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Thai Restaurants in New Orleans
 

Contemporary Restaurants in New Orleans

Contemporary Restaurants in New Orleans

While New Orleans is known around the world for its classic Creole and Cajun food, we are also a frontrunner for Contemporary cuisine. With restaurants serving innovative, new dishes that not only taste delicious, but are also beautifully crafted, it’s no surprise that New Orleans restaurants have won over 20 James Beard Awards..

New Orleans’ contemporary restaurants serve breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner and prices can range drastically, so there’s something for budget and preference. Don’t fret if you’re a vegetarian or vegan, because many fine establishments feature accommodating menus.

Whether you’re looking for Sunday brunch or mid-week dinner and dessert, it’s easy for find a NOLA-style meal with creative culinary twists. And we’ve got tons of award-winning chefs working on their newest contemporary brunch and dinner creations year round.

Find the restaurant you are looking for in the list below:
New Orleans Contemporary Restaurants
8 Block Kitchen & Bar
601 Loyola Ave., New Orleans, LA 70113 [Map It]
(504) 613-3850

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Casual
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: 8 Block Kitchen & Bar pays homage to the eight blocks that comprise Upper Bourbon Street in the French Quarter. Serving breakfast and lunch, the full-service restaurant offers a menu of local, seasonally inspired dishes with traditional New Orleans style.
Angeline
1032 Chartres St., New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
(504) 308-3106
www.angelinenola.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Desserts, Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: Chef Alex Harrell infuses Southern cooking and Mediterranean cuisine to create fresh and delicious dishes. Be sure to check out their extensive wine and cocktail list.
Apolline Restaurant
4729 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70115 [Map It]
(504) 894-8881
www.apollinerestaurant.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Contemporary, Bistro, Louisiana

Description: Apolline is known for its French contemporary cuisine with Creole influences. The restaurant serves creative, unique dishes made entirely with local, fresh ingredients. Apolline is located in a charming, cozy, New Orleans cottage with dim lighting and rustic décor along Uptown’s popular Magazine Street. The restaurant serves dinner daily, weekend brunch, and happy hour during the week with drink specials and small plates.
Araña Taqueria y Cantina
3242 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70115 [Map It]
(504) 894-1233
www.facebook.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Mexican, Contemporary

Description: Mexican street food. Complex flavors. Fresh ingredients.

Araña Taqueria y Cantina reflects both authentic and modernized Mexican cuisine using techniques inspired by the culinary traditions of the Yucatan. Intense flavors stem from traditional Mexican slow-cooking and incorporating Mexican ingredients and spices into each dish to create a unique flavor profile. The result—a new take on Mexican street food.

Happy Hour- Monday – Friday, 3-7 pm half-price ALL drinks and Tacos!

Atchafalaya
901 Louisiana Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115 [Map It]
(504) 891-9626
www.atchafalayarestaurant.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: This neighborhood favorite serves down-home Southern classics like crispy fried green tomatoes with remoulade sauce, as well as delicate seafood dishes like the amberjack topped with crabmeat and beurre blanc. Daily specials nearly outnumber the menu and are more exotic, including grilled redfish topped with crawfish sauce and soft-shell crab stuffed with crabmeat. Early bird specials run from 5:30-7:00PM. Reservations recommended.
Avo
5908 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70115 [Map It]
(504) 509-6550
www.restaurantavo.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Italian, Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: Avo is owned by Chef Nick Lama, who previously competed on Bravo's hit series, "Top Chef" as well as working for years around the New Orleans culinary scene. His menu for Avo includes Italian tradition with local New Orleans inspiration.
Babin's Bar and Bistro
2203 Saint Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 522-3650
www.ihg.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Breakfast, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary, Bistro, Creole, Louisiana, Breakfast

Description: Babin’s Bar and Bistro is a chic restaurant and lounge located inside Hotel Indigo on St. Charles Avenue. Babin’s features outdoor seating that overlooks the city’s famous streetcar line. The bistro’s menu offers classic New Orleans Creole dishes and local favorites, as well as contemporary cuisine options.
Balise
640 Carondelet, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 459-4449
www.balisenola.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: French, Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: Make a reservation at this chic Warehouse District find for brunch, lunch, or dinner and dig into classic New Orleans plates like buttermilk biscuits, creamy grits, raw and fried oysters, and gulf shrimp.
Bar Frances
4525 Freret Street, New Orleans, LA 70115 [Map It]
(504) 371-5043

