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La Petite Grocery

4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
+1 504-891-3377
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (56 reviews)
“crab beignets” (120 reviews)
“bolognese” (56 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

So after the previous evenings mishaps, a busy Saturday night during JazzFest saw us take basically what Open Table offered on a friends App. And so we ventured a few miles from central New Orleans to this warm and welcoming looking venue. Greeted professionally we...More

1  Thank RichardUpshall
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We went here for a special occasion. Everything besides the appetizers were so/so including the service. In other towns, I would come back here and try other dishes but in NOLA it is just easier to try another spot.

Thank seibertd
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We went for Sunday brunch. Has accessible parking lot across the street (ask restaurant for access code when confirming reservations). Food has the tastes of New Orleans with a creative flare. The beet and crawfish salad was an amazing combination. Wonderful coffee. Interesting décor with...More

Thank Snorewood
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Several people raved to me about this place, so I made sure to visit it on my recent trip to New Orleans with my mother. It was quite a hike from where we were staying but I felt confident given all the good feedback that...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

My daughter and I had a lovely dining experience here. I won't recommend any one dish because it is all interesting, presented beautifully and delicious. A spectacular experience in a small, very pleasant restaurant with an intimate atmosphere.

Thank FrankieJack2
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Before posting this review, I went back through some other recent reviews to see if others shared my views. Some do, some don't. If you look back at reviews a few years ago, you'll see consistent top ratings across the board. Something has changed. Something...More

1  Thank Garnet_Gyrl
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

A wonderful little gem in the Garden District! Loved everything about it -- beautiful room, wonderful server, awesome food! Crab beignets, tuna tartare, Paneed Rabbit, Red Snapper special (OMG!), butterscotch pudding -- all were absolutely delicious. Great cocktails and wine. Highly recommended

Thank robin K
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We went back to La Petite Grocery after having had a wonderfuL meal on a precious trip 3 years ago. The restaurant has not changed....it is still fabulous! We had the lamb shoulder confit for an appetizer that was unusual and very delicious. The swordfish...More

1  Thank Lila O
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We loved the specials, the food , and the crab beignets! Service was friendly, atmosphere was great.

Thank Ibcruisn28
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The restaurant is lovely. The service was fine. I explained when we sat down that I am gluten-intolerant as well as being vegetarian and the server was helpful at pointing out what I could eat. After waiting a long-ish amount of time, I was presented...More

Thank Carol S
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Stephanie H
2 March 2018|
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Response from susan m | Reviewed this property |
We took an uber so... but doubt it bec easy to park looked like to me
28 February 2017|
Response from Elizabeth F | Reviewed this property |
I do not knowthe answer to that question. I would contact the restaurant ahead. They try to accommodate everything.
12 February 2016|
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Response from shel29Brooklyn | Reviewed this property |
Dressy casual is fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4238 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
    (General Pershing)
  • Public Transportation: The St. Charles Ave. Streetcar is a short walk to the restaurant. There are also Magazine Street bus stops located one block away.
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-891-3377
  • E-mail
Closed due to damage sustained in Hurricane Katrina.
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