Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

New Orleans

Bold Southern flavours in a modern restaurant.
Honey Island Swamp Tours
Travel through the Louisiana swamp, saying hello to alligators and bald eagles.
Blue Nile
Live music and lively dancing.
Mahoney’s Po-Boy Shop
Fresh, local ingredients as loved by the locals.
Hearty Italian fare.
British gastropub with a twist.
Cafe du Monde
A quirky choice for those with a sweet tooth.
La Provence
Home-grown French grub in a far out location.
Delicious french bakery and lunch treats - tres delicieux!
Audubon Park
Public park with jog and bike tracks.
Tommy’s Cuisine
Perfect for a good time and an excellent Creole-Italian meal.
Themed meals in a cottage-style restaurant.
Bistro Daisy
French meals to remember.
What started out as a roving Purple Truck serving Southern food turned into one of the hippest new restaurants in New Orleans.
Jack Dempsey’s
Big portions for big appetites.
Creole and Cajun cuisine, served in a cosy Victorian cottage.
Ye Olde College Inn
A new take on an old favourite.
Slim Goodies
Cash-only diner with a jukebox soundtrack.
Modern Spanish cuisine.
Absinthe followed by a (probably needed) lie down on a Victorian fainting couch.
Royal Sonesta
An unexpectedly charming hotel, perfect for art lovers.
St. Joe’s Bar
Dark but welcoming bar.
GW Fins
A nautical and noisy seafood restaurant.
Mid-City Lanes Rock ‘n’ Bowl
Bowling with (often famous) live bands to help you dance your way down the lanes.
Louisiana Music Factory
Music worth listening to.
The Hookah
Middle-Eastern styled club playing soulful tunes.
Dick and Jenny’s
Special New Orleans cuisine - with a long waiting list.
Crescent Pie & Sausage
Tasty variety of food in a casual atmosphere.
House on Bayou Road
A cosy and somehow out of the way and secluded stay yet still in the heart of the city...
Dooky Chase
Great find in a not-so-great area.
Watch a TV chef in action serving world-class food.
The Orange Couch
Delicious coffee amidst a cool crowd.
New Orleans Cake Cafe
Cakes, cakes and more cakes - what more could you want?
Unique wine bar, with music at weekends.
La Riviera
Cosmetics and other high-end beauty products line the shelves at La Riviera.
La Boca
 Keeping the history alive in the quaint cobbled streets and the old and somewhat decrepit architecture, La Boca there is something for everyone the football for the Boys and and spanish dancing for the Girls. 
Whitney Zoo to Do
Spend a night with wild animals and the city's chicest social set at the Audubon Nature Institute's Whitney Zoo to Do.
Aidan Gill
Once in a lifetime haircut experience.

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