Locals and tourists alike know that it’s easy to get overwhelmed by New Orleans’ endless restaurant options. While it is true that one would be hard pressed to find bad food in the Big Easy, the list below offers some great options for dining this summer.
701 South Peters St, New Orleans
Briquette is proud to showcase contemporary and coastal dishes like Snapper Pontchartrain, Louisiana Redfish on the Half Shell, and Prime 14oz. Ribeye. Happy Hour Daily from 3-6pm. Book now for Mother’s Day Brunch! Open Jazz Fest Sundays!
535 Tchoupitoulas St, New Orleans
Captained by Chef Nina Compton, Compére Lapin boasts Caribbean, New Orleans, and European influenced dishes playing the power of simplicity. Located within The Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, the eatery lies in the heart of the Warehouse District.
Dickie Brennan’s Tableau
616 St. Peter St, New Orleans
For one of the best views in the French Quarter, enjoy brunch on our balcony overlooking Jackson Square, or dine in our lush courtyard adjacent to historic Le Petit Theatre. Tableau showcases regional ingredients, Louisiana seafood, and classic Creole dishes with a contemporary edge. Tableau is also the premier spot to plan a New Orleans wedding!
225 Chartres St, New Orleans
Justine is a Parisian-style brasserie by husband-and-wife team Justin and Mia Devillier. Combining the sophistication of a brasserie with the playfulness of the French Quarter, Justine honors the technique and simplicity of French classics in a bustling, multi-roomed restaurant with vibrant decor and grand presentation.
New Orleans Creole Cookery
508 Toulouse St, New Orleans
Enjoy Oyster Happy Hour Daily from 3-6pm in our beautiful French Quarter courtyard. Brunch served Saturday and Sunday from 11am-3pm offering Bloody Mary’s and Shrimp & Grits.
Red Gravy Café
4206 Magazine St, New Orleans
Join us Sunday, May 8th for Mother’s Day Brunch, from 11am- 2pm. Treat your mom to a delicious meal! Live Jazz music and a lovely patio to accompany great company. Call to make your reservation or book a table through Open Table.
4128 Magazine St, New Orleans
Saffron NOLA, a swanky Indian restaurant by the lauded Vilkhu family. Intertwining Indian tradition with New Orleans soul on a modern stage. The Vilkhus pay tribute to where they come from while also honoring where they live, New Orleans. Saffron is one-of-a-kind experience on Magazine Street.
Tito’s Ceviche & Pisco
5015 Magazine St, New Orleans
Tito’s is an intimate Peruvian Restaurant in Uptown New Orleans with premier handcrafted cocktails such as pisco sour, sangria and chilcano, heart healthy Peruvian wines, a variety of melt in your mouth ceviches, grilled octopus, tiraditos (sashimi), savory meats, and seafood.