Restaurant Ideas for Bachelor Party Weekend
I'm having my bachelor party in NOLA next month, and would love to get feedback from the local experts as to the "must-do" restaurants. I want the full NOLA culinary experience, so ideas for brunch / lunch (let's be honest....we're not getting up before 11am), and dinner are appreciated.
At least one nice dinner is in order (steakhouse perhaps?), but the 7 of us will likely be a bit boisterous so we should stay clear of anything stuffy. Budgets are a bit tight for most of the group .... hopefully y'all can recommend a few places that won't break the bank.
We're staying in the FQ, Hotel Monteleone, if that makes any difference.
Good bar suggestions are appreciated as well.....
I recently had a great bachelor party dinner at Mr. Bs. Of course the food was fantastic, but the best part was that I was with a group of very drunk, very rowdy guys and we still got excellent service. It is so close to the Monteleone you should have no trouble walking there. Other places to eat while in town include Mandina's (on Canal, you can take the streetcar), Cochon (already mentioned), or Luke.
Galatoire's hands down all the way. it is 50% cocktail party. 50% dinner. great place for a bunch of guys lookin to throwdown. you must wear a coat though and wait to sit downstairs no matter what. if there is a wait theu have anice bar upstairs and will get you when table is ready, this place is the ultimate new orleans experience. visit their website for more info.