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Mr. B's Bistro

201 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2226
+1 504-523-2078
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“bbq shrimp” (877 reviews)
“truffle butter” (45 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
201 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2226
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The fillet mignon and burger was delicious! The profiteroles were to die for. Would definitely go back.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had no reservation here and did not have to wait I think because they were holding the larger tables for bigger groups we lucked out the food was really good would recommend this restaurant to anybody there truffle fries were absolutely incredible all of...More

Thank abbyfeb18
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had such a great meal here! Service was attentive and efficient, and the food was filling and flavourful. I had lots of seafood, starting with the seared scallops followed up with the barbeque shrimp, while my husband enjoyed non-seafood items (gumbo and burger). Sadly no...More

Thank FeatherTrue
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here at Mr.Bs Bistro. For starters the bargain 1.50 dollar Bloody Mary to start your day can’t be beaten. The ambiances of this reataurant is really Nice and elegant. Located on Royal best street ever in Nola. The pasta was very...More

Thank HelenBorda
Reviewed 6 days ago

All around, this is a fine choice for New Orleans! Great food, modern, updated classic setting, great staff and location. Out waiter was helpful, attentive and offered good recommendations. Classic dishes are great as are chef specials.

Thank psbun
Reviewed 6 days ago

Sad wine list, in NOLA but no French wine? Barbeque shrimp very disappointing... overdone & mushy in a nondescript sauce, absolutely flavorless. Staff was GREAT, impecible service and no charge for my meal. Still wish they had some European wines.

Thank aeb56
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I were wandering the French Quarter and found this gem. While it looks upscale, there is no dress code and the staff are extremely warm and welcoming. Francisco was our bartender - very knowledgeable and provided great recommendations. The barbecued shrimp was...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Restaurants like Mr. B's are supposed to be famous for waiters who've been there for decades and corresponding excellent service. Nope. Tuesday evening at 5:30. Very inattentive service - waiter disappeared for long stretches. Excellent seafood gumbo and filet! Shrimp and grits also very good....More

Thank SamAdamsGhost
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have dinned at Mr B’s many times but decided to go to the bar for a hot coffee on a very cold day. Mr B’s gets everything right even the bar scene. We both had a Mr B’s coffee that was laced with amaretto...More

Thank Captaintonyflkeys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful NOLA experience. Great food in a typically New Orleans fine eatery. It’s not on the drink menu, but we asked the bartender to prepare a Vesper martini, and he did, and fixed one that would have made Ian Fleming proud.

Thank Richard G
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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Contact the restaurant. You understand this is s review site for customers, right???
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2226
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-523-2078
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Mr. B's Bistro, (since 1979) owned by Cindy Brennan of the famous Brennan Restaurant Family, is located in the heart of the French Quarter. Signature dishes include Mr. B's famous Barbequed Shrimp, Gumbo Ya Ya, and Bread Pudding with Irish Whiskey Sauce. $1.50 martinis and bloody marys each weekday during lunch.
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