Category Archives: Food

Where Can I Get Pupusas in New Orleans?

  New Orleans is an absolute food mecca where you can find French, Cajun, creole and southern staples galore. It’s the birthplace of bananas foster, but what if you’re craving something a little different? La Macarena Pupuseria and Latin Café is one of the few Latin establishments in New Orleans, and they take the honor…

Romantic French Restaurants

  New Orleans is rich with a unique cuisine that combines French, creole and Cajun influences, and it’s also home to some of the best French restaurants in the country—perfect for Valentine’s Day! Antoine’s Restaurant is a staple with escargot in Bourguignonne sauce, oysters Rockefeller, and crabmeat in Creole sauce as a starter. Seasonal menus…

Spanish Restaurants

  Take a break from Creole and Cajun cuisine to explore the many Spanish offerings in New Orleans. Lola’s is a great spot for traditional tapas, house made sangria, huge paellas and traditional cuisine. The space is lively, yet small and quaint, perfect for a romantic date or an intimate night out with friends. Barcelona…

New Orleans Restaurant Week

Grab your stretchy pants and get ready for some good eating! This week is one of the best weeks all year long. New Orleans Restaurant Week is here! Beginning September 9th and lasting all the way through September 15th, you can enjoy some of the top restaurants in our city. This week participating restaurants throughout…

Louisiana Seafood Festival

New Orleans is known for so many things from Bourbon Street and Mardi Gras to Jazz music and food. While there is so much to love about all the fun and excitement found in New Orleans, food is what so many come here for. This week we are celebrating food like you have never seen…

New Orleans Sushifest

Get ready for New Orleans’ freshest new festival. The New Orleans Sushifest has come to town and has all the sushi you could ever want or imagine. Sushi chefs from around the area will be creating Japanese inspired dishes and competing for the coveted Grand Champion title. The fun kicks off Sunday, August 16th at…

New Orleans Po Boy Festival

This time of year makes everyone think of turkey and stuffing dinner for Thanksgiving or a nice plump ham for Christmas, but here at BEST WESTERN PLUS St. Charles Inn it makes us think of the annual Oak Street Po Boy festival.  Each year New Orleans celebrates one of the foods that we are most…

Top Po-Boys in New Orleans

New Orleans hits the top of the list for most people in several different areas. One of those areas is food. NOLA has, undeniably, some of the best restaurants you will ever find from hole in the wall, local favorites to world renown fine dining. We thought we would take it a step further and…