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  • Writer's pictureThe Travel Mom

Best places to eat in the French Quarter

You will not leave New Orleans Hungry. There is so many amazing local cuisines and dishes for you to indulge in when you visit this foodie destination. Be sure to add some of these culinary landmarks to your itinerary when you visit the French Quarter.

Brennan's is a New Orleans's institution famous for its Creole Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with its influences of African & European influences and flavors. It is even famous for its invention and staple menu item, the Banana Foster and Eggs.

Commander Palace is the go to fine dining restaurant serving its iconic Creole dishes for nearly 150 years. You definitely want to make a reservation here ahead of time to enjoy an unforgettable dinner.

Cafe du Monde, French for Cafe of the World, is the perfect spot to grab a coffee and beignet in the heart of all the action. The open air coffee shop is located in the perfect location on Decatur Street.

Other must visit destinations on your food tour should include:

  • Antoine's Restaurant

  • Arnaud's Restaurant

  • Cochon

  • Court of Two Sisters (LIVE JAZZ!)

  • The Gumbo Shop

  • Stanley (Breakfast & Brunch)

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