Mr. John's Steakhouse

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2125 Reviews
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Steakhouse
Desi Vega, Rodney Salvaggio, Paul Varisco and staff, invite you to join them for a "memorable dining experience" at what food critic Tom Fitzmorris calls "The Best Steakhouse in the City." With regular visits from the Saints players and owners, most weekends are sold out. Mr. John's convenient location on historical St. Charles Avenue and valet parking makes for a pleasurable evening in the city!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall3food2service5ambience5

Unfortunately, Food was not the best we’ve had the several times we’ve been before. 2 rancid lobsters, which of one was replaced but the other left uneaten. ( paid for both of them)
The smell was pungent, therefor ruining the meal. Very disappointing for the amount of money spent.

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PaulV
New Orleans
3 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Celebrated an anniversary. Totally enjoyed the entire experience from arrival to departure. Table was ready even upon early arrival. Staff was professional and courteous. Food was delicious and prepared to order.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New Orleans
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The best steakhouse experience I’ve had in New Orleans. The food and service were top notch. Feasted like kings and everything was exceptional.

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OpenTable Diner
New Orleans
3 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Mr. Johns is one of my favorite restaurant for a good steak! The service is impeccable and the food is delicious! I’ll be back soon!

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DrNick
Tallahassee
11 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Dinner with oldest grandson!

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Chase
New Orleans
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Overall, it was a good experience. Started off with a complimentary meat ball. The Who Dat Shrimp was probably the best thing I had. All the sides were well done. Most of my table had perfectly cooked steaks with great temps. Personally, the two "Cowboy" steaks I had were overcooked (I sent the first one back and just wanted to eat the second after that point). Dessert was good as well. Definitely suggest the regular brownie over the red velvet cuz the portion size was waaaayyy bigger and softer.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded 5 days ago

Thank you, Chase, for dining with us and for taking the time to provide your feedback! We will share your comments with our team. We are glad you had a good experience, but certainly hope you will allow us another opportunity to serve you! We want to try to raise the level of your experience to excellent in every way! We can't wait to welcome you back in!

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OpenTable Diner
Bergisches Land
1 review
Dined on June 27, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Absolutely amazing! We enjoy every time. Can’t wait to return. We love Boris!!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 30, 2020

Wow! Thank you so much for choosing to dine with us again, for your 5 STAR review and for your very kind comments! We're so happy you took the time to let us know about your experience and we look forward to welcoming you back very soon!

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IvanaG
New Orleans
2 reviews
Dined on June 25, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I am very excited that Mr Johns has reopened! Their food and service was top notch as always and our waiter Will was fantastic!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 29, 2020

Thank you so much, IvanaG! We are so happy to have you back! Thank you for letting us know about your most recent experience - and for your 5 STAR rating and kind comments! We look forward to serving you again soon!

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BethanyM
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on June 24, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Boris was an excellent server. Food was beyond delicious as always!!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 29, 2020

Thank you, BethanyM! We really appreciate your kind comments and 5 STAR rating! Thank you for dining with us - we hope to welcome you back soon!

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vipYankeeFan4Ever
New Orleans
13 reviews
Dined on June 19, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Best steakhouse in the city. Great food and service.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 24, 2020

Thank you so much, YankeeFan4Ever, for your very kind words and 5 STAR rating! Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for taking the time to provide your feedback! We hope to serve you soon again!

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vipAllisonD
Orlando
6 reviews
Dined on June 19, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and great service! Can’t wait to go back!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 24, 2020

AllisonD - we're so happy you enjoyed your experience and really appreciate your comments and 5 STAR rating! Thank you for dining with us! We can't wait to welcome you back in!!

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AOne
1 review
Dined on June 16, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always consistently wonderful across the board. Food and Service are top notch and is a top 3 restaurant in New Orleans.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 24, 2020

Thank you so much, AOne, for choosing to dine with us and for taking the time to provide your feedback! Thank you for your 5 STARS! We really appreciate it and hope to serve you soon again!

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CeCe
1 review
Dined on June 13, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Visited for my fiance birthday and all I can say is Yummy!! The service was top notch and every thing was delirious. My NY strip was super tender and cooked to perfection! And my fiance's steak fries where VERY tasty.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 24, 2020

Thank you so much, CeCe, for choosing to dine and celebrate with us! We really appreciate your kind words and 5 STAR rating! We hope to welcome you back in soon again!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New Orleans
9 reviews
Dined on June 6, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was amazing!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 24, 2020

Thank you so much for choosing to dine with us and for taking the time to provide your comments and 5 STARS! We hope to welcome you back soon again!

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vipPete
New Orleans
36 reviews
Dined on May 26, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Barth was very attentive.
Enjoyed our anniversary dinner.
Thanks

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 24, 2020

We're so happy you chose to celebrate with us, Pete, and are elated to know you enjoyed your experience! Happy Anniversary!

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Cards2007
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on May 22, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Still best steak I’ve had. Always cooked perfectly to order. Staff polite and accommodating. Safe in these times. Nearly the only higher end restaurant where I feel the food is worth the money spent.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 24, 2020

Thank you, Cards2007, for choosing to dine with us! We really appreciate your kind words and 5 STAR review! We look forward to serving you again soon!

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AliciaP1974
New Orleans
2 reviews
Dined on May 22, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding service and great food! From the moment we walked in to the time we left the staff friendly.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 24, 2020

AliciaP1974 - we're so happy you dined with us and really appreciate your taking the time to provide your feedback! Thank you for your 5 STARS! We hope to welcome you back soon!

