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Praline Connection

542 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2024
+1 504-943-3934
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (152 reviews)
“fried chicken” (198 reviews)
“pralines” (107 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Cajun & Creole
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
542 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2024
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Pralines are definitely the best part of this restaurant. We were a tour, so we didn't get the "good stuff". I would like to have had some of their regular entree's, but ours was so, so. Decent service, but located in what appeared to...More

Thank cshill2015
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went in waited 20 minutes to get our drink order. She then took orders all around us and served them all still didn't bring our drink. Took our order still no drink...30 minutes mean while still serving around us...we left. I guess we were...More

Thank Missy C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We love this place! Great food and service! Love the fried chicken and red beans and rice. We ended up eating here twice during our week long stay!

Thank LCHH
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Place was not busy but service was lousy!! Salad served with entree', never checked back on us and had to flag down server to get more water. Too many choices in NO to accept poor service.More

Thank Cindy H
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

It's really disappointing to hear you left with this impression of us, Cindy -- this just isn't in line with our standards. I'm glad you let me know, though, and I'll be sure to look into this. This really doesn't sound like us, and I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Some call it southern cuisine, some say it's creole cuisine while others call it soul food but if you have an appreciation for any of the three then this place should not be missed. It features down home standards with a New Orleans flair at...More

Thank Thames S
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

No matter what you call it, Thames, I'm just thrilled you've been so impressed with our food. I don't take that lightly, and I hope you'll make it back to see us before too long! Until next time, Curtis, Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago

My companion and I were dining at another joint the day before and received a text from my sister suggesting we check out this one. Saturday night we ordered take away BBQ ribs with sides of potato salad,collard greens & corn bread. When I picked...More

Thank jacksonji
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Glad your sister's recommendation could truly live up. The way you describe the ribs, collard greens, and even the pralines -- now you're making me hungry! I appreciate the recommendation, and I hope you and your partner had a wonderful trip out here. All the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's the only restaurant we went to twice and we where here for 5 nights! The food is reasonable prices. We had the jambalaya wasn't dried, fried chicken ws well seasoned and juicy, Mac and cheese, greens and corn bread was all delicious. I would...More

Thank Chuck R
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for visiting us twice during your visit, Chuck! I'm thrilled the jambalaya, mac and cheese, greens, and cornbread all turned out perfectly. All the best, Curtis, Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the front door the staff were on point. Our server Queen was wonderful. We ordered the seafood platter. EVERYTHING was cooked to perfection. The fish, shrimp and oysters was seasoned and perfectly fried. The stuffed crab was tasty. We asked for crispy fries and...More

Thank Deemark
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow, Deemark, am I thrilled you and your husband really enjoyed your visit here! From the stuffed crab to the "liquid gold", it's just marvelous everything hit the spot. You know I can't wait to welcome you back next time you're in NOLA. All the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In town for the 2017 Teacher Leader Conference and five of us had dinner tonight at Praline Connection. I found this restaurant on TripAdvisor and all the reviews I read were favorable. I mentioned it to my friends and we decided to try it. We...More

Thank Mary Y
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for joining us for dinner while you were here for the Teacher Leader Conference, Mary! It's wonderful your visit could truly live up to the reviews here. Roland and I can't wait to welcome you and the ladies back next time you're in town....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, amazing food. Favorite meal of the trip! I'm a non-seafood eater, so I especially enjoyed having lots of options here. I got the fried chicken- it didn't disappoint!

Thank natashabledsoe
Gloria M, Owner at Praline Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad we could be your favorite stop on your trip, Natasha! Thanks for stopping by and giving our fried chicken a go -- hope the rest of your NOLA trip went just as well. All the best, Curtis, Owner

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86Kristi22
do you have a gospel Sunday brunch? we're coming to NO 9/9-9/11. thanks, Kristin
29 July 2016|
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Response from BUFFYG2311 | Reviewed this property |
You will regret going their!
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707mmm
I was in there not too long ago and had a glass of Pinot Grigio. It was really good. Can't remember the name?? Please help me??
7 March 2015|
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Response from Tuppstuff | Reviewed this property |
Oops -- so sorry. No wine either -- just great Soul Food & service.
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707mmm
I was in there not too long ago and had a glass of Pinot Grigio. It was really good. Can't remember the name?? Please help me??
7 March 2015|
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Response from SamJan1972 | Reviewed this property |
sorry, we didn't have any wine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 542 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2024
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Neighbourhood: Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Phone Number: +1 504-943-3934
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