Napoleon House

500 Chartres St., New Orleans, LA 70130 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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For 100 Guests $9k - $13k
Guest capacity 1 to 250
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About Napoleon House


Napoleon House offers a prime, historic French Quarter setting, Chef Chris Montero’s acclaimed classic New Orleans cuisine, caring service and heartfelt hospitality. Our ambition is to deliver a very special, one-of-a-kind event that will charm your guests and reflect your palate, theme and budget.

Constructed in the late 1700’s; owned and operated by the Impastato family of New Orleans for 101 years and Ralph Brennan since May of 2015, the Napoleon House (named for the exiled French Emperor who was offered the opportunity to take up residence) suspends you in time. It’s authentic exterior, deeply patinated walls, heart of pine floors, sunken cypress doors, and luminous photography exudes the European charm that begets civilized eating and drinking.

The upstairs private rooms boast glittering custom chandeliers, antiqued cypress wood mantles, heirloom silk tapestry drapes and balcony access with breathtaking views of the French Quarter.

Known internationally for our fabled Pimm’s Cup, a gin-based aperitif mixed with fresh lemonade, 7 Up and a sliver of cucumber, and our quintessential Muffuletta sandwich, the Napoleon House is the ideal destination for those with a bold palate and a penchant for the intersection of history and hospitality.

We can accommodate a wedding reception or rehearsal dinner in the many spaces in the Napoleon House, this space can hold up to 250 reception style. The Rosa and Pietro Rooms on the second floor also have two fabulous balconies. Please note that these rooms unfortunately do not accommodate handicap accessibility.

Our breathtaking courtyard is used for smaller ceremonies!

Please visit www.napoleonhouse.com for photos, a floor plan and other details about this enchanting French Quarter property.

Thank you for considering Napoleon House. Laissez les bons temps rouler!


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21 Reviews for Napoleon House

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  • Value 5.0
  • Average response time 5.0

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    Lynn Boese · Married on 07/12/2019

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    Perfect Small Wedding & Dinner

    Gorgeous, historic venue. Ideal location and floor plan for a small wedding ceremony and reception/dinner. Excellent food and service. These folks really went out of their way to make our evening perfect. Even with an impending hurricane, all staff showed up, didn't rush us, and was as pleasant as could be.

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    Elisabeth Altazan · Married on 06/01/2019

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    Can't Recommend Enough

    We hosted our wedding at Napoleon House June 1, 2019, and it was perfect! Working with Beth was a dream- she made everything so easy and was fast to respond to any questions we had throughout our whole year of planning. The space is gorgeous and the food was fantastic--our guests are still raving about the food and drinks! Aside from being a great venue, Napoleon House was also priced more reasonably than any other venue we considered. I highly recommend hosting your wedding here!

    Sent on 06/17/2019

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Napoleon House Pricing

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$9,201 - $13,085
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This venue offers the below options which may impact pricing:

  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • All Inclusive Packages
  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Liability Insurance
  • Outside Vendors
  • Set Up
  • Wifi
  • Buffet
  • Cocktail Reception
  • Dessert
  • Family Style
  • French Service
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Outside Cake
  • Plated
  • Server(s)
  • Stations
  • Tastings
  • Barware
  • China
  • Flatware
  • Glassware

Napoleon House FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season? $ 500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 500.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? $ 500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Bridal Suite, Chairs, China, Clean Up, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting, Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 13.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Bartender(s), House Beer, House Wine
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue? 250
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue? 1
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 5
  • Describe your venue: Historic Building, Restaurant
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor, Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Elopements, Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer? All Inclusive Packages, Bar Services, Catering Services, Clean Up, Get Ready Rooms, Liability Insurance, Outside Vendors, Set Up, Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, French Service, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Limited Bar, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available? Audio Equipment, Centerpieces, Chairs, Furniture, Photo booth, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Shuttle
  • What months are included in your peak season? March, April, May, October, November
  • What months are included in your off-peak season? July, August, September

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  • 500 Chartres St. New Orleans, Louisiana, 70130 See on map
    504-475-2649 (Phone number)
    5045249752 (Other Phone Number)

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