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La Petite Grocery

4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
+1 504-891-3377
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (36 reviews)
“crab beignets” (93 reviews)
“bolognese” (47 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:30All hours
American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
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121 - 130 of 700 reviews

Reviewed 14 September 2016

This restaurant has a recent James Beard winning Chef. Serving traditional french cuisine. Spinach Fettuccine was outstanding. Service was outstanding. Very attentive without hovering. Highly recommend this charming restaurant.

Thank FireRN1
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a wonderful restaurant. We have been there a number of times and the food and service are always good.

Thank Peggy M
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Charming restaurant, attentive wait staff and patrons are never hurried. The crab beignets are pillows of delight. Do not miss them as an appetizer! The burger is one of the best I've ever had, the wine list cannot be beat, and the evening offerings come...More

Thank Peg K
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We were made very welcome at this interesting restaurant. I felt the food was a little over complex. There were so many different flavours in each dish but I am not sure they always worked together. Everything was beautifully presented. Sometimes it's just a question...More

2  Thank UKDavy7
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We were delighted to find this quiet, French inspired restaurant when we had just arrived in town. The white tablecloth ambience is not stuffy, but rather soothing. Our waitress was friendly and helpful, present just enough. Our cocktails and food were delicious. A good time...More

Thank LucilleTennessee
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Best gourmet hamburger, fried oyster appetizer a must have, pistachio cake with ice cream dessert was yummy! Going back for the blue crab beignets.

Thank Carrttu
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Tried this for the first time after seeing many excellent reviews and they were right. Beautiful old building with interior decor that enhanced the meal. Yellow walls,high ceilings of tin and wood painted rust color with mosaic glass chandeliers. Fine dining but obviously a neighborhood...More

1  Thank AustinM
Reviewed 31 August 2016

It's hard to decide which dish I liked the best at this charming and very lovely resto -- the skillet corn bread was to die for and I hope that they put it permanently on the menu. Nothing was lacking here -- the service was...More

1  Thank kerryharrismail
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I went to this restaurant because it was rated so high on trip advisor. It did not disappoint. The service was great and the food delicious. It was a very lovely atmosphere and it was full on a Wednesday night. It did get very loud....More

Thank melissa328
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Arrived at our time of reservation, and, was seated and waited on immediately. Service was excellent throughout the entire experience. My wife explained her Gluten Free medical needs, and, was assured, she was in good hands. And, so she was. The food was creative, entertaining,...More

Thank Triddleco
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Do you have low sodium items?
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.
dress code ?
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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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