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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Wolfe's of New Orleans

7224 Pontchartrain Blvd. (Hay Pl.) Send to Phone
504-284-6004
Owner-chef Tom Wolfe is an eight-year veteran of Emeril’s, and the Lagasse influence shows in a cornucopia of unusual ingredients and an overload of sauces. We found grilled fish moist and fresh-tasting, while beef tenderloin was of good quality and sauced with restraint. The welcome is pleasant and the wait staff is efficient and informed.
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Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch Thurs.-Fri., Dinner Mon.-Sat.
Features
  • Parking available
  • Dress code: Casual
  • Full bar
  • Reservations suggested

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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Wolfe's of New Orleans Restaurant Review

: The white-clapboard aspect of the cottage housing Wolfe’s is a bit deceptive. Cross the threshold and you’ll find a simple but bright and spiffy dining room with a small bar. A copper-wrapped hearth and chimney rise from the bare-wood floors. The pale yellow of the walls is interrupted with white-framed windows and a few vintage New Orleans photographs. Owner-chef Tom Wolfe is an eight-year veteran of Emeril’s, and the Lagasse influence shows in lengthy menu descriptions filled with a cornucopia of unusual ingredients and an overload of sauces. Not everything clicks, but the simpler dishes can be worth the visit. We found grilled fish moist and fresh-tasting, and very compatible with a red wine and roasted-garlic sauce. Likewise, beef tenderloin was of good quality and sauced with restraint. The pitfalls come in such overwrought compositions as chili-glazed, double-cut pork chop with jalapeƱo and sweet corn polenta, home-made chorizo congris and ancho chile reduction. Sugar-deprived diners should take dead aim on the chocolate butter bars with vanilla ice cream and Chambord coulis. The welcome is pleasant and the wait staff is efficient and informed.

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