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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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“Live Music on Fridays They have a Hibiscus tea that is awesome if you get them to make an ARNOLD PALMER out of it. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
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“Marilynn's Place is a hip spot that locals love to frequent for Sunday brunch. The chef whips up a new menu each week full of non-traditional southern flavor combinations that are guaranteed to please. Lesser known, they also serve dinner each night as well.”
  • 8 locals recommend
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“This small duct off restaurant is actually a local landmark and serves some of the most delicious Cajun food I’ve had. There are many new offers great catfish, Gumbo, Shrimp and So many other delicious things.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“The pizza here is fantastic and it’s a really cool place to sit down and have a couple cold beers with friends”
  • 7 locals recommend
Aquarium
“Excellent Aquarium in downtown and Salt Restaurant is connected with outdoor and indoor seating on the River”
  • 8 locals recommend
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“Sometimes you can’t be an old-fashioned steak. If that’s the case superior steakhouse is by far the best steakhouse in town and not only caters to a distinguished pallet but offers delicious options No matter What your taste in food might be. I highly recommend the Rockefeller oysters they are to die for”
  • 7 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Mexican with Margaritas to die for. Be careful, ONE is a challenge for most. (DON’T confuse with Superior Steakhouse, fancy spot)”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great coffee, pastries, comfy chairs and big tables in a cozy atmosphere. Perfect place to study or get some work done. Beautiful garden out back.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Local low key classic breakfast spot. Most famous pies in town. Apparently was used in a few films back a few years ago?”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Our absolute favorite bar! Great atmosphere, always has live music, and the bartenders are a blast as well as being professional and making outstanding drinks.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
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“This is your best bet if you want Louisiana style food at a reasonable price in the downtown area. It is fun to walk along the river before or after your meal.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Has patio for outdoor dining. Love the fish and oysters. The tortilla soup is really good.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Very decent family owned and operated restaurant. Good food and super nice people. These people would give you the shirt off their back... I like to support them and eat good food too.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“You can sit on the patio of the 2nd floor Bistro and enjoy the wonderful view overlooking Texas St. I love this spot for lunch and/or Happy hours. It also happens to be nestled in my favorite movie theater, which is the Robinson Film Center. Watch the latest movies ! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Casino
“As you probably knew before you arrived here, we have casinos! Horseshoe is one of our favorites offering multiple restaurants, a country bar, and plenty of slot machines and tables.”
  • 1 local recommends
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“Amazing local Vietnamese place. They grow many of their ingredients fresh in their herb garden behind the restaurant. Personal favorites of mine include the vermicelli dishes, the pho, and the boba. ”
  • 3 locals recommend