Jimmy J's Cafe

Jimmy J's Cafe

115 Chartres St (btwn Canal St. & Iberville St.), New Orleans, LA 70130, United States
Hours:
Closed until 7:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Wed
    • 7:00 AM–11:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 7:00 AM–Midnight
  • Fri–Sat
    • 24 Hours
  • Sun
    • Midnight–11:00 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
Yes
Menus:
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Happy Hour
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Wi-Fi:
Free
Outdoor Seating:
Yes

Great food, signature cocktails and delicious deserts have made Jimmy J's Café a favorite of locals and tourists alike. Dine In, Take Out and Delivery.

8.5/10

Based on 115 votes

People like this place

Total Visitors
1698
Total Visits
2010
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  • breakfast food
  • bacon bloody marys
  • sandwiches
  • French toast
  • grits
  • eggs
  • good service
  • cozy
  • crab cakes
  • lively
  • good for a quick meal
  • salmon bagels
  • delivery
  • Angus burgers
  • crawfish
  • great value
  • cute
  • authentic
  • paninis
  • casual
  • Haley S.

    The French toast Monte Cristo is to die for!!!

    Haley Stewart · May 11, 2012
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  • Angela M.

    Great service... very friendly staff and great prices :-)

    Angela McLaughlin · September 16, 2011
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  • David M.

    Love the decor, good coffee and ambience. Slow service though.

    David Moreno · March 25, 2011
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  • Brandon S.

    The food is awesome!!

    Brandon Spinner · January 25, 2012
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  • Ashley F.

    Crab cakes are so delish! And the ham & Brie with spiced apples? Ermegerd!!!

    Ashley Fowlkes · September 14, 2014
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  • Maxime H.

    Small but good value, great food and friendly service. Cheap and nice dinner too, angus burger was amazing.

    Maxime Hock · August 11, 2014
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  • Janie

    We had shrimp grits and seafood stuffed bell peppers. Amazing! Yumbo! The service was excellent. Even the manager came over and visited with us. Small but very friendly and excellent food!

    Janie · February 14, 2014
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  • Kaila S.

    Salmon bagel. Don't ask any questions, just get it. You'll never have anything this amazing for breakfast again, trust me.

    Kaila Schleu · April 17, 2013
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  • Gambit New Orleans

    Play Gambit’s 2012 Bar Stampede at Jimmy J's and you could win $1,000 in New Orleans bar tabs. Look for the secret code word in this bar to enter to win. Promotion ends December 30, 2012 Read more

    Gambit New Orleans · November 16, 2012
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  • Dan P.

    Awesome service and food. Best home fries I've ever had! Grab a table outside for a great view. .

    Dan P · September 10, 2012
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  • Esteban M.

    DO NOT EAT HERE! I found two small flies in my water! And service was awful. Took 35 min for our food to be made!

    Esteban Mejia · July 28, 2012
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  • Social N.

    Fantastic Bacon Bloody Mary! Awesome!!!! Great food as well. Not too bad on the prices. Perfect place to start before hitting bourbon st!

    Social News Network · June 28, 2012
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  • Chris K.

    Really slow service and mediocre food

    Chris Kramer · March 5, 2012
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  • Bruna

    Really like the decoration style. Nice guy and good food!

    Bruna · February 11, 2012
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  • Amanda C.

    The grilled chicken sandwich was really good (add pesto) and the lemonade

    Amanda C · September 25, 2011
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  • Jonathan O.

    Fast service great prices and by far some of the best food in New Orleans! Try it now, thank me later

    Jonathan O'Brien · August 4, 2011
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  • Phil K.

    Go here! And order the eggs lafitte, you won't regret it.

    Phil Katz · January 12
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  • Brad H.

    Eggs ranchero very good! Great service too:

    Brad Howard · January 4
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  • Johanna B.

    Swap your side of bread for grits - it's worth it! #tasteslikehomecooking

    Johanna Bergan · January 3
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  • Nazila M.

    Cute breakfast spot. Love the art and decor. Decent food.

    Nazila Mathari · December 27, 2014
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  • Sherri M.

    Everything!

    Sherri McGee · December 12, 2014
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  • Sherri M.

    Best crab cakes Benedict ever!

