Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

New Orleans

Gambino’s Bakery
A NOLA institution, Gambino’s Bakery is known and loved for its delicious King Cakes, Doberge Cakes and a whole host of other sweet treats.
Lüke
The restaurant Lüke, from restaurateur and chef John Besh, is a brasserie with Franco-German style and Louisiana soul found in the New Orleans CBD.
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.
Merchant
A cafe in the Central Business District in New Orleans, Merchant offers rich espresso, buttery crepes, and hearty sandwiches.
Haydel’s Bakery
Known for its King Cakes and the maddeningly tasty Cajun Kringle, Haydel’s Bakery is one of the much-loved bakeries in New Orleans.
Johnny’s Po-Boys
A great place to sample New Orleans classics.
Li’l Dizzy’s Cafe
Creole soul food served by a wonderful host.
Cafe Adelaide
Creole cuisine in an amiable atmosphere.
Barcelona Tapas Cafe
Service with a (Spanish) smile.
Stein’s Deli
A mix of local and north-eastern deli food.
Parkway Bakery
A mini-museum bakery for families and small groups.
Domilise’s
Traditional po' boys - a local and family favourite.
La Divina Gelateria
Organic ice cream with old-world charm.
The Blue Room
A Sunday morning musical treat.
St James Cheese
Some of the most creative sandwiches in town.
Surrey’s Juice Bar
Good for veggies - a rare find in New Orleans.
Domenica
Rustic Italian food with a designer backdrop.
Port of Call
For a high-quality burger, this is a definite port of call.
Feelings Cafe
Tasty Creole food in a romantic setting.
Meltdown
Vegan popsicles for a hot day.
Clover Grill
1930s style diner, perfect for a late bite to eat.
Tee-Eva’s
Pralines and Pecan Pies - sweet American take-out. 
Jacques-Imo’s
The most talked about secret cafe in New Orleans.
Avenue Pub
Simple pub grub and great American craft beers.
Il Posto
Lovely Italian spot for lunch.
Palace Cafe
Musical and original, with one scrumptious savoury cheesecake.
Croissant d’Or
Cute pastry shop deep in the French Quarter.
Mahoney’s Po-Boy Shop
Fresh, local ingredients as loved by the locals.
Cafe du Monde
A quirky choice for those with a sweet tooth.
Tartine
Delicious french bakery and lunch treats - tres delicieux!
Rambla
Modern Spanish cuisine.
Slim Goodies
Cash-only diner with a jukebox soundtrack.
The Orange Couch
Delicious coffee amidst a cool crowd.
New Orleans Cake Cafe
Cakes, cakes and more cakes - what more could you want?
Crescent Pie & Sausage
Tasty variety of food in a casual atmosphere.
Sucrè
Late night dessert bar.
café b
Rib-sticking comfort food made with carefully selected produce...

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