New Orleans, do you ever ask yourself, “Where can I get the best king cake in town?” Well, you’re in luck. Of course there are some famous staples including Dong Phuong’s delicious cheesecake and cinnamon king cakes; however, you’ll be pleasantly surprised to discover some that you’ve yet to try.
With Mardi Gras just around the corner, we’ve rounded up a list of the Top 20 Places to get King Cake in New Orleans according to Yelp data. The list includes places that serve anything from cream cheese to fruit filled and everything in between. Check out New Orleans’ Top 20 King Cakes for 2019 and bookmark your next culinary adventure
Methodology: This is a list of 2019’s best places to order king cakes in the greater New Orleans area according to Yelp. We identified businesses in the restaurant and food categories with a large concentration of reviews mentioning “king cake.”
1. French Toast
Community Tip: They are located right in the middle of the French Market.
Tip: During Carnival season, the bakery makes roughly 40,000 cakes.
Tip: They have Cheesecake, chantilly-filled, Azul Dulce blueberry, and savory parm-topped crawfish king cakes!!
Tip: Only cash or checks are accepted, so come prepared!
Tip: They offer their King Cakes in donut size, as well as regular sized ones!
Tip: They have alternating flavors each week, so call or check online to see what they have for the week!
Tip: They offer vegan options, even with their King cake!
Tip: They offer a signature goat cheese and apple filled King Cake!
Tip: Their signature Epiphany King Cake is made by Gambino’s bakery exclusively for King Cake Hub.
Tip: They start going on preorder on February 1st and can only be picked up on February 21st & 22nd!