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Muriel's Jackson Square

4.7
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7135 Reviews
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$31 to $50
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Creole / Cajun / Southern
The Bistro at Muriel’s Jackson Square offers contemporary Creole cuisine with New Orleans classics like Seafood Gumbo, Turtle soup, Shrimp & Grits and Wood Grilled Pork Chop while the Courtyard Bar is the perfect place to drop by for drinks and appetizers. The Séance Lounge is the place for a relaxed, comfortable meeting before or after dining. Comprised of two areas, The Outer Seance and The Inner Séance, the Séance also tells the story of a mystic checkered past. The Outer Séance addresses the New Orleans era of Storyville when Muriel's Jackson Square was one of the French Quarter's top bordellos! The Inner Séance is the preferred domain of the resident ghost, Pierre Antoine Lepardi Jourdan; is the perfect spot for an intimate conversation or a drink among its plush surroundings. The 170 foot wrap-around balcony is a splendid spot for dining or some of our specialty cocktails or private label Napa wines.
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  • Coolinary

    Aug 1 - Sep 13, 2020 · Sun - Thu 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Fri - Sat 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Enjoy our 3 course COOLinary menu with choice of soup or salad, entree and dessert for $39, not inclusive of beverage, tax or gratuity

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Social Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
Personal Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
What 7135 people are saying
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4.7based on recent ratings
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4.7
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4.7
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4.5
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98% of people would recommend it to a friend
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CodyH
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My wife and I were celebrating one year of marriage. Such a nice place to enjoy wonderful food! Would definitely recommend it!

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OpenTable Diner
Atlantic City
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My second time here. Excellent food, ambience and service. Bit pricey.

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vipshelf1465
Atlanta
3 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was amazing as always! Staff was extremely knowledgeable and super friendly! The pork chop was fantastic as usual and the chicken was AMAZING!

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Marcia
New Orleans
8 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a treat to dine at Muriel's! Food is out of this world!!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dallas
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience5

The bar was worth it.

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PaigeT
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall4food5service5ambience5

Our waitress Gara was amazing, the food, drink, everything was superb. The manager was a bit brash and should think before barking out at patrons but otherwise a good experience.

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WillK
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food great dessert and great people. We had a great experience. Wow!!

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KeithC
New Orleans
5 reviews
Dined on August 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

So New Orleans dining is a little slow from patrons. There were a few patrons in the restaurant for an 8:00 PM dining experience. Service was very attentive to our needs. Food came out in a timely fashion. They had a three course meal for $39.00. We started off with a salad.Then the double cut pork chops accompanied with potatoes and green beans were cooked top perfection. Finishing off our meal with the creme brulee. From start to finish our dining experience was wonderful.

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TaeghanD
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on August 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I have always loved Muriel's and this review is overdue -- genuinely the nicest of the "nice" restaurants in the Quarter. They actually make your experience outstanding and do not just bank on reputation like some other restaurants I know. For any tourist passing throug, book here first. I live here and I eat there consistently which says something about the atmosphere, staff and food! Love Gara -- Best waitress I've had yet! Super engaging and very attentive. Finally decided that when it comes time for my next private event, I am hosting it here!

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GregB
1 review
Dined on August 3, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My wife and I had dinner here on 8/3/20 and we were so impressed with everything that we made reservations for the next night as well on 8/4/20. From the time we walked in the door with a pleasant greeting, we were seated immediately and our waiter was introducing himself/herself on 8/4 within 30 seconds after we sat down. Drinks were served quickly, the menu and dinner specials were fully explained. We ordered and our appetizers, entree, and desserts were served in a very timely manner. Our waiter was on top of everything on both nights, always making sure we had everything we needed. A consistency of excellence on both nights. The food was FANTASTIC both nights, you could taste that the ingredients were fresh and prepared with care. I highly recommend Muriel’s if you want a fine dining experience that is very reasonably priced. Forgot to add that they validated our parking on both nights, parking is a hot commodity in New Orleans. If 6 Stars were an option, Muriel’s is worthy of that rating. We will go back on our next visit!!!

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OpenTable Diner
Miami
1 review
Dined on August 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time in New Orleans and decided to reserve a nice dinner with the friends. The restaurant was very accommodating when we called to tell them we were running late and worked with us to give us a new reservation time. The ambience was perfect, food was amazing and service was great! Arlene was our server and she was so friendly! She came by enough to make sure we were never missing anything, but also enough that we never felt like it was too much. The six of us all had the Wood Grilled Beef of Fillet and no one had a single complaint! It was delicious!

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LydiaH
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on August 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome food ambiance and staff!!, The best in Nola!!!

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vipMattpeale
New Orleans
14 reviews
Dined on August 1, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Went to dinner for Coolinary. Great choices including gluten-free options that are labeled. 2 in our dinner party greatly appreciated that. Food is delicious and plenty of space to enjoy. Highly recommend

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JeremyM
1 review
Dined on August 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server was wonderful and the food was even better.

