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Food and restaurants in New Orleans

Top restaurants

Wine Bar
“Fine Wine & Spirits accented w/cheese. Live music on a lush back patio. An atmosphere that can never be duplicated!”
  • 450 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“Iconic New Orleans cafe known for café au laits, chicory coffee & beignets since 1862. Open 24hours a day!”
  • 280 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
“This is my favorite place to get a Roast Beef Poboy. They serve Barq's root beer in a bottle and have great bread pudding. It is a one stop shop to hit a lot of New Orleans classics. ”
  • 312 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
“Also on our top 10 list. This is the place that really started the creole trend, and made NOLA the foodie city it is. A MUST Go place. We especially love their Sunday Jazz Brunch, but their lunch specials are a well kept local secret bargain”
  • 275 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“ AMAZING pizza. Its my personal favorite and it’s super quirky and definitely a hipster spot. Next door is Bratz y'all, Down the street is a cool beer brewery called Parleaux Beer Lab and Bud Rips & markey's bar (Probably the best hipster dive bars, quite the eclectic New Orleans crowd but so fun)”
  • 210 locals recommend
Market
“A selection of different food places in one location. Outside seating also available for great weather and nice view. ”
  • 237 locals recommend
Restaurant
“I know there are several drag brunch options out there but this is The Original. The interiors of this place are so beautiful they will take your breath away. Locally renowned chefs are putting out food you will tell everyone about. Classic cocktails served in a super fun atmosphere. Plus, there's a pool and cabana bar! *no kiddos allowed here.”
  • 241 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“Mimi's in the Marigny features live music every night of the week, without fail! The bar has two levels "“ the downstairs is a more relaxed scene with a bar and pool tables, while the upstairs is exclusively reserved for dancing and jazz. Mimi's offers a unique menu of Spanish-inspired tapas items, including goat cheese croquetas, calamari con chorizo, and patatas bravas. The local vibes, funky music, and authentic New Orleans atmosphere at Mimi's can't be beat, so be sure to check it out! ”
  • 216 locals recommend

Cafes

Gift Shop
“Iconic New Orleans cafe known for café au laits, chicory coffee & beignets since 1862. Open 24hours a day!”
  • 280 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
“In 1998, Elizabeth's Restaurant opened in the historic Bywater neighborhood of New Orleans, as a fun hangout, with really good food, where everyone could afford to eat and enjoy. Its motto is "Real food, done real good." ”
  • 215 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Satsuma Cafe hones a hipster vibe in the Bywater neighborhood. The vegan curry scramble with roasted sweet potato, kale, and cauliflower flavor blends are spot on. Mexican tacos and fluffy blueberry pancakes are hometown and out of town favorites. ”
  • 208 locals recommend
Café
“This is a nice breakfast place. What I personally like about it is that it is in a neighborhood and patrons can sit outside to enjoy the neighborhood. There is a very nice, relaxed atmosphere about the place. The food’s good too.”
  • 168 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Serving delicious Cafe Au Lait and fresh beignets 24 hours a day, this classic New Orleans joint began in the French Quarter a century ago. The waitstaff is of particular interest.”
  • 148 locals recommend
Donut Shop
“OMG!! When you gotta gotta have that donut fix! It's right here and you'll thank me.. Lol”
  • 128 locals recommend
Café
“Walking distance! Delicious! I always get the breakfast tacos and pastries. And their coffee is a favorite for my friends. Get there before you are too hungry in case there is a line. NOTE: Only outdoor seating.”
  • 130 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Funky little coffee shop near our favorite neighborhood grocery, Canseco’s.”
  • 122 locals recommend

Bakeries

Sandwich Place
“This is my favorite place to get a Roast Beef Poboy. They serve Barq's root beer in a bottle and have great bread pudding. It is a one stop shop to hit a lot of New Orleans classics. ”
  • 312 locals recommend
Café
“This is a nice breakfast place. What I personally like about it is that it is in a neighborhood and patrons can sit outside to enjoy the neighborhood. There is a very nice, relaxed atmosphere about the place. The food’s good too.”
  • 168 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
“The BEST cannoli you will ever eat. Ever... Historic, Sicilian establishment and New Orleans staple since 1905. You will absolutely miss out if you pass this one by. Gelato, pastries, biscotti, espresso, and other Sicilian treats. ”
  • 149 locals recommend
Bakery
“Fresh DELICIOUS pastries plus coffee, breakfast, lunch, etc. A least go for the wonderful aroma and to lust at their pastry case”
  • 97 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Great stop for breakfast and coffee (with and without alcohol). Food is amazing and the staff is friendly. Great selection of baked goods too. In the Bywater area, but an easy drive from the rental right down Elysian Fields. ”
  • 73 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
“Sucré has the most delicious homemade gelato, chocolates and dazzling cakes! Fabulous!”
  • 70 locals recommend
Bakery
“Small bakery right around the corner. So good. Limited menu/ creative dishes”
  • 49 locals recommend
Café
“Croissants, coffee, and French Quarter atmosphere without the crowds. Check hours b/c they tend to close early. ”
  • 66 locals recommend
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