Old Us Mint
The Mint, housed in a somewhat blocky Greek-revival building, was the only one in the USA to have printed both US and Confederate...
Palm Court Jazz Café
Fans of trad jazz who want to hang out with a mature crowd should head to this supper club alternative to Preservation Hall. Palm Court...
Louisiana Pizza Kitchen
Opposite the Old US Mint, this is a popular local chain offering wood-fired, individual pizza crusts that resemble toasted pita bread as...
Lonely Planet review
Got to admit, we liked the name better when it was simply ‘The Garage.’ But why quibble over a little ironic Frenchness? The place is still a garage loaded with interesting stuff to paw through. Things for sale here include odd items of clothing, hats, army surplus, curtains, yellowed pool balls, tattered Mardi Gras costumes from yesteryear, knitted Coors-can caps, furniture, and oodles of objects d’art to ogle or even buy. Treasures galore, we tell you. Dive in.