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Acme Oyster House 

724 Iberville St New Orleans, LA (504) 522-5973

Seafood Cajun & Creole 
This episode's challenge was to finish 15 dozen oysters at Acme Oyster House and join the "15 Dozen Club". Adam succeeded in this challenge

  • GOLD for Acme Oyster House


Antoine's Restaurant 

713-717 St Louis St New Orleans, LA (504) 581-4422

French Cajun & Creole 
Antoine’s is the oldest family-run restaurant in the United States and has been serving up authentic NOLA dishes from the start — none o

  • SILVER for Antoine's Restaurant


Arnaud's French 75 

813 Bienville St New Orleans, LA (504) 523-5433

One of the best cigar bars in the city, named after Arnaud's favorite cocktail the French 75



901 Louisiana Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 891-9626

Southern Cajun & Creole 
Consistency is a hallmark of their straightforward Creole menu, and the shrimp and grits are a standout. The brunch with live music draws th



600 Poland Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 948-9111

Unique wine cellar , wine bar, with a great outside area.



430 Dauphine St New Orleans, LA (504) 525-4455

Eclectic & International Greek 
Simon Majumdar - Garlic Soup


Bayou Hot Wings 

6221 S. Claiborne Ave. Suite 104 New Orleans, LA (504) 865-9464

Off the menu: Pepper Jelly Wings


Bee Sweet Bakery Cupcakes 

5706 Magazine St New Orleans, LA (504) 891-8333


Big Al's 

2010 Oconnor St New Orleans, LA (504) 376-2090

Known for their crawfish and seafood!


Big Fisherman Seafood 

3301 Magazine St New Orleans, LA (504) 897-9907

Big Fisherman is a great market, where you can buy boiled seafood and eat out front or on the levee or in a park. Take advantage of the lax


Blue Dot Donuts  

4301 Canal St. New Orleans, LA (504) 218-4866

Bakery Bagels 
a face-off with a Maple Glaze Bacon donut in a shop run by New Orleans cops

  • BRONZE for Blue Dot Donuts


Bon Ton Cafe 

401 Magazine St New Orleans, LA (504) 524-3386

Cajun & Creole 
John Besh - Crabmeat Au Gratin

  • BRONZE for Bon Ton Cafe



601 Loyola Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 561-1234

Seafood Southern 
There is a Spanish theme at chef John Besh’s latest eatery, but it is so deliciously caught up in local tradition that dining her



8115 Jeannette St New Orleans, LA (504) 862-5514

Nathanial Zimet, Chef and Restaurateur, Boucherie, New Orleans, LA (winner)

  • SILVER for Boucherie



3117 21ST St Metairie, LA (504) 831-8666

Seafood restaurant with a great po



716 Iberville St New Orleans, LA (504) 522-2467

Steakhouse French 
Best Flaming Treat.

  • SILVER for Brennan's


Brigtsen's Restaurant 

723 Dante St New Orleans, LA (504) 861-7610

Traditional American 
John T. Edge - Pecan Pie

  • SILVER for Brigtsen's Restaurant



819 Conti St New Orleans, LA (504) 581-3866

French Cajun & Creole 
New Orleans institution since the 1920's



1001 Esplanade Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 949-0038

Local bar open 24/7 serving up classic creole and cajun food


Cafe Beignet 

334 Royal St Ste B New Orleans, LA (504) 524-5530

Alton Brown - Beignets

  • GOLD for Cafe Beignet


Cafe Du Monde 

800 Decatur St New Orleans, LA (504) 581-2914

At Café du Monde, you’ll find near-perfect New Orleans doughnuts topped with powdered sugar, called beignets. But don’t ask for much el

  • GOLD for Cafe Du Monde


Camellia Grill 

614 S Carrollton Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 309-2679

Traditional American 
NOLA style burgers.

  • BRONZE for Camellia Grill


Cane and Table 

1113 Decatur St New Orleans, LA (504) 581-1112

New cocktail bar focusing on unique interpretations of rum drinks


Carousel Bar 

214 Royal St New Orleans, LA (504) 523-3341

Rotating Bar that actually spins


Casamento's Restaurant 

4330 Magazine St New Orleans, LA (504) 895-9761


  • BRONZE for Casamento's Restaurant


Central Grocery 

923 Decatur St New Orleans, LA (504) 523-1620

Traditional American 
Central Grocery is famous for its olive salad relish, which tops its “real” muffuletta sandwiches with salami, mozzarella, ham and provo


Cochon Butcher 

930 Tchoupitoulas St New Orleans, LA (504) 588-2123

Southern New American 
Chris Cosentino - Boudin Sausage

  • GOLD for Cochon Butcher


Commander's Palace 

1403 Washington Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 899-8221

Traditional American Cajun & Creole 
American Classics - Best Gumbo.

