon Street is awesome. Sit on the balcony and see all the happenings down below. The fried oysters were absolutely outstanding. I ordered the seafood platter. I liked the shrimp and catfish, but the oysters were my favorite.

Thank Tamara C
Reviewed 8 February 2016

I absolutely love the steaks at the Embers House. I had my 13th birthday there many many moons ago and the quality of food and staff has never changed. One of my favorite places to go.

Thank jules19600
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

The service here was awful! I felt like an inconvenience more than anything. It took over 20 minutes to get an over priced beer, and once the food arrived, we were completely left alone with empty drinks until we were done. The po boys we...More

1  Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Nice view over Bourbon street. Sit outside at the terrace and enjoy the street sounds ;-) Food is simple but tasteful.

Thank Yeroenn
Reviewed 29 November 2015

If you find your self on Bourbon St. The Embers was a wonderful place to eat. Many items to chose form and, a must to try local favorites. The food can be a little spicy but very good.

Thank Jackie S
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$25 - US$30
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
06:30 - 10:30
11:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3105
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-523-1485
  • E-mail
Closed due to damage sustained in Hurricane Katrina.
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