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kysurvivor Dec 11, 2011 06:53 AM

We have made reservations at Redfish Grill....any suggestions? whats best?

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    expatorleanian RE: kysurvivor Dec 11, 2011 07:58 AM

    Barbecue Oysters. I've been wanting to go back there just for that. Everything else was good, but the oysters were most memorable.

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      kibbles RE: expatorleanian Jun 7, 2012 02:55 PM


      also the double-chocolate bread pudding.

      (dah tricked by a zombie thread!!)

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      ezron RE: kysurvivor Dec 11, 2011 10:03 AM

      Double Chocolate Bread Pudding......mmmmmmmmm !!

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        joedontexan RE: ezron Dec 11, 2011 10:17 AM

        The BBQ oysters are one of the best tastes in new orleans at the redfish highly recommended and the sweet potato catfish if its still on the menu.

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          Mel RE: ezron Dec 11, 2011 10:21 AM

          I haven't been in about 10 years, but the Double Chocolate Bread Pudding is amazing. I found the recipe online and make it every once in awhile. Super rich and gooey!

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          JazzyB RE: kysurvivor Dec 15, 2011 09:08 AM

          Just an fyi: bbq oysters =buffalo style fried oysters. I am not a fan of the tourist centric Redfish Grill. Service has always been lacking, food is merely ok. Want that bread pudding...go for dessert and sit at the bar.

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            kysurvivor RE: kysurvivor Jan 3, 2012 01:02 PM

            well our reservations turned out to be a waste of time. it took forever to get our first drink, then the waiter kept coming back and saying he was checking on our food but it should only be a few minutes. the final straw was about the 5th time he stopped and said it would only be about 3 minutes. we told management to cancel our order and we left. i do not recommend it.

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              hazelhurst RE: kysurvivor Jan 3, 2012 01:10 PM

              Good to know I've not been missing anything. A neighbor was dragged there sometime last year and he was so miffed he insisted we meet at Clancy's that night.

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                kysurvivor RE: hazelhurst Jan 4, 2012 02:35 AM

                we left there and went to our favorite place ~ La Bayou ~ always good, always friendly and never keeps us waiting

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                  expatorleanian RE: kysurvivor Jan 4, 2012 04:06 AM

                  I've never heard of La (sic) Bayou - how long has it been there? I couldn't get a look at it on google maps - the street view is apparently blocked by a large sysco truck.

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                    kysurvivor RE: expatorleanian Jan 4, 2012 01:34 PM

                    its LeBayou is at 208 Bourbon street. i have no idea how long its been there but we absolutely love it!

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                      expatorleanian RE: kysurvivor Jan 4, 2012 05:49 PM

                      That sounds like where Toney's Spaghetti was located, in the Pleistocene era.

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                    mats77 RE: kysurvivor Jun 5, 2012 07:12 AM

                    When you go to Le Bayou make sure you sit at the raw bar with Teddy. Great service, funny and he shucks a mean oyster. Had dinner there Friday night and went back Sunday night after the Celtics/Heat game to talk smack and have some oysters.

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