Twisted Waffles, New Orleans, LA Report #225

Normally Sunday breakfast for me consist of some kind of egg dish, grits and pancakes.  Always pancakes.  Pancakes, pancakes and more pancakes.  But today, I decided to do something crazy.  Switch to waffles!  You only live once. This place has only been open for about three months but I’ve already heard good things about it. … Continue reading Twisted Waffles, New Orleans, LA Report #225

Freddie’s Chicken N’ Waffles, New Orleans, LA Report #213

This place is located in Algiers, on the Westbank of New Orleans.  The mural inside depicts a historic New Orleans neighborhood called Algiers Point. You can order off the breakfast or lunch menu any time of day. We decided on this plus a pancake: And the food: When we arrived the place was basically empty. … Continue reading Freddie’s Chicken N’ Waffles, New Orleans, LA Report #213

Surrey’s Café & Juice Bar, New Orleans, LA Report #212

This place bills itself as New Orleans oldest organic juice bar.  I could care less about juice.  I want FOOD!  And what a glorious place it is for food! Small little cramped joint, so if you have to wait for a table you’ll be waiting outside.  There are some trees around so at least you’ll… Continue reading Surrey’s Café & Juice Bar, New Orleans, LA Report #212

Wakin’ Bakin’, New Orleans, LA Report #204

  Sometimes it’s hard to find a good, Sunday morning breakfast place that’s not packed. I think I found one! Nice variety on the menu, and in true New Orleans style, a breakfast drink menu so you can start your Sunday with a buzz! We decided on: And the food: My dining partner had the… Continue reading Wakin’ Bakin’, New Orleans, LA Report #204

Brown Butter, New Orleans, LA Report #194

This place popped up on my radar as a good place to have breakfast.  After eating there, I agree!  We decided on the Boudin Hash, Grits, Honey Cluck’n Biskit and the Poutine & Eggs.   And here was the food: Boudin is a pork and rice sausage.  They combined it with chopped potatoes to make… Continue reading Brown Butter, New Orleans, LA Report #194

American Pie Diner, Kenner, LA Report #188

**********  PERMANENTLY CLOSED  **********     I’ve passed by this place dozens of times and never thought about stopping in.  Soon I have to pick up someone from the airport with a late flight, and was trying to find restaurants open late in the area.  This place is open 24/7, so I looked at the… Continue reading American Pie Diner, Kenner, LA Report #188

Red Gravy, New Orleans, LA Report #185

I’m not sure if I should say this place is strange or the people that work there are.  We walk in and inform the hostess we have a party of three.  She says they don’t have tables for three and asks us to sit at the bar.  We don’t want to sit at the bar. … Continue reading Red Gravy, New Orleans, LA Report #185