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary

Description: Opened by Mark Latter, owner of Tujague's and Bin 428, Bar Frances is an upscale wine bar with food on Freret Street.
Baru Bistro & Tapas
3700 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 895-2225

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: South American, Spanish, Contemporary, Tapas/Small Plates, Latin American

Description: Baru offers absolutely delicious tapas and entrees with Latin-Caribbean flair.
Bayona
430 Dauphine St., New Orleans, LA 70112 [Map It]
(504) 525-4455
www.bayona.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Continental, Contemporary

Description: Bayona has been distinguished as one of the top 40 places to dine in the U.S. by Conde Nast in 1993. Bayona is located in a romantic 150 year old creole cottage in the historic French Quarter. You may choose to be served while seated in our lush tropical courtyard where you will dine on Chef Susan Spicer's nationally acclaimed cuisine.

*This is the restaurant of James Beard Award Winner, Susan Spicer, who won Best Chef: Southeast 1993.

Bayou Wine Garden
315 N Rendon St., New Orleans, LA 70119 [Map It]
(504) 826-2925
www.bayouwinegarden.com

Neighborhood: Mid-City
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Continental, Vegetarian, Contemporary

Description: This neighborhood wine bar and kitchen located in Mid-City offers a casual setting and offers a wide variety of wine and cocktails as well as small plates to snack on.
Beachbum Berry's Latitude 29
321 N. Peters St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 609-3811
www.latitude29nola.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Chinese, Seafood, Thai, Vegetarian, Contemporary, Variety, Vegan

Description: Located in the French Quarter, this bar has a beachy vibe that invites all to enjoy their extensive and exotic cocktail list and mouth-watering meals.
Blake's on Poydras
920 Poydras St., New Orleans, LA 70112 [Map It]
(504) 679-0991
www.blakesonpoydras.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Contemporary, Creole, Louisiana, Beignets
The Bombay Club
830 Conti St., New Orleans, LA 70112 [Map It]
(504) 577-2237
www.bombayclubneworleans.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Bar/Pub Food, Contemporary

Description: This “hidden gem” is home to the largest selection of martinis in the city, Louisiana dishes, and live music.
Brick & Spoon
2802 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 662-1789
www.brickandspoonrestaurant.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Casual
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Creole, Louisiana, Breakfast

Description: Brick & Spoon serves incredible breakfast and brunch. Build your own Bloody Mary at this morning spot.
Cafe Adelaide
300 Poydras St., Loews Hotel, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 595-3305
www.cafeadelaide.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Creole, Louisiana

Description: Café Adelaide is the little sister of Commander’s Palace, named after the Brennan family’s beloved Aunt Adelaide. The menu features playful modern Creole cuisine and handcrafted cocktails. And don't miss "Brunch with Hat-itude" on Saturday & Sunday 7 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Adorn yourself in your favorite hat (baseball caps don’t count) and enjoy complimentary martinis. Limit three per person, ‘cause that's enough.
Cafe Amelie
912 Royal St., Princess of Monaco Courtyard, New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
(504) 412-8965
www.cafeamelie.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Contemporary, Creole

Description: Cafe Amelie, located in the 150-year-old Princess of Monaco Courtyard in the French Quarter, is known for its fabulous Sunday brunch. Complete with specialty cocktails, Cafe Amelie is sure to impress.
Cafe Henri
800 Louisa St, New Orleans, LA 70117 [Map It]
www.henri.cafe

Neighborhood: Faubourg Marigny/Bywater
Attire: Casual
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Coffee Shops, Contemporary, Bistro

Description: Opened by the Cure team, Cafe Henri is a casual spot in the Bywater with bistro-style fare.
Carrollton Market
8132 Hampson Street, New Orleans, LA 70118 [Map It]
(504) 252-9928
carrolltonmarket.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Business Casual
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: Carrollton Market is a Southern bistro serving sophisticated and elegant yet simple meals with local ingredients.
Cavan
3607 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70115 [Map It]
(504) 509–7655
www.cavannola.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Seafood, Contemporary

Description: Located inside a historic plantation charm, enjoy an upscale brunch or dinner of American and Creole cuisine.
Cibugnu
709 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70087 [Map It]
(504) 558-8990
www.cibugnu.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Italian, Contemporary

Description: Tucked away in New Orleans’ business district, Cibugnu is a local favorite for homemade Italian food. With simple, fresh ingredients, Cibugnu is sure not to disappoint.
Cochon
930 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 588-2123
www.cochonrestaurant.com

Neighborhood: Arts District/Convention Center
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: Chef Donald Link serves the flavors of Cajun country in a rustic yet contemporary setting. Stop in for locally sourced dishes made in the old style, from a wood-burning oven, many of them served with freshly cooked vegetables on the side that are garnished to your taste. Cochon means "pig" in French, so it's no surprise that the pork dishes served here are stellar.

