7 Incredible Restaurants With The Best Outdoor Dining In New Orleans

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7 Incredible Restaurants With The Best Outdoor Dining In New Orleans

Looking for a gorgeous patio, or an enchanting courtyard? NOLA’s got you covered!

Now that the days are getting warmer and longer, it’s time to find the perfect restaurant that offers top-notch outdoor dining options. Of course, it’s no secret that New Orleans is home to an enchanting courtyard or two, but it can be quite overwhelming when searching for the perfect place to dine outside.

To help we’ve curated this list of awesome restaurants that offer outdoor dining, so you can enjoy your meal in that Big Easy air.

7 Incredible Restaurants With Charming Outdoor Dining:

1. Broussard’s

Where: French Quarter

For an extra special treat, head to Broussard’s. Known for its tasty brunch, take your eggs benedict to enjoy out on their enchanting courtyard! If you’re looking to impress, or just have a well-deserved, swanky catch-up with your friends, Broussard’s is the place for you!

2. Station 6

Where: Metairie

A stones throw away from Lake Ponchartrain, Station 6 is where you head if you’re craving seafood. We recommend enjoying their oysters out on their stunning patio. Relax underneath that New Orleans sun, although you’ll be protected from the rain and cold at Station 6!

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3. N7

Where: Bywater/St Claude

For an awesome fusion of French and Japanese cuisine, check out N7! The perfect mix of classy and casual, and their outdoor dining area is one of the cutest in New Orleans! Try their squid and you’ll want to return in no time at all!

4. Cafe Amelie

Where: French Quarter


Visit one of the Quarter’s most gorgeous courtyards at Cafe Amelie. Their lush garden is perfect for brunch, lunch, or dinner, and there’s some awesome cocktails on offer. You won’t regret ordering a Bloody Mary (or two)!

5. The Elysian Bar

Where: Marigny

This renovated Catholic church has turned into one of New Orleans’ hottest eateries! The Elysian Bar is an intimate space that offers tasty dishes, but their courtyard is the real star of the show!

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6. Blue Oak BBQ

Where: Faubourg St. John

For no frills and just some insane BBQ food, check out Blue Oak BBQ. Keep your eyes peeled for rotating offers and specials that’ll make your wallet very happy. Try one of their burgers for the ultimate cheat day treat!

7. Bayona

Where: French Quarter

Order Bayona’s Louisiana Crawfish Boil for those authentic Bayou flavors out in that Big Easy air! Their patio is a magical place to have lunch, or maybe a bottle of wine with some friends!

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