Red’s Chinese, New Orleans, LA Report #278

I heard this place had great food.  I used to work in this neighborhood, but haven’t been down this way in some time.  I couldn’t remember seeing a Chinese restaurant in this area, so I got the address.  3048 St. Claude.  I’m driving down St. Claude, in the direction that the address numbers are increasing. … Continue reading Red’s Chinese, New Orleans, LA Report #278

St. Roch Market, New Orleans, LA Report #183

  This building dates back to 1875 when it was constructed as a state owned, open air market.  Since then it’s been several different things.  I had my first soft shelled crab poboy here back in the late 1970’s, when it was a seafood market and sandwich place.  After Hurricane Katrina in 2005, it sat… Continue reading St. Roch Market, New Orleans, LA Report #183

Bratz Y’all, New Orleans, LA Report #133

  This place is located in the Bywater neighborhood of New Orleans right next door to Pizza Delicious (Report #7).  I didn’t know we had any authentic German Restaurants in New Orleans since the Deutsches Haus packed up and moved to Metairie, but the owner is from Berlin so this is the real deal.  You… Continue reading Bratz Y’all, New Orleans, LA Report #133

Jack Dempsey’s, New Orleans, LA Report #124

  I never say anything about myself but here’s one tidbit of information.  I’m a retired New Orleans Police Officer.  That’s pertinent because this place is located three blocks away from the now defunct New Orleans Police Department 5th District Police Station, which was the first place I worked when I joined the NOPD in… Continue reading Jack Dempsey’s, New Orleans, LA Report #124

Pizza Delicious, New Orleans, LA Report #7

New Orleans isn’t a pizza town like New York or Chicago, so when I saw a social media post asking who had the best pizza in New Orleans and the vast majority of the respondents said this place, I had to go check it out. Don’t let looks deceive you. This isn’t the best neighborhood… Continue reading Pizza Delicious, New Orleans, LA Report #7