Charlie Vergos' Rendezvous
Every day at 11am sharp, five ducks file from the Peabody Hotel's gilded elevator, waddle across the red-carpeted lobby, and decamp in...
Center for Southern Folklore
A well-tended community space with a cafe, craft gallery and frequent (free!) local music performances and film screenings.
Sightseeing and dinner cruises on the Mississippi.
Beautiful people sip fancy house cocktails (think handmade syrups, rosemary garnishes) at this swank new downtown lounge.
Automatic Slim's Tonga Club
This sleek, artsy bistro has fusion fare like jerk duck and coconut shrimp, and huge, crayon-colored cocktails.
Charlie Vergos' Rendezvous information
Lonely Planet review
Tucked in an alleyway off Union Ave, this subterranean institution sells an astonishing 5 tons of its exquisite dry-rubbed ribs weekly. Friendly service and walls plastered with historic memorabilia make eating here an event. Expect a wait.