*Cochon is the restaurant of James Beard Award Winner, Stephen Stryjewski, who won Best Chef: South 2011.

Commander's Palace
1403 Washington Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115 [Map It]
(504) 899-8221
www.commanderspalace.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Dressy (Jacket May Be Required)
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Creole, Louisiana, Gluten-Free

Description: New Orleans Magazine 1996 Chef of the Year. New Orleans Magazine 1995 Favorite Overall Restaurant. GQ's Golden Dish Award for Eggs Sardou. Located in the historic Garden District. You can walk through the kitchen to the bar and patio. Rated five stars. Original Jazz brunch, patio dining - Commander's Palace - that's what living in New Orleans is all about!

*Commander's Palace has won multiple James Beard Foundation Awards, including: Outstanding Service (1993), Outstanding Restaurant (1996), and Best Chef: South for Chef Tory McPhail (2013).

Compère Lapin
535 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 599-2107
www.comperelapin.com

Neighborhood: Arts District/Convention Center
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary

Description: Newly famous Chef Nina Compton's restaurant open at the Old No. 77 hotel.
The Country Club
634 Louisa St., New Orleans, LA 70114 [Map It]
(504) 945-0742
www.thecountryclubneworleans.com

Neighborhood: Faubourg Marigny/Bywater
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: No membership is needed at The Country Club, a fun restaurant complete with a hot tub, sauna, and cabana bar. Spend the evening enjoying a memorable meal and poolside cocktails.
Dante's Kitchen
736 Dante St., New Orleans, LA 70118 [Map It]
(504) 861-3121
www.danteskitchen.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: On the river, this small restaurant offers a varied menu of soup, salads seafood, and many other entrees with a New Orleans twist. Their Saturday and Sunday brunch menu adds something different to a usually set menu.
Deuce McAllister's Ole Saint Kitchen and Tap
132 Royal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 309-4797
www.olesaint.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Cajun, Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: Located inside the Wyndham New Orleans- French Quarter, Ole Saint Kitchen and Tap combines the expertise of Executive Chef Alfred Singleton and the legendary Saints running back, Deuce McAllister. The perfect place to gather round and watch the game or relax with friends.
Dick & Jenny's
4501 Tchoupitoulas St. , New Orleans, LA 70115 [Map It]
(504) 894-9880
www.dickandjennys.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Creole, Louisiana

Description: One block uptown from the corner of Napoleon and Tchoupitoulas, where century old live oaks shadow the famous music club Tipitina’s, sits a mid-nineteenth century barge board cottage with burgundy clap boards and yellow shutters. Dinner plates line the walls and bear the names of Dick & Jenny’s founding customers. Originally a grocery store, and later a po-boy shop, this funky New Orleans original is a gathering place for those who seek fine dining cuisine in a casual, comfortable and affordable setting. Dinner reservations are now accepted for parties of 5 or more.
Dirty Dishes
2381 St. Claude Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117 [Map It]
(504) 609-3813
www.strochmarket.com

Neighborhood: Gentilly/New Orleans East/Chalmette
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, French, Contemporary
Doris Metropolitan
620 Chartes St. , New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
(504) 267-3500
www.dorismetropolitan.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Steakhouses, Contemporary

Description: Doris Metropolitan is a contemporary steakhouse with an authentic mixture of international flare. The menu offers a variety of dry-aged meat options, as well as delicious Mediterranean-inspired dishes and sides. Doris Metropolitan’s menu and design stray from the usual American-style steakhouse. The food is unique, the restaurant ambiance is modern and trendy, and your experience eating at Doris will surely be memorable.
DTB
8201 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA 70115 [Map It]
(504) 518-6889
www.dtbnola.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Seafood, Contemporary, Creole, Louisiana, Vegan

Description: DTB, short for Down the Bayou, is a modern Creole Cajun restaurant by Carl Schaubhut. Menu highlights include Vegan Mushroom Boudin Balls, Crawfish Bread and a Brown Buttered Old Fashion.
Eat Restaurant
900 Dumaine St., New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
(504) 522-7222
www.eatnola.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary, Creole
Emeril's Delmonico
1300 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 525-4937
www.emerilsrestaurants.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Creole, Louisiana

