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Restaurant Patois

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Neighbourhood:
Uptown / Carrollton
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6078 Laurel St, New Orleans, LA 70118-5726 (Webster St.)
+1 504-895-9441
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Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 14:00
Wed - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:30
Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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117 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our meal. The service was good, and we liked the ambiance. The food was good not great which is why I didn't rate this higher. The octopus appetizer was outstanding, and I wish it was served as an entree. The salad special with heirloom tomatoes was quite tasty. My husband thought his duck was too much. He liked... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The creative artistry of the dishes is only second to the palette-pleasing flavors. They get it right...literally...all the time. Seasonal and staple menu items are always a mix of the best of local ingredients and fresh ideas on how to prepare them. The ambiance, the bar, the wait-staff are some of the best New Orleans has to offer. A bit... More 

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Thank joliadel
New Orleans, Louisiana
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85 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch at Patois was both delicious and affordable. The service was exceptional and was overall a great experience. Parking in the neighborhood was a little difficult, so allow a little extra time.

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Thank Cindy P
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food at Patois was wonderful. great fried oyster salad. delicious lamb ribs. And the homemade biscuits with pulled pork brunch was divine. Service was outstanding. The only reason why I didn't give it a 5 is because parking was an issue. And don't sit upstairs by the bathroom. it's a direct view and too close. but we asked to... More 

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Thank 56pattyp
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Took three daughters for a "date night". Emily was a great server. Food, drink,desserts were great. This is one of my favorite NOLA restaurants.

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Thank drbewill
New Orleans, Louisiana
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

I took my mother to restaurant Patois earlier this year, excited and eager to try French and New American cuisine that is locally sourced. However, we were pretty much ignored by our server and sat for a long time before our food arrived. I had ordered the rabbit and was completely underwhelmed. The rabbit was overcooked and the plate was... More 

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Thank Amanda V
washington
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

What a wonderful neighborhood restaurant! It was very refreshing to eat somewhere that didn't feel touristy. Food and service were excellent. The gnocchi appetizer was to die for!

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Thank sunydeemom
Irvine, CA
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639 reviews
408 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 294 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I ate with a group at Patois. The setting is very pleasant and authentic. I had an appetizer and entree, neither of which wowed me. The menu doesn't offer too many options, which I see as a plus. The night I was there, however, none of the entrees really appealed to me. The wine by the glass list is also... More 

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Balboa Island, California
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104 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

The restaurant is 3 blocks from the Audubon Zoo and 6 miles from the French Quarter. We left our car at the hotel and took the bus using our three-day jazzy passes. Although there was a long wait for the bus, the ride was surprisingly quick and we were dropped off only two blocks from the restaurant. We were seated... More 

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Olathe, Kansas
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1,031 reviews
610 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 265 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Seemed really disconnected with long waits for drinks, wine showed up about 3 bites from finishing meal. Food was ok not poor, not great. Too much competition to go back.

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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$40 - US$60
Cuisine
American, French, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6078 Laurel St, New Orleans, LA 70118-5726
    (Webster St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Uptown / Carrollton
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown / Carrollton
  • Phone Number: +1 504-895-9441

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Uptown / Carrollton
Very much their own self sufficient unit within the greater metro area, Uptown and Carrollton tone down the urban edge with a friendly attitude and collegiate feel. Home to Tulane and Loyola Universities, all the students living in the area ensure that Uptown and Carrollton stay youthful, cosmopolitan and vibrantly fun. Two of the liveliest thoroughfares for nightlife and socializing (and yes of course more of the city’s outstandingly good food and live music) are Oak Street and Maple Street. For a truly wild time, the expansive acreage of Audubon Park, with its zoo, golf course, and actual patches of swampy wetlands, means peace and quiet are never too far away.
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