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    Commander's Palace

    The turquoise and white awning is the first sign of good taste at this flagship of the Brennan family, housed in a gorgeous Victorian mansion in the Garden...

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    Chef Eric Cook is creating plenty of buzz at Gris-Gris, his welcoming new spot in the Lower Garden District. Cook, who has worked in kitchens from...

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    Compère Lapin

    Compere Lapin (pronounced kom-pare la-pan) means "brother rabbit," a reference to a mischievous rabbit featured in the Caribbean folk tales chef Nina...

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    Emeril's Delmonico

    Emeril created quite a splash when he took over this longstanding institution, poured millions into a sophisticated renovation and transformed a tired space...

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    Swine is fine at Cochon, where chef Stephen Stryjewski (partnered here with chef Donald Link) pays homage to the old-style Cajun Boucherie with the hand...

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    Peche Seafood Grill

    The giant fish hanging in Donald Link's new industrial-chic Warehouse District eatery says it all. This place is all about local and line-caught seafood,...

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    Jewel of the South

    The buzz about Jewel of the South is all true. The cocktail program under the direction of James Beard Award winner Chris Hannah is superb. Where else can...

    Photo courtesy of Beth D'Addono

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