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Canal Street Bistro

3903 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-6001
+1 504-482-1225
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“black beans” (3 reviews)
All hours
American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3903 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-6001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there for Sunday brunch with friends and our 2 year old grandson. I had one of the specials, Chile Ancho black bean eggs and added avocado slices and a duck confit made that morning! I like my eggs over easy and together with...More

Thank Abuela_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We would recommend this bright airy relaxed venue as a great alternative to the more popular places in the French Quarter. It’s an easy trolley bus ride (No 48 I think) from downtown And if you go out here it’s a great idea to walk...More

Thank SimonChristopher23
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Food was good but service was REALLY slow. It wasn’t very busy but it took a long time to get our food. Also, we had to ask several times for more coffee (which wasn’t very hot), jelly etc. Also, for $15 breakfast I expect more...More

Thank Texan2Texan
Reviewed 27 December 2017

I took a friend here for lunch and it was amazing. The staff was cordial and service was great. Nice MidCity Place with Offstreet parking.

Reviewed 19 December 2017

Hungry after picking up our Mardi Gras costumes at Broadway Bound and looking for a place for a Saturday Brunch, we happened to see Canal Street Bistro and stopped in. What a great find for a bunch of gals who normally eat in the Garden...More

Thank KayteeHC
Reviewed 7 November 2017

For locals - or visitors who want to avoid the bustle of downtown - Canal Street Bistro is a lovely spot for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or a nice coffee. We took the Canal Street Trolley and got off just about in front of the restaurant....More

Thank TrademarkTraveler
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I stopped in for brunch with friends on my way out of town on a Sunday. The place is small and gets busy, especially during the post church time periods. We had to sit at the bar to be able to eat in a reasonable...More

Thank 234Michele2014
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I enjoyed this place a lot. The drinks, coffee and food was top-notch. We had to sit inside due to caterpillars taking over the patio seating but weren't mad about avoiding them or the humidity. The 4-star is because our waitress was...More

Thank allencredible
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Sunday we visited this little gem of a Bistro for breakfast. Although their specialty is waffles and fried chicken ( with strawberries of course!) this time I decided to go for skinny tacos. Ok, so lets imagine: corn tortillas filled with quinoa (protein) fantastically tasty...More

Thank Olga E
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast and had the crab omelette and a latte. Both were great. Highly recommend coming here to eat. They have a full alcohol and coffee bar.

Thank Mark H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3903 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-6001
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 504-482-1225
  • E-mail
Canal Street Bistro is a standout among Mid City restaurants. Our breakfast, lunch and dinner menus reflect the diversity of our city with both local and global influences. Our menus include vegan, vegetarian and gluten free items as well. Our food is prepared from scratch with natural ingredients. We have a fresh fruit and vegetable juice and smoothie bar available during breakfast, brunch and lunch. In addition, we offer a hand selected wine list and premium bar for any meal including signature cocktails.
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