The New Orleans Advocate: Our Critic's Top 100 Picks for How the City Eats Today

April 11, 2019
By: Ian McNulty

The character of New Orleans comes through in its restaurants. This dining guide pulls together a story of that character and puts 100 recommendations before you to experience it yourself.

This is an annual project, though it’s also one that takes shape continuously from eating in restaurants, talking about restaurants and learning more about a food culture cultivated by New Orleans people and the changes influencing it today.

I hope it reveals some new finds (even if they’re only new to you) and reconnects you with restaurants that have long contributed to our city’s reputation for good living. Read more….