What Is the Difference Between Gumbo and Jambalaya?

They’re both flavorful and hearty dishes associated with New Orleans, but what is the difference between gumbo and jambalaya? Gumbo Gumbo is a Creole stew that is frequently made with okra and is a...

This is not your typical which restaurant to eat at post - New Orleans

by girdev 1 year ago

I am coming to visit NOLA with my best friend who is getting married. will be there 11/1/18 to 11/4/18 Kind of like a bachelor party but for two foodies. I am looking for a special food experie...

Jamaican callaloo

by whiskygirl 12 months ago

I went to Jamaica twice last year and I tried this dish callaloo, OMG fell in love with it. I have searched high and low to try to find the amaranth leaves, no one carries it in Lafayette, LA. Is t...

Wine Shipping Redux ---> A different issue entirely

by jbl1953 1 year ago

So you would think I know the answer to this, after 40+ years in the wine trade, but laws change, court cases are decided, and I frankly don't have a freakin' clue! Most question of this ilk are...

Lafayette and Wallace: what's to eat there?

by curioussheridan 1 year ago

Visiting the Whitney Plantation then staying in Lafayette the beginning of March for a couple of days. Where can we eat local food for lunch in Wallace or thereabouts? And though Lafayette may no...

Can My Food Trailer Run off a Gas powered generator?

by chanmaran 1 year ago

My husband and I are starting a food trailer in Louisiana, and we are in the process of looking for a generator. Are we required to have a propane generator or can it be regular gas powered? I kn...

Lafayette, LA area great eats

by jackierdc 2 years ago

I am amazed that there have been no recent posts! Doing my research, I see that many of the places we used to love are gone, or have changed hands--- like Palace Café in Opelousas. Looking for...

Gourmet Walnut Gift Tin Help!

by aw1338 2 years ago

Hi! I'm trying to find these walnuts that my boyfriend was gifted once and loved. It was an assortment of different types of walnuts, some covered in chocolate, sugar, etc., in a gift tin and the o...

Anyone familiar w both Breaux Bridge AND Houma

by dwkayak 2 years ago

Going on a big long road trip that will take me through Breaux Bridge LA for some cajun food. I have a very flexible schedule, and a moderately flexible belly. Places I have noted to try include (c...

Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival?

by LorenzoGA 2 years ago

I see a few very old CH posts mentioning the Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival. Information from bloggers that I have found looks generally positive, but not without complaints. Is it worth a trip?...

Lafayette, LA recs for dinner tonight PLEASE

by picklelicious 2 years ago

Doing a 3 night business ride through, last night Lake Charles, tonight Lafayette, and tomorrow night Baton Rouge. A co-worker and i would like to find some good eats in the Lafayette area tonight...

US 90 from NOLA to Lafayette

by LorenzoGA 3 years ago

As part of a larger road trip, my wife and I are planning to drive from New Orleans to Lafayette on US 90 between Christmas and New Year's. (We plan to end up in Mississippi for some New Year's Ev...

Ordering Live Crawfish in Los Angeles

by dtm323 3 years ago

I want to do a crawfish boil for Mardi Gras 2017. I live in Los Angeles. Where should I order my crawfish from? (And if you have a source for real andouille and/or tasso, that would be great, too!)

Bourbon Cream Soda by Fest Cola

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Picked up a bottle of this at Little Jewel in Los Angeles a couple weeks ago, and chilled and sipped it tonight. The vanilla bean comes through pretty directly, as well as the toasted bourbon barre...

Help with Bars & Teens? Crowds during Gay pride in FQ? Quintessential NO in 2 days on a budget?

by elizabetheatsfood 3 years ago

Hey Everyone. I am taking my Irish husband and our 15 year old for a weekend to New Orleans, and since we have so little time I really want to hit the "quintessential" places and foods. Ie. Po boy...

A Foodie Drive between MIA and NOLA...Must Eats!

by chriscinfl 3 years ago

Hey foodie buddies, I am driving from MIA to NOLA, help me plan the foodie stops within an hour off I75 and I10. TIA!

Obligatory food feedback post

by pinkydapimp 3 years ago

Ok yall. Its been a few years since i have been to NOLA. Headed down for 5 nights and trying to get my food itinerary in order. My definite visits are: Dooky Chase - Should i do the lunch buffe...

Romantic Restaurants Northshore

by madisoncurry 3 years ago

Hi! Getting ready for a romantic weekend getaway on the Northshore (Lacombe). Looking for restaurant recommendations for some foodies. Thank you!

Ahhh Too Much on my Plate - NOLA Trip

by saradoesmakeup 3 years ago

My boyfriend and I are going to New Orleans this coming Friday, January 22nd - Wednesday, January 27th. We haven't really planned anything except for our dinner reservation the last night we are th...