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Louisiana

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1
  • Fried Potato Salad
    potato salad, crusted in crispy seasoned Leidenheimer bread crumbs, deep-fried & garnished w/ horseradish cream, contains bacon
  • Oysters Rockefeller Sandwich (Po-Boy)
    crispy fried Gulf oysters topped w/ creamy Rockefeller sauce & Parmesan Romano; looks good
4.5 out of 5
285 ratings
since 2012; husband-and-wife team who turned a prank to reality
2
Creole Creamery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Creole CreamerySee Creole Creamery Video ($)
(831 ratings)

4924 Prytania St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 894-8680
www.creolecreamery.com
  • Blueberry Mojito Sorbet
    for adults only (has rum); available only in summertime
  • Frozen Cappuccino
  • Nectar Soda
    fountain drink of almond & vanilla dyed in pink (for color)
  • Sky Scraper
    hot fudge, vanilla ice cream, more hot fudge, chocolate sauce, caramel, crushed Oreos, cookies & cream ice cream, fudge & more Oreos served in tall narrow sundae glass
  • Spanish Grapefruit Ice Cream
    flavored w/ saffron & Spanish paprika
  • Sweet Potato Sassafras Praline Ice Cream
    New Orleans influence; made only 4 times per year
  • Tchoupitoulas Sundae Challenge
    local favorite; 8 flavors of ice cream of your choice, 8 toppings (Guy got coffee, sweet potato sassafras praline, lavendar honey, red velvet cake, spanish grapefruit, grand marnier, creme brulee & salted caramel gelato); available as a challenge...success rate it 5-10%
4.5 out of 5
831 ratings
hometown favorite created by 2 high school buddies; have 400 flavors
3
Joint: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Joint ($$)
(1240 ratings)

701 Mazant St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 949-3232
www.alwayssmokin.com
  • Green Salad
    with Smoked Tomato & Onion dressing; looks good
  • Pork Ribs
  • Pulled Pork Sandwich
    looks good
4.5 out of 5
1240 ratings
made Bon Appetit's "Top 10 New Barbecue Restaurants" (2009); owner designed his own smoker; 2 types of BBQ sauce: tomato-based & vinegar-based; outdoor picnic table seating available
4
  • Crispy Pig Knuckles
    coated w/ black pepper, herbs, chilis & lime; looks good
  • Honey Butter Yardbird
    ¼ or ½ of a pasture raised chicken rubbed w/ chili & garlic, slow grilled over hardwood coals & basted w/ LA honey & sweet cream butter; owner/chef's favorite dish; looks good
4.5 out of 5
139 ratings
serving Southern & Southeast Asia fusion
5
Piece Of Meat: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Piece Of Meat ($$)
(91 ratings)

3301 Bienville St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 372-2289
https://www.pieceofmeatbu...
  • Boudin Egg Rolls
    boudin, pepper jack cheese, all rolled up in a wonton, sriracha dippin' sauce; looks good
  • Not Turkey and the Wolf's Bologna (Sandwich)
    thick sliced Bologna, provolone cheese, BBQ sauce, fried onions, lettuce, mayo, on an onion bun; "in the history of Triple-D, that's some of the best meats (cured, pressed, cased, something) we've had" -Guy Fieri; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
91 ratings
nose-to-tail butcher shop & restaurant
6
Seither's Seafood: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Seither's Seafood ($$)
(286 ratings)

279 Hickory Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70123
(504) 738-1116
seithersseafood.com
  • "Totem Pole"
    softshell crab, crab stuffing, fried eggplant, layered, & speared w/ shrimp kabob & gravy
  • Volcano
    "like an upside-down Asian taco salad" w/ ahi, shrimp, snow crab salad, avocado
4.5 out of 5
286 ratings
since 2004; funky seafood shack
7
Surrey's Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Surrey's Cafe ($$)
(1966 ratings)

1418 Magazine St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 524-3828
www.surreysnola.com
  • Bagels Plate w/ Lox
    all homemade; "ridiculously good"; looks good
  • Corned Beef Hash
    Corned Beef mixed with crumbled boudin, andouille sausage and hashbrowns, topped with two eggs any style, with toast or biscuit; "top 3 best hashes" -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1966 ratings
Other Recipes: Bananas Foster French Toast
8
  • Collard Green Melt
    slow-cooked collards, swiss cheese, pickled cherry pepper dressing, cole slaw, on rye bread; looks good
  • Tacos Inauthenticos (Hog's Head Tacos)
    hog's headcheese, jalapenos, shrettuce, sour cream, valentina, american cheese on Migdalia's handmade corn tortillas; "they're going to flock-o for this taco" -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.5 out of 5
568 ratings
serving gourmet sandwiches w/ a twist of "fun"
9
Bourree: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bourree ($$)
(116 ratings)

