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Sense of Place: New Orleans - Map Points

RESTAURANTS

  • Ba Mien Restaurant
    Site: bamien.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=74|text=13235 Chef Menteur Hwy Ste C, New Orleans, LA 70129}
    Description: Authentic Vietnamese restaurant located in New Orleans East.
    Recommended By: Davis Rogan
    Media: Photo
  • Bacchanal
    Site: bacchanalwine.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=115|text=600 Poland Avenue New Orleans, LA 70117}
    Description: Get your wine and cheese up front, get your food and music out back. Help yourself, have fun, get funky, this ain't no Galatoire's!
    Recommended By: Ani DiFranco
    Media: Video
  • Bayona
    Site: bayona.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=75|text=430 Dauphine Street, New Orleans, LA 70112}
    Description: Located in the heart of the French Quarter, featuring Mediterranean, Asian and Indian cuisine.
    Recommended By: John Boutte
    Media: Photo
  • Boucherie
    Site: boucherie-nola.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=77|text=8115 Jeannette Street, New Orleans, LA 70118}
    Description: Contemporary Southern Cuisine. Chef Nathanial Zimet. Won "Best New Restaurant" from New Orleans Magazine.
    Recommended By: Davis Rogan
    Media: Photo
  • Cafe du Monde
    Site: cafedumonde.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=111|text=800 Decatur Street New Orleans, LA 70116}
    Description: You just can't visit New Orleans without having a beignet and coffee. A must stop in the French Quarter at the upper end of the French Market.
    Recommended By: General
    Media: Video
  • Casamento's Restaurant
    Site: casamentosrestaurant.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=79|text=4330 Magazine Street New Orleans, LA 70115}
    Description: The oyster poor boy still casts a spell in New Orleans.
    Recommended By: David Dye
    Media: Photo
  • Crescent City Pie & Sausage
    Site: crescentpieandsausage.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=80|text=4400 Banks Street, New Orleans, LA 70119}
    Description: A great neighborhood restaurant in an area that really needed new blood. Outstanding beer selection (how many places in town serve Arrogant Bastard?), great decor with an open kitchen and staff who are proud to work there.The mac and cheese was the bomb and pizzas are some of the best in New Orleans.
    Recommended By: Davis Rogan
    Media: Photo
  • Dooky Chase Restaurant
    Site: yelp.com/dooky-chase
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=71|text=2301 Orleans Avenue New Orleans, LA 70119}
    Description: The dining room is beautiful. Perfect for a dinner iwth friends or business meetings. Ms. Leah is older than Moses but usually still makes it out to the dining room to thank the diners for coming.
    Recommended By: Troy
    Media: Photo
  • Frady's One Stop Food Store
    Site: yelp.com/fradys
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=82|text=3231 Dauphine Street New Orleans, LA 70117}
    Description: One stop food store.
    Recommended By: Ani DiFranco
    Media: Photo
  • Herbsaint Bar and Restaurant
    Site: herbsaint.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=83|text=701 Saint Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130}
    Description: Chef Donald Link's Herbsaint Bar and Restaurant on historic Saint Charles Avenue features an acclaimed menu with French and Italian-inspired, yet distinctive Southern dishes and a dynamic wine list in a modern bistro setting.
    Recommended By: Davis Rogan
    Media: Photo
  • Liuzza's By The Track
    Site: yelp.com/liuzzas
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=87|text=1518 North Lopez Street, New Orleans, LA 70119}
    Description: A Mid-City landmark since 1947, is only minutes from the French Quarter and Central Business District. Family operated restaurant is treasured by locals for its recipes of down-home Louisiana, Cajun, authentic Italian and seafood dishes.
    Recommended By: Davis Rogan
    Media: Photo
  • Rue 127
    Site: rue127.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=88|text=127 North Carrollton Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70119}
    Description: New American Bistro
    Recommended By: John Boutte
    Media: Photo
  • Satsuma Cafe
    Site: satsumacafe.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=97|text=3218 Dauphine St New Orleans, LA 70117}
    Description: A favorite place to lurk in the Bywater. Good, strong cold-brewed iced coffee. Freshly juiced veggie and fruit juices. Yummy, yummy menu and plenty of whimsical eye candy.
    Recommended By: Ani DiFranco
    Media: Video

