New Orleans, LA

  (52 restaurants)     1 2 3
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Brigtsen's Restaurant
723 Dante St
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 861-7610
brigtsens.com
4.5 out of 5
228 ratings
Other Recipes: Baked Oysters w/ Mushrooms, Garlic Bread Crumbs & Romano Cheese | Broiled Fish w/ Shrimp & Jalapeno-smoked Corn Beurre Blanc
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Cochon Butcher
930 Tchoupitoulas St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 588-7675
www.cochonbutcher.com...
  • Boudin Sausage
    meat is pre-cooked prior to put into casing; how to eat: squeeze meat into mouth w/o eating casing
4.5 out of 5
2413 ratings
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Commander's Palace Restaurant
1403 Washington Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 899-8221
www.commanderspalace.com...
  • Gumbo
    recipe changes slightly depending on what is fresh and local for that day; looks good
  • Creole Bread Pudding Souffle
    rich bread pudding whipped into a light fluffy souffle w/ whiskey sauce; looks good
4.5 out of 5
2858 ratings
#7 (America's Best: American Classics); opened in 1880; before Hurricane Katrina, it was the longest continually operating restaurant in U.S...closed for 13 months for restoration; restaurant in turquoise and white Victorian in The Garden District; Other Recipes: House Salad w/ Creole Mayonnaise Dressing
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Creole Creamery
4924 Prytania St
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 894-8680
www.creolecreamery.com...
  • Blueberry Mojito Sorbet
    for adults only (has rum); available only in summertime
  • Frozen Cappuccino
  • Nectar Soda
    fountain drink of almond & vanilla dyed in pink (for color)
  • Sky Scraper
    hot fudge, vanilla ice cream, more hot fudge, chocolate sauce, caramel, crushed Oreos, cookies & cream ice cream, fudge & more Oreos served in tall narrow sundae glass
  • Spanish Grapefruit Ice Cream
    flavored w/ saffron & Spanish paprika
  • Sweet Potato Sassafras Praline Ice Cream
    New Orleans influence; made only 4 times per year
  • Tchoupitoulas Sundae
    local favorite; 8 flavors of ice cream of your choice, 8 toppings (Guy got coffee, sweet potato sassafras praline, lavendar honey, red velvet cake, spanish grapefruit, grand marnier, creme brulee & salted caramel gelato); available as a challenge...success rate it 5-10%
4.5 out of 5
607 ratings
hometown favorite created by 2 high school buddies; have 400 flavors
5
Hansen's Sno-Bliz Sweet Shop
4801 Tchoupitoulas St
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 891-9788
www.snobliz.com
  • Bananas Foster Snoball
    offered only on Wednesdays (at airing); limited supply
4.5 out of 5
318 ratings
#4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Desserts); started by Ernest & Mary Hansen in 1939 where Ernest invented the first ice shaving machine & Mary created her own flavored syrups; named a 2014 American Classic by the James Beard Foundation
6
Jacques-Imo's Cafe
8324 Oak St
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 861-0886
www.jacquesimoscafe.com...
  • Shrimp & Alligator Sausage Cheesecake
    salty (not sweet) cheesecake topped in creole sauce; looks good
  • Fried Chicken Plate
    crispy crust; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1666 ratings
since 1996; quirky (fun) décor & party atmosphere; long lines (wait up to two hours nightly); eclectic mix of Creole and Cajun specialties
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Joint
801 Poland Ave
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 949-3232
www.alwayssmokin.com...
  • Green Salad
    with Smoked Tomato & Onion dressing; looks good
  • Pork Ribs
  • Pulled Pork Sandwich
    looks good
4.5 out of 5
893 ratings
made Bon Appetit's "Top 10 New Barbecue Restaurants" (2009); owner designed his own smoker; 2 types of BBQ sauce: tomato-based & vinegar-based; outdoor picnic table seating available
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Parkway Bakery & Tavern
538 Hagan St
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 482-3047
www.parkwaybakeryandtaver...
  • Po' Boy
4.5 out of 5
1146 ratings
Food War: Domilise's vs. Parkway... Domilise's won (3-votes-to-2)
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Restaurant August
301 Tchoupitoulas St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 299-9777
www.restaurantaugust.com...
  • Potato Gnocchi w/ Blue Crab and Perigold Truffle
    "best thing I've ever eaten ever!"-Aaron Sanchez; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1039 ratings
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Surrey's Cafe
1418 Magazine St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 524-3828
www.surreyscafeandjuiceba...
  • Bagels Plate w/ Lox
    all homemade; "ridiculously good"; looks good
  • Corned Beef Hash
    Corned Beef mixed with crumbled boudin, andouille sausage and hashbrowns, topped with two eggs any style, with toast or biscuit; "top 3 best hashes" -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1364 ratings
Other Recipes: Bananas Foster French Toast
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Upperline Restaurant
1413 Upperline St
New Orleans, LA
(504) 891-9822
www.upperline.com
  • Roast Duck
    "top 10 dishes ever to eat"-Simon Majumdar; looks good
4.5 out of 5
280 ratings
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Acme Oyster House
724 Iberville St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 522-5973
www.acmeoyster.com
  • 15 Dozen Club
    challenge: 15 dozen oysters in 1 hour; 15 dozen oysters in 1 hour; Adam wins; challenge: 15 dozen oysters in 1 hour
  • Boo Fries
    French fries topped w/ "10-napkin" roast beef gravy & cheese; looks good
4.0 out of 5
4399 ratings
#25 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown);
#5 (World's Best Places to Pig Out); opened in 1910...moved to current location in 1924 due to disastrous fire
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Bayona
430 Dauphine St
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 525-4455
www.bayona.com
  • Cream of Garlic Soup
4.0 out of 5
558 ratings
three dining rooms: Dyer Room with its trompe l'oeil depicting the Mediterranean countryside, the Bayona Room with its stained-glass accents and picture window and the main dining room which is dominated by gorgeous arrangements of flowers; patio is also available most of the year; Other Recipes: Baked Oysters Italian-Style w/ Ciabatta Crouton
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Bon Ton Cafe
401 Magazine St
New Orleans, LA
(504) 524-3386
www.thebontoncafe.com...
