Hoshun, New Orleans, La. Report #22

In my opinion this is the BEST Chinese Restaurant in New Orleans and every time I go there they reinforce that opinion.   A good thing is if you can’t decide between Chinese and Japanese they also have a sushi menu so you get the best of both worlds!  And they do both well. I’ve… Continue reading Hoshun, New Orleans, La. Report #22

The Creole Creamery, New Orleans, La. Report #19

Cute, clean little place with the feel of an old time ice cream parlor.  This is the Lakeview location so if you’re enjoying lunch or dinner in any one of the numerous restaurants in the area you may want to stop here for dessert.  There’s also a location uptown.  VERY IMPORTANT:  They ONLY take cash.… Continue reading The Creole Creamery, New Orleans, La. Report #19

MoPHo, New Orleans, La. Report #18

  Pho is a Vietnamese soup, and this place offers several different types of Pho.  As the name implies it’s Asian cuisine with numerous twists.  So straight to the food. Crispy Brussels Sprouts with MoPHo Mayo – Delicious.  Like a sriracha mayo for dipping. Shrimp and pork spring rolls – Just OK.  Peanut dipping sauce… Continue reading MoPHo, New Orleans, La. Report #18

Smashburger, New Orleans, La. Report #17

If you’re in the mood for a great burger this is the place for you!  You can order a regular burger which is a 5oz patty, or big, which is 6oz.  Seemed like the “big” should be bigger than one more ounce of meat, but that’s the way it is.  I ordered the a regular… Continue reading Smashburger, New Orleans, La. Report #17

LA 23 BBQ, Belle Chasse, La. Report #16

The place is called LA 23 BBQ because it’s on Louisiana Highway 23, also known as Belle Chasse Highway.  This is the highway that leads all the way down to the “toe” of the boot Louisiana is shaped like, mostly following the Mississippi River all the way down to the Gulf of Mexico.  You have… Continue reading LA 23 BBQ, Belle Chasse, La. Report #16

Ground Pati, Gretna, La. Report #13

Nice, casual place.  They start you out with free peanuts, which is always nice.  The buffalo wings here are different.  You get hot, fresh, delicious fried wings, and buffalo sauce and either blue cheese or ranch dressing on the side to dip them in.  They’re great. There are many different burger options here.  My son… Continue reading Ground Pati, Gretna, La. Report #13

Banana Blossom Thai Cafe’, Gretna, La. Report #12

I love this place.  I’ve never had a bad dish here.  As you can see the sign over the restaurant just says “Thai”, so don’t look for a sign saying “Banana Blossom”.  It’s actually kind of hard to find.  If you can find the Winn Dixie supermarket at the intersection of Belle Chasse Hwy and… Continue reading Banana Blossom Thai Cafe’, Gretna, La. Report #12