Nola bites after hours

Jason Lahatte

When in New Orleans, hunger can strike at any moment’s notice; and after a late night, most dining options are closed. However, there are still some places kind enough to still be open. So here is a non-inclusive list of some of NOLA’s late night eateries.



What works: Great pizza and Salads

Open until midnight

City Diner

What Works: Huge Pancakes

Open 24/7


Camellia Grill
626 S. Carrollton Ave.
What works: burgers, omelets, chili-cheese fries, slices of pie warmed on the grill
Mon – Thu: 8 a.m. – 12 a.m.; Fri – Sat: 8 a.m. – 2 a.m.; Sun: 8 a.m. – 12 a.m.

Carrollton Station
8140 Willow St.
What works: burgers
Mon – Sun: 3 p.m. – 3 a.m.

Little Tokyo Small Plates & Noodle Bar
1340 S. Carrollton Ave.
What works: Japanese-style bar snacks, sushi, ramen noodle, soups.
Mon.-Sat.: 11:30 a.m. to 2 a.m.


The Alibi Bar
811 Iberville St.
What works: meat pies, jalapeno poppers, burgers
Open 24/7

Angeli on Decatur
1141 Decatur St.
What works: Pizzas, salad, pastas
Sun-Thurs: 11 a.m. – 2 a.m.; Fri – Sat: 11 a.m. – 4 a.m.

Attiki Bar and Grill
230 Decatur St.
What works: chicken, beef, shrimp or shish kebabs, paella, hummus, fried calamari
Mon -Sun: noon-4 a.m.

Backspace Bar & Kitchen
139 Chartres St.
What works: roast beef po boy with fried oysters and prime tip BLT sandwich
Open all night, closes 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. for cleaning

The Grill
540 Chartres St.
What works: Burgers, omelets, chili-cheese fries, slices of pie warmed on the grill
Fri.: 8 a.m. – 3 a.m.; Sat.: 8 a.m. – midnight

Chartres House
601 Chartres St.
What works: duck empanadas, hot wings, muffaletta
Sat- Sun: Open until midnight

Clover Grill
900 Bourbon St.
What works: burgers, chili, breakfast
Open 24/7

Coop’s Place
1109 Decatur St.
What works: fried chicken, gumbo, jambalaya
Kitchen open til midnight up to 3 a.m. depending on how busy

Deja Vu Bar and Grill
400 Dauphine St.
What works: Deja Vu omelet, char-grilled burgers
Open 24/7

Erin Rose
811 Conti St.
What works: poboys: braised beef, lamb sausage, pork, shrimp
Wed-Sun noon to midnight

Port of Call
838 Esplanade.
What works: Huge burgers, steaks, baked potatoes
Open until 1 a.m.

Somethin’ Else Cafe
620 Conti St. (504) 373-6439
What works: breakfast, jambalaya, fried chicken sandwich, cochon de lait, po boys
Thurs. 7 a.m. -12 p.m.; Fri. – Sat. 7 a.m. – 3 a.m.

626 Chartres St.
What works: farmers market salads, burgers, pastas
Open Fri until midnight and Sat until 11 p.m.

Vertie Mart
1201 Royal St
What works: Jazz Sandwich
Open 24/7


13 Monaghan
517 Frenchmen St.
What works: Tater tachos, breakfast burritos, quesadillas
Mon-Sun: 11 a.m. – 4 a.m.

Booty’s Street Food
800 Louisa St.
What works: Salvadoran pupusas, Belgian fries with chimichurri or saffron alioli
Fri – Sat: 9 a.m. – 12 a.m.

Buffa’s Bar
1001 Esplanade Ave.
What works: Wings, Chili, red beans and rice
Open 24/7

Gene’s PoBoys
1040 Elysian Fields Ave
What works: Hot sausage poboy, roast beef poboy
Open 24/7

Igor’s Checkpoint Charlie
501 Esplanade Ave.
What works: Cheeseburgers
Open 24/7

2227 St. Claude Ave. (inside Siberia)
What works: pierogi, blini, egg noodles and a Polish sausage po-boy.
Wed-Mon: Open until midnight.

Lost Love Lounge
2529 Dauphine St.
What works: pho, spring rolls, noodle salads and banh mi
Open until midnight

Mimi’s In The Marigny
2601 Royal St
What works: the Chef’s special called ‘Trust me’; Patatas Bravas; Mushroom Manchego Toast
Sun- Thurs: Open until 2 a.m.; Fri- Sat: Open until 4 a.m.

Mojitos Rum Bar & Grill
437 Esplanade Ave.
What works: seared scallops with white chocolate-chipotle sauce, NOLA Eggs Benedict
Mon – Thu: 4 p.m. – 1 a.m., Fri: 4 p.m. – 2 a.m., Sat: 11 a.m. – 4 a.m., Sun: 11 a.m. – 1 a.m.

The Three Muses
536 Frenchmen St.
What works: Goat cheese and eggplant bruschetta, flaky empanadas stuffed with rabbit, and lobster egg rolls
Fri -Sat: Open until midnight

Yuki Izakaya
525 Frenchmen St.
What works: Japanese-style small plates; octopus dumplings
Tues-Thurs: 6 p.m. to midnight, Fri-Sat: 6 p.m. – 3 a.m.


The Avenue Pub
1732 St. Charles Ave.
What works: mussels, bangers and mash, loaded fries, burgers, roast beef
Sun-Wed: Open until 2 a.m.; Thur – Sat: Open until 4 a.m.

The Blind Pelican
1628 St. Charles Ave.
What works: hot wings, truffle fries, duck spring rolls, crawfish quesadillas
Mon – Sun: 11 a.m. – 2 a.m.

Down the Hatch
1921 Sophie Wright Pl.
What works: cheese fries, wings, seafood platter
Daily: 11:30 a.m. – 2 a.m.

1601 St. Charles Ave.
What works: pepper beef, spicy fish, fried rice
Mon-Sun open until 2 a.m.

Igor’s Lounge
2133 St. Charles Ave.
What works: burgers
Mon – Sun: open 24/7

St. Charles Tavern
1433 St Charles Ave. 504-523-9823
What works: fried chicken, breakfasts, steak night

Wed & Thurs: Open 24/7

Trolley Stop Cafe
1923 St Charles Ave.
What works: club sandwich, seafood platter; breakfast
Sun-Wed 6 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Thurs-Sat 24 hours


Dmac’s Bar & Grill

542 S Jefferson Davis Pkwy, New Orleans, LA 70119

What works: burgers

Mon-Sun: Open 24/7

Beachcorner Grill

    4905 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119

    Mon-Sun: 11 a.m. to till