Food & Drink

Don Ames
July 16, 2018 - 6:50 am
The metro New Orleans area is enjoying a multitude of restaurants, offering a wide choice of dining experiences. In fact, some are saying the city has more restaurants than its post-Katrina population can support. Does New Orleans have too many restaurants? WWL Food Show host and restaurant critic...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
July 10, 2018 - 10:03 am
Where can you get the best burgers in and around Southeast Louisiana? That was the question for this week's edition of What to Eat Tuesday. We asked listeners to the Early Edition of WWL First News to text us at 870870. Of the more than 100 texts we got between 5am and 6am, several places got more...
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Where can you get the best pizza around Southeast Louisiana? That's the question we asked listeners on this "What to Eat Tuesday" during the Early Edition of WWL First News. The wide variety of answers shows the vast options for pizza around town and the different tastes people like. There were...
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It's back! Today we revived the old What to Eat Tuesday feature on the Early Edition of WWL First News. As we restarted the Tuesday tradition, we went back to its original roots and asked where to get the best BBQ around Southeast Louisiana. We asked listeners to text 870870 with their suggestions...
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Don Ames
June 02, 2018 - 8:12 am
Oysters take center stage this weekend, as the 9th Annual New Orleans Oyster Festival celebrates our region’s favorite bivalve. More than 20 local restaurants will be serving up their specialties. "Every restaurant puts at least one oyster dish out, so you can have oysters done 20 different ways,"...
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