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Coquette

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Neighbourhood:
Garden District
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2800 Magazine St, None, New Orleans, LA 70115 (Washington Street)
+1 504-265-0421
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Today
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 14:00
Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
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Dallas, Texas
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came highly recommended, but found to be less than adequate for New Orleans dining. Menu was difficult to understand. Service was slow and just disappointing overall. Food was good but not worth a return trip. Would no go back.

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Thank Ideats
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117 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not ashamed to admit it. My favorite New Orleans neighborhood is the Garden District. It is hip; constantly evolving and still miraculously, it retains its Old South charm. Tucked into this corner of a state that hosts the head of the Klu Klux Klan and a city that heralds debauchery year round in the French Quarter is Coquette, an... More 

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Canada
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

"Average" isn't the right rating but I can't agree it was either very good or excellent for the value or hype. It was not "average" but disappointing. Room was comfortable and inviting (although the chairs was not comfortable). The food was tasty and our service was good - attentive but not intrusive, prompt but not too fast or slow. The... More 

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Thank MSBall
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Fresh / warm italian bread. Very tasty poached eggs, cleaned out my plate. Ended up at the bar because we didn't have reservation, but that was still ok with 4 collegues. Friendly helpful staf. Magazine St around Halloween is a tourist attraction of its own.

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Thank Luuk G
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

They were sold out on a Thursday night but we were seated at the bar and enjoyed a fantastic meal in a fun and unpretentious setting. Super-creative menu - we each enjoyed a small plate and a large plate, which was just right. Prices really reasonable for the high quality. I'm glad we wandered in!

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Portland, Oregon
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The aroma from the street sold us on trying this restaurant. The service was poor. The meal left us both flat and wanting. Enjoy the aroma when walking by and save your money.

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Thank John V
California
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Having not read any of the reviews here, I will just say: Go Don't overthink it It's good It's a beautiful spot in the garden district, elégant decor. Ok, the rustic chairs could be a tad more comfy. The service by Elizabeth was super fun, convivial and efficient. We started with the country pâté with satsuma mustard, perfection. We had... More 

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

You know what I hate? I hate when a design-y restaurant borrows heavily from straight-ahead ethnic cooking and then congratulates itself for culinary innovation. I ordered a duck tamale, and except for the fact that Mexicans don't typically put duck in their tamales, I found myself eating a regular food-truck-at-a-construction-site tamale at Coquette. It tasted good. But it's a crime... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We found an open table w/o reservation. Tried all three "share" dishes that were all delicious. Very different and unusual food and flavors make this place special. We sampled several small plates as well and were not disappointed. Service staff were friendly and did a nice job of caring for us without being in the way. This is not traditional... More 

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Ashburton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Our group did the wine tasting pairing which was amazing. The service was spectacular with knowledgeable staff members who offered a small introduction to each meal and each paired wine. The food was fantastic and wine pairing worked so well with the food. We had a 6 course meal which was more than enough food for us.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2800 Magazine St, None, New Orleans, LA 70115
    (Washington Street)
  • Public Transportation: St Charles Streetcar Line- Washington Street
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-265-0421

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Staying in Garden District

Neighbourhood Profile
Garden District
Head to the Garden District for the full-on New Orleans experience replete with quaintly clanking streetcars, proudly grandiose antebellum mansions, picture perfect avenues lined with live oaks loaded down with Spanish moss, and a wealth of beautiful churches and many more architectural marvels. Even a brief excursion here makes plain why it’s called the Garden District. So, when you visit be sure to give yourself ample time for admiration at a languidly slow pace befitting such gentile strand of riverside living and to allow you to maximize each opportunity to stop and smell the roses – and whichever other blooms you might come across. While taking it all in, you’d do well to dine at one of the city’s most beloved destinations for regional cuisine. Gourmands from far and wide (and right round the corner) swear the age-old Commander’s Palace is the best restaurant in town – and have been doing so since it opened back in 1880.
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