Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

New Orleans

Pêche Seafood Grill
A seafood restaurant from acclaimed chef Donald Link, Pêche Seafood Grill serves up wood-fired dishes from its rustic space in the Warehouse District.
Cochon Butcher
Cochon Butcher is an artisanal butcher, sandwich shop and wine bar that cures its own meats and serves superlative meats alongside a curated drinks list.
Willa Jean
At once a bakery, cafe and fully-fledged restaurant, Willa Jean is whatever you need it to be, offering meals throughout the day in the CBD.
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.
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.
Restaurant R’evolution
Found in the French Quarter, Cajun and Creole cuisine is the order of the day at Restaurant R'evolution, one of New Orleans’ finest restaurants.
Wolfe’s in the Warehouse
Classic New Orleans style hotel restaurant.
La Petite Grocery
Food store turned bistro, this is a real local favourite with a constantly changing menu.
Brasserie-style fun food.
Rib Room
For the carnivore in us all.
With a menu of Southern-inspired fusion cuisine split into sections like Socials" and "Middles"
Authentic music with some much encouraged dancing - oh, and some food on the side.
Ralph’s on the Park
By locals for locals' - but you might aswell try it anway.
Real Food, Done Real Good - the tagline says it all...
Napoleon House
Good drinks, great atmosphere and a near-perfect Pimms.
Old-fashioned food in a fashionable environment.
Marigny Brasserie
A chic restaurant with an interesting crowd.
The city's oldest stand up bar and a strictly prix-fixe menu.
Joey K’s
Funky neighbourhood restaurant for lawyers and locals alike.
Besh Steak House
A flashy but functional treat for meat-lovers.
Best for attentive service.
Restaurant Patois
A well-kept local secret.
Quality cooking from an experimental chef.
Acme Oyster House
Well-loved oyster house with a DIY touch.
Port of Call
For a high-quality burger, this is a definite port of call.
Rustic Italian food with a designer backdrop.
Creole Italian cooking in a relaxed environment.
Loved local chef serves up classic Louisiana dishes.
K-Paul’s Louisiana Kitchen
Cajun cooking at its best.
Yuki Izakaya
New Japanese yakitori bar.
La Crepe Nanou
Adorable little French bistro near Prytania Street.
A culinary adventure, perfect for foodies.
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Chain restaurant, but authentic local flavours.
Soniat House
A true New Orleans experience, perfect for romantic getaways.
A Mano
Back to basics Italian, formal but friendly.
Pelican Club
Perenially popular spot with particularly good appetizers.
Dickie Brennan’s
Butter-dripping steaks in more elegant surroundings.
Eiffel Society
Music, art and attitude - with some tasty global cuisine.
Emeril’s Delmonico
For a taste of golden age fine dining.

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