  • GOLD for Commander's Palace


Cooter Browns 

509 S Carrollton Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 866-9104

Alligator Sausage cheesesteak.


Creole Creamery 

4924 Prytania St New Orleans, LA (504) 894-8680

Southern Ice Cream 

  • SILVER for Creole Creamery


Crescent Pie & Sausage Company - CLOSED 

7133 Ivy St New Orleans, LA (504) 737-0570

Known for their hot sausage Po Boy's



4905 Freret St New Orleans, LA (504) 302-2357

High end cocktail bar


Daiquiri Bay Cafe 

1001 Veterans Memorial Blvd Metairie, LA (504) 838-2295

Drive-thru daiquiris.


Deanie's Seafood 

1713 Lake Ave Metairie, LA (504) 831-4141

BBQ Shrimp

  • SILVER for Deanie's Seafood



1016 Annunciation St. New Orleans, LA (504) 561-9251

Sunny Anderson - Fried Catfish

  • SILVER for Deanies



123 Baronne St New Orleans, LA (504) 648-6020

Italian Vegetarian 

  • BRONZE for Domenica



5240 Annunciation St New Orleans, LA (504) 899-9126

Soups Traditional American 
Alex Guarnaschelli - Shrimp Po Boy

  • GOLD for Domilise's


Dong Phuong 

14207 Chef Menteur Hwy New Orleans, LA (504) 254-0296

French-Vietnamese bakery where three dollars gets him a delicious, hand-ground, pork sausage po-boy sandwich served on homemade French bread


Dooky Chase 

2301 Orleans Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 821-0600

Southern Cajun & Creole 
John Besh - Gumbo Z'herbes

  • GOLD for Dooky Chase


Drago's Seafood Restaurant 

3232 N Arnoult Rd Metairie, LA (504) 888-9254

Adam Gertler - Grilled Oysters

  • SILVER for Drago's Seafood Restaurant



2 Poydras St New Orleans, LA (504) 584-3911

Char broiled oysters

  • BRONZE for Dragos



601 Gallier St New Orleans, LA (504) 944-9272

Big Easy breakfast institution where there's no better way to recover from an all night party, than indulging in local favorites like pralin



800 Tchoupitoulas St New Orleans, LA (504) 528-9393

Traditional American 
Wolfgang Puck - Banana Cream Pie

  • GOLD for Emeril's


Erin Rose 

811 Conti St New Orleans, LA (504) 523-8619

Just off of Bourbon Street, an Irish Pub which is a neighborhood favorite.


Foodie Call 

4529 Tchoupitoulas St New Orleans, LA

Fans love their roasted porchetta sandwich topped with creamy apple arugula salad


Frencheeze Food Truck 

null New Orleans, LA

angus beef sliders with serrano pepper, bacon and 3-cheese sauce


Galatoire's Restaurant  

209 Bourbon St New Orleans, LA (504) 525-2021

Cajun & Creole 
John Besh - Pommes Souffle

  • BRONZE for Galatoire's Restaurant


Hansen's Sno-Bliz  

4801 Tchoupitoulas St New Orleans, LA (504) 891-9788

Vegetarian Kosher 
Originator of the sno ball dessert

  • BRONZE for Hansen's Sno-Bliz



8324 Oak St New Orleans, LA (504) 861-0886

Southern Eclectic & International 
Adam Gertler - Shrimp and Alligator Sausage Cheesecake

  • GOLD for Jacques-Imo's


Jean Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop  

941 Bourbon St New Orleans, LA (504) 897-5535

Built between 1722 and 1732 by Nicolas Touze, and located at the corner of Bourbon Street and St. Philip Street, it is reputed to be the old

  • SILVER for Jean Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop


Joey K's 

3001 Magazine St New Orleans, LA (504) 891-0997

Seafood Southern 

  • SILVER for Joey K's


Johnny Sanchez 

930 Poydras Street New Orleans, LA (504) 304-6615

Aaron & John Becks take on fresh street food. They tried the squash blossom quesadilla.


Johnnys Po-Boy 

511 Saint Louis St New Orleans, LA (504) 524-8129

Cajun & Creole 
Scott Conant - Muffaletta

  • SILVER for Johnnys Po-Boy


K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen 

416 Chartres St New Orleans, LA (504) 596-2530

Seafood Cajun & Creole 
Aaron Sanchez - Blackened Louisiana Drum - K

  • GOLD for K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen


Katie's Restaurant and Bar 

3701 Iberville St. New Orleans, LA (504) 488-6582

Italian Californian 
Corner restaurant and bar where the local seafood sandwich is so large they call it The Barge.

  • GOLD for Katie's Restaurant and Bar


La Cocinita 

2317 Veterans Blvd # 4 New Orleans, LA (504) 346-6903

South American 
signature dishes include a Venezuelan slow braised beef pita with cilantro avocado sauce


Lil Dizzys Cafe 

1500 Esplanade Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 569-8997

Soul Food Cafe 
Spicy Gumbo and Spicy Gumbo Omelette.