Description: Located on the famed St. Charles Avenue streetcar line, Delmonico, the legendary, century-old institution, is an icon in the restaurant industry and as been a cornerstone of traditional Creole dining since 1895. Reopened by Emeril Lagasse in 1998 after an extensive historic renovation, Delmonico continues today serving a modern style of Louisiana’s Creole cuisine with Emeril’s warm style of service in a grand setting. The menu features Creole classics interpreted with a global palate. The bar is the perfect setting for a sazerac or special bottle from the restaurant’s second floor cellar.
Emeril's Restaurant
800 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 528-9393
www.emerilsrestaurants.com

Neighborhood: Arts District/Convention Center
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: The restaurant that won Emeril the James Beard Award for Best Chef: Southeast in 1991. This is Emeril Lagasse’s flagship restaurant in the heart of the historic Warehouse District! Nestled in a renovated Pharmacy warehouse on Tchoupitoulas Street, eight blocks from the Vieux Carre, the rustic interior features exposed brick and glass walls flanking one side of the main dining room, with plaster-lathe wood forming a wine wall on the other. Local artists are displayed creating an energetic, yet warm atmosphere that reflects the feel of the neighborhood. There is a food bar overlooking the open kitchen, where 10 or so lucky guests view Chef Emeril and his crew creating culinary delights directly in front of them. The chef's wine room recreates the feel of a wine cellar with oak barrel slat ceiling and slate. Over twenty five years after bursting onto the culinary scene it is still the talk of the town.
Food Drunk
(504) 503-8579
www.fooddrunknola.com

Attire: Casual
Open For: Lunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Cajun, Contemporary, Food Truck, Burgers

Description: "Chef inspired alcohol influenced cuisine". Food Drunk food truck offers orders to go, or you can even order ahead to pick it up! This truck is currently famous for its one-of-a-kind King Cake Burger.
Foodie Call
(504) 339-1245
www.foodiecallnola.com

Attire: Casual
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Barbecue, Cajun, Contemporary, Louisiana, Po-Boys, Food Truck, Burgers
The Fountain Lounge
130 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans, LA 70112 [Map It]
(504) 648-5486
www.therooseveltneworleans.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Continental, Seafood, Contemporary, Bistro, Creole, Louisiana, Breakfast

Description: The Fountain Lounge features live entertainment with an array of inventive cocktails and highly sought after wines by the glass. Chef Cody Curl’s focus is on contemporary Southern cuisine with an emphasis on small plates and a full raw bar serving the freshest oysters and shellfish from the Gulf coast as well as sampling of the best raw seafood from around the world.
The Franklin
2600 Dauphine St, New Orleans, LA 70117 [Map It]
(504) 267-0640
www.facebook.com

Neighborhood: Faubourg Marigny/Bywater
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Contemporary
Frencheeze Food Truck
(504) 264-3871
www.frencheezefoodtruck.com

Attire: Casual
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: French, Vegetarian, Contemporary, Delis & Sandwiches, Food Truck

Description: For lovers of bread, cheese, and butter. Follow Frencheeze Food truck on Twitter for their current location!
The Fry Bar
(504) 909-0491
www.twitter.com

Attire: Casual
Open For: Lunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Contemporary, Breakfast, Food Truck
The Green Goddess
307 Exchange Pl., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 301-3347

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Vegetarian, Contemporary, Health Food, International, Vegan, Juice Bar
GW Fins
808 Bienville St. , New Orleans, LA 70112 [Map It]
(504) 581-3467
www.gwfins.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Seafood, Contemporary

Description: GW Fins, one of the country's most heralded fine dining seafood restaurants, changes their menu daily based on the freshest seafood available. Favorites include Lobster Dumplings, Wood Grilled Scallops, and Wild Mushroom Risotto, and Chilean Sea Bass in hot and sour stock. The wine list features 100 varieties, 70 offered by the glass. Complimentary validated parking is available at the Standard Parking Garage on Iberville and Dauphine.
Herbsaint Bar and Restaurant
701 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 524-4114
www.herbsaint.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Dressy (Jacket May Be Required)
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary

Description: Popular dishes include the wild green salad spiced with gorgonzola and peppered pecans, eggplant Napoleon, shrimp bisque, gumbo, short ribs, pork loin, rib-eye, lamb and salmon with mustard-seed coating. For dessert try a twist on the classic beignet-chocolate beignet or the saffroned semolina cake with caramel.

*Herbsaint is the restaurant of James Beard Award Winner, Donald Link, who won Best Chef: South (2007) and Rebecca Wilcomb (2017).

