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About julia521

I'm a food aficionado with an interest in photography. Most of my restaurants will be in New Orleans as I will be here over the next few years. Every now and then you will see a post from Boston or Philadelphia too!

Freret St. Po Boy and Donut Shop in New Orleans

Freret St. Po Boy and Donut Shop 4701 Freret St New Orleans, LA I had heard that this place has the best donuts in town so I had to go check out this claim. This is definitely one of those … Continue reading

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Hoshun Restaurant in New Orleans

Hoshun 1601 Saint Charles Ave. New Orleans, LA Hoshun is literally down the street from where I live and yet in all my years in New Orleans, I hadn’t eaten there until recently. It’s very convenient for “to-go” orders. Just … Continue reading

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RECIPE: Shabu Shabu

Shabu shabu is one of Japan’s most popular dishes and is a glorified fondue. It consists of paper-thin slices of raw beef and raw vegetables, cooked by each diner at the table in a pot of hot broth. The name … Continue reading

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Churros cafe in Metairie, LA

Churros Cafe 3100 Kingman St. Metairie, LA This little gem is hidden away in a plaza off Veterans Memorial Blvd in Metairie by the Starbucks and Izzo Burrito. You know it’s the good stuff because the workers in the kitchen … Continue reading

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Boo Koo BBQ in New Orleans, LA

Boo Koo BBQ (currently hosted by Finn McCool’s Irish Pub) 3701 Banks St. New Orleans, LA I had heard about this place but didn’t have a chance to check it out until now. My friend had a groupon and I … Continue reading

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