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  • Matt
    Dallas - Fort Worth •3 reviews
    Dined 3 days ago
    Great place with great food and service! Would definitely recommend.
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    Josephine Estelle$$$$• Contemporary Italian• Central Business District
  • Heathervip
    Austin •15 reviews
    Dined on 2 Jan 2023
    This restaurant was recommended by locals and the seafood was very good. Amazing oyster selection and overall good food. Service was great but very, very slow.
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    Luke$$$$• French• Central Business District
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    Baton Rouge / Lafayette •1 review
    Dined on 2 Jan 2023
    Phenomenal! Me and my girlfriend celebrated our anniversary here and we couldn’t have chosen a better restaurant to dine at. Our server Chelle was great and the food was awesome. I love the wine flight options of half glasses. Ended up leaving with 3 bottles to go. Will definitely come back
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    Copper Vine$$$$• Contemporary American• Central Business District
  • Michianafoodiesvip
    Indiana •41 reviews
    Dined on 1 Jan 2023
    We are never disappointed when we dine here. It is the one restaurant we will continually return to on our visits to New Orleans although we like to try out ones we have not been to yet. Steaks are the best we have had anywhere in the US!
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    Chophouse New Orleans – Prime Steaks$$$$• Steakhouse• Central Business District
  • MaxineH
    New Orleans / Louisiana •2 reviews
    Dined on 1 Jan 2023
    As a resident of New Orleans, I normally recommend this restaurant to my clients and company visiting New Orleans. My. clients are always happy with their service, so I decided to try it out. It was nice meeting the staff face-to-face that assist me with my reservations. The food was fabulous. We ordered the redfish with pecan topping. OMG! The manager, Marcus Benoit and Katie, the hostess was very accommodating. The servers were awesome!
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    Meril$$$$• Contemporary American• Warehouse District

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Discover New Orleans

French, Spanish and Creole influences evolved New Orleans cuisine into a genre all its own. Combine Gulf coast seafood, a butter-based sauce and Cajun spices, and you’re looking at a classic Nola dish. Take the famed crawfish boil, for instance, which locals advise is best eaten as a family. In the aftermath of hurricane Katrina, the restaurant industry banded together to support their city in the wake of serious devastation. New restaurants began opening their doors, and today you’ll find a wealth of cuisines that span the classics to modern reinventions to everything in between.

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Celebrate special occasion at the best restaurants in Central Business District. Our customers recommend Restaurant August, Chophouse New Orleans – Prime Steaks and Luke

As of June 5, 2023 there are 37 restaurants in Central Business District. Filter by “outdoor dining”, “romantic” or “dog friendly”.

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