New Orleans May 24, 2018
Blink And You’d Miss These 8 Tiny But Mighty Restaurants In New Orleans
Sometimes, the best things come in small packages. Just because a restaurant is on the smaller side doesn’t mean that they don’t have amazing food. Today we’re featuring all the tiny but mighty restaurants serving up some larger than life flavors, so let’s take a look.
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1. Rue 127
Nestled in the heart of historic Midcity, Rue 127 is the brainchild of local chef Ray Gruezke. The restaurant itself is a shotgun-style house built in the late 1800s, and the building was even the site of an illegal gambling ring in the 1950s. The menu is an eclectic mix of traditional Cajun and Creole cuisine with an elegant twist. From boudin balls to pan seared salmon, there’s something for everyone here. 127 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119.
2. La Crepe Nanou
This delightful little French bistro has been enchanting New Orleanians since 1983. Their crepes are legendary and their grilled lam chops will blow your taste buds away. 1410 Robert St, New Orleans, Louisiana 70115.
3. Bistro Daisy
You can find classic American and Southern food at this cozy restaurant in NOLA. The flavors are unexpected and delicious. Find it at 5831 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115.
4. The Green Goddess
Tucked away on Exchange Alley in the French Quarter, The Green Goddess has been around since 2009 and it quickly became a favorite among New Orleanians. Seating indoors is limited, but the courtyard style seating is a wonderful setting for enjoying a delicious meal. 307 Exchange Place, New Orleans, LA 70130.
5. Jamilia’s Cafe
Offering authentic Tunisian Mediterranean cuisine six days a week, you can’t go wrong with a meal from Jamilia’s. The charming atmosphere will amaze you, and the customer service will make you feel like part of the family. 7808 Maple St, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118.
Established in 1994, Lola’s is the place to go when you’re looking for authentic Spanish cuisine. From tapas to paellas and everything in between, you’re sure to have a memorable meal at Lola’s. 3312 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119.
If you’re in the mood for southeast Asian cuisine, then you can’t go wrong with Mopho. Everything on the menu is mouthwateringly good and you won’t find flavors like this anywhere else. 514 City Park Ave, Ste F, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119.
8. Sneaky Pickle
This delightful little cafe has a constantly changing menu filled with farm-fresh cuisine, made from scratch. They offer several vegetarian and vegan meals, so there’s something on the menu for everyone. 4017 St Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.
Have you eaten at any of these restaurants? Let us know in the comments below!