Jaeger’s Seafood and Oyster House, Jefferson, LA Report #426

This restaurant has been around since 1948. The third picture above was one of their restaurants in New Orleans, on Elysian Fields Ave. I grew up less than a mile from that one and we loved it. There was another location in New Orleans at West End. Both of those are long gone, but this… Continue reading Jaeger’s Seafood and Oyster House, Jefferson, LA Report #426

Acme Oyster House, Metairie, LA Report #419

This place got it’s start in the French Quarter of New Orleans in 1910. They still have a location there, this location, and according to their website they also have one in Baton Rouge, Gulf Shores and Houston. I came out here to the Metairie location to avoid the hassle of parking in the French… Continue reading Acme Oyster House, Metairie, LA Report #419

Don’s Seafood, Metairie, LA Report #414

The original Don’s Seafood opened in Lafayette, Louisiana, in 1934. I’m not sure when this location opened, but it’ been here as long as I can remember. Located on a main drag in Metairie, I’ve driven past it countless times. When this place comes up and I tell someone I’ve never been to Don’s, they’re… Continue reading Don’s Seafood, Metairie, LA Report #414

The Palms too, Arabi, LA Report #314

  There’s a lot of history around this place.  If you’ve ever used Domino’s sugar, there’s a good chance it came from the refinery right across the street.  We grow a lot of sugarcane here in Louisiana, and since this refinery is the largest in the western hemisphere, I’m willing to bet most of it… Continue reading The Palms too, Arabi, LA Report #314

Adams Catfish House, Belle Chasse, LA Report #192

I’ve lived in Algiers and regularly visited the Navy Base in Belle Chasse for about 20 years, so I’ve literally passed by this place hundreds of times.  I’ve always thought, “I like catfish.  One day I’ve got to try that place”.  Tonight was the night. We decided on: And this was the food! I repeat. … Continue reading Adams Catfish House, Belle Chasse, LA Report #192