2019 Best Restaurants with the Best Food in New Orleans Area

Top Rated Restaurants
in New Orleans

When it comes to reviewing and recommending restaurants, we believe that what is on the plate is by far the most important factor. We rate the food on a 20-point scale. Our take on the décor, service, ambience, wine list and other factors are explored within our full reviews, which are simply a click away.

Presented in alphabetical order, these Top 10 Restaurants earned the highest food ratings in New Orleans.
 
Bayona
14/20
The French Quarter's Bayona highlights international flavors. See More
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Cajun, Creole, American Regional
Brigtsen's
15/20
Brigtsen’s is an uptown dining anchor offering south Louisiana cooking. See More
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Commander's Palace
14/20
Elegant Commander’s Palace offers contemporary Creole cuisine in the Garden District. See More
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Emeril's Delmonico
15/20
Emeril's Delmonico in Uptown epitomizes elegant fine dining. See More

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Galatoire's
15/20
Galatoire's has offered fine dining on Bourbon Street for more than a century. See More

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Gautreau's
16/20
Gautreau’s is an uptown neighborhood gem and one of the city’s finest restaurants. See More

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Herbsaint
15/20
Upscale casual dining and authentic Cajun food are the calling cards at Herbsaint. See More
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La Petite Grocery
15/20
Busy Magazine Street offers upscale dining at La Petite Grocery. See More

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Lilette
15/20
Chef John Harris helms a true French bistro in the Garden District. See More

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Restaurant R'evolution
14/20
R’evolution is an upscale hotel dining room offering a distinctive take on traditional Louisiana fare. See More

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