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Sweet Valentines from NOLA Restaurants

February 1 2023 | What's New

Roses? Jewelry? A day of beauty at her favorite spa? We’re going to let you in on a little something. The only thing you really need to give your Valentine this year is a spoon. Take your loved one to one of these beloved restaurants this February and then don’t ask him or her if they want dessert – ask themr which dessert they wants (huge difference). Anyway, here are a few of the ooey-ist and gooey-ist from around town. To make reservations, just click on the links.

Court of Two Sisters

Court of Two Sisters Bananas Foster

There's nothing like Bananas Foster made tableside at Court of Two Sisters, one of the French Quarter's most beloved restaurants. We can taste it already. This restaurant always books up for holidays so make reservations now.

3rd Block Depot Kitchen + Bar

This hip French Quarter restaurant, which is three blocks from practically everywhere you want to be in New Orleans, is offering two Galentine's Burlesque Brunches on the Saturday and Sunday before Valentine's Day, featuring entertainment by Bella Blue. Check out the menu with desserts including Warm Beignets, Red Wine Hot Chocolate with toasted marshmallows, and Rhubarb Croissant Bread Pudding! They'll also be serving a special raspberrry cocktail called the Cupid Kir Royale.  Read our review. Make reservations now.

Tito's  Ceviche & Pisco Peruvian Cuisine

Get ready to fall in love, love, love with Peruvian cuisine at Tito's on St. Charles Avenue. While their appetizer and entrees are rave-worthy, their cocktails and desserts are worth the trip alone. The Maracuya Flan pictured above is TDF.
Board the St. Charles Streetcar and take your tastebuds for a ride.


Tujague's Chocolate Molten Lava Cake

This Valentine’s Day, try Tujague's take on Chocolate Molten Lava Cake with raspberry coulis, whitel chocolate sauce, and fresh berries. 

Cafe Beignet 

Know what rhymes with Valentine's Day? Beignet. And Cafe Beignet makes the best in town. Aren't these sweet?

Porter & Luke's

Porter & Luke's Chantilly Cheesecake

Been good on your New Year's diet so far? You're about to blow it. Porter & Luke's Chantilly Cheesecake is amazing!

Commander's Palace

Commander's Bread Pudding Souffle

Next time somebody says, "Have you ever had Commander's Bread Pudding Souffle," you can say yes! It's delicious and fun to share,
just like your life together.

Clarinet Coffee Shop

Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Latte at the Clarinet Coffee Shop

The Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Latte at the Clarinet Coffee Shop inside the Holiday Inn Downtown Superdome is the perfect gift to give yourself this Valentine's Day. They're doing weird and wonderful things over there, y'all. Every chance we get, we swing by the Clarinet.

Oceana Grill

Oceana Grill Praline Brownie

This warm Praline Brownie is topped with vanilla bean ice cream, and is smothered in carmelized pecan rum sauce and pecan pieces. 
This must be love.


Mambo's Chocolate Kahlua Mousse

You'll be sweet on Mambo's Chocolate Kahlua Mousse! Golden toffee crunches float among clouds of creamy, rich Kahlua chocolate mousse.

Nola Cookery

Kentucky Bourbon Pecan Pie from Nola Cookery

Who need diamonds when there's Kentucky Bourbon Pecan Pie from Nola Cookery? Imagine large buttery pecans layered on a rich, smooth filling with a hint of Kentucky bourbon on a pastry crust. 

Bobby Hebert's Cajun Cannon

Bobby Hebert's Oreo Crumble Cheesecake

Is there any cookie better than the Oreo? If so, we've never found it. Bobby Hebert's Oreo Crumble Cheesecake sits on a perfectly baked Walnut Graham Cracker Crust and is generously covered with Oreo pieces and topped off with Chocolate Drizzle. Mmmm.

Messina's Runway Cafe

Come experience Chef Daryl's Valentine's Special at this sweet cafe in the Lakefront Airport. For $150 for two, you can enjoy Lobster Bisque, Steak Diane, and Creme Brûlée made with decadent dark chocolate, decorated with fresh berries. Menu available Saturday, February 12 and Sunday, February 13. Reserve a table at 504-241-5300.

Hard Rock Cafe

Hard Rock Cafe this Valentine's Day Specials the sweet Flirtini cocktail

Follow your heart to Hard Rock Cafe this Valentine's Day. They're offering Valentine's Day Specials, including a sweet Flirtini cocktail. There will be special surprises with guests with advance reservations. Make reservations now.

Lantil's Landing at Houmas House

Lantil’s Landing at Houmas House is worth the drive up from New Orleans this Valentine's Day. They're offering a romantic 6-course dinner with a wine pairing. What's for dessert, you ask? How about Southern Deep Fried topped with Banana's Foster ssauce? See full menu. Make reservations

The Carriage House Restaurant at Houmas House

At The Carriage House Restaurant at Houmas House, you’ll find Bouche Noir, King Cake Bread Pudding. and Red Velvet Cheesecake on their special 4-course Valentine’s Day Menu. See full menu. Make reservations.


>> Go to Seven Perfect Places to Pop the Question in New Orleans 

>> Stay the night at the Inn at Houmas House Mansion and Gardens

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