Café Du Monde - Decatur Street at St. Ann Street, near Jackson Square. (504) 525-4544
Café au lait and beignets, a French Market tradition since 1862. Open 24 hours.
Café Pontalba - 546 Saint Peter Street, on Jackson Square. (504) 522-1180
The menu at Café Pontalba is heavy on New Orleans’ classic cuisine, from casual fried seafood po-boys, jambalaya and etouffee to local specialties, including barbecue shrimp, blackened alligator, and sautéed catfish topped with pecans. The restaurant’s full bar serves cocktails (including an eye-opener Bloody Mary), a selection of wines, and domestic and imported beers.
Corner Oyster House Bar & Grill - 500 Saint Peter Street, on Jackson Square. (504) 522-2999
The menu covers both American classics and local specialties for breakfast, lunch and dinner, including po-boys, seafood platters, burgers, salads and the restaurant’s namesake oyster, served every which way (raw, fried, in shooters, cocktails and soups, and bacon-wrapped). The full-service bar offers a selection of beer, cocktails and house specialty frozen daiquiris.
Galvez Restaurant - 914 N. Peters Street, in Dutch Alley. (504) 595-3400
Continental Spanish cuisine and tapas with the best view in New Orleans! Dining room and special events room with balcony overlook the Mississippi River.
The Gazebo Café - 1016 Decatur Street (504) 525-8899
Specialty cocktails, seafood, salads, Cajun and Creole favorites, live entertainment featuring Jazz. Outdoor seating in garden atmosphere near LaTrobe Park.
Market Café - 1000 Decatur Street (504) 527-5000
Traditional New Orleans’ cuisine and po-boys. Outdoor and indoor dining to live jazz. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Weekend breakfast buffet.
PJ’s Coffee of New Orleans– 630 Chartres Street (504) 267-4545
PJ’s Coffee of New Orleans was founded in 1978 by Phyllis Jordan, one of the pioneers of gourmet coffee in the U.S. We continue today what she started over 30 years ago, creating unique coffee blends and roasting the beans in small batches to maintain a flavorful and aromatic taste. We travel the globe to hand-select the top 1% of coffee beans – from Sumatra to Ethiopia, from Columbia to Kenya – everywhere the best coffee grows. PJ’s Coffee offers coffee products through three different brewing methods; espresso, hot-drip and our unique cold-drip. We also offer a wide selection of healthy and delicious food options to include fresh fruit, muffins, scones, bagels, croissants and desserts.