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New Orleans Culinary Events

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Need to fill your culinary calendar? Here is where you will find all the restaurant and culinary happenings in New Orleans. Browse this calendar of special dinners, tasting menus, prix-fixe meals, food festivals and other culinary events, including regularly occurring food events as well as special one-time-only events featuring top chefs. Keep checking back so you can know all that's going on in the world of restaurant and food events in New Orleans and the surrounding area. We've also got the latest New Orleans Restaurant News and Wine Events.


February 14
Many restaurants will be offering special menus for Valentine's Day, but we've rounded up the best of the best. Celebrate with your sweetie at one of GAYOT's Top Valentine's Day Restaurants in New Orleans.


Bayona offers a Saturday Light Lunch that changes weekly Saturdays
Bayona offers a Saturday Light Lunch that changes weekly. Guests can enjoy three small plates for $22, excluding drinks, tax and tip. Offerings have included crawfish, tomato and eggplant salad with charred scallion dressing; beef tenderloin meatballs with basil pasta and fresh tomato sauce; and polenta cake with fresh berries and lemon rosewater sorbet. Bayona, 430 Dauphine St., New Orleans, LA 70112, 504-525-4455.

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GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Awards honor America's best chefs, as well as promising newcomers and a top restaurateur.

VEGETARIAN FOODWith GAYOT's lists of the Best Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants, you can discover where to find the best meatless meals.