New Orleans April 07, 2019
This Old-Fashioned Grill In New Orleans Is Almost Too Good To Be True
Sometimes you just need a good old-fashioned diner meal to start (or end) your day. Luckily we’ve got this timeless treasure to visit when we need a hearty meal. And the best part is that it’s easy on the wallet without sacrificing flavors. Let’s check it out.
Nestled underneath canopies of ancient oaks on historic Carrollton, Camellia Grill is one of those landmark restaurants in New Orleans that has stood the test of time.
Famous for its counter-serve style and friendly waiters, Camellia Grill has been a favorite for locals and tourists since 1946.
From the moment you walk in, you’ll feel a wave of nostalgia wave over you. It’s not uncommon to have to wait for a seat during peak hours, but we promise your patience will be rewarded. Grab a seat at the counter and get ready to have one of the most satisfying meals of your life.
This is one of those places where you can leave your diet at the door.
Hearty portions are the name of the game here, and you’re going to want to bring your appetite. They’re known for their giant omelettes. And since they’re served all day, you can have breakfast for dinner if you’d like.
Their burgers are equally legendary. Perfectly cooked on the grill and loaded with all your favorite toppings, this is one of those delicious diner burgers that will make your taste buds explode.
And of course, no trip to Camellia Grill is complete without ordering one of their chocolate freezes.
Camellia Grill is open seven days a week from 8AM-12AM and until 2am on Fridays and Saturdays.
You can find them at 626 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans, LA 70118.
If you love diners, be sure to check out this incredible
50’s-style diner in the heart of the French Quarter.