Antoine’s Famous Cakes & Pastries, Gretna, LA Report #261

I moved to the Westbank of New Orleans 22 years ago.  The Home Depot I frequent is right across the street from this bakery, and one of my favorite Mexican joints, La Fiesta, is on the same street a couple blocks away.  That being said, I’ve driven past this place a hundred times and somehow… Continue reading Antoine’s Famous Cakes & Pastries, Gretna, LA Report #261

Antoine’s Restaurant, New Orleans, LA Report #100

For my 100th report I decided to go somewhere special.  It was also my anniversary weekend, so I decided to bring my wife along with me.  What could be more special than the oldest continually operating restaurant in America?  Antoine’s it was. When the now world famous Café Du Monde opened and started selling beignets… Continue reading Antoine’s Restaurant, New Orleans, LA Report #100