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The Ruby Slipper Cafe

315 S. Broad St., New Orleans, LA 70119
+1 504-525-9355
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (66 reviews)
“pancakes” (48 reviews)
“eggs blackstone” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
315 S. Broad St., New Orleans, LA 70119
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1 - 10 of 528 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about this place was great! I got the boudin eggs Benedict and they were fabulous. We also shared the seasonal king cake pancake at our table and it was so delicious! Everyone enjoyed what they got. I will definitely visit this place again in...More

Thank Jason C
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so glad you all enjoyed your visit and the February specials, Jason! We look forward to seeing you again. Thanks for the shoutout! 👠

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the restaurant on Broad street and was not disappointed! Ate there 4 days in a row. Staff is friendly. Food is god. Service is great. I tried several different dishes...eggs, French toast, oatmeal...and everything was a great choice. It gets busy so be...More

Thank bobs503
rubyslippercafe, other at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow! We are so glad to hear you loved it, bobs503 and honored that you visited us 4 days in a row! We will pass on your praises to the staff and hope to see you again! 👠

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived & was told it would be an hr wait. Did not get seated until 90 minutes later. Food did not come until 45min after ordering. Some of our parties meals were luke warm. Everyone was friendly and the food was pretty good but not...More

Thank katie l
rubyslippercafe, other at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, katie l! We hate to hear that your experience was not up to your expectations or our standards. We will pass on your feedback to the manager. We are glad to hear that Denise made your experience better and will pass on your praises...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

It finally happened! We have been trying to eat at the Ruby Slipper all week. It wasn’t till today we decided to go to one away from the French Quarter, used Yelp for putting our name on the list and took a Lyft. Still a...More

Thank Logan s
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

We are so glad you were finally able to make it in, Logan and even happier that you enjoyed it! We hope to see you again. Cheers! 👠

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The Ruby Slipper Cafe has a new home in New Orleans, Mid-City at Banks & Broad Streets, with off-street free parking behind the cafe - yay! Menu items we locals already loved are still there, with plenty new ones to try. We had the trifecta...three...More

Thank Jeanette C
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Thanks for mentioning our new location, Jeanette! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed it and appreciate the praises! We hope to see you again. 👠

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I have always thought of Ruby Slipper as a great local NEW ORLEANS breakfast joint...Well now they have expanded so much and are in Mobile AL and Florida too. Well the relocationn of the very 1st location to their new place in Mid City just...More

Thank timlV1120LF
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Thanks, timlV1120LF! Our home is still New Orleans and we are still family operated - we are just taking New Orleans flavor to a few more locations. We are glad you enjoyed our new locations in Mid-City and hope to see you again. 👠

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Waited in person for 2 1/2 hrs while people who booked online got in ahead of us. Just so you know. Nowhere is worth that. The posted sign in the restaurant states they do not take reservations and there is nothing posted about an online...More

Thank Steve B
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Hi Steve. We are sorry to hear of your experience. Information about using the NoWait app or Yelp check-in option should be posted and we will pass on that feedback to our manager. We are moving to a larger location in a couple weeks and...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Our family of 4 adults and 1 child enjoyed a great breakfast on our last morning in NOLA. The food was great and our server was Martha. Breakfast/brunch the way it should be.

Thank JIm J
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

We are so glad you and your family enjoyed it JIm J! We will pass on your praises to Martha and hope to see you all next time you are in New Orleans! 👠

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Wow, was that a treat! I had the grilled fish on grits. It was fantastic. You can't go wrong with this place.

Thank JSH229
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you, JSH229! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience! Cheers! 👠

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Just around the corner from my daughter's apartment, we seem to eat at this location of The Ruby Slipper every time we go to New Orleans. An always friendly staff will mix up a delicious milk punch, mimosa or bloody mary (with BACON!) while you...More

Thank larssue
rubyslippercafe, Social Media at The Ruby Slipper Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you, larssue! We are so glad you enjoy your experience and keep coming back! We look forward to seeing you on your next visit. Cheers! 👠

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 S. Broad St., New Orleans, LA 70119
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Mid-City
  • Neighbourhood: Mid-City
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-9355
Description
A quaint neighborhood cafe serving New Orleans favorite breakfast & brunch all day, everyday!
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