Just ask any one of our thousands of Facebook followers, and they'll tell you that the Original French Market Restaurant is one of the best restaurants in New Orleans French Quarter. For authentic creole cooking made from scratch, OFMR is the place to be! If you haven't dined with us yet, why not make tonight your first time? We promise you won't be disappointed. How can we be so sure? Because we won't let you be disappointed!
From top to bottom, the Original French Market Restaurant is dedicated to guest satisfaction. If you have any problems in our care, we'll bend ever backward to make sure the problem is corrected. Because we put so much effort into doing things right the first time, we usually don't have to correct problems.
There are lots of restaurants in New Orleans Frenc Quarter. Why do people choose OFMR? Our restaurant has been around for the better part of a century, right here on Decatur St. The Original French Market Restaurant and Bar is family-owned. Although just about everything has changed in the last 80+ years around us, pretty much everything has stayed the same inside these walls.
We still operate under the same principles that OFMR was founded on nearly a century ago- quality, service, and integrity. Simple things like greeting people at the door, going above and beyond to ensure guest enjoyment, comfort, and satisfaction; cooking things from scratch, buying our seafood fresh every day from the area's best vendors; these are types of things that make us different.
If you love seafood, there simply is no choice other than New Orleans French Market. As mentioned, all of our seafood is purchased fresh from gulf fishers daily. We never buy frozen seafood, thaw it, and serve it. We promise the highest level of freshness every time.
Every day, we have a dining room shrimp and crawfish boil. We offer soups salads, grilled items, and main dishes with some of the best seafood recipes in the American South. We serve gator sausage, oysters, catfish, crawfish, shrimp, and more.
In addition to the best seafood in New Orleans French Quarter, the Original French Market Restaurant also serves delicious burgers, jambalaya, red beans and rice with smoked sausage, and many other delicious entrees. You can build your own burger, and choose from a variety of side dishes, including:
When you're done with your meal, check out our desserts menu. Choose from Bourbon Pecan Pie, White Chocolate Praline Bread Pudding, and Creole Cream Cheesecake. Picky eater in the family? No problem! We have a large menu with plenty of options for even the pickiest eaters. OFMR offers a full kids meal, wine, beer, and adult beverages.Best Places To Eat In New Orleans French Quarter