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lk_nyc May 12, 2009 07:56 AM

getting off the plane at 12:30pm...where should the 1st meal be???? something casual, fun and local....

  1. Bayareafoodiei May 12, 2009 04:29 PM

    My suggestion would be Parkway Bakery and Tavern for Po'Boys, then follow that up with bananas foster at Brennan's.

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      Blumie May 13, 2009 12:55 PM

      Parkway or Domalise's, but skip Brennan's. You'll ruin your dinner!

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      JazzyB May 12, 2009 01:16 PM

      Dragos in Metairie for chargilled oysters, crabmeat salad or Bozos, also in Metaire for THE best oyster po boy and some on 1/2 shell. Both on the way into town from MSY.

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        brucec May 14, 2009 08:45 AM

        JazzyB has it right - my other rec would be Harbor Seafood and/or Bozo's. Oysters @ Harbor (raw) and fried @ Bozo's, along w/ some gumbo.

      2. Monch May 12, 2009 08:29 AM

        Where are you staying? Shall we assume that you're checking into the hotel first and then out for a bite?

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          lk_nyc May 12, 2009 10:34 AM

          staying at the windsor but a friend picking us up so location of 1st stop not a problem

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            roro1831 May 12, 2009 10:35 AM

            My first stop is always Mandina's, but I've been going there since I was 12

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              ScarlettNola May 12, 2009 12:04 PM

              Plus 1 on Mandina's. That is EXACTLY what I was thinking for the same reason. Great minds think alike. : )

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