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Port of Call

) #52 of 1,537 Restaurants in New Orleans $$ - $$$ American, ,
838 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116-1941
+1 504-523-0120
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“baked potatoes” (177 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (127 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
838 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116-1941
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Reviewed 1 week ago

why french fries even exist when you can have a baked potato instead i will never know. super quality beef means you have no need for un-needed seasonings. come hungry

Thank Buzz N
Reviewed 1 week ago

The burgers are good. But the baked potato is awesome. If you can sneak in during off hours it is a great spot. Wash everything down with a monsoon.

Thank PghJared
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in at this restayrant as it was quite close to our B & B. When we walked in it seemd quite dark in there. There was a waiting line but we got in quite quickly. A limited menu but all the food we...More

Thank Mitch174
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visited as a college kid at Tulane and most recently 30 years later with the family (with visits in between)- I love this place. Consistently yummy. Packed with a wait list a three o'clock on a Friday. Worth the wait! Get the cheese burger...More

Thank Bienvenu_C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The steak, amazing. The salad, huge. We went at about 4:30p, myself and three kids 13, 12, and 11. Quieter dining area in the back, as we were heading out the bar did get a little more adult so the timing was good. As long...More

Thank Erica P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here last year and could not stop thinking about these burgers. I live in Houston and have spent a long time searching for a comparable burger to Port of Call. I came here again this year and the burgers are still amazing. In...More

Thank Melodie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Multiple friends recommended Port of Call and I'm glad I listened. I spent Memorial Day weekend in the Quarter and decided to eat and drink my way through the city. I spent the weekend solo and it was a huge benefit because I didn't have...More

Thank Kimberely S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend had suggested we go here. The Uber driver said our friend was Smart. We all had some Monsoons while we waited. I had the mushroom and swiss burger and the baked potato. We all raved about the meal. We're still talking about it...More

Thank cbp135
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came in to the bar for the legendary monsoon and ordered a burger to split 3 ways. These are MAGIC! I don't know if it's the sizzling butter these are cooked in or what, but I can't find a better restaurant burger ANYWHERE in...More

Thank LaurenMSH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good, but you have to wait and we went on a Thursday night. Prices are moderate and the burgers are good with a baked potato. Definitely would recommend.

Thank Kevin N
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lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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22 August 2016|
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Response from Keri W | Reviewed this property |
Kids are allowed.
8 March 2016|
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Response from YokoYokoMan | Reviewed this property |
No just the beef burgers ...an they are good🤗
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 838 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116-1941
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-523-0120
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