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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner


Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
American, Contemporary

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gumbo of the day
soup of the day
seasonal greens with feta, cucumber, croutons and buttermilk scallion vinaigrette
jumbo lump crab with watermelon gazpacho and olive oil fried bread
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
American, Contemporary
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is amazing, an imaginative menu so hard to choose what to eat. A wide selection of wines and some good local beers. The location sets the scene, with streetcars passing along a street of old buildings. But by UK standards, this was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RobertAshton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant. Excellent cocktail and wine menu. We had 2 of the specialty craft cocktails which were delicious: Pimms and Mexican firing squad. They also offer pours of vintage wines which was an excellent choice to pair with our dinner. Menu has unique offerings and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank scottfamilyranch
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a local and it did not disappoint! Everything about it is cozy and fresh. Our server was knowledgeable, the sommelier helped us pick a lovely wine, and the food!!! My only regret is that I was too full...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank K8MN
Reviewed 12 November 2018

I love this restaurant for the atmosphere, food, and service. It is also a very welcoming place for solo diners. I was there recently by myself and had a wonderful meal of gumbo, fried oysters and greens. No one gave me a second look as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dg4471
Reviewed 10 November 2018

We were hungry and could not find a suitable restaurant until we stumbled upon this wonderful restaurant and looked at the menu outside and walked in. I had a salad and my husband fish. The fish was perfectly prepared and my salad was one of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Herbsaint was so good we returned for a second visit. This restaurant was our favorite in New Orleans. I would recommend going to the nearby WWII Museum and have lunch at Herbsaint. Then return to the fabulous museum. Everything was sensational on our two visits....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chicagospots
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We ate here while visiting New Orleans. We were seated in the back room and we were glad to be there as the front room noise was deafening. The gumbo was excellent . We had a combination of small and large plates - beef short...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sugabtoronto
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This little gem was recommended by a friend. He said "don't miss it". So we didn't. Great menu, fresh food and good wine to choose from. We would def go back and next time sit at the bar.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dlm1030
Reviewed 5 November 2018

When we first arrived, we were struck by the unpretentious atmosphere and were a little unsure. We had read the fantastic reviews here, so we had a lot of expectation. Our first courses were soups: the soup of the day, which was a pork/winter veg...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MaxJenOK
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Been there many times. Will go back many times again. Donald Link is a great chef. Great food. Unquestionably one of the 10 best in New Orleans. Prices are reasonable, given the quality. Gumbo is great. Short Ribs are great. Nice wine list. Give it...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Response from Frodogg1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do offer gluten free options. They were talking to the table near me about them last time I was there
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