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St James Cheese Company

5004 Prytania St, Uptown, New Orleans, LA 70115-4028
+1 504-899-4737
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (51 reviews)
“cheese board” (20 reviews)
“sandwiches” (68 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
European, American, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5004 Prytania St, Uptown, New Orleans, LA 70115-4028
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked almost a mile here to eat lunch. My mom and sister went to sit down while I ordered our food. The cashier stopped taking orders and came out from around the corner to tell my sister that she couldn't "hold" a table (I...More

Thank erinat5430
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Walked from our hotel (at arrival) to St. James Cheese Company for Lunch. The sandwiches and cheese plates were excellent. Casual atmosphere so can go anytime while touring. Open during the day versus some of the other restaurants that are open at lunch only for...More

Thank pwimberly
Reviewed 16 April 2018

My husband and I were wandering around the area and decided to stop in for a snack. We had a nice selection of cheese and some wine. The staff when we were there didn't seem to know very much about the cheeses and didn't provide...More

Thank tanda367
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped by for an evening cheese plate and were incredibly pleased! We ordered a pick 5 platter including 1 meat and 4 cheeses. We were able to customize by requesting no bleu or sticky cheeses. What we got was a perfect sampling of cheese.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Want to get away from the grunge of Bourbon Street and have a little fancy in your life? Head here and grab a Charcutiere board and some wine, sit outside, and enjoy the peace and quiet of the Warehouse District. I almost didn't give this...More

Thank shaina09
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Heard about the sandwiches and hopped on the Saint Charles streetcar to Robert. Just a short walk. Nice deli shoppe. Sandwiches were huge and fresh. Mozzarella was a grilled panini. Hubby’s was the best with Italian meats and cheeses. Well worth the trip from the...More

1  Thank HurricaneGal_11
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Who doesn't love an awesome sandwich for lunch? There weren't a lot of choices, but what they had was great. We all found something that sounded good and ordered. The portions were generous and we all left stuffed and happy.

Thank aimer15
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This was a wonderful little place slightly off the beaten path and well worth the trip. We got the cheese and meat platter which came with bread. We loved the assortment they provided for us. But the most amazing thing was the Mac-n-cheese with prosciutto...More

Thank mangojuice4u
Reviewed 30 March 2018

You will definitely want to have a meal at this place! Everything we ordered was amazing. The green gumbo, Chanal salad, and the cheese/charcuterie were so fresh and delicious.

Thank Pamela E
Reviewed 3 March 2018

My friend found this place on the internet, so we decided to try it out while we were visiting New Orleans. It was the best ham and cheese sandwich I've ever had. Prices are reasonable (about the same as Panera), but food & cheese was...More

2  Thank Steve K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5004 Prytania St, Uptown, New Orleans, LA 70115-4028
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-899-4737
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Mission To provide our guests with a meticulously selected and unexpectedly diverse assortment of perfectly ripe cheeses, charcuterie, and gourmet grocery items. Our menu has been carefully built with contemporary and European style sandwiches, salads and cheese-centric items to please all types of food lovers.
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