THE BEST RESTAURANTS IN NEW ORLEANS RIGHT NOW
Approximately 10 million tourists dine in the Crescent City annually, but fewer than 400,000 people call it home. That high resident-to-restaurant ratio means that for locals, it’s possible to eat somewhere new every day -- and still have places left to explore after a year. It also means compiling a list of the best restaurants in New Orleans is a formidable task -- but we (and our boundless appetites) were up to the challenge. Here’s an updated look at the best restaurants in the Big Easy now. First, we’ve lined up the latest and greatest restaurants that just opened this year, if you’re keen on trying something brand new. Then, if you scroll down, you'll find the best New Orleans has to offer, from classic old standbys to the newer spots. Here’s where to eat, right now.