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LisaK
New Orleans
4 reviews
Dined on August 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best restaurant in the French Quarter. We NEVER miss a chance to go to Muriel's when we are in NOLA. We also really appreciate all of the delicious gluten free options since my husband has celiac. We LOVE this place so much!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Salt Lake City
6 reviews
Dined on July 31, 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience4

The food and service were great. The outdoor seating was just ok. Our table was more the size of an end table. Overall, it was very nice.

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PaulM
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on July 28, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food service was just what we thought it would be.

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OlgaC
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on July 26, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A classic and historic place full of pictures and furniture

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vipOpenTable Diner
New Orleans
3 reviews
Dined on July 25, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Travis and Michelle were wonderful servers! Our grilled filet was terrific and the shrimp crépes were so delicious!
Beautiful restaurant and ambiance.

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Molly
1 review
Dined on July 25, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Very nice dinner! Our waiter was very nice and helpful in many ways. Parking in the hotel next door made for easy parking (which Muriels validates!) Right next door to the Cathedral which makes for great photo ops. Highly recommended dining here!

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OpenTable Diner
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on July 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always lovely. Even with the social distancing of today’s life, they’ve managed to keep their New Orleans ambience.

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JessicaR
1 review
Dined on July 18, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience2

The food was amazing & our server Dara was absolutely fantastic!

BUT-when we were there on Saturday night, there was a large party of about 10 to 12 adults sitting a couple tables over from us. They we’re playing Salsa music from one of there cell phones VERY loudly and completely ruined our experience for a nice quiet dinner in a beautiful historic building.

We watched as numerous servers and management walked past the table but nobody said a thing to them. It was very disrespectful to all the other patrons in the room & extremely rude of the other guest.

Disappointed that the problem was not handled, but ignored by the staff.

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DominiqueF
London
12 reviews
Dined on July 18, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Food was wonderful, plenty of food and delicious. Just sad that so few tables were filled because of the pandemic. I guess good for us since it reduced exposure but bad for the restaurant because of business. Muriel's is a reliable favorite.

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OpenTable Diner
Denver
5 reviews
Dined on July 18, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We eat and travel all over the world.. pre covid🤪. This had to be in the top 5 meals we have ever had!!! The shrimp and grits were something I can’t even put into words. My son had the pork chop and I have to say it was the beat pork chop I have ever tasted. My hubby had the seafood stew and it was gone before I could even taste it😂!! The bread pudding is something that should be illegal it was so good!!! We will be back for sure on our next time into town. Mark our server was also amazing! This was all around totally amazing!!!!!

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CoreyW
1 review
Dined on July 18, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and atmosphere! Would definitely recommend.

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JustinT
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The atmosphere was great. The food service was amazing. Great waiter staff, great attention to detail.

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LaurenL
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My husband and I are from New Orleans and decided to have a staycation and support our local restaurants. Muriel's did not disappoint. Food and service excellent as always. Beautiful screens were placed in between tables for social distancing.

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vipAjma
New Orleans
40 reviews
Dined on July 17, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great restaurant with a passion for the business.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything neat and beautifully socially distanced from other parties

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vipRossP
Atlanta
16 reviews
Dined on July 14, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We felt safe with appropriate social distancing, staff face masks and dividers between our table and others. Our waiter was helpful ,professional and friendly. The food was exceptional. Altogether our best meal on this trip to New Orleans.

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vipKellyW
New Orleans
3 reviews
Dined on July 13, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

During these unprecedented times, Muriel's is going above and beyond to ensure customer and staff safety. Not only did they take our temperatures upon arrival but they also spaced tables more than 20 feet apart and had dividers between them. The food and service were outstanding and made a pandemic birthday celebration very nice. Thank you to the staff at Muriel's.

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MelissaS
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on July 13, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food, the drinks, the ambience and the waiter made this night exceptional. Chef’s kiss!

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lisaz
1 review
Dined on July 12, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was amazing, service impeccable and ambiance was so fitting to history of the restaurant.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on July 11, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food, service, atmosphere and prices. Will be back

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on July 11, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, staff, service and atmosphere!!
Had a great time!

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on July 9, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Top notch service from beginning to end. The food was delicious; I highly recommend their shrimp & geitd

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LarkB
1 review
Dined on July 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful setting, incredible food and excellent service.

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JeffreyJ
Nashville
2 reviews
Dined on July 4, 2020
Overall3food2service5ambience4

Muriels is very expensive for the quality of food. The Dinner Menu, while small now, has choices for everyone. Unfortunately, when your food does come it will be luke warm at best. The drinks arrived quickly and were good; The drink prices were on par with the rest of the FQ. For $192 w/tip it was most definitely not worth the trip for the food alone for 3 people. There are better choices in the FQ.

I should mention the service. The service was however outstanding, and the other staff friendly and attentive. The food itself was the only let down, which is the main reason one goes to a restaurant!

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Rosekep
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on July 3, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience5

The whole experience was great! There were 4 of us in our party and we all tried different things and no one walked away disappointed!

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vipLSUKat
New Orleans
21 reviews
Dined on July 3, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Great restaurant. Menus limited due to Covid. Service was really good. Highly recommend!

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Muriel's Jackson Square offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (504) 568-1885.

Muriel's Jackson Square is rated 4.7 stars by 7135 OpenTable diners.

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