Hoshun
1601 St Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70124 [Map It]
(504) 302-9716

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Casual
Cuisine Type/s: Japanese, Contemporary, Sushi
Josephine Estelle
600 Carondelet St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 930-3070
www.acehotel.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Business Casual
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Italian, Contemporary, Creole, Louisiana
K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen
416 Chartres St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 524-7394
www.kpauls.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary

Description: Chef Paul Prudhomme (1940-2015) will forever be remembered as a culinary legend in New Orleans and around the world. He opened this now-famous restaurant in 1979 and continued to operate it throughout his carrier.

K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen has recently undergone a complete renovation and now features scenic balcony and romantic courtyard dining, spacious dining rooms, three kitchens and a bakery. There is also K's Parlor for private parties and corporate events, which can seat up to 60 people. For larger functions, the entire upstairs is available and seats a maximum of 115 guests. In addition, K-Paul's offers special menus for off-site events that can accomodate seated dinners up to 150 people and receptions for 1,200 guests.

Kin
4600 Washington Ave., New Orleans, LA 70125 [Map It]
(504) 304-8557
www.facebook.com

Neighborhood: Mid-City
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Vegetarian, Contemporary, Vegan

Description: *Reservations recommended. Unable to serve children under 10.
Longitude 90
333 Poydras St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 525-9444
www.lemeridienneworleanshotel.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Bar/Pub Food, Coffee Shops, Bakery, Contemporary, Bistro, Tapas/Small Plates, Po-Boys
Louisiana Bistro
337 Dauphine St., New Orleans, LA 70112 [Map It]
(504) 525-3335
www.louisianabistro.net

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary
Lula Restaurant-Distillery
1532 St. Charles Ave. , New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 267-7624
www.lulanola.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Seafood, Contemporary, Bistro

Description: In the heart of New Orleans, expertly crafted food, spirits and cocktails come together in a unique privately owned micro-distillery and restaurant.
Magasin Kitchen
611 O'Keefe Ave., New Orleans, LA 70113 [Map It]
(504) 571-5677

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Vietnamese, Contemporary
Manning's
519 Fulton St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 593-8118
www.caesars.com

Neighborhood: Arts District/Convention Center
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: Manning’s is a casual sports bar and restaurant serving a wide selection of craft beers and Southern-Creole comfort food. Manning’s is furnished with over 30 flat screen TVs, a mega-screen, and a sports anchor desk. The restaurant is decorated with old-school sports memorabilia and art pieces commissioned by local artists. Manning’s is an exciting place to visit to watch your favorite team and enjoy a quality, NOLA meal in the city’s Downtown neighborhood!
Marigny Brasserie
640 Frenchmen St., New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
(504) 945-4472
www.marignybrasserie.com

Neighborhood: Faubourg Marigny/Bywater
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary

Description: The Marigny Brasserie's french doors opening onto world-famous Frenchmen Street make this restaurant a casually-chic place to dine. It is a favorite among locals, foodies, and the well-informed tourist!
Martin Wine Cellar
3827 Baronne Street, New Orleans, LA 70115 [Map It]
(504) 899-7411, (800) 298-4274
martinwinecellar.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Vegetarian, Desserts, Contemporary, Delis & Sandwiches
Mat & Naddie's
937 Leonidas St., New Orleans, LA 70118 [Map It]
(504) 861-9600
www.matandnaddies.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Vegetarian, Contemporary, Vegan

Description: Specializing in modern Louisiana food, this restaurant offers fine dining in a casual atmosphere.
Melt
2549 Banks Street, New Orleans, LA 70119 [Map It]
(504) 821-0102
www.facebook.com

Neighborhood: Mid-City
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Contemporary, Delis & Sandwiches

Description: Melt style sandwiches, small plates, soups and salads with a fully stocked bar featuring specialty cocktails, local beers and wine on tap
Meril
424 Girod St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 526-3745
www.emerilsrestaurants.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Contemporary

Description: Meril is Chef Emeril Lagasse's fourth restaurant in New Orleans, located in the Central Business District.
Mondo
900 Harrison Ave., New Orleans, LA 70124 [Map It]
(504) 224-2633
www.mondoneworleans.com

Neighborhood: Lakefront/Lakeview
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, International

