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The Musical Old U.S. Mint

“We’re not a nightclub; it’s a museum,” says Greg Lambousy, Director of Collections at the Old U.S. Mint. He’s talking about the brand-new third floor performance space, which is part […]

Good Deed on a Dime at Liberty’s Kitchen and Cafe Reconcile

For many of us, giving a donation to a charitable cause is a great idea in theory but a challenge in reality. If you’re not able to cough up that […]

The Last Supper of The Man Who Ate New Orleans

[Updated] On October 21, Rev. Ray Cannata, star of the upcoming film The Man Who Ate New Orleans, will complete his goal of eating at every restaurant in New Orleans. […]

In Good Company at The Company Burger

I have never been left so speechless after taking a bite of a burger. I’ve written many articles on specialty burgers, fast food burgers, diner burgers, but nothing compares to […]

A Buffet Revival at East Buffet

In these times of economic hardship, even food snobs need to get their noses out of the air and give those good ol’ fashioned all-you-can-eat buffets a second chance. This […]

Cheap and Chill at Chill Out Cafe

If you have ever googled Thai food in New Orleans, you’ll see a disproportionate amount of Thai restaurants Uptown. This odd clustering of similar eateries leads to two unfortunate outcomes: […]

Chicken ‘n’ Waffles: Watch Out, Roscoe

For years, Roscoe’s House of Chicken’ N’ Waffles has been the most notorious restaurant to serve this interesting combo. Unfortunately for Louisianans, Roscoe’s is almost 2,000 miles away in Los […]

Say What?

With the summer coming to a close, many people are taking last second road trips to maximize vacation time. Though the swamps and bayous provide gorgeous scenery for these long […]

Rice Behind Bars

You don’t have to go to a Chinese restaurant to find delicious fried rice. Instead of paying $8 to $12 for a plate of shrimp fried rice at a sit-down […]

Caribbean Carry-Out

Although many think of New Orleans as the northernmost city of the Caribbean, there is a surprisingly small number of Caribbean restaurants in town.  If you’ve got a hankering for […]