When it comes to enjoying the full spectrum of dining options in the Big Easy, nothing compares to the diverse selections offered during COOLinary New Orleans Restaurant Month. If you’ll be in town for this celebration of our city’s culture and cuisine from August 1 to 31, 2019, don’t miss the special menus at our four favorite spots throughout the city.

Andrea’s Restaurant and Catering, Metairie

Although you may not think of Italian cuisine when you think about New Orleans restaurants, this spot has been serving authentic Northern Italian specialties and fresh seafood since 1985. In fact, original owner Andrea Apuzzi still makes every single dish to offer an authentic dining experience. Special menus are available for lunch, brunch, and dinner.

Bar Frances, Uptown

Enjoy contemporary American cuisine at this modern Uptown eatery, featuring an irresistible cocktail menu and diverse selection of natural wines. Their dinner menu for COOLinary will highlight fresh seasonal ingredients along with traditional New Orleans specialties.

Carrollton Market, Riverbend

With an ideal location steps from the historic St. Charles streetcar line, Carrollton Market features Chef Jason Goodenough’s contemporary take on Southern favorites. The menu continuously changes based on the freshest available Gulf seafood and local produce, meat, and dairy. Don’t miss their special dinner prix fixe during the August event.

Dickie Brennan’s Steakhouse, French Quarter

Speaking of NOLA favorites, this steakhouse serves impeccable steaks and gourmet Cajun food with first-class service. This is your chance to enjoy a restaurant named among the nation’s best steakhouses by numerous publications, including Travel + Leisure, Playboy, and Wine Spectator.

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