El Gato Negro

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81 French Market Pl
New Orleans, LA 70116
11:00am - 3:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:00am - 3:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:00am - 3:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:00am - 3:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:00am - 10:00pm
11:00am - 10:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm



  • The filet mignn tacos and the chicken breast enchiladas are excellent!
  • Delicious pineapple cilantro margarita!
  • The salsa is awesome!!!
  • Gambit's Best of New Orleans: Best Mexican restaurant
  • Awesome place... First round of chips n salsa r freeee
  • food was great! We waited awhile for our food but then they brought us a free round of drinks! Pineapple cilantro margarita was yummy!
  • Delicious guacamole made fresh right at your table!
  • Go to El Gato Negro. Gawk at tourists in the French Market and be sure to try their house margaritas on the back patio
  • Very very good food. Get the queso.
  • Try the pineapple and cilantro top shelf margarita!
  • Try the Filet Mignon Quesadillas and the table-side Guacamole. The freshly made Margaritas are also excellent.
  • Terrible service! Not impressed with the food or drinks either
  • $1 extra for each taco topping and $1.75 for more salsa?! This place really nickel and dimes you.
  • Gambit's Best of New Orleans Readers' Poll 2012 Winner: Best Mexican Restaurant
  • This place is amazing. Prob my fav restaurant.
  • watch out for the baggie of water above the door as u walk in... I heard it falls on the drunkest person in the group;)
  • The queso is awesome.... Great tequila selection too!
  • Great Mexican food in the French Quarter. Crab claw tacos, the skirt steak and the queso fundido are amazing. Their margaritas are also very good.
  • Good tacos
  • Amazing stuffed avocado!

Nearby places

1008 N Peters St (btwn Ursulines Ave. & Barracks St.)
941 Bourbon St (at St Philip St)
800 Decatur St (at The French Market)