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.
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.
SoBou
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.
La Petite Grocery
Food store turned bistro, this is a real local favourite with a constantly changing menu.
Luke
Brasserie-style fun food.
Wolfe’s in the Warehouse
Classic New Orleans style hotel restaurant.
Rib Room
For the carnivore in us all.
Root
With a menu of Southern-inspired fusion cuisine split into sections like Socials" and "Middles"
Ralph’s on the Park
By locals for locals' - but you might aswell try it anway.
Elizabeth’s
Real Food, Done Real Good - the tagline says it all...
Mulate’s
Authentic music with some much encouraged dancing - oh, and some food on the side.
Napoleon House
Good drinks, great atmosphere and a near-perfect Pimms.
Cochon
Old-fashioned food in a fashionable environment.
Coquette
Marigny Brasserie
A chic restaurant with an interesting crowd.
Joey K’s
Funky neighbourhood restaurant for lawyers and locals alike.
Tujague’s
The city's oldest stand up bar and a strictly prix-fixe menu.
Restaurant Patois
A well-kept local secret.
Stanley
Quality cooking from an experimental chef.
Acme Oyster House
Well-loved oyster house with a DIY touch.
Besh Steak House
A flashy but functional treat for meat-lovers.
Herbsaint
Best for attentive service.
Port of Call
For a high-quality burger, this is a definite port of call.
Domenica
Rustic Italian food with a designer backdrop.
Mandina’s
Creole Italian cooking in a relaxed environment.
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.
Vizard’s
Loved local chef serves up classic Louisiana dishes.
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.
Bayona
A culinary adventure, perfect for foodies.
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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