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Mr. B's Bistro, New Orleans, LA
Mr. B's Bistro, New Orleans, LA
Mr. B's Bistro, New Orleans, LA
Mr. B's Bistro, New Orleans, LA
Mr. B's Bistro, New Orleans, LA

Mr. B's Bistro

4.6
4.6
5730 Reviews
$31 to $50
Creole
Mr. B's Bistro, a New Orleans restaurant famous for its Creole cuisine with a focus on fresh regional products, is located in the heart of the French Quarter at the intersection of Royal Street and Iberville. This corner is a New Orleans landmark and celebrated food corner. Considered the original New Orleans gourmet bistro, Mr. B's Bistro is owned and managed by Cindy Brennan, a member of the legendary New Orleans' Brennan Family.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 95 times today

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Additional information

  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Price
    $31 to $50
  • Cuisines
    Creole
  • Hours of operation
    Mon, Wed–Sun 5:00 pm–9:00 pm Wed–Sun 11:30 am–2:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (504) 523-2078
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Smart Casual
  • Executive chef
    Vincent Sciarrotta
  • Neighborhood
    French Quarter
  • Cross street
    Iberville
  • Parking details
    Discounted Parking is available in Solari's Garage at 721 Iberville Street.
  • Entertainment
    Mr. B's offers Sunday Jazz Brunch with the Joe Cushenberry trio.
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Cocktails, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wine

What 5,730 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.7Food
  • 4.6Service
  • 4.7Ambience
  • 4.4Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • New Orleans / Louisiana

    Creole

  • New Orleans / Louisiana

    Most Booked

  • New Orleans

    Creole

  • New Orleans

    Most Booked

5,730 Reviews
  1. AndrewL

    Calgary

    24 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    24 reviews

    Dined 1 day ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great place for lunch, fantastic service , food was amazing, definitely a place to go while in New Orleans

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  2. WilliamS

    New York City

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined 1 day ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent food and even better service from our waiter Kendrick. Second time eating here and would go back in a heart beat.

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  3. Greg

    New York City

    13 reviews

    5.0

    13 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Brett was a consummate host. The food was top notch.

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  4. McCityMom

    New York City

    4 reviews

    3.0

    4 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Amazing service - thank you Steven. Food just ok. Fish bland, chicken much better. Dessert and cappuccinos delicious.

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  5. PatriceK

    Jacksonville

    13 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    13 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Have eaten here many times. Never disappointed. Good food and good service. Will be back!

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  6. AmandaH

    New York City

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 4 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food was scrumptious. We highly recommend the pork chop. Our server, Seth, was very friendly and accommodating.

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  7. MelindaB

    Seattle

    38 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    38 reviews

    Dined 4 days ago

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 3
    Every time I come to New Orleans I bring my clients in, and at other times my husband and I have a date night. Last night was a date night - we had a reservation at 8pm. They took us to a table immediately - but it was right in front of the kitchen with little room for the servers to get by. I asked if we could switch to another table. They promptly moved us to another table - again in an odd location right in front of a waiter's station with little room. I didn't want to complain again so we decided to make the best of it. After being hit in the head 3 times by waiters, my husband and I pushed the table more towards the center of the dining room. We then waited over 15 minutes for our waiter to take our drink order even though tables seated after us were being helped first. We ordered one of our favorite wines - 2 glasses of Duckhorn sauvignon blanc. My stemware was so sticky when it arrived I had to wipe it down. For dinner I ordered the strawberry salad no feta but our waiter said they were out of spinach. I asked if they could do mixed greens instead and he said sure. My husband ordered the crab claw app. For entrees I ordered the bbq shrimp and my husband ordered the pork chop. They brought warm bread with butter - so delicious!! Our apps arrived but my salad had feta so I sent it back. My husband was disappointed with the crab claws - they did not have much meat on them - the dish seemed to be mainly bread crumbs (although they tasted good). As my husband was finishing his app my salad arrived. It was the wrong salad. This took another 10 minutes to correct. It was delicious though! We waited a very long time for our entrees. Another waitress brought bbq shrimp to our table but realized it wasn't ours. More time passed - but my husband's pork chop was perfect - my shrimp were bordering on cold. After dessert we got the wrong check. Overall the food was yummy - but I'll never book at 8pm again. The waiter was friendly but wow. We will remember him.

