Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

New Orleans

Quality cooking from an experimental chef.
Port of Call
For a high-quality burger, this is a definite port of call.
Rustic Italian food with a designer backdrop.
Eleven 79
Classic Italian-American.
Nola Restaurant
Two-story restaurant with a fun atomsphere.
Creole Italian cooking in a relaxed environment.
Mother’s Restaurant
Popular with tourists and locals alike - good, New Orleans style food.
Oyster restaurant which doesn't do summer.
Yuki Izakaya
New Japanese yakitori bar.
K-Paul’s Louisiana Kitchen
Cajun cooking at its best.
La Crepe Nanou
Adorable little French bistro near Prytania Street.
Le Foret
A french cocoon of luxury.
Loved local chef serves up classic Louisiana dishes.
Grand Isle
Seafood in high-end fishing shack. A sea-lover's dream.
Soniat House
A true New Orleans experience, perfect for romantic getaways.
Restaurant August
World-class quality from a world-class chef.
A Mano
Back to basics Italian, formal but friendly.
A culinary adventure, perfect for foodies.
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Chain restaurant, but authentic local flavours.
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.
Pelican Club
Perenially popular spot with particularly good appetizers.
Exclusive, high-end food.
Commander’s Palace
One of the most famous restaurants in America - a lighter approach to Creole cuisine.
Martinique Bistro
Some of the best food in New Orleans, but little discovered.
Mat & Naddie’s
Delightful hideaway serving contemporary Louisiana cooking.
Bold Southern flavours in a modern restaurant.
Hearty Italian fare.
British gastropub with a twist.
Ye Olde College Inn
A new take on an old favourite.
Jack Dempsey’s
Big portions for big appetites.
Bistro Daisy
French meals to remember.
La Cote Brasserie
Artfully elegant restaurant inside the Renaissance Arts Hotel.
What started out as a roving Purple Truck serving Southern food turned into one of the hippest new restaurants in New Orleans.
Tommy’s Cuisine
Perfect for a good time and an excellent Creole-Italian meal.
La Provence
Home-grown French grub in a far out location.
Creole and Cajun cuisine, served in a cosy Victorian cottage.
Themed meals in a cottage-style restaurant.
Chic french bistro serving unpretentious cuisine.

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