Balcony Guest House and Shiro's Cafe is located at the corner of St. Roch & Royal Streets in the Faubourg Marigny of New Orleans, only 6 blocks from the Historic French Quarter and happening Frenchmen Street. The streets surrounding Schiro’s Balcony Guest House are mostly one way. Intersections are usually two-way stops. It is easy to become confused while driving on New Orleans’ narrow streets. Use caution to ensure that you are traveling in the correct direction as well as yielding to oncoming traffic.
When Driving West bound I-10 to New Orleans
Take the Elysian Fields Exit. Turn left onto Elysian Fields towards the river. You will cross Claiborne and St. Claude Avenues. At Dauphine Street (stoplight), you will make a left. Continue until the corner of St. Roch and Dauphine (4 blocks). Here, make a right. Continue to the corner of St. Roch and Royal Streets. Schiro’s Community Café is on the right-hand corner.
From Airport Driving (East bound I-10) to New Orleans
* (follow 10 East / “Slidell” signage)
Take the Esplanade Avenue (236A) Exit . Turn Right onto Esplanade Avenue towards the river. You will cross Rampart Street (stoplight). At Dauphine Street you will make a left. The street veers right one block later–continue through to Elysian Fields Avenue (stoplight) and cross Elysian Fields. Continue until the corner of St. Roch and Dauphine (4 blocks). Here, make a right. Continue to the corner of St. Roch and Royal Streets. Schiro’s Café and Bar is on the right-hand corner.