We Dat’s Chicken & Shrimp, Gretna, LA Report #501

***** FREE BONUS REPORT AT THE END ***** Have I fallen on hard times? Going from dining at The Court of Two Sisters last night to eating in the food court in the Oakwood Mall in Gretna, La., today? Or did I blow my life savings last night and this is all I can afford… Continue reading We Dat’s Chicken & Shrimp, Gretna, LA Report #501

Trenasse, New Orleans, LA Report #499

If you’re walking around the New Orleans Central Business District looking for this restaurant, you won’t find it. You need to be looking for the InterContinental Hotel. It’s located on the first floor of that building. The main entrance to the restaurant (where you have to see the hostess to be seated), is located under… Continue reading Trenasse, New Orleans, LA Report #499

Clesi’s, New Orleans, LA Report #498

It’s COOLinary month here in New Orleans and this is my second meal. Had a good one last night at Charlie’s Steak House. When I was online perusing menus, the one for this place looked pretty good, so I had to get in here and give it a try. There isn’t much room at all… Continue reading Clesi’s, New Orleans, LA Report #498

Blaze Pizza, New Orleans, LA Report #497

I didn’t know this place existed. We came down here into the CBD to have the COOLinary lunch at Willa Jean. After waiting for a bit to be seated, we were told they weren’t doing the COOlinary lunch today! And they couldn’t tell us why. Well, we had to feed a parking meter to park… Continue reading Blaze Pizza, New Orleans, LA Report #497

Charlie’s Steak House, New Orleans, LA Report #496

It’s COOLinary time! My favorite time of year. For the entire month of August restaurants all over New Orleans are putting together prix-fixe lunch and dinner menus for a special price. Here’s the official link for more information and a list of the participating restaurants: https://www.neworleans.com/coolinary/ I haven’t been to this steakhouse since before Hurricane… Continue reading Charlie’s Steak House, New Orleans, LA Report #496

Evangeline, New Orleans, LA Report #495

I was perusing the internet searching new restaurants to try, and this place caught my eye. Their website claims they have, “The French Quarter’s Best Cajun Cuisine”. Man, that’s quite a claim! So I had to do something I don’t do that often. Slide down into the bowels of the French Quarter and check them… Continue reading Evangeline, New Orleans, LA Report #495

Thai Ocha, Metairie, LA Report #494

To help keep my slim, sexy body (take my word for it), I go bike riding in Bucktown every Saturday night. After, I eat like a pig to replace all the calories I burned! Tonight, we were in the mood for Thai. Mama Thai is right across the street from the bike path, but they’ve… Continue reading Thai Ocha, Metairie, LA Report #494

Pepper On 23, Belle Chasse, LA Report #493

If you think of Louisiana as a boot, LA. Hwy. 23 is the road that leads all the way down to the toe (picture # 3 above). Thus, the name of this place. It’s located on Hwy. 23. Not sure who Pepper is. There’s a bunch of reasons you’d want to make the drive down… Continue reading Pepper On 23, Belle Chasse, LA Report #493

Stuph’D Beignets & Burgers, New Orleans, LA Report #492

I’m pretty sure everyone knows what beignets are. Those wonderful pieces of fried dough sprinkled with powdered sugar. Thanks to the iconic CafĂ© du Monde, New Orleans is famous for them. This place takes beignets to the next level, serving savory ones as well as sweet. We decided to sample both. For the savory we… Continue reading Stuph’D Beignets & Burgers, New Orleans, LA Report #492

Cathay Imperial, Metairie, LA Report #491

(SPECIAL BONUS REPORT INCLUDED! STAY TUNED TO THE END!) or just skip to the end if you’re impatient A long time ago, back in the days of record stores, there was one out here named Memory Lane Records. I was always a fan of oldies, and they carried a great selection. I would shop there… Continue reading Cathay Imperial, Metairie, LA Report #491