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Canal Street Bistro

3903 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-6001
+1 504-482-1225
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3903 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-6001
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a delicious lunch here! It's in a cute little house in one of my favorite neighborhoods in Nola. I had the special, an Asian rice noodle dish with huge Gulf shrimp. It was just the right level of spicy and gluten free! My...More

Thank Jordyn G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped off here on our way out of town and what a surprize. The hollandaise sauce on the boudain eggs benedict was fantastic. Also had a canal street omlet with biscuit, very tasty. Look like a great menu for breakfast, lunch or dinner. We...More

Thank Glen S
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

My daughter, who is 9, and I really wanted to take a cooking class while visiting New Orleans. Many classes weren't open to children and Canal Street Bistro was. We chose to do the Asian dumpling class. The restaurant has a super cute atmosphere and...More

Thank Amy M
Canal Street B, Manager at Canal Street Bistro, responded to this review

Thank so much for letting us share a little of ourselves with you! We enjoyed ourselves as much as you did! Chef Ingrid

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Passing by in afternoon and stopped for late lunch. Very charming atmosphere, very friendly wait staff. I had the shrimp and grits which was very good. The owner stopped by our table to give us suggestions for places to visit. Overall very pleased !

Thank Lorie K
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I found this place on find me gluten free, and it was a highlight of my entire New Orleans trip. My first comment on my gluten free chicken and waffles benedict was "I can't believe this exists." My second comment was "I can't believe how...More

Thank Kate N
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat on our way out of Nola and drove by this place and decided to check it out. Wow what a great idea that was!!!! The food was really good all of the family loved it and the...More

Reviewed 30 January 2017

What a gem! We have been coming to NOLA for many years. Recently, my wife was diagnosed with Celiac' disease and requires a strict gluten free diet. We found this cafe one Sunday morning and what a find it was! We were amaze how knowledgeable...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Our usual brunch spot was jammed packed, so we had to fine an alternative. So glad we did! Fresh eggs, creamy NOLA style grits, breads and refreshing teas were on our fare! Excellent service! Such a nice change,too, to gave the owner come and visit...More

Thank ladybugtx76
Reviewed 17 November 2016

12 of us were seated comfortably in a back room and with an engaging waiter, Katua who made the lunch fun for all of us. Excellent and diverse menu, variety of "smoothies" that could be made "virgin" or add your desired alcohol (this is New...More

Thank hikerbuck
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Tried it for the first time and was not disappointed at all. Food was excellent in a cozy atmosphere. Would definitely recommend if you are lookiing for a new dining experience in New Orleans.

Thank Tommy K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
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, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 14:00
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.