2021 Best of New Orleans Favorites List

2021 Best of New Orleans Favorites List

The following includes a list of our favorite businesses, people, and organizations in New Orleans.

Food and Drink

Best new restaurantDABs
Best Metairie restaurantRuth’s Chris
Best New Orleans restaurantPascals Manale’s
Best Northshore restaurantThe Chimes
Best barbecue restaurantCentral City BBQ
Best doughnutShipley’s
Best French restaurantLa Crepe Nanou
Best Indian restaurantSaffron nola
Best Italian restaurantPascale’s Manales
Best Japanese/sushi restaurantRock n’ Sake Metairie
Best Mexican restaurantLos Jefes
Best pizza restaurantPizza Dominica
Best steakhouseRuth’s Chris
Best Thai restaurantCafe Equator
Best traditional LA restaurantNeyow’s Creole Café
Best fried chickenPopeyes
Best king cakeHaydel’s Bakery
Best place for dessertsAngela Brocato
Best place to get a po-boyParkway Bakery
Best place to get boiled seafoodDesalvo’s
Best breakfast/brunchCafe Navarre
Best place to get pokePoke Loa
Best place to get a sandwichParkway Bakery
Best romantic diningVincent’s Italian Cuisine
Best beer selectionWrought Iron
Best casinoHarrah’s
Best hotel barMonteleone
Best local breweryPort Orleans Brewery
Best neighborhood barRuth’s Chris Metairie
Best place to get a margaritaJuan’s Flying Burrito
Best rooftop barHot Tin

Local Life

Best nursery/preschoolLouise S. McGehee
Best grammar schoolLouise S. McGehee
Best high schoolJesuit High School
Best high school bandSt Augustine High School
Best marching group610 Stompers
Best Mardi Gras paradeEndymion
Best nonprofitBrandner Gives Back
Best place to get marriedImmaculate Conception Church
Best movie theaterAMC Clearview


Best local investigative reporterWWLTV David Hammer
Best local radio personalitySpud McConnell
Best local TV news anchorRob Krieger
Best local TV stationWWLTV
Best local TV sportscasterFletcher Mackrel
Best local TV weathercasterBruce Katz
Best radio stationThe Krewe 106.7


Best New Orleans City Council memberJoe Giarrusso
Best Jefferson Parish Council memberScott Walker

Goods and Services

Best Jefferson neighborhood groceryLangenstein’s
Best bank/credit unionWhitney Bank
Best bicycle shopEastbank Cyclery
Best dry cleanerLiberto’s on Willow
Best health club/fitness studioValhalla Training Grounds
Best law firmMike Brandner Injury Attorneys
Best liquor storeMartin’s wine cellar
Best locally owned bridal shopTown and Country
Best locally owned jewelry storeAucoin Hart Jewelry
Best locally owned men’s clothing storeJeff’s Haberdashery
Best locally owned pharmacyMajoria Drugs
Best locally owned women’s boutiqueDolce Boutique
Best place to buy eyewearEyecare Associates
Best locally owned furniture storeHerwitz Mintz
Best place to get a manicure/pedicureBeyond Nails Metairie
Best veterinary/animal clinicMetairie Small Animal


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