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611 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2001
+1 504-948-3800
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“rack of lamb” (79 reviews)
“mussels” (85 reviews)
“cannelloni” (54 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
611 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2001
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you've read the other reviews - people either love this place or they just don't get it. If we had ventured into Adolfo's on our own, we probably would have been disappointed, but we went with locals who have such a love for this...More

Thank Shiubee
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited on a weeknight in June. Around 9pm so no wait. They weren’t too busy and most tables were just about to leave. We were sat immediately but waited almost 10 minutes for anyone to come greet us. They didn’t give us menus when...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best of New Orleans. Hard to find a negative ce point beside the waiting time of 1h 30 minutes. Just try it!

Thank Sami D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a bit of a wait but after reading the reviews and smelling the area we knew it was worth the wait! We got our table at 10:15 but the food was as fresh as can be. We were NOT disappointed! The service was...More

Thank Trisha L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is small, second floor restaurant above the Apple Barrel bar. No reservations, CASH ONLY. There are only 11 tables. The kitchen is tiny, the floor moves when people walk on it. It's very quaint, I would say intimate, but I was alone. The server...More

Thank WIstoney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sorry I didn’t read the reviews better. The food was ok. I had the mussels , which were good. However, it was extremely hard to enjoy the meal because it was so loud in the dining room. I could see the three cooks in the...More

1  Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We heard a barman recommend this place so thought we’d try it on our last night in town, I now wish we had kept to our original plans. The specials are given to you verbally very quickly without any detail on price. As we weren’t...More

1  Thank LeighHappyGirl
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We were a group of 8, and they accommodated us easily. I had 2 order of the Muscles which were fabulous. Then the "double flounder" with the special sauce. My wife the NY Strip and I also tasted a friends Veal Parm. All well prepared...More

Thank Larry Z
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

The food was fantastic! Lots of options for everyone. Very small - maybe 10 tables. We got there before they opened at 5:30 and the locals were already lined up. The consensus in our group was this was the best meal we had out of...More

Thank Timmy014
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Serving sizes are large and food taste and presentation is excellent, however very rich. Unfortunately this didn’t agree with me and I suffered for a day afterwards. Perhaps offering some salad or vegetables rather than just more carbs would solve that problem. Recommended but don’t...More

Thank Chelenb33
Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
Nestled between the French Quarter and the Ninth Ward,
the Faubourg Marigny & Bywater environs are largely
residential. Of course, folks around here love to go
out and have a good time as much as they do anywhere
in NOLA. And if out-of-towners want to join in the
festivities, well then so much the better! Home to
some of the most revered live music venues in New
Orleans, an eclectic gaggle of gourmand dining
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Questions & Answers
Patricia H
2 April 2018|
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Response from Flying4 | Reviewed this property |
Cash only. They have an atm inside but there’s a fee to use it. Enjoy your wonderful meal. Get there early to avoid the crowds.
11 July 2017|
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Response from Larry v | Reviewed this property |
Nope. Get there early and the list moves fast. I think they open at 5:00
Janet E
11 April 2015|
Response from Chrisrd2 | Reviewed this property |
I would call. It's a small kitchen, so they may offer no carb foods but if you have celiac you need to watch the cross contamination of gluten.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2001
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Neighbourhood: Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Phone Number: +1 504-948-3800
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