New Orleans, LA

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Brigtsen's RestaurantBrigtsen's Restaurant
723 Dante St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 861-7610
4.5 out of 5
240 ratings
Other Recipes: Baked Oysters w/ Mushrooms, Garlic Bread Crumbs & Romano Cheese | Broiled Fish w/ Shrimp & Jalapeno-smoked Corn Beurre Blanc
Cochon ButcherCochon Butcher
930 Tchoupitoulas St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 588-7675
  • 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
2705 ratings
Commander's Palace RestaurantCommander's Palace Restaurant
1403 Washington Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 899-8221
  • 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
3251 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
Creole CreameryCreole Creamery
4924 Prytania St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 894-8680
  • 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
661 ratings
hometown favorite created by 2 high school buddies; have 400 flavors
Hansen's Sno-Bliz Sweet ShopHansen's Sno-Bliz Sweet Shop
4801 Tchoupitoulas St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 891-9788
  • Bananas Foster Snoball
    offered only on Wednesdays (at airing); limited supply
4.5 out of 5
342 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
Jacques-Imo's CafeJacques-Imo's Cafe
8324 Oak St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 861-0886
  • 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
1803 ratings
since 1996; quirky (fun) décor & party atmosphere; long lines (wait up to two hours nightly); eclectic mix of Creole and Cajun specialties
801 Poland Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 949-3232
  • Green Salad
    with Smoked Tomato & Onion dressing; looks good
  • Pork Ribs
  • Pulled Pork Sandwich
    looks good
4.5 out of 5
985 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
Parkway Bakery & TavernParkway Bakery & Tavern
538 Hagan St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 482-3047
  • Po' Boy
4.5 out of 5
1293 ratings
Food War: Domilise's vs. Parkway... Domilise's won (3-votes-to-2)
Restaurant AugustRestaurant August
301 Tchoupitoulas St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 299-9777
  • Potato Gnocchi w/ Blue Crab and Perigold Truffle
    "best thing I've ever eaten ever!"-Aaron Sanchez; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1098 ratings
Surrey's CafeSurrey's Cafe
1418 Magazine St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 524-3828
  • 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
1531 ratings
Other Recipes: Bananas Foster French Toast
Upperline RestaurantUpperline Restaurant
1413 Upperline St Map It!
New Orleans, LA
(504) 891-9822
  • Roast Duck
    "top 10 dishes ever to eat"-Simon Majumdar; looks good
4.5 out of 5
308 ratings
Acme Oyster HouseAcme Oyster House
724 Iberville St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 522-5973
  • 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
4924 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
430 Dauphine St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 525-4455
  • Cream of Garlic Soup
4.0 out of 5
587 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
Bon Ton CafeBon Ton Cafe
401 Magazine St Map It!
New Orleans, LA
(504) 524-3386
  • Crabmeat Au Gratin
4.0 out of 5
326 ratings
1510 S Carrollton Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 510-4040
  • "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
49 ratings
"wings and daiquiris are rad" (from its website), but lately serving other items; local favorite
819 Conti St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 581-3866
  • 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
289 ratings
#1 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Thanksgiving); est. 1920; Creole-French-Caribbean-Spanish-influenced cuisine in an imperial formal decor setting
Brown Butter Southern Kitchen & BarBrown Butter Southern Kitchen & Bar
231 N Carollton Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 609-3871
  • 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
223 ratings
neighborhood joint serving "food that is creative yet rooted in Southern culture and tradition using the freshest, seasonal, local ingredients" (from its website)
Cafe Du MondeCafe Du Monde
800 Decatur St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 525-4544
  • Beignets
    mini funnel cake like topped w/ powder sugar
4.0 out of 5
10821 ratings
established in 1862; New Orleans landmark
Cane and TableCane and Table
1113 Decatur St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 581-1112
  • 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
324 ratings
serving Caribbean influenced cuisine in 1820's creole style cottage
Casamento's RestaurantCasamento's Restaurant
4330 Magazine St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 895-9761
  • 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
252 ratings
limited days/hours (check website); Other Recipes: Oyster Stew
Central GroceryCentral Grocery
923 Decatur St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 523-1620
  • Muffuletta Sandwich
    2-lb sandwich w/ salami, mortadella, capicola, ham, provolone, Swiss cheese & signature olive salad; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1289 ratings
founded in 1906; old-fashioned Italian grocery store in The French Quarter famous for creating the muffuletta sandwich
123 Baronne St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 648-6020
  • Lasagne Bolognese
    7-layers of pasta verde (parsley-infused pasta), bechamel, mozzarella, pork ragu; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1401 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)
Domilise Sandwich Shop & BarDomilise Sandwich Shop & Bar
5240 Annunciation St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 899-9126
  • 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
414 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)
Emeril's RestaurantEmeril's Restaurant
800 Tchoupitoulas St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 528-9393
  • 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
1206 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
329 Decatur St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 373-4852
  • 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
399 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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