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  8. OpenTable Diner

    Tampa

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food is always great at Mr. B’s and that is why it’s one of our favorite restaurants but the service from veteran JC (39 years) and Jeremy were outstanding and really made for an exceptionally wonderful evening.

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  9. Coco

    Washington DC

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We were there for the jazz brunch. The sound level was perfect to enjoy the music but still hold a conversation. My husband got the shrimp & grits and was in heaven. I ordered a blackened fresh fish, a drum. So delicious. Our servers were wonderful.

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  10. BCC0616

    Denver

    8 reviews

    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Mr. B's Bistro is one of our all time favorite, memorable restaurants. We have the best memories of dining there with our daughters when they were young and we were living in Lafayette. Every time we are in NOLA, we dine at Mr. B's at least once. Thank you for helping us make memories with fabulous food, service, and atmosphere.

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  11. OpenTable Diner

    Cleveland

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 5 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    It was as good or better than it was when we were there 10 years ago. Bbq shrimp was amazing, crab cake fresh as can be and the desert was so good!

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  12. MarkC

    New York City

    9 reviews

    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food; great service. Kendrick was great. Pork Chop was outstanding.

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  13. TonyH

    New Orleans

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent taste of New Orleans. Give yourself a treat

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  14. OpenTable Diner

    New York City

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Delicious food, yummy, drinks, wonderful atmosphere!

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  15. OpenTable Diner

    Washington DC

    6 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fabulous as always. We loved every aspect. Thank you.

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  16. Stephanie

    Orlando

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The atmosphere is quaint and cozy! Staff was amazing, inviting and attentive! Would highly recommend:)

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  17. HaroldP

    New Orleans

    14 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on February 15, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    My all-time favorite New Orleans restaurant never disappoints! The best “Barbequed Shrimp” in the city with no close second! Wonderful Gumbo Ya Ya to start and delicious Profiteroles with Chocolate Sauce to finish make for an unforgettable meal which cannot be matched!

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  18. OpenTable Diner

    Tampa

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on February 13, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I made a reservation well in advance for Lundi Gras. I requested a window seat at that time. My husbands flight was delayed and I called to ask if I could move the reservation. Truth fully I was surprised they would do it because of the time of the year. When we showed up an hour later they still gave us the window seat. Food was great! Terrance our server was fantastic. Go! You will love it!

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  19. PeterC

    Grand Rapids

    37 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    37 reviews

    Dined on February 13, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Another excellent evening at Mr Bs. Great drinks, tasty food and personable service at a very busy time.

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  20. nickibeach

    New York City

    11 reviews

    vip
    2.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on February 12, 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 3
    Was looking forward to this reservation; however, we left extremely disappointed. Bread, Appetizer and salad came out quickly and at the same time- before our drinks. When we expressed our dissatisfaction the wait staff attempted to justify the error by saying the bar was busy. The duck spring rolls were excellent. The salad was fine. We shared the Delmonico steak which was overcooked and a bit tough. Did receive an offer to return the steak when we were more than halfway through it. The bread pudding was not very fresh. Mentioned our experience to the manager on the way out who had nothing to say in response.

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  21. LeahR

    Houston

    13 reviews

    vip
    2.0

    13 reviews

    Dined on February 12, 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 1
    I have always loved this restaurant. i know mardi gras is a busy time but I was not expecting to be met with rudeness by the wait staff. at least 2-3 staff members were down right unwelcoming. I wanted to leave, but the rest of my party said we should see through the dinner. The fish and gumbo were delicious. the oyster started seem overly breaded and the lemon butter sauce was goopy.

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  22. Darren

    New Orleans

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 12, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Mimi and Renata were spectacular. Gave us knowledgeable advice on the dishes and we're a complete joy to meet. The food was beyond delicious and a must dinner if you're even close to NOLA.

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  23. RonaldH

    New Orleans

    16 reviews

    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on February 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Been going to Mr B's for many years. Not just excellent, but consistently excellent.

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  24. justme

    Dallas

    47 reviews

    vip
    2.0

    47 reviews

    Dined on February 10, 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    Just not good food. Gumbo yaya awful. Pork dry. Unfortunate. Only one person at our 6 top had decent food. May explain why not busy. Cant return for this quality food. Used to love it

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  25. OpenTable Diner

    Orlando

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had a lovely meal at Mr B's and our server Jeremy was particularly excellent. Definitely recommend Mr B's!

