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

Big Ez Seafood, Gretna, LA Report #182

  When I walked in here for dinner tonight a really had my mind set on some boiled crawfish.  I haven’t had any yet this year.  When I heard they were $6.89 a pound I changed my mind.  More than I was willing to pay. Nice clean little place.  Some really plush stools if you… Continue reading Big Ez Seafood, Gretna, LA Report #182

Theo’s Neighborhood Pizza, Harahan, LA Report #181

  Theo’s has four locations.  This is the Elmwood location,on Clearview Parkway in Harahan.  They have Root Beer Floats!  I like that.  They only serve thin crust pizzas, so don’t come here looking for a deep dish or pan style crust.  For an additional charge you can get gluten free crust if you’re into that… Continue reading Theo’s Neighborhood Pizza, Harahan, LA Report #181

Banh Mi Boys, Metairie, LA Report #180

  This place has an address of 5001 Airline Dr., but if you’re driving down Airline looking for it, you might miss it.  It’s off Airline a bit, on Transcontinental Dr., right across the street from Short Stop Poboys .  But I tell you what.  After eating the sandwiches here, I’ll always opt for this… Continue reading Banh Mi Boys, Metairie, LA Report #180

Port Of Call, New Orleans, LA Report #179

  I was born in New Orleans in the 1960’s and have been here ever since.  So has this place, located right on the eastern edge of the French Quarter.  As long as I can remember I’ve heard that this is THE place to get a burger.   They’re supposedly the best in the world. … Continue reading Port Of Call, New Orleans, LA Report #179

Bravo, Metairie, LA Report #178

  We tried to go to a restaurant near this place and there was an hour wait for a table.  I was too hungry to wait an hour.  I get grumpy when I get hungry.  And mean.  So we started driving around aimlessly not knowing where we were going to eat dinner but knowing it… Continue reading Bravo, Metairie, LA Report #178

District Donuts, New Orleans, LA Report #177

  This is the Lakeview location.  I hear everyone refer to this place just as District Donuts, but I guess technically the name of the place is District Donuts.Sliders.Brews.  That’s a better name since they’re about so much more than donuts.  But the donuts are special.  At least the one I had was!  More on… Continue reading District Donuts, New Orleans, LA Report #177