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St James Cheese Company

5004 Prytania St, Uptown, New Orleans, LA 70115
+1 504-899-4737
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (48 reviews)
“cheese board” (19 reviews)
“sandwiches” (70 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
European, American, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5004 Prytania St, Uptown, New Orleans, LA 70115
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must try. The cheese boards are a great way to expand your cheese palate. All the cheesemongers are incredible and will help you find something you'll like even if you say...well I normally eat Monterey jack etc...

Thank Wendi S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

There is no better place for cheese selection. The staff are experts at helping to choose the most incredible cheese! Also, the Sandwiches are AMAZING!

Thank tkjacobson
Reviewed 7 September 2017

If you love cheese this is the spot for you. The sandwiches are delicious, interesting combinations. The salads are enough for 2. A great place to buy cheese for a party or just for you.

Thank NOLA1962
Reviewed 4 September 2017

If you love and appreciate cheese, this certainly is a great place. We had the 5 piece cheese board, and a shared Cantel salad, all of which was very good and more than enough to eat. We continue to make this our first stop when...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I can't say enough about how great this place is (if you love cheese because everything comes with it). While pricey, their sandwiches are absolutely heavenly and worth every penny. The cheeses that they use are top notch, and the other ingredients perfectly compliment them....More

Thank Katie D
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Our Tulane daughter raved about this place. (And milk bar uptown) for amazing sandwiches- and they were in fact that! Outstanding polite and efficient service by ALL the staff especially the lovely young lady at the register taking orders (patience of a saint with some...More

1  Thank John P
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for a quick sandwich lunch while on vacation in New Orleans and were VERY pleased! The sandwiches are all sizable and well worth the money. You definitely get what you pay for! Oh, and you can also walk out...More

Thank cmf717
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent happy hour- 3 cheese Board for $10 and $6 glass of wine! I would definitely recommend if you are in the area!

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are locals, and St James is one of our favorite places to go for lunch and for wine and cheese. This is the place to go for cheese. Or sandwiches with cheese. Or salads with cheese. Or wine and cheese. If...More

Thank EnglishPease
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Stopped here for lunch when we took the St. Charles Streetcar to Uptown. The food was fresh and flavorful. The Strawberry Goat Cheese salad was delicious, as were our sandwiches (mini moo, ham and brie, and Gruyere with caramelized onions). Would definitely comes again. Great...More

Thank Sara D
Central Business District
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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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, Local cuisine, Kids
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
  • 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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