Description: Mondo, which means “world” in Italian, is a restaurant located in the Lakeview neighborhood that prides itself on global cuisine with a “New Orleans accent.” The menu boasts fresh local harvest, as well as ingredients and influences from around the world. Mondo is a friendly, local restaurant serving dinner daily and lunch Monday through Friday. If you are looking for a quality meal and food options ranging from Italian specialties to traditional Latin American dishes to New Orleans favorites, Mondo is the place to visit!
Mopho
514 City Park Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119 [Map It]
(504) 482-6845
www.mophonola.com

Neighborhood: Mid-City
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Vietnamese, Contemporary, International, Vegan

Description: Southeast Asia by way of New Orleans. Brought to Mid-City by Chef Michael Gulotta.
Mr. B's Bistro
201 Royal St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 523-2078
www.mrbsbistro.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary

Description: This clubby, relaxed and comfortable French Quarter bistro specializes in Contemporary Creole Cooking. Hickory Grilled meats, seafood and vegetables dominate a menu lush with local and regional ingredients. Dine on our world famous Pasta Jambalaya and Barbeque Shrimp. Carmelized Tuna and Pepper Crusted Duck are two spectacular dinner entrees not to be missed! Join us for Sunday Jazz Brunch featuring Joe Simon's Jazz Trio. Locals know that Mr. B's is the place to B and B Seen!
Munch Factory
6325 Elysian Fields Ave, New Orleans, LA 70122 [Map It]
(504) 324-5372
www.themunchfactory.net

Neighborhood: Gentilly/New Orleans East/Chalmette
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Cajun, Contemporary, Delis & Sandwiches, Creole, Louisiana
Muriel's Jackson Square
801 Chartres St., New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
(504) 568-1885
www.muriels.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Dressy (Jacket May Be Required)
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary, Gluten-Free

Description: The Bistro Offers New Orleans classics like Gumbo, BBQ Shrimp, Oysters "Muriel ", Turtle soup, Fried Gulf Shrimp Po-boy, Stuffed Flounder, Shrimp Remoulade and contemporary creole cuisine like Pecan Crusted Drum and Wood Grilled Tuna.
NOSH
752 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 581-1103
www.noshneworleans.com

Neighborhood: Arts District/Convention Center
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Seafood, Contemporary, Bistro

Description: NEW ORLEANS SOCIAL HOUSE WAS INTRODUCED AS A NEW CONCEPT IN THE HISTORIC WAREHOUSE DISTRICT OF NEW ORLEANS IN 2017. COMBINING THE FUN OF A MUSIC VENUE, THE CUISINE OF A WORLDLY NEW RESTAURANT, AND THE BEVERAGES OF A HIGH END CRAFT COCKTAIL & WINE BAR, NOSH ENCAPSULATES THE TRUE ESSENCE OF A “GOOD TIME”. FROM A FRIENDLY OUTING, TO A WORK MEET & GREET, TO A DATE NIGHT, NOSH TRANSFORMS A SOCIAL HOUSE INTO A HOME FOR ALL.
Oxalis
3162 Dauphine St, New Orleans, LA 70117 [Map It]
(504) 267-4776
oxalisbywater.com

Neighborhood: Faubourg Marigny/Bywater
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Bar/Pub Food, Vegetarian, Contemporary, Bistro, Variety, Tapas/Small Plates
The Pelican Club
312 Exchange Pl., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 523-1504
www.pelicanclub.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Dressy (Jacket May Be Required)
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: Located on the French Quarter's quiet Exchange Alley, the Pelican Club Restaurant presents a unique blend of contemporary Louisiana cuisine with Asian influences. Chef Richard Hughes offers the rich legacy of Louisiana cuisine with contemporary preparations of the finest fresh ingredients including Gulf Shrimp, Maine Lobster and Certified Black Angus Steaks in clubby townhouse with paintings by local artists.
Press Street Station
5 Press St. , New Orleans, LA 70117 [Map It]
www.pressstreetstation.com

Neighborhood: Faubourg Marigny/Bywater
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Continental, Contemporary, Breakfast
Ralph's on the Park
900 City Park Ave., New Orleans, LA 70119 [Map It]
(504) 488-1000
www.ralphsonthepark.com

Neighborhood: Mid-City
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary

Description: Recognized by Bon Appetit, Wine Spectator, New York Times and The Washington Post for fine cuisine and an innovative menu. Ralph's on the Park, owned and operated by Ralph Brennan, offers food fresh from the farms and waters of Louisiana and majestic views of City Park.
Restaurant August
301 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 299-9777
restaurantaugust.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Dressy (Jacket May Be Required)
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Continental, Vegetarian, Contemporary

Description: Some of August's popular specialties include wild pheasant and rabbit with sage and morel mushrooms, seared bass and shrimp- and lobster-stuffed piquillo peppers. The foie gras appetizer is the rave of the town, while the reasonably sized entrees always leave room for dessert. The wine list includes an impressive 250 bottles, some of which can be quite expensive. Chef John Besh combines everything to make this restaurant a unique CBD stop!