RESTAURANTS cont'd

  • The Joint
    Site: alwayssmokin.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=98|text=701 Mazant St New Orleans, LA 70117}
    Description: The Joint has been in top 10 BBQ lists in publications from Bon App'tit to Zagat. In July 2008, it was featured in Guy Fieri's Food Network program 'Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives.' In 2012, The Joint moved to its current location at 701 Mazant Street.
    Recommended By: Ani DiFranco
    Media: Video
  • VertiMarte Deli
    Site: yelp.com/verti-marte
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=96|text=1201 Royal Street New Orleans, LA 70116}
    Description: Don't be fooled by the rough convenience store appearance, the shrimp and oyster po boy was one of the best. Fried fresh, excellent sauce, soft French roll... seriously amazing.
    Recommended By: Troy
    Media: Video
  • Willie Mae's Restaurant
    Site: yelp.com/willie-maes
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=95|text=2401 Saint Ann Street New Orleans, LA 70119}
    Description: Jackson Square is a favorite site for visitors and locals. The artists, restaurants, museums, merchants and the square itself make Jackson Square one of the French Quarter's most popular destinations.
    Recommended By: Troy
    Media: Video
  • Zimmer's Seafood
    Site: yelp.com/zimmers
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=94|text=4915 Saint Anthony Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112}
    Description: Zimmer's Seafood has serviced the New Orleans area for almost 30 years. As good as it gets.
    Recommended By: John Boutte, Davis Rogan
    Media: Photo

Venues

  • Blue Nile
    Site: bluenilelive.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=76|text=532 Frenchmen Street, New Orleans, LA 70116}
    Description: The premiere live music venue in New Orleans. Located on historic Frenchmen St, it has been the home of countless top funk, blues, soul, and brass shows, featuring local, national and international acts.
    Recommended By: Ani DiFranco
    Media: Photo
  • Hi Ho Lounge
    Site: hiholounge.net
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=84|text=2239 Saint Claude Ave New Orleans, LA 70117}
    Description: A medium-sized music venue in Downtown New Orleans that features live local and touring acts three or four nights a week
    Recommended By: Davis Rogan, Ani DiFranco
    Media: Photo
  • Rock n' Bowl
    Site: rocknbowl.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=114|text=3000 South Carrollton Avenue New Orleans, LA 70118}
    Description: For well over a half-century, there has been a plein air artist colony at Jackson Square. Local artists paint, draw, create portraits and caricatures, and display their work on the square's iron fence. Some have been there for generations!
    Recommended By: General
    Media: Video
  • Siberia
    Site: siberianola.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=91|text=2227 Saint Claude Ave New Orleans, LA 70117 }
    Description: The only place in New Orleans to watch real metal, plus other music genres.
    Recommended By: Davis Rogan, Ani DiFranco
    Media: Photo
  • Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro
    Site: snugjazz.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=92|text=626 Frenchman Street, New Orleans, LA 70116}
    Description: For over 30 years, Snug Harbor has provided the best in live jazz
    Recommended By: John Boutte, Ani DiFranco
    Media: Photo
  • Spotted Cat Music Club
    Site: spottedcatmusicclub.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=108|text=623 Frenchmen Street New Orleans, LA 70116}
    Description: Quintessential live jazz music venue in the city of New Orleans, located just steps from the French Quarter in the Faubourg Marigny District.
    Recommended By: General
    Media: Video
  • Three Muses
    Site: thethreemuses.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=107|text=536 Frenchmen Street New Orleans, LA 70116}
    Description: Tapas Bar and chic music venue. The Three Muses brings together professionals in culinary, hospitality and music to create a chic, unique, smoke-free environment committed to quality and verve.
    Recommended By: Davis Rogan
    Media: Video
  • Tipatina's
    Site: tipitinas.com
    Map: {phocamaps view=link|id=112|text=501 Napoleon Avenue New Orleans, LA 70115}
    Description: This famous landmark facing the Mississippi River is surrounded by historic buildings, including the St. Louis Cathedral, the Presbytere and Cabildo (Louisiana State Museums), not to mention the Lower and Upper Pontalba Apartments, the oldest apartment buildings in the U.S.! The Pontalba Apartments offer retail shops, museums, galleries and restaurants on the ground level; their second and third floors still house a selection of prestigious apartments.
    Recommended By: Troy, Davis Rogan
    Media: Video

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