Lola Deux 

null New Orleans, LA

Locals love their the Hot Mess featuring housemade pimento cheese, baked ham and creole mayonnaise.


Mahony's PO Boy Shop 

3454 Magazine St New Orleans, LA (504) 899-3374

Sandwiches American 
New Orleans legend Emeril Lagasse to sample the Big Easy's favorite sandwich, Fried Oyster with Bacon Po'Boy.

  • SILVER for Mahony's PO Boy Shop


Maple Leaf Bar 

8316 Oak St New Orleans, LA (504) 866-9359

Pub Food 
This bar was the first live music venue to reopen, just weeks after Katrina, with a generator-powered performance by Walter Wolfman Washingt


McClures BBQ 

736 Dante St New Orleans, LA (504) 298-9434

Smoked Red Fish


Molly's at the Market 

1107 Decatur St New Orleans, LA (504) 525-5169

Creator of the frozen Irish coffee.


Mother's Restaurant 

401 Poydras St New Orleans, LA (504) 523-9656

Traditional American Cajun & Creole 
Sunny Anderson - Bread Pudding

  • GOLD for Mother's Restaurant


N'awlins Cafe and Spice Emporium 

1100 N Peters St New Orleans, LA (504) 528-7770

The spicy quest ends at a true hotspot in the French Quarter, where the boys battle it out to see who can finish a bowl of legendary Creole



534 Saint Louis St New Orleans, LA (504) 522-6652

Tabb Singleton, Sous chef, Nola, New Orleans, LA (winner)


Napolean House 

Chartres Street New Orleans, LA (504) 524-9752

One of the classic bars in New Orleans since 1914, in an over 200 year old building


Old Absinthe House 

240 BOURBON ST New Orleans, LA (504) 523-3181

Italian French 
almost 200 year-old Old Absinthe House. Celebrities like Oscar Wilde, P.T. Barnum, Mark Twain, General Robert E Lee, Franklin Roosevelt, and

  • SILVER for Old Absinthe House


Palace Cafe 

605 Canal St New Orleans, LA (504) 523-1661

French Seafood 
Palace Café serves its world-famous bananas Foster with all the theatrics of a Mardi Gras parade.


Parasol's Bar 

2533 Constance St New Orleans, LA (504) 302-1543

Irish Sandwiches 
Neighborhood bar since the 1950's

  • SILVER for Parasol's Bar


Parkway Bakery 

538 Hagan Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 482-3047

Roast Beef Po'Boy Feud. Winner.

  • SILVER for Parkway Bakery


Pascal's Manale 

1838 Napoleon Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 895-4877

Italian Seafood 
Alex Guarnaschelli - BBQ Shrimp

  • BRONZE for Pascal's Manale


Pat O'Brien's 

624 Bourbon St New Orleans, LA (504) 525-4823

Many famous drinks were created in New Orleans. Probably the most widely known is The Hurricane, whose creation has been credited to Pat O

  • GOLD for Pat O'Brien's


Pho Bistreaux 

1200 S Carrollton Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 304-8334

Baco - the Vietnamese blend of taco and bahn mi.


Pho Tau Bay 

113 Westbank Expy Ste C New Orleans, LA (504) 368-9846

Emeril Lagasse - Pho Ga

  • SILVER for Pho Tau Bay


Pizza Delicious 

617 Piety St New Orleans, LA (504) 676-8482

Garlic Knot-chos


Port of Call 

838 Esplanade Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 523-0120

Traditional American Hamburgers 
Great Burger

  • SILVER for Port of Call


R Bar 

1431 Royal St New Orleans, LA (504) 948-7499

Lolis Elie has Tony meet him at this classic dive bar in the Marigny. Tony and Lolis throw back a few beers and discuss the landscape of New


R and O 

216 Metairie Hammond Hwy Metairie, LA (504) 831-1248

Italian Seafood 
Tony and Lolis Elie head to Bucktown for the best po’ boy in the city at R&O -- a family-run establishment serving up football-si


Restaurant August 

301 Tchoupitoulas St New Orleans, LA (504) 299-9777

French Traditional American 
Aaron Sanchez - Potato Gnocchi with Blue Crab and Perigold Truffle


Rivershack Tavern 

3449 River Rd Jefferson, LA (504) 834-4938

  • SILVER for Rivershack Tavern


Roman Candy 

5510 Constance St New Orleans, LA (504) 897-3937

Candace Nelson - Roman Taffy

  • BRONZE for Roman Candy


Sammy's Food Services 

3000 Elysian Fields Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 947-0675

a butcher shop turned restaurant doing a whole turkey stuffed with Louisiana oyster dressing


Satsuma Cafe 

3218 DAUPHINE ST New Orleans, LA (504) 304-5962

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
Named after the sweet mystery fruit of the south, Satsuma Cafe has a wonderful list of site-squeezed juices and sandwiches stuffed full of f


Serio's Deli  

133 Saint Charles Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 523-2668

Sandwiches Catering 
Muffuletta throwdown. Winner: Mike and Jack Serio

  • BRONZE for Serio's Deli


Snake and Jakes 

7612 Oak St New Orleans, LA (504) 861-2802

Cafe Pub Food 
Famous late night dive bar.

