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

New Restaurants in New Orleans for 2014

      New restaurants are constantly opening up throughout New Orleans. In 2011, 89 restaurants opened in the city, and in 2012, there were 43 grand openings. This year, at least 25 new restaurants already have planned openings. Here … Continue reading

The Best of Besh: John Besh’s Restaurants in New Orleans

Never heard of John Besh? He’s an extremely popular chef the world over, and he’s one of New Orleans’ favorite and most famous chefs and frequent TV personalities. Naturally, he owns more than half a dozen restaurants in and around … Continue reading

New Orleans Reveillon Dinners

  A beloved local tradition around the holiday, New Orleans restaurants and their Reveillon dinners have been gearing up throughout the month of December in preparation of Christmas and New Year’s. From the French word for “awakening,” Reveillon dinners were … Continue reading