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vipKerryDavis
New Orleans
31 reviews
Dined on May 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Outstanding, as always!! The best steaks in the city, great cocktails and wine list. The service is always over the top. Don’t miss an opportunity to dine at this gem of a restaurant!!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 24, 2020

Thank you so much, KerryDavis! We love receiving 5 STAR ratings and we loved reading your comments! They mean the world to us! Thank you for dining with us and for taking the time to provide your feedback!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New Orleans
32 reviews
Dined on March 14, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As always it was GREAT - Will service was very good and the steaks are always great - will return in a month or two - a big thanks to you

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 17, 2020

Thank you so much for your kind words and 5 STAR review! We're so happy you dined with us! Thank you!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New Orleans
8 reviews
Dined on March 13, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always 5star on every level.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 14, 2020

Thank you very much for choosing to dine with us again and for taking the time to provide your kind words and 5 STAR review! We hope to welcome you back soon again!

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JesseL
New Orleans
10 reviews
Dined on March 12, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Mr Johns, in addition to their amazing service, serves up one of the best rib-eyes you’re will eat. Just start with some turtle soup first!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 15, 2020

Thank you, JesseL! We are so happy you chose to dine with us and we really appreciate your 5 STARS! Thanks for the shout out about our service, our ribeyes and our turtle soup! We really appreciate it and look forward to serving you again soon!

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SusanH
New Orleans
3 reviews
Dined on March 12, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Servers were great. Small filet disappointing. It was like a 2 inch 12 oz was literally cut in half resulting in the filet being only 1 inch.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 15, 2020

SusanH - we thank you for dining with us and for your 5 STAR rating! We appreciate that you took the time to provide your comments - they are very important to us! Please be assured we will share them with our team! We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back soon!

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OpenTable Diner
Baltimore
1 review
Dined on March 7, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Good Food and Great Service!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 9, 2020

Thank you so much for your 5 STAR review and kind words! We're so happy you dined with us and we look forward to welcoming you back soon!

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KelliH
New Orleans
19 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food. Will be back again. Staff was very attentive & helpful.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 10, 2020

Thank you, KelliH, for dining with us! We appreciate your 5 STAR review and kind comments! We can't wait to welcome you back!

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vipNancyB
New Orleans
4 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always delicious! Ask for Boris...he'll take good care of you!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 10, 2020

Thank you, NancyB, for your kind comments and 5 STAR review! Thank you for dining with us! We hope to serve you again soon!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on March 6, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Pretty loud but everything else was good!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 8, 2020

Thanks so much for dining with us and for your positive feedback! We appreciate your comments and we hope to welcome you back soon!

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OpenTable Diner
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on March 6, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Anniversary

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 8, 2020

Happy Anniversary! Thank you for choosing to celebrate with us and thank you for your 5 STAR review! We are so happy you enjoyed your special day and we hope to welcome you back soon!

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CynthiaM
New Orleans
2 reviews
Dined on March 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service and food were exceptional. Impressed my client most importantly!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 7, 2020

We are so happy to hear it, CynthiaM! Thank you so much for choosing to dine with us! We really appreciate your 5 STARS and hope to welcome you back soon!

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MichaelC
New Orleans
2 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great, pricey, but what you would expect for a high end steakhouse. Service was impeccable. Almost to efficient. Their signature New York Strip was fabulous. I’m normally a ribeye guy, but went with the strip. Fantastic.

I will go back when I visit New Orleans.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 6, 2020

We really appreciate your comments, MichaelC, and your 5 STAR review! We are so happy you chose to dine with us and to know that you will come back when you return to New Orleans! We look forward to welcoming you!

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vipNWLAtravelers
New Orleans
24 reviews
Dined on February 29, 2020
Overall3food3service4ambience4

This is a steakhouse, very nice, clean, ok service, and typical steakhouse menu. Our friends wanted a steak for dinner and we thought we’d try this place. They were happy with their meal, but I felt like my ribeye was just average and not worth the high price.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 3, 2020

Thank you, NWLAtravelers, for dining with us and for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. It's important to us and we will be sure to share your comments with our team. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in!

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vipJesusC
Los Angeles
8 reviews
Dined on February 29, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Excellent service I’m from California people are great in Nola shrimp bread perfect wine great meatballs bomb and the Mac n cheese amazing

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on June 24, 2020

JesusC - we're so happy you chose to dine with us and really appreciate your comments and 5 STAR review! Thank you!

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vipOpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on February 27, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food, service and atmosphere was amazing! Loved every about this restaurant.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 1, 2020

Wow! We really appreciate your kind words and 5 STAR review! Thank you for dining with us! We hope to serve you again soon!

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RichardL
New Orleans
3 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great service-great food-great décor
Everything a great steak place should be

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 1, 2020

RichardL - thank you SO very much for your very kind comments and 5 STAR rating! They mean the world to us! We thank you for dining with us and we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back soon again!

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CreoleLady
New Orleans
16 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My birthday meal was excellent; cocktails, appetizers, sides, and steaks for four. It’s been quite a while since I dined there, but I remember why they were and still would be my favorite traditional steakhouse.

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on March 1, 2020

Thank you, CreoleLady, for your very kind comments and 5 STAR rating! We are elated you chose to celebrate your special day with us and are so happy you enjoyed your experience once again! We hope to welcome you back soon!

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CelesteH
Nashville
3 reviews
Dined on February 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent lunch during Mardi Gras. The food was delicious & the service could not have been better!

Mr. John's Steakhouse
Responded on February 23, 2020

Wow, CelesteH, thank you! We really appreciate your kind words and 5 STAR rating! Thank you so much! We hope to welcome you back soon!

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vipNOLAItalianGirl
New Orleans
9 reviews