Cafe Du Monde is located in the Park's Casino Building at 56 DreufousDrive. Visit for traditional New Orleans beignets and cafe au lait. The Casino Building also offers a Park gift shop and public restrooms.
Cafe Du Monde is a traditional coffee shop. Its menu consists of dark roasted Coffee and Chicory, Beignets, White and Chocolate Milk, and fresh squeezed Orange Juice. The coffee is served Black or Au Lait. Au Lait means that it is mixed half coffee and half hot milk.
Beignets were brought to Louisiana by the Acadians. These were fried fritters, sometimes filled with fruit. Today, the beignet is a square piece of dough, fried, and covered with powdered sugar. They are served in orders of three.