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  26. Mims

    Dallas

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on February 9, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Perfection. It’s one of my favorite restaurants and never ever disappoints.

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  27. AmyJ

    Louisville

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 8, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had the best food and service last night! I wish I could remember the servers names. It says #19 on the receipt. The male server was especially wonderful! He smiled and was super friendly, checked on us the appropriate amount, knew the menu well, etc. There was a loud patron who was with a group of women and she was bent out of shape about the location of her table and the employee who sat her there. The male server was very calming and handled the situation well. Personally, I thought the woman was overreacting, but the server didn’t make her feel that way at all and calmed her down. I ordered the red fish with rice and green beans and it was absolutely delicious. I had two sauces for dipping, and they were quite flavorful. The food was cooked at the right temperature. I would order it again. This is a must on your list of restaurants to visit!

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  28. FrankR

    Las Vegas

    8 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on February 8, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We always enjoy, the fish was fantastic, and the Roasted Rosemary Chicken was delicious! Ken was a great host and Nick was a great waiter.

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  29. KenH

    Las Vegas

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on February 8, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Mike was the best waiter I had in a very long time even if he was from Boston. Go Chiefs!

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  30. HalW

    New Orleans

    20 reviews

    5.0

    20 reviews

    Dined on February 8, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We always have a marvelous experience at Mr. B’s. The food is consistently delicious and the service is wonderful. It’s a great atmosphere in one of the best locations of the French Quarter.

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  31. OpenTable Diner

    New Orleans

    61 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    61 reviews

    Dined on February 7, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Always enjoy my dining experience at Mr B’s. It’s one of my favorites when in the French Quarter!

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  32. OpenTable Diner

    Exclusive

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 6, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    We were seated immediately. Food was very good. The wood grilled red fish was outstanding. Service was very good too.

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  33. LindaF

    Tampa

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on February 5, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great restaurant. Food was exceptional and service was outstanding. Would definitely return.

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  34. BRdiner

    New Orleans

    33 reviews

    5.0

    33 reviews

    Dined on February 5, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    After dining out in New Orleans hundreds of times over the years I finally found myself at Mr B’s twice in The last few months and I love this place. It’s my go-to when in town for the foreseeable future. A very balanced menu and all of it’s done right. I love the dining room, atmosphere and service also.

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  35. PeggyG

    New Orleans

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 5, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Wonderful food and staff. All four of us had different entrees: barbecued shrimp, pasta, rib eye and filet. We each loved our food and look forward to returning

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  36. kimd

    Hawaii

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 4, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We went to celebrate our son’s birthday and everything was perfect! Our waiter was so fun and just added to our amazing time (Rehem?). The food was excellent!

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  37. NOLA1970

    New Orleans

    46 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    46 reviews

    Dined on February 4, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    As a loyal customer, always great food, great service and everyone are just so hospitable.

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  38. TraciD

    Dallas

    19 reviews

    5.0

    19 reviews

    Dined on February 4, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The crab cakes, truffle fries and bbq shrimp were amazing!!! Dominique and Jeremy made the evening so much fun, would definitely go back!

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  39. OpenTable Diner

    Nashville

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on February 3, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Our experience was AMAZING!!!! Jeremy and JC were FANTASTIC!!! So so personable and really made our experience that much better. The food was unbelievable as always. Jeremy really took care of us! Would definitely request his section next time we make a reservation

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  40. LisaL

    New Orleans

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Wonderful food, service and ambience. Always consistently delicious!

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FAQs

Mr. B's Bistro does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats.

Mr. B's Bistro is rated 4.6 stars by 5730 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 95 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Mr. B's Bistro

201 Royal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130

Additional information

  • Cross street
    Iberville
  • Neighborhood
    French Quarter
  • Hours of operation
    Mon, Wed–Sun 5:00 pm–9:00 pm Wed–Sun 11:30 am–2:00 pm
  • Price
    $31 to $50
  • Cuisines
    Creole
  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Dress code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking details
    Discounted Parking is available in Solari's Garage at 721 Iberville Street.
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive chef
    Vincent Sciarrotta
  • Entertainment
    Mr. B's offers Sunday Jazz Brunch with the Joe Cushenberry trio.
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Cocktails, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wine
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