Audubon Zoological Gardens
This is among the country's best zoos. It contains the ultracool Louisiana Swamp exhibit, which is full of alligators, bobcats, foxes,...
A lovely spot riverside of St Charles Ave, home to the Audubon zoo. A 1.8-mile multi-use paved trail loops around the central golf...
Monkey Hill Bar
Toward the quiet end of Magazine St, Monkey Hill looks and feels like a neighborhood bar, but it’s also one of the best happy-hour spots...
This white-tablecloth neighborhood restaurant embraces style, the good life and Creole cuisine with a chattering joie de vivre and...
6078 Laurel St · interesting places nearby
The interior of Patois feels like the cozy house of very good friends – who happen to be very good cooks. Head chef Aaron Burgau went through his paces in New Orleans’ top restaurants, including Commander’s Palace, before opening Patois. The setting has an unaffected rustic romantic vibe, while the menu is French haute with New Orleans accents (or ‘patois’).