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Cafe Amelie

912 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2702
+1 504-412-8965
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (106 reviews)
“shrimp and grits” (140 reviews)
“mixed salad” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
912 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2702
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1 - 10 of 1,090 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The food was super tasty and large portioned! The outdoor patio was amazing with the temperature in the 70's. The waitress was helpful and good.

Thank AppleStud
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ask for a table in the outdoor terrace. The inside rooms are also nice with a French feel. The food is delicious with a Cajun/Creole/French flavor. Service was friendly and efficient by a knowledgeable server.

Thank George R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After being turned away at the courtyard we were glad we ended up inside. This place was great from atmosphere to menu. The "Chicken Salad" sandwich was the bomb!

1  Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Food and ambiance! The court yard is beautiful very typical for the area. The service was great, we never felt rushed, the waiter took his time explaining the different food and drinks. The parking is a little difficult, they have off street parking(on the...More

Thank Amelia W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We showed up at Amelia dripping after we were caught in a heavy downpour. We were soon revived by glorious cocktails - Unhinged monk, plains of Montenegro, Orange blossom and The Amelie. After 4 days of overeating in NOLA, we wanted to keep it light...More

Thank PreetiPabreja
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So much about New Orleans are the jazz brunches and the late dinners and drinks. When you are the unfortunate jetlagged British person on the latest direct route from Heathrow, it is quite tough to find a good breakfast early in the morning. The main...More

Thank holidaygal2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the cute patio seating to the intimate inside dining area to the intimate upstairs, the Cafe Amelie provides a romantic setting for a delicious and elegant meal. The menu includes all of the dishes you would desire on your visit to New Orleans, and...More

Thank barefootinblueheaven
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was fantastic! I would recommend sitting outside the ambiance was much more romantic! We sat upstairs and it was too quiet and dull they eventually turned on music but it was a little to late.

Thank dinap205
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Both Petite Amelie and especially Cafe Amelie exemplify New Orleans' great tradition of high quality, high-brow food in a casual, French colonial atmosphere; a good introduction to this culinary city.

Thank jovimmigrant
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First of all Ashley our server was awesome. Had shrimp and grits, was amazing Fellow diner had lamb shank and grits. All was wonderful. Get the Doberge cake for dessert!

Thank Serena H
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story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
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20 August 2016|
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Response from Steve Y | Reviewed this property |
Hello. No, there is no dress code. It's very casual, but you could certainly dress up if you wanted. You wouldn't be out of place either way, casual or dressy. It is just so one of those: 'just relax and be you and do what... More
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Response from Gran1955 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but the restaurant was excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 912 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2702
    (Between Dumaine St. & St. Philip St.)
  • Public Transportation: Cafe Amelie is accessible by the RTA’s redline streetcars that run along the river; the nearest stop is Dumaine Street, then Cafe Amelie is a short 4-block walk from the river.
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-412-8965
  • E-mail
Description
Please note that the courtyard is seated on a first come, first serve basis. A reservation does not guarantee seating in the courtyard but we will have a table available inside our beautiful, historic carriage house. We normally allow reservation space for only 50% of the dining room to accommodate walk-ins. Additionally, in order to accommodate all of our guests who are waiting to be seated, we are only able to seat your party once everyone has arrived. Nestled in the historic 150-year-old Princess of Monaco Courtyard and Carriage House on Royal Street in the French Quarter, Cafe Amelie is a rare combination of superb Louisiana fare served in a lush, enchanting New Orleans courtyard setting. Cafe Amelie has a full bar offering an array of signature cocktail creations. Cafe Amelie and the accompanying Princess of Monaco Courtyard are also available for private parties, weddings and receptions.
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