after reviewing their website, last weekend we decided to walk to the nearby Marigny Brasserie for sunday jazz brunch. there were many items on the menu that sounded delicious, including the "Eggs Marigny" - fried green tomatoes, housemade crab cakes, poached eggs, artichoke remoulade, hollandaise. $16! unfortunately that wasnt on the real menu when we got there. nor were ANY of the other 5-6 things i had in mind. i asked the bartender what was up and she told me:
THEY LOST THEIR EXEC CHEF. AGAIN.
this is like the 3rd or 4th chef in a year. wtf? is the owner that difficult?
sadly the meal was terrible. seriously weak dishes...the hash browns potatoes were pale and flavorless, like theyd never seen a skillet before. everything blah. we sat at the bar but the bartenders neglected us, had to use smoke signals to a get drinks, etc.. too bad because they used to have some really good regular bartenders.
$3 mimosas & (stiff) bloodymarys were the only silver lining. but with so many options i dont think ill be going back for a long time.
640 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116