    Sherri McGee · December 12, 2014
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  • Sondy B.

    Try the specials! But really you can't go wrong with anything.

    Sondy Bojanic · December 7, 2014
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  • Merle G.

    Best Monte Cristo sandwich ever!

    Merle Giles · November 21, 2014
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  • Darby S.

    Great spot. Americano breakfast with a wide french toast - can't be beat. If you get Jeff as a server - this guy loves his job, has incredible stories and makes a great breakfast spot exceptional

    Darby Sieben · September 22, 2014
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  • Stephanie M.

    Awesome Cochon Benedict and French Toast Monte Cristo!!! The Dining Room is really small so be prepared to wit for a table. But it's definitely worth the wait!

    Stephanie McKinnon · July 27, 2014
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  • Chris

    Try the French toast Monty Cristo. Breakfast served all day!

    Chris · June 10, 2014
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  • Chris

    Great place for reasonably priced breakfast (served all day) in the FQ and they deliver. I had the french toast Monty Cristo and it was fantastic.

    Chris · June 6, 2014
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  • Susy G.

    Things to get: Eggs benedict, bacon bloody mary, and eggs ranchero. Small place but with lots of characrer. Make reservations during peak times.

    Susy Gonzalez · April 20, 2014
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  • Sarah N.

    Bartender is from wisconsin!! Bacon bloody is dank! Chonchon de lait po-boy yum!!!!!!!

    Sarah Neubauer · March 20, 2014
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  • Katie M.

    Get a mimosa pitcher! They don't chinch on the champagne!!

    Katie McCrink · March 3, 2014
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  • Stephen G.

    The breakfast potatoes were really fantastic.

    Stephen Goldmeier · January 15, 2014
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  • Mark S.

    Bacon bloody Mary... excellent!

    Mark Sultenfuss · January 9, 2014
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  • Laura H.

    Excellent food and wonderful service. Worth the wait every time!!

    Laura H · January 1, 2014
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  • Alex C.

    Great food. Awful service

    Alex Carrick · October 25, 2013
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  • Neel B.

    Great breakfast burrito

    Neel Bhargava · September 30, 2013
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  • Malissa P.

    Bacon bloody mary, cucumber mojito, best breakfast ever - croissant with ham & cheddar. Home fries to die for, plus an amazing lunch menu too. EAT HERE!

    Malissa Parrish · August 29, 2013
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  • Kathy L.

    Excellent food at reasonable prices atmosphere is cool.

    Kathy Lechman · June 1, 2013
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  • Josh T.

    Pray they don't forget they sat you and then ignore you. Also if they're gonna talk about you, they might wanna use quieter voices.

    Josh Truax · May 28, 2013
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  • Robin B.

    Best steak and eggs ever!

    Robin Bristol · April 15, 2013
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  • Carissa R.

    All I can say is...where is my food? Omg this is taking forever!

    Carissa Roberts · February 10, 2013
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  • Brooke L.

    Eggs Tuscan Style with bacon and grits was amazing!

    Brooke LeGros · January 6, 2013
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  • Angela S.

    Great place!! Cozy, nice. Tacos are delicious! Service is great!!

    Angela Stevenson · November 18, 2012
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  • Colby C.

    Not impressed - this place needs Chef Robert Irvine and Restaurant Impossible to pay a serious visit.

    Colby C · July 7, 2012
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  • Peter B.

    Tomato and mozz panini, awsome..

    Peter Barrett · May 11, 2012
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  • Peter B.

    Good effin rubens.

    Peter Barrett · May 3, 2012
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  • Brandon J.

    Tell them your from Wisconsin!!!!!

    Brandon Jordan · April 28, 2012
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  • Rodrigo P.

    John is the only good person here ! Don't come after 12:00 cold food might come in your way

    Rodrigo Pereira · February 11, 2012
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  • Jimmy O.

    The staff was incredibly friendly they accommodated my vegetarianism and made me a wonderful sandwich small quaint worth the trip pop in for a quick bite before you hit Bourbon Street.

    Jimmy O'Donnell · January 21, 2012
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  • Dave

    Great ambience. Mushroom & goat cheese omelette was amazing.

    Dave · June 25, 2011
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