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The October Hit List: Osteria Lupo, Saint John, Plates, and More

After a particularly long, hot slog through summer accompanied by the customary annual dearth of restaurant news and activity, New…

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The September Hit List: Lufu NOLA, Compère Lapin, Criollo, and More

As compared to how it usually does in other parts, summertime does not end in New Orleans with the arrival…

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The August Hit List: Beggars Banquet, Zasu, Ruby Slipper, and More

As summer grinds into August, New Orleans locals are anxiously surveying their air conditioners for any sign of distress. Outdoor…

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The July Hit List: Couvant, Criollo, Red Dog Diner, and More

The blistering heat of July leaves even the most ardent home cook in New Orleans disinterested in cranking up the…

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Mister Mao chef-owner Sophina Uong.

Resy Questionnaire

20 Questions with Mister Mao’s Sophina Uong

In the Resy Questionnaire, we play a game of 20 questions with the industry folks behind some of our favorite…

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The June Hit List: Cafe Amelie, Yakuza House, Baru, and More

With the arrival of June, festival season has officially passed here in New Orleans, leaving us to face the heat…

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Chef-owner Nina Compton.

Resy Questionnaire

20 Questions with Nina Compton of Compère Lapin and Bywater American Bistro

In the Resy Questionnaire, we play a game of 20 questions with the industry folks behind some of our favorite…

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The May Hit List: Osteria Lupo, Taj Mahal, Bayona, and More

After a seeming lull, there appears to be an uptick in restaurant openings around the Crescent City.  Still, we can’t…

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Interviews

Middle Eastern Food Is Having a Moment. Two Star Chefs Explain Why

When Alon Shaya and Ayesha Nurdjaja met for the first time, their mutual admiration was easy to understand. At their…

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The April Hit List: Elysian Bar, Jewel of the South, Saint John, and More

That late-March cold-snap notwithstanding, spring should be imminent. You’ll likely want as much time outdoors as possible, when it does…

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