New Orleans December 28, 2018
There’s No Place Like Home, But These 8 New Orleans Restaurants Are A Close Second
You just can’t beat a hearty, home-cooked meal. But there are days when you just don’t have the time or the energy to cook a meal from scratch, and that’s where these restaurants come in. There may be no place like home, but these New Orleans restaurants sure are a close second.
1. Betsy’s Pancake House
Breakfast lovers, this one’s for you. When you’re in the mood for a delicious fluffy pancake, then you have to head over to Betsy’s Pancake House. Not only do they have some of the best breakfast in town, but their lunch items are amazing too. 2542 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119.
Tucked away in a charming Victorian cottage in the Uptown area, Brigsten’s has been around since 1986, and you absolutely need to give them a try. The only thing better than the atmosphere is the food, and it’ll blow your taste buds away. 723 Dante St, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118.
3. Camellia Grill
This local landmark has been a staple for locals and tourists alike since 1946. Known for their bow-tied servers and counter service-style atmosphere, this is one restaurant you just can’t pass up. From the omelettes to the burgers, you’ll have a tough time deciding on what to get, everything is so good! 626 Carrollton Ave., New Orleans, LA 70118.
4. Jimani Lounge & Restaurant
If you’re looking for a spot to watch the big game with your friends, pop on over to Jimani. This no-frills joint is perfectly casual and their menu is filled with hearty pub food you’re sure to love. 141 Chartres St, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130.
5. Jimmy J’s
This funky little cafe has been around since 2011, featuring one-of-a-kind breakfasts (served all day), and amazing lunches and dinners. From French toast to fried catfish, there’s something for everyone on the menu here. 115 Chartres St., New Orleans, LA 70130.
6. Mother’s Restaurant
Mother’s has been an iconic New Orleans restaurant since they opened their doors in 1938. There’s typically a line down the block to get in, but we promise it’s worth the wait. Your patience will be rewarded when you step inside and smell the delightful aromas of the incredible home-cooked meals. 401 Poydras St, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130.
7. Red Gravy
This cozy little bistro on Camp Street has been around since 2010, serving the most amazing homemade pastas you’ve ever tasted. Using family recipes that have been passed down for many years, you’re sure to fall in love after one bite. 125 Camp St, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130.
For an amazing Cajun/Creole meal, there’s only one option—Upperline. This charmingly cozy little restaurant has been delighting locals since 1980, and they just seem to get better every year. 1413 Upperline St, New Orleans, Louisiana 70115.
How many of these restaurants have you been to? Let us know in the comments below!