New Orleans, LA

  (66 restaurants)    
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  • Pho Ga
    chicken noodle soup w/ rice noodles; served w/ bean sprouts, jalapeno slices, mint leaves; Emeril adds a shot of Sriracha hot chili sauce
4.0 out of 5
361 ratings
Port Of Call ($$)
(1787 ratings)

838 Esplanade Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 523-0120
  • Cheeseburger with All Potato
    half pound ground fresh daily, comes w/ baked potato w/ butter; lettuce, tomatoes, onion & pickles on side, sour cream, cheddar cheese, or mushrooms on potato extra; "consistently been voted THE BEST BURGER IN THE CITY" (from its website); looks good
4.0 out of 5
1787 ratings
#2 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Late Night Eats); since 1963
Red Fish Grill ($$)
(2115 ratings)

115 Bourbon St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 598-1200
As Seen On:
Iconic Eats
  • Alligator Sausage & Seafood Gumbo
    signature dish; rich dark roux, onion, bell peppers, celery, fresh herbs; looks good
4.0 out of 5
2115 ratings
award-winning casual New Orleans seafood restaurant located at the gateway to the French Quarter; in fun & festive setting
Red's Chinese [CLOSED]See Red's Chinese Video ($$)
(394 ratings)

3048 St Claude Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 304-6030
  • Cheeseburger Fried Rice
    gulf shrimp, andouille, corn, carrot, pea, egg, bonito flakes; looks good; "I can see why it's such a big hit! spot on!" -Guy Fieri
  • General's Chicken
    deep fried bone in chicken, spicy & tangy ginger garlic sauce, cilantro, peanuts; "big flavor, super crispy, it's tangy, it's sweet, it's got depth of flavor" -Guy Fieri
4.0 out of 5
394 ratings
[CLOSED]; est. 2014; creative Chinese cuisine w/ New Orleans flair, served family-style
Sammy's Food Service & DeliSee Sammy's Food Service & Deli Video ($$)
(209 ratings)

3000 Elysian Fields Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 947-0675
  • Mirliton Soup
    mirliton (or chayote) is a pear-shaped vegetable that grows seasonally; loaded w/ shrimp & grits
  • Pumpkin Bread Pudding
    w/ candied walnuts & topped w/ rum sauce; looks good
  • Turkey Dinner
    oven-roasted turkey breast served w/ oyster stuffing & cranberry sauce
4.0 out of 5
209 ratings
opened in 1993; butcher-shop-turned-to-sandwich-shop
Bourree ($$)
(162 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
3.5 out of 5
162 ratings
"wings and daiquiris are rad" (from its website), but lately serving other items; local favorite
  • Fried Catfish Dinner
    plateful served w/ French fries; "best catfish I've ever eaten in my whole life"-Sunny Anderson; looks good
  • Barbecue Shrimp
3.5 out of 5
2646 ratings
some dishes are huge portions; where Sunny ate and decided to move to New Orleans thereafter
  • Gumbo Z'Herbes
    served only once every year on Holy Thursday (Thursday before Easter); "it happens to be one of the greatest things I've ever tasted"-John Besh; looks good
  • Peach Cobbler
    unpeeled peaches baked into cake batter, topped w/ whipped cream & served w/ vanilla ice cream; looks good
  • Creole Gumbo
    sausage, crab, shrimp, chicken; looks good
  • Sweet Potato Pie
3.5 out of 5
828 ratings
opened in 1941; New Orleans icon; historic family restaurant & art gallery, started as a sandwich shop & lottery ticket outlet; known for having served an array of noteworthy celebrities & politicians; Other Recipes: Old-fashioned Bread Pudding | Red Beans & Rice | Shrimp Gumbo
Galatoire's RestaurantSee Galatoire's Restaurant Video ($$$)
(1055 ratings)

209 Bourbon St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 525-2021
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Old School"
  • Souffle Potatoes (Pommes Souffle)
    crispy potato puffs w/ bearnaise sauce (appetizer); looks good
3.5 out of 5
1055 ratings
opened in 1905; Other Recipes: Shrimp Clemencea
Johnny's Po-BoysSee Johnny's Po-Boys Video ($$)
(1493 ratings)

511 St Louis St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 524-8129
  • Muffaletta
    sandwich w/ ham, imported salami, Mozzarella and olive salad served on a 12-inch seeded bun; Scott likes his buns toasted/grilled; looks good
3.5 out of 5
1493 ratings
est. 1950; multiple accolades including Traveler, Rand McNully, BBC and others
Junction ($$)
(200 ratings)

3021 St Claude Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 272-0205
  • Hawaii Consolidated Burger
    burger w/ house-made dry rub & spicy teriyaki sauce, topped w/ grilled back bacon, monterey jack & our housemade pineapple jam
  • Pineapple Upside-Down Cake
    rings of pineapple, pecans & yellow sponge cake
3.5 out of 5
200 ratings
serving creative burgers & 40 beers on tap; Scott Conant made special guest appearance
Mahony's Po-Boy ShopSee Mahony's Po-Boy Shop Video ($$)
(704 ratings)

3454 Magazine St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 899-3374
  • Peacemaker Po'Boy
    fried oysters, bacon & cheddar cheese in Leidenheimer bread; looks good
  • Root Beer Glazed Chisesi's Ham & Cheese Po'Boy
    name says it all; looks good
  • Sweet Potato Crunch Pie
    sweet potato chunks w/ crushed pecan-sugar mix and topped w/ burnt marshmallows; looks good
3.5 out of 5
704 ratings
22 varieties of po'boys; won at New Orleans Po'Boy Festival w/ The Peacemaker and w/ Fried Chicken Livers & Creole-Slaw; where Emeril Lagasse joined Guy Fieri to showcase restaurant
  • Famous Ferdi Sandwich
    po' boy packed w/ baked ham, roast beef, "debris" sauce & gravy, served dressed; looks good; secret is "debris" sauce
  • Bread Pudding
3.5 out of 5
5527 ratings
#11 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); opened in 1938; New Orleans institution; long lines
Old Coffee Pot Restaurant [CLOSED]See Old Coffee Pot Restaurant Video ($$)
(757 ratings)

714 Saint Peter St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 214-0907
  • Green Bean Casserole
    side dish; cream of mushroom-based; looks good
  • Jambalaya
    w/ chicken & Andouille sausage; tomato-sauce base (non-traditional)
3.5 out of 5
757 ratings
[CLOSED]; est. 1894; quintessential French Quarter decor
Pascal's ManaleSee Pascal's Manale Video ($$$)
(552 ratings)

1838 Napoleon Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 895-4877
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Bar-B-Que"
  • Original Pascal's Barbeque Shrimp
3.5 out of 5
552 ratings
Roman Chewing CandySee Roman Chewing Candy Video ($)
(14 ratings)

5510 Constance St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 897-3937
  • Roman Candy
    only 3 flavors: vanilla, chocolate & strawberry; taffy-like
3.5 out of 5
14 ratings
est. 1915; old-fashioned food cart pulled by mule; can order online and have it mailed to you
New Orleans, LA   (66 restaurants)    
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