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Maïs Arepas

Yelp Rating - 4.5 stars
850 reviews onYelp logo
(504) 523-6247
Location1200 Carondelet St New Orleans
CategoriesColombian, Bars

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updated: May 11, 2024
Year Established2012
Maïs Arepas map location
Rocio F.
Yelp Rating - 4 stars04/03/2024
We went last Saturday, Food was amazing! Had the crab, that sauce was so good!! and the carnicera arepas. Service was good too, The only weird thing that we... read review
Gabrielle W.
Yelp Rating - 5 stars04/18/2024
Yum, Yum & YUM! The food was spectacular, the service was on point, and the vibe made me feel like I was in another local country! I really enjoyed Maïs... read review
Laura C.
Yelp Rating - 5 stars04/06/2024
This Colombian restaurant has top notch customer service. The host kindly greeted my husband and I into the restaurant, regardless of having a small service... read review

Business Description

Located in the heart of New Orleans, Maïs Arepas is a hidden gem that specializes in authentic Colombian inspired cuisine. The restaurant is owned and run by David Mantilla, a native of Cali, Colombia who brings his grandmother's traditional recipes to life. The restaurant's name, "maïs," which is French for corn, underlines the importance of corn in Colombia's culinary culture.

The restaurant's menu includes a variety of delicious dishes, including the popular Bandeja Paisa and a wide array of arepas stuffed with flavorful, fresh, local ingredients. Arepas are a traditional Colombian dish that consists of a flatbread made of cornmeal and stuffed with a variety of fillings such as cheese, meat, or vegetables. At Maïs Arepas, the arepas are made fresh to order and are a perfect choice for anyone looking for something tasty and filling.

The restaurant's bar offers a range of delicious cocktails that complement the restaurant's cuisine. The cocktails are also made fresh to order and use high-quality ingredients. One of the most popular cocktails is the Caipirinha, a traditional Brazilian cocktail made with Cachaça, sugar, and lime.

One of the things that sets Maïs Arepas apart from other Colombian restaurants in New Orleans is the genuine, friendly service. The restaurant's General Manager, Matt Blevins, and the crew from around the globe are always ready to greet guests with a smile and help them navigate the menu.

If you're looking for a unique dining experience that combines traditional Colombian cuisine with a friendly, laid-back atmosphere, then Maïs Arepas is the place to go. The restaurant's casual ambience and delicious food are perfect for a night out with friends or a romantic dinner for two.

Gift Ideas for Maïs Arepas

Maïs Arepas is a hidden gem in New Orleans, offering authentic Colombian inspired cuisine that is sure to tantalize the taste buds. If you're looking for a unique and thoughtful gift for a foodie friend or family member, Maïs Arepas has you covered.

One of the most popular gift options is a gift card. A gift card from Maïs Arepas allows the recipient the freedom to choose from a range of delicious dishes and cocktails. The gift card can be purchased in any denomination and is sure to be appreciated by anyone who loves good food and good company.

For a more personalized touch, consider putting together a Colombian inspired gift basket. Start with a bag of Maïs Arepas' famous cornmeal, which is used to make their delicious arepas. Add in a jar of homemade chimichurri sauce, which is the perfect condiment to accompany any of the restaurant's dishes. You can also include a bottle of Colombian coffee, which is known for its rich and full-bodied flavor.

If you're looking for a gift that is both practical and stylish, consider purchasing one of Maïs Arepas' signature T-shirts, which feature the restaurant's logo and are made of high-quality materials. The T-shirts come in a range of sizes and colors, making them the perfect gift for anyone who wants to support their favorite restaurant.

Whether you're looking for a gift card, gift basket, or T-shirt, Maïs Arepas offers unique and thoughtful gift options that are sure to impress. With its personalized touches and authentic Colombian flavors, a gift from Maïs Arepas is sure to be remembered long after it is given.

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