New Orleans Restaurants

Central Grocery

  • 923 Decatur St. Map It
  • French Quarter
  • Deli

Published 07/24/2015

Fodor's Review

This old-fashioned grocery store creates authentic muffulettas, a gastronomic gift from the city's Italian immigrants. Made by filling nearly 10-inch round loaves of seeded bread with ham, salami, provolone and Emmentaler cheeses, and olive salad, the muffuletta is nearly as popular locally as the po'boy (Central Grocery also sells a vegetarian version). The sandwiches are availalbe in wholes and halves (they're huge—unless you're starving, you'll do fine with a half). Eat at one of the counters or get your sandwich to go and dine on a bench in Jackson Square or the Moon Walk along the Mississippi riverfront. The Grocery closes at 5 pm.

Restaurant Information

Address:

923 Decatur St., New Orleans, Louisiana, 70116, USA

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Phone:

504-523–1620

Restaurant Details:

  • Closed Sun. and Mon. No dinner

Published 07/24/2015

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