Happy Monday - Okay, so we had another loss....cheer yourself up with some great food and music this evening!
Start things off with Dine Around for the Arts - Are you looking for a fun new way to support the arts? All you have to do is eat! Tonight the following restaurants will donate 10% of their proceeds to the Arts Council of New Orleans. Go enjoy some delicious food for a great cause!
901 Louisiana Ave. (504) 891-9626
Contemporary Creole cuisine in a historic, enchanting setting.
3641 Magazine St. (504) 891-1810
A wine bar with premium cocktails, fine dining small plates and table service.
3216 West Esplanade (504) 838-9935
A large menu of Italian dishes, seafood and steaks in a casual family setting.
7625 Maple St. (504) 862-6363
Italian pizza, pasta, salads, sandwiches with a casual neighborhood vibe.
High Hat Cafe
4500 Freret St. (504)754-1336
A casual neighborhood spot serving food from the Mississippi Delta and LA.
Lucy's Retired Surfers Bar and Restaurant
701 Tchoupitoulas St. (504) 523-8995
7425 Freret St. (504) 322-2815
Deep dish specialty pizza and neighborhood bar.
1000 S. Clearview Pkwy. (504) 255-6201
A Mexican grill with unique flavors at affordable prices in a fun environment.
2020 A Belle Chasse Hwy. (504) 391-7229
Fine dining on the West Bank featuring prime steak and grilled seafood.
Ralph's on the Park
900 City Park Ave. (504) 488-1000
Fine dining that delivers the freshest spins on eclectic comfort cuisine.
Rotolo's Pizzeria on S. Rampart
514 S. Rampart St. (504) 528-2556
A local pizzeria with Louisiana inspired Italian food.
The Country Club
634 Louisa St. (504) 900-1425
A focus on American bistro flavors using fresh Gulf Coast ingredients.
The Grill Room at Windsor Court
300 Gravier St. (504) 522-1994
Continental fine dining with a southern flair.
701 Mazant St. (504) 949-3232
Nationally acclaimed slow smoked barbecue.
The Velvet Cactus
6300 Argonne Blvd. (504) 301-2083
Mexican restaurant displaying/selling art from local artists.
Vincent's Italian Cuisine
4411 Chastant St. (504) 885-2984
Classic Italian and local seafood prepared with the finest and freshest ingredients.
RSVP TODAY! For more info, call 504-523-1465 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday Night Music
And while your Uptown - Enjoy some cocktail porch sippin' over at the Columns Hotel (3811 St. Charles)....Tonight David Doucet of fame BeauSoleil performs at 8:00 pm!
Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) has a great Monday night show with Phil DeGruy at 8:00 pm with NO COVER....and be sure to come hungry for some delicious pizza and other Italian goodness from Garage Pizza!
Lots of fun around Frenchmen Street!
BMC (1331 Decatur) has a great early show at 6:00 pm with Lil Red and Big Bad...then stay on for the next show at 9:30 with Smoky Greenwell's Blues Jam!!
Be sure to make a stop by the Spotted Cat (623 Frenchmen) early for this great line-up of music...Sarah McCoy at 4:00 pm, Dominick Grillo and The Frenchmen Street All Stars at 6:00 pm and be sure to stay on for the Kristina Morales & The Bayou Shufflers at 10:00 pm!
And stop into Snug Harbor (626 Frenchmen) for one of the longest running performers in NOLA - It's Monday night with the Charmaine Neville Band at 8:00 pm - Yes, there's a cover, but Charmaine is worth every penny! While your there get a Monsoon (watch out their dangerous) and one of the best burgers in town!
To top off you're evening....you gotta go Uptown and over to the Maple Leaf (8316 Oak) for Papa Grows Funk at 10:00 pm - they'll get your Monday night funked up -remember there's a cover - but it's worth it!!!
Have a great one...and for more musical fun check out WWOZ Livewire - http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/music-calendar...until tomorrow!