  • Crabmeat Au Gratin
4.0 out of 5
296 ratings
15
Broussard's
819 Conti St
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 581-3866
broussards.com
  • Creole Smoked Turkey
    brined & smoked slow; served w/ spoon bread ("a souffle cornbread") w/ Andouille gravy; available only on Thanksgiving; looks good
4.0 out of 5
207 ratings
#1 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Thanksgiving); est. 1920; Creole-French-Caribbean-Spanish-influenced cuisine in an imperial formal decor setting
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Brown Butter Southern Kitchen & Bar
231 N Carollton Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 609-3871
www.brownbutterrestaurant...
  • Brown Butter Brunch Burger
    burger w/ bacon onion jam, brie, fried egg, garlic aioli, baby arugula, brioche bun, fries; top selling burger despite available only for brunch
  • Crab Mac & Cheese
    lump crab, Pimento, Mornay sauce; "best mac and cheese I've ever eaten in my life" -Michael Symon; looks good
4.0 out of 5
174 ratings
neighborhood joint serving "food that is creative yet rooted in Southern culture and tradition using the freshest, seasonal, local ingredients" (from its website)
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Cafe Du Monde
800 Decatur St
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 525-4544
www.cafedumonde.com...
  • Beignets
    mini funnel cake like topped w/ powder sugar
4.0 out of 5
9438 ratings
established in 1862; New Orleans landmark
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Cane and Table
1113 Decatur St
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 581-1112
www.caneandtablenola.com...
  • Calas
    beignet-like w/ rice; served w/ almond syrup dipping sauce; looks good
  • Crispy Rum Ribs
    Truebridge Duroc pork, Guyanese rum, papaya chutney, sambol
4.0 out of 5
289 ratings
serving Caribbean influenced cuisine in 1820's creole style cottage
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Casamento's Restaurant
4330 Magazine St
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 895-9761
www.casamentosrestaurant....
  • Oyster Loaf
    fresh fried oysters sandwich; served plain or dressed (mayo, lettuce, tomato); Guy added tabasco sauce for a little kick; looks good
  • Raw Oysters
    served half-shell; you make your coctail sauce at table
  • Soft Shell Crab
    served only in season; corn flour-ed and deep-fried; served as a sandwich; looks good
4.0 out of 5
228 ratings
limited days/hours (check website); Other Recipes: Oyster Stew
20
Central Grocery
923 Decatur St
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 523-1620
www.centralgrocerynola.co...
  • Muffuletta Sandwich
    2-lb sandwich w/ salami, mortadella, capicola, ham, provolone, Swiss cheese & signature olive salad; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1180 ratings
founded in 1906; old-fashioned Italian grocery store in The French Quarter famous for creating the muffuletta sandwich
21
Domenica
123 Baronne St
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 648-6020
www.domenicarestaurant.co...
  • Lasagne Bolognese
    7-layers of pasta verde (parsley-infused pasta), bechamel, mozzarella, pork ragu; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1290 ratings
#1 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Italian); inside renovated historic Roosevelt Hotel that is as warm & inviting as a traditional Sunday supper in a rural Italian village (Domenica means Sunday)
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Domilise Sandwich Shop & Bar
5240 Annunciation St
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 899-9126
www.domilisespoboys.com...
  • Shrimp Po' Boy
    fan favorite; suggested by Anthony Bourdain; winner of Best Sandwich (Gulf Coast); double-dredged fried gulf shrimp w/ hot sauce & shredded lettuce on sub roll
  • The Peacemaker Po' Boy
    po' boy sandwich w/ half shrimp & half oysters
4.0 out of 5
380 ratings
#3 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Lunch); #91 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); Food War: Domilise's vs. Parkway... Domilise's won (3-votes-to-2)
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Emeril's Restaurant
800 Tchoupitoulas St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 528-9393
www.emerils.com/restauran...
  • Emeril's Banana Cream Pie
    interchanging layers of sliced bananas and pastry cream custard on a graham cracker crust and topped w/ whipped cream, caramel sauce and bittersweet chocolate shavings
4.0 out of 5
1085 ratings
Open Table's Diner's Choice award (2009); Other Recipes: Caramelized Sea Scallops w/ Crawfish-Papaya Salsa | Lamb & Feta Cheese Lasagna | Lump Crabmeat Ravioli w/ Red Pepper Cream Sauce | Smoked Mushrooms & Tasso over Orecchiette
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Evangeline
329 Decatur St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 373-4852
www.evangelineneworleans....
  • Acadia Crawfish & Grits
    sauteed crawfish tails & the trinity over creamy creole grits; looks good
  • Decatur Street Sundae
    vanilla ice cream, stout beer, maple bourbon, bacon topping
4.0 out of 5
330 ratings
specialize in fresh, seasonal cuisine with ingredients purchased directly from local markets & fisherman and also Louisiana microbrews available both on draught and in bottles
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Gumbo Shop
630 St Peter St
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 525-1486
www.gumboshop.com
  • Chicken Andouille Gumbo
    boneless chicken, Andouille (a Cajun Sausage), okra & seasonings simmered in chicken stock; "Selected by locals as the best Gumbo in the city!" (from its website); looks good
4.0 out of 5
1899 ratings
#74 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown)
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