New Orleans Restaurants
Family recipes that date back 100 years, bread pudding beckoning from a bed of decadent caramel sauce, fresh Redfish topped with jumbo lump crabmeat – if one thing’s for sure, it’s that food in New Orleans- from gumbo to grits- is a serious affair. In New Orleans, food is an art form and chefs are rock stars. And with more than 1,400 restaurants to choose from, everyone is sure to find meals to make their taste buds sing.
New Orleans restaurateurs and renowned chefs are passionate about their craft, and it shows in their achievements that are rarely, if ever, replicated outside the Crescent City. New Orleans racked up an impressive six James Beard nominations this year, and after your visit you’ll understand why.
The city’s Creole, Cajun and French signature dishes are just the tip of the menu. While exploring New Orleans’ culinary wonders, don’t forget to explore the offerings of other cuisines, including Latin, Mediterranean, Asian and Italian fare which infuse traditional preparation with an amazing array of South Louisiana spices, produce and seafood.
With over 1,000 restaurant options, browse our directory for insight into where to find the best food in neighborhoods across the city from seafood to. more
World-famous, New Orleans cuisine ranges from haute to down-home and it’s all delicious! Learn about the traditional dishes that you must sample. more
Visit during one of the city’s culinary festivals which pair our love of food with music, cocktails and education. Perfect for the established foodie. more