  • BRONZE for Snake and Jakes


Somethin Else Cafe  

620 Conti St New Orleans, LA (504) 373-6439

American Cafe 
These aren'™t your traditional meatballs -- they'™re made from boudin, which is a spicy pork rice dressing (much like dirty rice) that is


Spirits on Bourbon  

615 Bourbon Street New Orleans, LA (504) 524-6014

Jon heads to New Orleans to give a recently opened a major overhaul when he notices no identity, lackluster management and questionable food


Squeal BBQ 

8400 Oak St New Orlean, LA (504) 302-7370


St. James Cheese Company 

5004 Prytania St New Orleans, LA (504) 899-4737

Sandwiches Continental 
Andrew Scurlock, Kitchen Manager, St. James Cheese Company, New Orleans, LA (winner)


Surrey's Cafe 

1418 Magazine St New Orleans, LA (504) 524-3828

  • SILVER for Surrey's Cafe


Taceaux Loceaux 

2828 Canal St New Orleans, LA

Food truck with the Messing with Texas Taco


Taceaux Loceaux  

2828 Canal St New Orleans, LA

authentic Mexican cuisine with a little Louisiana flair


Ted's Frostop 

6303 S CLAIBORNE AVE New Orleans, LA (504) 861-3615

Frosty root beer and the LOT-O burger.


The Annex 

null New Orleans, LA

Jon has a lot of work to do when he helps an owner and his frat brother friends who recently purchased a hangout notorious for bartenders wh


The Company Burger 

4620 Freret St New Orleans, LA (504) 267-0320

Tony heads to Company Burger for some classic cheeseburger greatness. It doesn


The Irish House 

1432 Saint Charles Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 595-6755

English Irish 
Matt Murphy, Executive Chef, The Irish House, New Orleans, LA (winner)


The Joint 

801 Poland Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 949-3232

  • SILVER for The Joint


The Old Coffee Pot Restaurant 

714 Saint Peter St New Orleans, LA (504) 875-4743

a place from the 1890s where they're still reinventing classics like jambalaya and green bean casserole

  • BRONZE for The Old Coffee Pot Restaurant


The Praline Connection 

542 Frenchmen St New Orleans, LA (504) 943-3934

Southern Cajun & Creole 


The Sazerac Bar 

123 Baronne St New Orleans, LA (504) 648-1200

Tony and Davis Rogan enjoy a few signature cocktails and an ambience that harkens to an older time.. Named after what many consider to be th


Tony Moran's Restaurant 

240 Bourbon St New Orleans, LA (504) 523-3181

Zane and Steve try to eat 100 crawfish each



2604 Magazine St New Orleans, LA (504) 897-5413

Seafood Vegetarian 
Roast Beef Feud.


Tropical Isle 

721 Bourbon St New Orleans, LA (504) 529-4109

Tropical Isle, the home of another popular drink that was locally born, The Hand Grenade. Created by Pam Fortner and consisting of rum, gin

  • SILVER for Tropical Isle



1413 Upperline St New Orleans, LA (504) 891-9822

French Seafood 
Simon Majumdar - Roast Duck


Vaughan 's Lounge 

800 Lesseps St New Orleans, LA (504) 947-5562

Andrew meets up with jazz musician Kermit Ruffins for some Creole cooking. Kermit shows Andrew how he makes some classic New Orleans-style f


Vic's Kangaroo Cafe 

636 Tchoupitoulas St New Orleans, LA (504) 524-4329

American Cafe 
Tony rubs elbows and tips back drinks with local cooks at Vic's Kangaroo Bar in the Warehouse District.


Walker's BBQ  

10828 Hayne Blvd New Orleans, LA (504) 241-8227

his taste buds take on a sauce with out-of-this-world contents before he rediscovers the joys of coleslaw.

  • BRONZE for Walker's BBQ


Willie Mae's Scotch House 

2401 Saint Ann St New Orleans, LA (504) 822-9503

Southern Chicken 
Andrew visits the Treme neighborhood where residents are still rebuilding after the damage left by hurricane Katrina. This special place is

  • GOLD for Willie Mae's Scotch House


Ye Olde College Inn 

3016 S Carrollton Ave New Orleans, LA (504) 866-3683

Fried oyster sandwich and fried oyster po'boy cut in half with oysters on top.

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