Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

New Orleans

Salon Restaurant by Sucré
An elegant mid-century space with modern sensibilities, the Salon Restaurant by Sucré offers brunch, afternoon tea and dinner in the French Quarter.
Satsuma Cafe
A cafe committed to serving nourishing, local, and organic food in the boho area of Bywater in New Orleans, Satsuma Cafe is a neighbourhood favourite.
Saturn Bar
Dive bar, best on weeknights.
Save Our Cemeteries
Walking tours of the spooky - and historical - cemeteries throughout the City.
Sazerac Bar
Dapper bar for those with manners and a smart style.
A modern Israeli restaurant from chefs Alon Shaya and John Best, Shaya is one of New Orleans’ leading culinary spots and the best new restaurant in America.
Signature Livery
Signature Livery is a limousine and airport transfer service based in New Orleans, Louisiana - with a range of vehicles they provide an excellent service
Slice Pizzeria
Nice for a slice of gourmet pizza.
Slim Goodies
Cash-only diner with a jukebox soundtrack.
Snake & Jake’s Christmas Club Lounge
A dive bar and a New Orleans institution, Snake & Jake’s Christmas Club Lounge is the place for cheap beer and good times...
Snug Harbor
A popular jazz club with a welcoming crowd.
SoBou is a much-loved New Orleans restaurant and bar with a flurry of awards and accolades to its name, serving small plates of Louisiana street food.
Soniat House
A true New Orleans experience, perfect for romantic getaways.
Southern Food Museum
An informative story of food, drink and getting a little tipsy.
Spa at Ritz-Carlton
Luxurious pampering for those in need.
St James Cheese
Some of the most creative sandwiches in town.
St. Joe’s Bar
Dark but welcoming bar.
Quality cooking from an experimental chef.
Steamboat Natchez
Perfect for a romantic night-time dinner cruise.
Stein’s Deli
A mix of local and north-eastern deli food.
Late night dessert bar.
Surrey’s Juice Bar
Good for veggies - a rare find in New Orleans.
Swizzle Stick Bar
West Indies-themed bar attached to Cafe Adelaide.
Sylvain is a Southern gastropub, found steps from Jackson Square, with historical roots and a prodigiously tempting menu of food and cocktails.
Delicious french bakery and lunch treats - tres delicieux!
Pralines and Pecan Pies - sweet American take-out. 
The Best Brunch in New Orleans
Brunch in New Orleans is a ritual - from cajun favourites to more traditional dishes these are the six places to visit if you're hanging out on the Bayou
The Blue Room
A Sunday morning musical treat.
The Cabildo
Spend a morning at the Cabildo or Presbytere.
The Club Ms Mae’s
A New Orleans dive bar with a storied past, The Club Ms Mae’s serves cheap drinks 24/7. It's a top stop on any NOLA bucket list.
The Country Club
This exclusive-feeling spot at Wynn is a favorite of those hitting the links, but is also open to the public.
The Hg2 Hot Cities List 2012
Ever the purveyors of up-and-coming cities, a new year brings yet another opportunity for Hg2 to publish the annual hot cities list!
The Hookah
Middle-Eastern styled club playing soulful tunes.
The Maison
A live music institution on New Orleans’ Frenchman Street, The Maison offers up performances of jazz, as well as a restaurant with plenty of Southern style.
The Metropolitan
A vast warehouse club, The Metropolitan is a popular choice for those who want to dance until the early hours of the morning in New Orleans.
The Orange Couch
Delicious coffee amidst a cool crowd.
The Presbytere
Centuries old building with museum on Mardi Gras.
The Republic
VIPs and indie-rock fans mingle in this converted warehouse location.
The Roosevelt
A recently renovated, elegant retreat.

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