Our Favorite New Orleans Pastry Shops

New Orleans’ food drips with decadence, and there’s nothing like a delicious pastry to brighten up your trip to the city. No matter where you are in town, you can find an amazing bakery serving up any number of different … Continue reading

New Orleans-inspired Christmas Recipes

If you won’t be attending a Reveillon dinner at one of New Orleans’ restaurants during the holiday season, you may want to bring a taste of New Orleans home to your own Christmas dinner table. Here are four recipes that … Continue reading

3 Best Spots for Beignets in New Orleans

Who doesn’t love light, crispy, fried dough squares drenched in a heaping pile of powdered sugar? In New Orleans, we call these delights beignets, and they are an immensely popular culinary attraction for visitors to indulge in when they visit … Continue reading

Restaurant Review: John Besh’s August

French-influenced cuisine is a mainstay in New Orleans restaurants, and at John Besh’s restaurant August (301 Tchoupitoulas St), nowhere is this more apparent—and delicious. Opened in 2001 downtown, just a few blocks off Canal St, August and its menu reflect … Continue reading

Enjoy Southern -Style Thanksgiving Recipes

At Southern Comfort B&B, we love celebrating New Orleans and Southern cuisine, and Thanksgiving time is no exception. In 2012, we ran a list of great local restaurants to visit to ring in the Thanksgiving holiday with both traditional and … Continue reading

Where to make New Orleans Christmas Day Reservations

If you’re traveling to New Orleans for the Christmas holidays, you may not be visiting family with whom you’d be sharing a holiday meal. Instead, you’re probably looking for an incredible Christmas meal at one of New Orleans’ finest restaurants. … Continue reading