1510 S Carrollton Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 510-4040
www.bourreenola.com
  • "The Hurricane"
    top selling daiquiris made of fresh passion fruit
  • Hot Sausage & Cheese Meat Pie
    served w/ side of roasted poblano ranch; looks good
  • Spicy Shrimp Boudin
    smoked shrimp & rice sausage; recommended w/ fries; looks good
4.0 out of 5
116 ratings
"wings and daiquiris are rad" (from its website), but lately serving other items; local favorite
10
  • Oyster Loaf
    fresh fried oysters sandwich; served plain or dressed (mayo, lettuce, tomato); Guy added tabasco sauce for a little kick; looks good
  • Raw Oysters
    served half-shell; you make your coctail sauce at table
  • Soft Shell Crab
    served only in season; corn flour-ed and deep-fried; served as a sandwich; looks good
4.0 out of 5
304 ratings
limited days/hours (check website); Other Recipes: Oyster Stew
11
  • Beef Brisket
  • Shrimp Magazine
    large butterfly shrimp lightly floured and pan fried, then sautéed in olive oil, garlic, artichoke hearts, ham and green onions, served over pasta; looks good
4.0 out of 5
606 ratings
opened in 1989; local landmark; "typical local corner joint"
12
  • Boudreaux (Pizza)
    thin crust; cochon de lait (pulled pork), roasted garlic, fresh spinach, red onions, scallions, olive oil & garlic drizzle; looks good
  • Seafood Po Boy "Barge"
    3-foot (?) long shrimp, oysters, catfish Po Boy sandwich for 3-4 persons
4.0 out of 5
1110 ratings
local landmark; closed for 4-and-half years after Hurricane Katrina; Other Recipes: Grits and Grillades
13
L A Pines Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(93 ratings)

1061 Robert Blvd Map It!
Slidell, LA 70458
(985) 641-6196
www.lapinescafe.com
  • Cajun Corn Pudding
    egg-based...more like a quiche
  • Smoked Prime Rib Po-Boy
    slow-smoked prime rib, shaved & piled high on Au Jus dipped French bread topped w/ sauteed onions & covered in provolone cheese, dressed w/ homemade horseradish sauce; looks good
4.0 out of 5
93 ratings
under the big water tower in Slidell (you can't miss it)
14
  • Muffaletta Sandwich
    grilled prosciutto, ham, salami w/ Italian olive salad mix; "you have to come to Parasol's to try it"-Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Roast Beef Po Boy
    top seller; award-winning; "juicy, messy, creamy"; looks good
4.0 out of 5
497 ratings
opened in 1952; recommended by viewers; Other Recipes: Chicken & Andouille Gumbo
15
  • Red Beans & Rice
    cooked for 3 hrs w/ ham hock chunks to creamy, velvety consistency; served w/ side of rice & smoked sausage; looks good
  • Snappin' Turtle Soup
    ground turtle, ground beef, tomatoes, lemon zest, hard-boiled egg, chopped spinach, sherry, thickened w/ roux & simmered for 3 hrs
  • Waskilly Wabbit
    rabbit thigh & drumstick seasoned, pan-fried & braised in white wine gravy; served w/ green onion & creole mustard spaetzel; only served as a special
4.0 out of 5
179 ratings
"home of the tacky ashtray" (drinks are traded for ashtrays brought in by customers..the tackier the ashtray, the better choice of drink); roadside bar where removal of asbestos shingles off the building revealed large, vibrantly colored, hand-painted advertisements from the 1940's; eccentric exterior & interior decor...even bar stools' legs resemble people's legs; menu changes all the time (call to see what's available)
16
Sammy's Food Service & Deli: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Sammy's Food Service & DeliSee Sammy's Food Service & Deli Video ($$)
(177 ratings)

3000 Elysian Fields Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 947-0675
sammysfood.com
  • Mirliton Soup
    mirliton (or chayote) is a pear-shaped vegetable that grows seasonally; loaded w/ shrimp & grits
  • Pumpkin Bread Pudding
    w/ candied walnuts & topped w/ rum sauce; looks good
  • Turkey Dinner
    oven-roasted turkey breast served w/ oyster stuffing & cranberry sauce
4.0 out of 5
177 ratings
opened in 1993; butcher-shop-turned-to-sandwich-shop
17
Mahony's Po-Boy Shop: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Mahony's Po-Boy ShopSee Mahony's Po-Boy Shop Video ($$)
(611 ratings)

3454 Magazine St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 899-3374
mahonyspoboys.com
  • Peacemaker Po'Boy
    fried oysters, bacon & cheddar cheese in Leidenheimer bread; looks good
  • Root Beer Glazed Chisesi's Ham & Cheese Po'Boy
    name says it all; looks good
  • Sweet Potato Crunch Pie
    sweet potato chunks w/ crushed pecan-sugar mix and topped w/ burnt marshmallows; looks good
3.5 out of 5
611 ratings
22 varieties of po'boys; won at New Orleans Po'Boy Festival w/ The Peacemaker and w/ Fried Chicken Livers & Creole-Slaw; where Emeril Lagasse joined Guy Fieri to showcase restaurant
18
  • Green Bean Casserole
    side dish; cream of mushroom-based; looks good
  • Jambalaya
    w/ chicken & Andouille sausage; tomato-sauce base (non-traditional)
3.5 out of 5
732 ratings
[CLOSED]; est. 1894; quintessential French Quarter decor
19
  • Grits & Grillades
    sauteed veal, served with grits & topped with Louie's gravy; looks good
  • Fried Green Tomatoes
    topped with boiled shrimp & remoulade
  • Fried Oyster Platter
    in garlic and butter sauce served on half-shell; oysters from nearby Louisiana waters (fresh)
3.0 out of 5
6 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 2005; "red-head lady" is owner's/chef's wife, Ginger; moved from on-air location (1851 Florida St)
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Louisiana

  (19 restaurants)