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Brigtsen's Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Brigtsen's RestaurantSee Brigtsen's Restaurant Video ($$$)
(260 ratings)

723 Dante St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 861-7610
brigtsens.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sugar Rush"
4.5 out of 5
260 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: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Cochon ButcherSee Cochon Butcher Video ($$)
(3072 ratings)

930 Tchoupitoulas St Map It!
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
3072 ratings
est. 2009; butcher shop, a sandwich counter & a wine bar inspired by old-world meat market
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Commander's Palace: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Commander's PalaceSee Commander's Palace Video ($$$)
(3749 ratings)

1403 Washington Ave Map It!
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
  • Louisiana Blue Crab Lasagna
    seasonal; mushroom-spinach-caramelized onions-ricotta lasagna topped w/ deep-fried soft-shell crab & crab-based hollandaise sauce; looks good
  • Shrimp and Tasso Henican
    a signature dish; wild Louisiana white shrimp stuffed w/ spicy Cajun ham tossed in Crystal hot sauce w/ pickled okra & five pepper jelly; looks good
4.5 out of 5
3749 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
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Creole Creamery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Creole CreamerySee Creole Creamery Video ($)
(724 ratings)

4924 Prytania St Map It!
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 Challenge
    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%; Casey won
4.5 out of 5
724 ratings
hometown favorite created by 2 high school buddies; have 400 flavors
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Hansen's Sno-Bliz Sweet Shop: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Hansen's Sno-Bliz Sweet ShopSee Hansen's Sno-Bliz Sweet Shop Video ($)
(411 ratings)

4801 Tchoupitoulas St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 891-9788
www.snobliz.com
As Seen On:
Top 5 Restaurants, Episode: "Best Desserts"
  • Bananas Foster Snoball
    offered only on Wednesdays (at airing); limited supply
4.5 out of 5
411 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
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  • 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
1985 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: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Joint ($$)
(1097 ratings)

701 Mazant St Map It!
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
1097 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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As Seen On:
Food Wars, Episode: "New Orleans: Po-Boy"
  • Po' Boy
4.5 out of 5
1526 ratings
Food War: Domilise's vs. Parkway... Domilise's won (3-votes-to-2)
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Restaurant August: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Restaurant AugustSee Restaurant August Video ($$$$)
(1160 ratings)

301 Tchoupitoulas St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 299-9777
www.restaurantaugust.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "In a Bowl"
  • Potato Gnocchi w/ Blue Crab and Perigold Truffle
    "best thing I've ever eaten ever!"-Aaron Sanchez; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1160 ratings
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Surrey's Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Surrey's Cafe ($$)
(1727 ratings)

1418 Magazine St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 524-3828
www.surreysnola.com
  • 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
1727 ratings
Other Recipes: Bananas Foster French Toast
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Upperline Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Upperline Restaurant ($$$)
(342 ratings)

1413 Upperline St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 891-9822
www.upperline.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Crazy Good"
  • Roast Duck
    "top 10 dishes ever to eat"-Simon Majumdar; looks good
4.5 out of 5
342 ratings
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Willa Jean: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Willa Jean ($$)
(1061 ratings)

611 O'Keefe Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 509-7334
www.willajean.com
As Seen On:
Guilty Pleasures, Episode: "O.M.G. Food!"
  • King Cake
    4-lb cake stuffed w/ salted caramel, dulce leche, sliced bananas, mascarpone, pecans, edible gold leaves; available only during Mardi Gras
4.5 out of 5
1061 ratings
bakery & restaurant serving modern & elegant touch to iconic southern food
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Acme Oyster House: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Acme Oyster HouseSee Acme Oyster House Video ($$)
(5761 ratings)

724 Iberville St Map It!
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
5761 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: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bayona ($$$)
(627 ratings)

430 Dauphine St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 525-4455
www.bayona.com
  • Cream of Garlic Soup
4.0 out of 5
627 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: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bon Ton CafeSee Bon Ton Cafe Video ($$$)
(357 ratings)

401 Magazine St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 524-3386
www.thebontoncafe.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Cheesy"
  • Crabmeat Au Gratin
4.0 out of 5
357 ratings
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Bourree: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bourree ($$)
(73 ratings)

1510 S Carrollton Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 510-4040
www.bourreenola.com
  • "The Hurricane"
    top selling daiquiris made of fresh passion fruit
  • Hot Sausage & Cheese Meat Pie
    served w/ side of roasted poblano ranch; looks good
  • Spicy Shrimp Boudin
    smoked shrimp & rice sausage; recommended w/ fries; looks good
4.0 out of 5
73 ratings
"wings and daiquiris are rad" (from its website), but lately serving other items; local favorite
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Broussard's: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Broussard'sSee Broussard's Video ($$$)
(381 ratings)

819 Conti St Map It!
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
381 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 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
280 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: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Cafe Du Monde ($)
(12996 ratings)

800 Decatur St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 525-4544
www.cafedumonde.com
As Seen On:
Donut Paradise
  • Beignets
    mini funnel cake like topped w/ powder sugar
4.0 out of 5
12996 ratings
established in 1862; New Orleans landmark
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Cane and Table: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Cane and Table ($$)
(380 ratings)

1113 Decatur St Map It!
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
380 ratings
serving Caribbean influenced cuisine in 1820's creole style cottage
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  • 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
270 ratings
limited days/hours (check website); Other Recipes: Oyster Stew
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  • Muffuletta Sandwich
    2-lb sandwich w/ salami, mortadella, capicola, ham, provolone, Swiss cheese & signature olive salad; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1424 ratings
founded in 1906; old-fashioned Italian grocery store in The French Quarter famous for creating the muffuletta sandwich
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Domenica: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
DomenicaSee Domenica Video ($$)
(1527 ratings)

123 Baronne St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 648-6020
www.domenicarestaurant.co...
As Seen On:
Top 5 Restaurants, Episode: "Best Italian"
  • Lasagne Bolognese
    7-layers of pasta verde (parsley-infused pasta), bechamel, mozzarella, pork ragu; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1527 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 Po-Boys & Bar: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Domilise Po-Boys & BarSee Domilise Po-Boys & Bar Video ($$)
(465 ratings)

5240 Annunciation St Map It!
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
465 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: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Emeril's RestaurantSee Emeril's Restaurant Video ($$$)
(1336 ratings)

800 Tchoupitoulas St Map It!
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
1336 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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