Commander's Palace

Commander's Palace

(4199 ratings)


(4199 ratings)

1403 Washington Ave Go to map
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 899-8221
www.commanderspalace.co..
$$$ - Cajun/Creole, Cocktail Bars, Breakfast & Brunch
Restaurant Notes
  • #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
Highlighted On
  • America's Best - "American Classics" - Alton Brown
    • Gumbo - recipe changes slightly depending on what is fresh and local for that day; looks good
  • Best Thing I Ever Ate - "New Orleans" See video - Claire Robinson
    • Creole Bread Pudding Souffle - rich bread pudding whipped into a light fluffy souffle w/ whiskey sauce; looks good
  • Bucket List
    • 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
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