*John Besh won the James Beard Award for Best Chef: Southeast (2006) for his cuisine at Restaurant August.

Restaurant Rebirth
857 Fulton St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 522-6863
www.restaurantrebirth.com

Neighborhood: Arts District/Convention Center
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Dinner, Late Night (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Creole
RF's Restaurant
301 Dauphine St, Chateau Lemoyne, New Orleans, LA 70112 [Map It]
(504) 586-0972, (800) 699-7711
www.rfsnola.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Dressy (Jacket May Be Required)
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: RF's is an upscale restaurant and martini bistro located in the heart of the French Quarter. Our lovely facility is decorated in a plush British theme, with overstuffed leather wingback chairs, rich wood, and fine portraits. In addition, we feature nightly jazz and our excellent Nouveau Creole cuisine has won accolades from justifiably renowned local reviewers Tom Fitzmorris and Brett Anderson. Zagat called us a civilized class act in the heart of the French Quarter. In addition, our restaurant just won Sante Magazine's Best Restaurant Bar in the Southeast, and we're featured in Travel and Leisure Magazine as one of designer Michael Kors' favorite places in New Orleans. Open for cocktails nightly.
The Rib Room
621 St. Louis St., Omni Royal Orleans Hotel, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 529-7045
www.ribroomnola.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Dressy (Jacket May Be Required)
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary

Description: A popular spot, (even with the locals), is best known for its prime rib and huge martinis. Other excellent selections include, wood grilled rotisseries, spit-roasted rack of lamb, grilled barrel-cut tenderloin, roasted shrimp, and juicy, pan-seared salmon, served with wilted spinach and fried leeks.
River 127
100 Iberville St., Westin New Orleans Hotel, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 553-5082
www.westinneworleanscanalplace.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary

Description: Continental cuisine with a Louisiana influence overlooking the Mississippi River and the French Quarter. Sunday Jazz/Champagne Brunch. Reservations recommended.
Root
200 Julia St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 252-9480
www.rootnola.com

Neighborhood: Arts District/Convention Center
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Bistro, Louisiana

Description: Perhaps the best way to describe Chef Phillip Lopez's cuisine is as a culinary adventure. Creativity fuels his progressive American menu, which includes items like Ménage à Foie—a special daily preparation of foie gras three ways—and Cohiba Smoked Scallops encrusted in chorizo dust. With courses like "Beginnings" and "Endings," each meal here is a story in the making.
Sala
124 Lake Marina Dr., New Orleans, LA 70124 [Map It]
(504) 513-2670
www.salanola.com

Neighborhood: Lakefront/Lakeview
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner, Late Night, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Bar/Pub Food, Contemporary, Bistro

Description: Named after the Spanish word for living room, Sala combines a restaurant space with a relaxed living room feel. Choose to dine at the upscale bar, a cozy booth, or in one of the lounges accompanied with sofas and low tables. The bistro menu features sharing-size plates and updated bar food with unique flavor.
Salon Restaurant by Sucré
622 Conti Street, Second Floor, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 267-7098
www.restaurantsalon.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Coffee Shops, French, Desserts, Bakery, Contemporary, Bistro, Tapas/Small Plates
Seed
1330 Prytania St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 302-2599
seedyourhealth.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Vegetarian, Contemporary, Health Food, Vegan, Gluten-Free, Juice Bar

Description: Garden Based + NOLA Taste
SoBou
310 Chartres St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 552-4095
www.sobounola.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Bar/Pub Food, Cajun, Contemporary, Creole, Tapas/Small Plates

Description: Make your way to SoBou, where you can experience the French Quarter like a local. Expect food and drink that pays homage to New Orleans in a debonair — though still rollicking —setting. Sip on well-made Sazerac cocktails while savoring fare like the foie gras burger or crispy oyster tacos. On weekdays, be sure to try their Two Bit (25-cent) lunchtime martinis.
Splendid Pig
2000 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70113 [Map It]
(504) 309-2073
www.rouxcarre.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Contemporary
Square Root
1800 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 309-7800
www.squarerootnola.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Price Range: $$$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary
St. Clair Wood Fired Pizza
(336) 209-1609
www.facebook.com

