Man may not be able to live on bread alone, but add in a dozen grilled oysters, a pecan crusted red fish and bananas foster prepared tableside, and we're getting somewhere.
New Orleans is a city that inspires love, Talk to locals and more often than not, you'll hear a few stories of people who fall in love with New Orleans, and wind up moving here. Like every love affair, there are highs and lows, but in New Orleans, the rich gastronomic landscape is impossible not to adore. With the person you love across the table, sharing quaffs of bubbly, local seafood and pecan-defined desserts is sure to satisfy on multiple levels.
Whether you want the grand experience of Commander's Palace, or a more modern take on an intimate evening dining at Cafe Sbisa in the Quarter, each of these 10 spots will make your sweetie's heart beat a little faster as he, or she, tries not to gulp down the goodness of smartly prepared specialties served in a moody, jazzy setting. The regional flavors, European architecture and fabulous courtyards of New Orleans restaurants are simply not found anywhere else. Whether in the French Quarter or Warehouse District; Uptown or Bywater, New Orleans has your date night covered.