1212 Royal St. New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It] (504) 522-1230
Neighborhood: French Quarter Free Off-Street Parking: No Handicapped Accessible: No/Unknown
Cuisine Type/s: African, Vegetarian, Vegan Attire: Casual Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
At Bennachin's in the French Quarter, you won't find African-influenced New Orleans cuisine. Instead, you'll find New Orleans-influenced African cuisine. The saucy dishes include a whole trout and several stews. Jazz Fest regulars will recognize some of Bennachin's offerings from its stall at the Fair Grounds: jama-jama (sauteed spinach), fried plantains, and poulet fricassee (chicken on a stick).