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Cafe Reconcile

1631 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70113-1469
+1 504-568-1157
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Cafe, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1631 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70113-1469
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped in with fellow cooks to try this new establishment. The staff was friendly and we were seated right away. The head chef, a Delgado Culinary Program graduate, helps young folks from around New Orleans get into the food service industry. We enjoyed the seafood...More

Thank gatoreed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A local eatery and modest to look at, but the food was delicious! I am still raving about the fried catfish with crawfish sauce! The greens were tasty and my daughter in law loved the mac and cheese. Going to a restaurant away from the...More

Thank TuggleRN
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Some of the most authentic, flavorful soul and Creole food to be found in NO in MHO. Servers and cook staff are drawn from disadvantaged youth who serve in an innovative hands on training program to prepare them for meaningful service jobs in NO's burgeoning...More

1  Thank J H H
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Food was perfectly New Orleans cuisine. Plenty to eat at the buffet and well done for anyone’s appetite. Also served to bring the youth into a well taught career in food hospitality. Worth every minute of your time.

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I had tried gumbo all over New Orleans and didn't find one that reminded me of my fathers gumbo. A friend who lives in New Orleans had told us about Cafe Reconcile and how it gave at risk youth not just job skills but it...More

Thank Riverstyx
Reviewed 26 February 2018

The Cafe Reconcile Restaurant has the right idea. The3y teach young people about the restaurant business while serving delicious New Orleans food!

Thank lynnmike2018
Reviewed 18 January 2018

I booked a group of 20 hungry students and teachers to visit Cafe Reconcile -- and then I brought the group on the wrong day! (If you've ever worked in a restaurant, you know how big a disruption this can be.) I was mortified by...More

1  Thank Dennis Q
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Heard about this wonderful concept and just had to give it a try -- pretty much non-profit eatery (lunches only weekdays) that trains local youth for careers in the food industry -- while offering great lunches to boot. Priced nicely and served in a warm...More

1  Thank Stew S
Reviewed 11 November 2017

My friend suggested this restaurant for our luncheon date. She has been there often and calls me a picky eater so was sure I would find something to eat... lol. It was a Monday. In New Orleans that means red beans and rice with a...More

1  Thank Yvonne E
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

What a wonderfully done Luncheon at this location. Professionalism every step of the way. Good cooked perfectly. Beef medallions, catfish, baked chicken, seafood gumbo, classic Cesar salad, corn Macque, death by Chocolate Cake and their bananas Foster's Bread Pudding could not have been better. It's...More

2  Thank 977Linda312
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1631 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70113-1469
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 504-568-1157
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