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cbsmith Mar 14, 2008 11:24 AM

Hey, two questions. I am looking for a local steakhouse for dinner and have heard that Crescent City steakhouse is great. I am wondering if that is indeed true and also how safe the neighborhood is for dining, being that it is near Tulane and Broad. Thanks for your help.

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    Guy Caballero RE: cbsmith Mar 14, 2008 11:32 AM

    They have a parking lot, safety should not be a concern.

    It is definitely a "local" joint. I would say the atmosphere is the best thing going for the place. The steaks are good and cheaper than what you'd pay at a chain/downtown steakhouse, and everything else is so-so.

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      JerseyNOLA RE: cbsmith Mar 14, 2008 12:56 PM

      Good parking lot, great crowd - never had a problem ENJOY !

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        roro1831 RE: JerseyNOLA Mar 14, 2008 10:31 PM

        Great local place, sit in a booth and close the curtain, turn on the light outside when yu need service, great place to take a date that gets the local vibe

      2. speyerer RE: cbsmith Mar 15, 2008 12:41 PM

        Crescent City Steak House had a good review on WWL.
        http://www.wwltv.com/morningnews/unkn...

        88 results for Crescent City Steak House on Chow
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          underworld gourmet RE: cbsmith Mar 15, 2008 08:05 PM

          The CCS is definitely an original, and quite good--I particularly like the porterhouse for a group. That said, I only go to it about every ten years or so--but have been doing so since my teens. And one thing: nothing, I mean nothing, about it changes. I bet I could walk in tomorrow, about forty years from my first visit, and would find it the same. And that's pretty Noo Awlins.

          1. malenky RE: cbsmith Mar 17, 2008 10:13 AM

            Do they take reservations?

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              speyerer RE: malenky Mar 17, 2008 12:28 PM

              Yes.
              (504) 821-3271
              (504) 821-9455 Fax

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                malenky RE: speyerer Mar 17, 2008 12:49 PM

                thank you!!!

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                  Overweight RE: malenky Mar 17, 2008 01:25 PM

                  I went Saturday...had a great time. Make sure to request one of the booths....really adds to the experience. Also, the steaks are massive, feel free to split one.

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