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Best cafes in New Orleans

Gift Shop
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“Traditional coffee shops that serves beignets, which are just square French-style doughnuts.”
  • 284 locals recommend
Café
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“Bakery and breakfast/lunch place that makes delicious pastries, breads, and cupcakes Solid breakfast menu, including great breakfast sandwiches”
  • 163 locals recommend
Donut Shop
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“Donuts and mini sandwiches and coffee. The 'croquenut' is a grilled donut sandwich. Many approve this innovation. ”
  • 126 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Best breakfast spot in the city. Shrimp and Grits or Bannana's Foster French Toast are KILLER ”
  • 114 locals recommend
Bakery
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“An amazing French bakery within walking distance - great for grabbing pastries and coffee, but also has delicious sandwiches for lunch”
  • 92 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
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“Sucré has the most delicious homemade gelato, chocolates and dazzling cakes! Fabulous!”
  • 77 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Stop in for coffee and a quick breakfast. Very good breakfast - I recommend the Good Morning Vietnam! or French Connection.”
  • 79 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Who Dat Coffee Cafe is a Marigny neighborhood staple. They have an excellent staff and accessible owners. They have a wide coffee section, delicious corn cakes, vegan, vegetarian, and meat lovers' options. I'm a fan of the two top, tiny table on the steps for people watching.”
  • 75 locals recommend
Cajun / Creole Restaurant
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“VERY popular choice for Creole cooking! Very close to house. Recommended by ALL!”
  • 53 locals recommend
Café
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“Very close coffee shop, easy to walk to. Hip, funky and full of art inside and out. Great coffee.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“The Orange Couch is a Marigny/Bywater favorite coffee house haunt. It offers mochi, vegan, and healthy food options. There are plenty of outlets, lots of seating, a comfy orange couch and zippy wifi. ”
  • 70 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“OMG! Just the best. Casual atmosphere. Green beans with apple smoked bacon, sweet potato salad, greens... Even the side dishes are treated with love and respect by the chefs. The desserts are to die for. Forget your diet. You' in New Orleans, baby!”
  • 64 locals recommend
Cajun / Creole Restaurant
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“Beautiful French Quarter courtyard with fantastic food. One of the most delicious spots to brunch.”
  • 59 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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“Greasy spoon 24 Hour diner straight out of New York in the heart of the Quarter.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Café
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“Best pastries in New Orleans anywhere, to me. Their Cafe au Lait is excellent too.”
  • 67 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Mojo Coffee House has multiple locations in the New Orleans area. It is known as a terrific study spot, with stable wifi. It offers wraps, sandwiches, Girls Gone Vegan snack bars, etc. I've enjoyed coffee at the Magazine location since it was a Rue de la Course coffee dive. ”
  • 46 locals recommend