Marigny Brasserie, New Orleans, LA Report #467

This place is only a couple blocks outside of the French Quarter. The last time I came here was with my daughter, who was in high school at the time. She’s now in her 30’s. That’s how long it’s been. Not sure why I haven’t been here in so long, because we loved the place!… Continue reading Marigny Brasserie, New Orleans, LA Report #467

Five Happiness, New Orleans, LA Report #466

There’s a Chinese restaurant not far from my house called 3 Happiness. It’s very good. This is FIVE Happiness. That’s 2 more happinesses. Happiness wise I guess that means this place would be 2/5th better? I was never good with fractions. Anyway, this place has been around as long as I can remember. I checked… Continue reading Five Happiness, New Orleans, LA Report #466

Lilly’s Café, New Orleans, LA Report #464

I’ve been wanting to try this place for a good while. Some time ago someone told me they made a shrimp pho. I love pho, but had never seen a shrimp one in any of the Vietnamese restaurants I’d been to. Today we finally made it in. Small, cozy little place, with a sign in… Continue reading Lilly’s Café, New Orleans, LA Report #464

II Tony’s Restaurant, New Orleans, LA Report #460

There are a bunch of restaurants in this little area right on Lake Pontchartrain. The ones I’ve reported on are Felix’s, Lakeview Harbor, Landry’s, Ming’s, Russel’s Marina Grill, Sala and The Blue Crab. I ate at this place a long time ago. So long ago, I forgot if I liked it or not! Tonight, we… Continue reading II Tony’s Restaurant, New Orleans, LA Report #460

Marjie’s Grill, New Orleans, LA Report #457

I had no idea this place existed. My daughter knows I love of food, and trying different restaurants. So when it’s time to give me a gift, she looks at my restaurant reports to find a place I haven’t tried yet, and gets me a gift certificate for it. For Christmas, in conjunction with her… Continue reading Marjie’s Grill, New Orleans, LA Report #457

Desi Vega’s Steakhouse, New Orleans, LA Report #449

I’ve been to some great steakhouses here in New Orleans. A few of my favorites are Chophouse, Doris Metropolitan and Mr. John’s. But I think I have a new favorite. I had an absolutely delicious meal here tonight! This place is located on the ground floor of the Lafayette Hotel in the heart of the… Continue reading Desi Vega’s Steakhouse, New Orleans, LA Report #449

Secret Birria, New Orleans, LA Report #442

I looked up the definition of “Birria”. Putting together a couple definitions, it’s a Spanish term for a traditional Mexican dish originally made with goat meat, but it also can be made with beef. In gastronomic terms they say it means, “Exquisite savory dish, full of culture and tradition”. Wow. Impressive! I see why they… Continue reading Secret Birria, New Orleans, LA Report #442

Juniors On Harrison, New Orleans, LA Report #429

NOTE: This restaurant is located in Orleans Parish, so by Mayoral Decree, at the time of this writing you need to be vaccinated against COVID or have a very recent negative test to dine inside. I don’t know who Junior is, but he sure knows his crap when it comes to food! And the place… Continue reading Juniors On Harrison, New Orleans, LA Report #429

Flamingo A-Go-Go, New Orleans, LA Report #428

NOTE: This restaurant is located in Orleans Parish, so by Mayoral Decree, at the time of this writing you need to be vaccinated against COVID or have a very recent negative test to dine inside. I work right down the street from this place, so I drive past it every day on the way home.… Continue reading Flamingo A-Go-Go, New Orleans, LA Report #428

The Country Club, New Orleans, LA Report #421

NOTE: This restaurant is located in Orleans Parish, so by Mayoral Decree, at the time of this writing you need to be vaccinated against COVID or have a very recent negative test to dine inside. I’ve been hearing about this place for awhile. They’re known for their weekend Drag Brunch and their food. If you… Continue reading The Country Club, New Orleans, LA Report #421