Cuisine: Crawfish, Seafood
Ernst Cafe has existed in the Warehouse District of New Orleans for over a century, nestled in a Pre-Civl War structure. The atmosphere is a friendly, family type of setting where talking, chattering and having a good time are all allowed. Ernst is known for having "Crawfish Fridays" during crawfish season, where you can get a tray of the famed shellfish and enjoy discounts on the local brew as well (Abita). If you happen to visit outside of the normal crawfish season, they always serve up a mean crawfish etouffee which is something everyone visiting New Orleans should try.
600 South Peters Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
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Crawfish: "Come to Ernst during Mardi Gras, as they have a super festive "Bacchus Bash"."
Best for Crawfish Because: Ernst Cafe has "Crawfish Friday", where you can get $5 craw trays and discounted Abita beer.