New Orleans Restaurants
When is your favorite time of the year in New Orleans?
Spring. That's when almost all of my favorite foods are in season: shrimp, crab, crawfish, oysters, strawberries and blood oranges. Not to mention Jazz Fest kicks off at the end of April!
What are your insider picks for New Orleans restaurants?
Here are my favorite places!
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- Old School New Orleans Fine-Dining Lunch—Galatoires
- Cajun—Bon Ton, Cochon
- Old School Classic Creole—Dooky Chase
- Best Fried Chicken—Willie Mae’s Scotch House
- Po’Boys—Parkway or Banh Mi at Dong Phuong
- Late Night or Breakfast—Camellia Grill
- Diner—American Sector
- Italian—Domenica and 1179
- Breakfast—Lüke or Cake Cafe, Fat Hen
- Quarter Courtyard—Bayona
- Ice Cream—Angelo Brocato’s and La Divina Gelateria
- Dive Bar—Vaughn’s to see Kermit Ruffins on Thursday Night
- Jazz—Snug Harbor
- Live Music—dba, Maple Leaf on Oak Street to see Rebirth on Tuesday nights, anywhere on Frenchmen Street
- Raw Bar—Lüke