Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

New Orleans

Celebration Distillation
Witness the rum distilling process - then have a taste or two.
Bulldog
An impressive beer list - and a handy seafood shop just across the road.
K-Paul’s Louisiana Kitchen
Cajun cooking at its best.
Yuki Izakaya
New Japanese yakitori bar.
W.I.N.O.
An incredible range of wines to taste, and some nibbles too.
Art Market
Find unique souvenirs in a market which sprawls across Palmer Park.
Backstreet Cultural Museum
Museum containing unique traditions of New Orleans' African-American community.
Jacques-Imo’s
The most talked about secret cafe in New Orleans.
Crescent City Farmers Market
Vendors of fresh produce, as well as sweeter treats.
La Crepe Nanou
Adorable little French bistro near Prytania Street.
Le Foret
A french cocoon of luxury.
Vizard’s
Loved local chef serves up classic Louisiana dishes.
Oz
Popular gay bar with drag contests every Wednesday night.
Bayona
A culinary adventure, perfect for foodies.
Hansen’s Sno-Bliz
Nice ices on a summer's day.
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Chain restaurant, but authentic local flavours.
Southern Food Museum
An informative story of food, drink and getting a little tipsy.
Il Posto
Lovely Italian spot for lunch.
Saturn Bar
Dive bar, best on weeknights.
Molly’s At the Market
Eccentric Irish Pub.
New Orleans Artworks
Glassworks, with tours and short classes available.
Grand Isle
Seafood in high-end fishing shack. A sea-lover's dream.
Snug Harbor
A popular jazz club with a welcoming crowd.
Ponderosa Stomp
Performing Arts festival featuring some long-lost acts.
Avenue Pub
Simple pub grub and great American craft beers.
Newcomb Art Gallery
Art school with a much sought-after gallery of work.
Restaurant August
World-class quality from a world-class chef.
Soniat House
A true New Orleans experience, perfect for romantic getaways.
A Mano
Back to basics Italian, formal but friendly.
Eiffel Society
Music, art and attitude - with some tasty global cuisine.
M.S. Rau Antiques
A nearly century-old antique emporium.
Jean Lafitte Historical Park
Huge park system with much to see and do.
Maison Dupuy
A plush hotel in the heart of the French quarter.
Loa
Cool hangout with a voodoo vibe.
Mississippi River Ferry
Fun and informative ferry trip.
Palace Cafe
Musical and original, with one scrumptious savoury cheesecake.
Emeril’s Delmonico
For a taste of golden age fine dining.
Cooking Experience
Cook Creole for yourself.
Pelican Club
Perenially popular spot with particularly good appetizers.
Pere Marquette
Jazz, style and the best cocktails in town.

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