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La Petite Grocery

4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
+1 504-891-3377
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (37 reviews)
“crab beignets” (94 reviews)
“bolognese” (49 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
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American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was very good. Food was ok. Blue crab beignets were ok. Hubby got rabbit panned and it was very good. I got the shrimp and grits. Just ok. While we enjoyed our meal, we decided on our next trip, this would not be a...More

Thank A1965lisam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Working lunch, so many places to new in New Orleans, but La Petite Grocery really sticks out. We enjoyed the personal attention of our server and the wonderful variety or French specialities.

Thank MichelleB5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in on the recommendation of my sister. The Sunday brunch was wonderful. The restaurant was busy, but not crowded. The staff were attentive. The food was great. I had the gulf shrimp and grits, which is my go-to brunch selection. It was great,...More

Thank IAteItAll
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I recently saw La Petite Grocery on the Food Network channel and wanted to try it out the next time I visited New Orleans. I tried the Blue Crab Beignets and the LPG Burger. The Beignets were excellent and tasty. The LPG burger had a...More

Thank Clarence C
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

While visiting my daughter during the French Quarter Festival, we went for Sunday Brunch at La Petite Grocery. The service was very good, but the food was exceptionally delicious and creative. Chef Brian is a very talented chef. His cuisine was not only outstanding, his...More

Thank Starr1997
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Date night with my wife, and it was great. Of course get the crab beignets, kind of a must, and damn good. The turtle bolognese was perfect, and I really enjoyed the fried soft boiled egg on top. Wife had the shrimp and grits, and...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Outright DISRESPECTFUL!! Came with friends and was excited about the experience. The service, respectfulness, and outright lack of simple accommodations quickly altered that hope. I specifically asked the server if a specific dish contained meat other than seafood. She emphatically told me NO. Only to...More

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal and enjoyed the atmosphere. Crab beignets, crawfish salad, house pickles and rabbit - we split all the items between the two of us. The sommelier was very knowledgeable and guided us to try a nice, rustic red Burgundy. Overall nice...More

Thank MacPrice2015
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Make reservations for Sunday Brunch in advance. Not inexpensive ,but worth the price! Started with a $16 Bloody Mary the had two jumbo shrimp, crab meat, three large olives, pickled ochre and spicy green beans. Rabbit dish was very good , but the shrimp and...More

Thank Gatecap
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Had the crab beignets, steak tartare and fried green tomatoes to start. Each was delicious and their own take (successfully) on these dishes..husband had the rabbit which he loved, 2 shrimp and grits --one of best I have tasted anywhere-would highly recommend, and son had...More

Thank beth0214_1968
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27 February 2017|
Response from Elizabeth F | Reviewed this property |
I do not knowthe answer to that question. I would contact the restaurant ahead. They try to accommodate everything.
11 February 2016|
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Response from shel29Brooklyn | Reviewed this property |
Dressy casual is fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
    (General Pershing)
  • Public Transportation: The St. Charles Ave. Streetcar is a short walk to the restaurant. There are also Magazine Street bus stops located one block away.
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-891-3377
  • E-mail
Closed due to damage sustained in Hurricane Katrina.
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