Cafe Reconcile

American, Non-Profit, Southern / Soul
$ $ $ $
1631 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 568-1157
11:00am - 2:30pm
11:00am - 2:30pm
11:00am - 2:30pm
11:00am - 2:30pm
11:00am - 2:30pm



  • Even if it wasnt a successful job training program for at-risk kids, the food here would still be incredibly delicious, old-school New Orleans soul food. [Eater 38 Member]
  • Get the mac and cheese. And if you're here, be sure to ask what Cafe Reconcile is all about. It's much more than good food.
  • Customer service
  • Bread pudding is a award winning treat. Done miss out. It's nawlins baby!!
  • Watch the neighborhood- i had a used syringe on the sidewalk by my car when returning to it.
  • Everything !! Really really good food !
  • Whatever I order here is always great!
  • One of my top places in NOLA. Go for lunch!
  • Their peach cobbler w/ ice cream is really good.
  • Open for Lunch only 11-2:30 operated by at risk youth learning skills for work in the service industry.
  • Everything is amazing. Everything. I can't wait to go back and eat there again. Loved it!
  • Get out of the quarter and take a ride in the 91 bus in Esplanade. Drops you off right in front of this cafe. About 10-15 minute bus ride from the quarter.
  • Excellent food for an excellent cause. The renovations are great - lots of room, bright light, even a courtyard.
  • The catfish with crawfish sauce was amazing -- gumbo the best!
  • Try out the thursday special featured in Gambit's "Beans that mean business." White Beans and Shrimp!
  • The shrimp and okra is always my favorite. I'd order it as a meal if I could!
  • try the smothered okra, fried catfish, collard greens
  • Order the fried catfish with baked macaroni. You can't go wrong with this choice.
  • Great food with a great mission. Daily specials are the best, particularly the Eggplant Jennifer (served on Fridays). Open only for lunch.
  • Specials of the Day 9/30/11: Chef's: Shrimp Pasta Salad. Dessert: Chocolate Bread Pudding