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Jacques-Imo's Cafe

8324 Oak St, New Orleans, LA 70118-2044
+1 504-861-0886
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cornbread” (144 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
8324 Oak St, New Orleans, LA 70118-2044
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there after a St Charles Trolly ride a little after 8pm. Was told about 1 1/2 wait for 2. It was busy. The wait was woth it. Complimentary appetizer is corn muffins with chimichurri sauce and oyster spinach salad. Good to wet the buds...More

Thank MurikaDiva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As much as I did not want to try the alligator sausage cheesecake as I don't eat either pork or alligator ... at the encouragement of all the locals surrounding us as we ate at the bar while they were ordering drinks, I tried it...More

Thank dmlarnerlavery
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has a great atmosphere and all different types of food. We enjoyed it. Great service; everyone friendly and so many options to pick from.

Thank Zanymom5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place! Always bring out of town guests to Jacques-Imos and I always recommend to those visiting. People always look at me funny when I say “we are going to start with alligator sausage cheesecake”. Every person I have introduced to this dish...More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being in NOLA for a week means one thing for sure - lots of really good and different food. We began our wedding weekend by going here with most of the family who arrived early. No one had eaten here before or, frankly, heard of...More

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jacques-Imo’s cafe was recommended to us by locals and we couldn’t be more pleased! It was a nice get away from the typical bourbon street activities and well worth the uber/taxi ride and 30 minute wait for a table. The restaurant sits on Oak Street...More

Thank Adri J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely the best blackened red fish ever! Great service, great atmosphere. Alligator cheesecakes amazing, as was everything we tried. Bread pudding was spot on also. Enjoy!

Thank ezelong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking around frenchman street my boyfriend and I stumbled across this gem! **Head to my bio for footage of the food** Walking in it doesn't seem like the best place to eat, it has a rugged old feel like most of New Orleans. Don't let...More

Thank TheDiamondLife
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend by a local. We were able to get a table with out much of a wait on a Friday night, which was good. The down side was that the service was marginal. The bar tender was surly... I felt like an imposition. As for...More

Thank SusieKay4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our dinner at Jacques Imos. We arrived around 815 pm on a Friday nite. We got our table about an hour later. They text you when ready. We went over to the Maple Leaf for a drink. After ordering at the bar...More

Thank Leslie S
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Response from spartan95 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we didn’t need them though.
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11 February 2018|
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Response from Scot L | Reviewed this property |
Street parking...suggest you Uber it and get there 1/2 hour before tgey open during Mardi Gras!
23 April 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8324 Oak St, New Orleans, LA 70118-2044
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Uptown / Carrollton
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown / Carrollton
  • Phone Number: +1 504-861-0886
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