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823 Decatur Street,
New Orleans, LA 70116

Property Description

Tujague's Restaurant is the second oldest, continually running restaurant in New Orleans. Established in 1856, this French Quarter institution has been serving traditional New Orleans cuisine to locals and visitors alike for more than 160 years.

Located in the heart of the French Quarter, at the corner of Madison and Decatur, the restaurant began its long history by serving the hungry port workers from the Mississippi riverfront. Lore states that brunch originated here, as did the Grasshopper cocktail. Homages to the restaurant's long and colorful history abound within the interior of the building from the classic 19th century architecture to memorabilia on the walls.

The menu features locally sourced ingredients in traditional preparations. Items such as the Gulf Fish Pontchartrain and the Creole Turtle Soup meld French traditions with New Orleans fare and flare. Tujague's famous five course menu is still served nightly; but have no fear, the menu is no longer pre-fixed, so those less ravenous diners can join in too. 

If you want a quintessential New Orleans experience filled with history and local fare, Tujague's is your place.


Located in the heart of the French Quarter at the corner of Madison and Decatur

Cuisine Served
  • Cajun/Creole
  • French
  • Louisiana Cuisine
Disabled Traveler Information
  • Handicapped Accessible
Guest Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Meeting/Tour groups welcome
  • Reservations Suggested
Meals Served
  • Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Lunch
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Diners Club
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
Restaurant Features
  • Childrens Menu
  • Full Bar
  • Group Menu Available
  • Happy Hour
  • High Chairs Available
Sample Menu Items
  • Menu Item 1: Crawfish and Goat Cheese Crepes
  • Menu Item 2: Creole Turtle Soup
  • Menu Item 3: Oyster Wedge Salad
  • Menu Item 4: Grilled Double Cut Pork Chop
  • Menu Item 5: Speckled Trout Amandine
  • Menu Item 6: Maracaibo Flourless Chocolate Torte