Martin’s Wine Cellar is a grocery and liquor store in Uptown that sells really good sandwiches.
February 1, 2024
Jacques-Imo’s in Uptown is part-restaurant, part-party, and one place in New Orleans that could never exist anywhere else.
January 11, 2024
Tipitina’s is one of the best spots to see live music in New Orleans, and it regularly hosts some of the biggest brass shows in the city.
August 29, 2023
The Bulldog in Uptown is where to go when you want to drink a few beers on a patio, and get completely away from the French Quarter.
The Maple Leaf in Uptown is a great bar to see some live music, often until 4am, and it hosts the Rebirth Brass Band every Tuesday.
Hot Tin is on the top floor of the Pontchartrain Hotel, and it’s one of our favorite rooftop bars in New Orleans.
You should eat your weight in oysters while in New Orleans, and Casamento’s on Magazine Street is the number one spot to do just that.
August 28, 2023
La Petite Grocery is where to go in the Garden District for great modern Creole food, and the best bowl of turtle ragu you’ll ever eat.
Luvi in Uptown is a fun spot to go split a ton of Shanghainese and Japanese dishes.
Dakar is a supper club-style spot on Magazine Street where the chef and owner cooks dishes inspired by the food of his home country Senegal.
The biggest draw at Gautreau’s, an Uptown French spot, is their garden, which is the perfect atmosphere for a sort-of fancy dinner.
Brigtsen's is an Uptown restaurant that feels like you're in another time period. They serve old-school Creole dishes and the space has a Victorian cottage vibe.
Head to Wayfare in Uptown for some pre-dinner charcuterie and wine, or bail on your dinner plans and get a sandwich.
May 4, 2018
Superior Seafood in the Garden District is the perfect place to sit back and relax as you try to your body weight in seafood.
May 3, 2018
Nomiya is a tiny ramen shop in the Garden District where you should expect to wait, but can also BYO while you do.
When you get out of a show at Tipitina’s, walk up to Le Bon Temps Roule to play some pool, catch more music, or just drink until sunrise.