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Brown Butter Southern Kitchen & Bar
Contemporary Southern | Mid-City / City Park
Vessel NOLA
Contemporary American | Mid-City / City Park
Cafe Minh
Vietnamese | Mid-City / City Park
Revel Cafe and Bar
American | Mid-City / City Park
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748 reviews
American | Uptown, New Orleans

Cavan is wonderful...never disappoints! Food, drinks, service, and atmosphere were perfect! More

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Meauxbar BistroMeauxbar Bistro
843 reviews
Bistro | French Quarter, New Orleans

Fantastic!!! Don’t miss going to this place. Best caesar salad with burrata cheese. Great atmosphere and bar. Worth the drive from California. More

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The SteakhouseThe Steakhouse
1143 reviews
Steakhouse | Central Business District, New Orleans

Excellent food & service. Highly recommend to all. Can't wait to go back. More

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538 reviews
Seafood | Central Business District, New Orleans

Dinner after day at WWII Museum. Service was great and very helpful on choices of what to choose to eat. Enjoyed the oysters very much. More

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Josephine EstelleJosephine Estelle
931 reviews
Contemporary Italian | Central Business District, New Orleans

Food and service was some of the best I've ever experienced. Good glass list of Italian wines More

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Shrimp Boil at Mr. Gregory'sShrimp Boil at Mr. Gregory's
154 reviews
Creole / Cajun / Southern | French Quarter, New Orleans

This is by far the best kept hidden jewel in NOLA. The educational cooking lesson, the variety of ingredients, tasty food and atmosphere make this a truly enjoyable experience. Mr Gregory was so entertaining and the singer provided a great dining atmosphere. More

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697 reviews
Italian | Uptown, New Orleans

Absolutely amazing experience! Food was exceptional and so was the service! More

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289 reviews
Steakhouse | Metairie, New Orleans

Absolutely love it...from service to food to ambiance....perfect. And my companion was the cherry on top. More

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New Orleans's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
MeMe's Bar & Grille1. MeMe's Bar & Grille
29 reviews
American | Chalmette, New Orleans

Love th food n the employee are very polite I love going 2 meme on my date night with the hubby More

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Bistro Daisy2. Bistro Daisy
464 reviews
American | Uptown, New Orleans

Absolutely wonderful as usual! I’ve been coming here since they opened. The service, ambiance and food are divine. More

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GW Fins3. GW Fins
10278 reviews
Seafood | French Quarter, New Orleans

Amazing experience from the moment we arrived. Very welcoming, tremendous service, fabulous food, superb ambiance. Loved it, loved it, loved it. More

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Effervescence4. Effervescence
64 reviews
Tapas / Small Plates | French Quarter, New Orleans

It was nice. My server Ed was very attentive and so was my host. They repeatedly checked on us to make sure we were taken care of. I will be back again. More

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Gallagher's Grill5. Gallagher's Grill
567 reviews
Steakhouse | Covington, New Orleans

Excellent food! Best steak on the Northshore, Pompano dish is wonderful and the mixed grill with Quail and Lamb was outstanding More

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New Orleans restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Agave HouseAgave House
Mexican | Mid-City / City Park, New Orleans

A modern, upscale Mexican restaurant with an outside patio and a rooftop area in New Orleans right by the University Medical Center New Orleans.More

Copper Vine Wine PubCopper Vine Wine Pub
Contemporary American | Central Business District, New Orleans

Copper Vine is a wine gastropub… a winepub. Our mission is to make wine accessible to everyone, to democratize wine. Wine should be easy and fun, not intimidating. Housed in a historic, Victorian building originally constructed in 1894, our aim is to be the neighborhood gathering place for downtown New Orleans with a simple, approachable menu that you can eat every day. With 30 different wines on tap, each pour the perfect temperature, we can ensure every glass tastes like the first sip. Sourced from the best local breweries, we promise that our eight beers on tap will go down just as smoothly. More

Discover New Orleans

French, Spanish and Creole influences evolved New Orleans cuisine into a genre all its own. Combine Gulf coast seafood, a butter-based sauce and Cajun spices, and you’re looking at a classic Nola dish. Take the famed crawfish boil, for instance, which locals advise is best eaten as a family. In the aftermath of hurricane Katrina, the restaurant industry banded together to support their city in the wake of serious devastation. New restaurants began opening their doors, and today you’ll find a wealth of cuisines that span the classics to modern reinventions to everything in between.