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Mar 6, 2013 05:36 PM

Meal Itinerary Easter Week

My husband and I are headed back to New Orleans Easter week. We've been to New Orleans many times, but I still get overwhelmed trying to decide on meals. We are staying in the Marigny. We usually like to have fancy lunches and more casual dinners.

Here's what I have so far:
Wed dinner- Adolfo's - I won't be arriving until 6ish Wed., so I'd like to eat close to our place.

Thurs lunch- Restaurant August
Thurs dinner- Maurepas - planning to go to Vaughns to see Kermit Ruffins afterwards which is close

Fri lunch- Cochon butcher
Fri dinner- Luke

Sat lunch- Cafe Amelie or Clancys
Sat dinner- Acme Oysters

Sun lunch- Stanley
Sun dinner- Three Muses


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  1. I would absolutely pick Clancy's over Cafe Amelie, but Clancy's isn't open for lunch on Saturdays I don't believe.

    If you're looking for something uptown with a nice bistro feel, consider Le Petite Grocery, Coquette, or Lilette, all of which do Saturday lunch.

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    1. re: uptownlibrarian

      You are right about Clancy's being closed. And I think the other three are all good chouices. For some reason my first thought was Petite Grocery but the others are delightful as well.

      Saturday dinner? Well, I have my problems with ACME but the oysters there have been good according to a supplier I keep up with.. No idea about Stanley or Three Muses for Easter Sunday..never been to either on that day since my dance card is full months before.

      1. re: uptownlibrarian

        Thanks for the info on Clancy's! I had been looking at Le Petite, so maybe we will try that.