Attire: Casual
Price Range: $
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Italian, Pizza, Contemporary, Food Truck
St. Lawrence Restaurant & Bar
219 N Peters St, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 525-4111
www.saintlawrencenola.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Bar/Pub Food, Cajun, Contemporary, Louisiana

Description: Chef Caleb Cook shares his talent for creating simple, thoughtful dishes that showcase the fresh local and regional produce that serves as the divine crux of our ever evolving menu. Our bar features a wide, rotating selection of local and regional craft beers on tap and by the bottle, select wines by the bottle and glass, an inspired cocktail menu, and delicious desserts..
Taceaux Loceaux
(504) 307-4747
www.twitter.com

Attire: Casual
Price Range: $
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Mexican, Vegetarian, Contemporary, Vegan, Food Truck

Description: Taceaux Loceaux serves up gourmet specialty tacos throughout the city for both lunch and dinner. Because the truck’s schedule changes daily, be sure to check their Twitter for the their daily location, hours and menu.
Tana
3835 Tulane Ave., New Orleans, LA 70119 [Map It]
(504) 304-4878
www.treonola.com

Neighborhood: Mid-City
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary
Big Cheezy
422 S. Broad St. , New Orleans, LA 70119 [Map It]
(504) 302-2598
www.thebigcheezy.com

Neighborhood: Mid-City
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Contemporary, Louisiana
Caribbean Room
2031 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 323-1500
www.thepontchartrainhotel.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Price Range: $$$$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary
Treo
3835 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119 [Map It]
(504) 304-4878
treonola.com

Neighborhood: Mid-City
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, International, Tapas/Small Plates
Trinity Restaurant
1117 Decatur Street, New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
(504) 325-5789
www.trinityrestaurantneworleans.com

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary, Creole, Louisiana
Tsunami
601 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 608-3474
www.facebook.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Japanese, Contemporary, International

Description: TSUNAMI's menu focuses on the fresh seafood and diverse dishes with its Japanese and Eastern flare. Our menu offers standard sushi rolls, nigiri and sashimi and even some with a little enhancement. In addition to our sushi our mouth watering grilled fish and steaks round out the menu sure to please all diners. Edible art to marvel at.
Trenasse
444 St. Charles Ave., The Hotel Inter-continental, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 680-7000
www.trenasse.com

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Casual
Price Range: $$$$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner, Sunday Brunch (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Seafood, Contemporary
Vessel
3835 Iberville St, New Orleans, LA 70119 [Map It]
(504) 603-2775
www.vesselnola.com

Neighborhood: Mid-City
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: American, Bar/Pub Food, Continental, Greek/Mediterranean, Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian, Desserts, Contemporary, Bistro, Health Food, International, Variety, Breakfast

Description: Acclaimed chef Nick Vella sources local fresh ingredients to create dishes with New Orleans influences in Vessel's historic 1914 church setting. The 35 foot bar, recently voted "Best Bar in New Orleans" by Eater NOLA, serves seasonal craft cocktails along with beer bombers and a global wine list. Whether it's for a full meal, a late night cocktail, or Sunday brunch, Vessel is an "only in New Orleans" unique experience for both tourists and locals alike. Come eat and drink in our "iconic" indoor space or under the sky on our magical outdoor patio.

Open Monday - Saturday 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. for cocktails and snacks, 5:30 - 10 p.m. for dinner, and 10- til for cocktails.

Open Sunday 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. for "Go to Church Brunch," 2 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. for cocktails and snacks, 5:30 p.m. - 10 p.m. for dinner, and 10 p.m. - til for cocktails.

Happy hour is Monday through Friday from 4 - 6 p.m. Late night happy hour is Sunday - Thursday 10 p.m. - 12 a.m.

Wolfe's
859 Convention Center Blvd, Mariott Hotel, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 613-2882

Neighborhood: Arts District/Convention Center
Attire: Dressy (Jacket May Be Required)
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary
Zea Rotisserie and Grill
1525 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 520-8100
www.zearestaurants.com

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$
Open For: Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Contemporary
Zoe
333 Poydras St., Hotel New Orleans Downtown, New Orleans, LA 70130 [Map It]
(504) 207-5018

Neighborhood: Central Business District/Downtown
Attire: Business Casual
Price Range: $$$
Open For: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Call ahead for hours)
Cuisine Type/s: Cajun, Contemporary

Description: Welcome to Zoe, where southern cuisine is fused with contemporary flair. Innovative food and craft cocktails are served in sleek surroundings.
 
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