Looking for an fun activity in the French Quarter that doesn’t involve the crowds, noise, and grime of Bourbon Street? You need only look one block past Bourbon Street to the upscale, exciting, and historical Royal Street. A walk down Royal Street will take you back in time as you see street performers playing jazz and dancing amongst the beautiful 19th century architecture that lines Royal Street.
While exploring the beautiful antique stores, art galleries, and unique shops of Royal Street there is one restaurant that is absolutely worth a stop. Grab some fresh local seafood at the Royal House, 441 Royal Street, 504-528-2601 http://www.royalhouserestaurant.com
The French Quarter is a great place to people watch ,so why not do so from the second floor balcony of this beautiful restaurant while you eat delicious, fresh oysters.