For seafood Fridays and other meatless meals during Lent, check out these Magazine Street restaurants. Don't forget about all the fantastic crawfish dishes and oyster specials you can find too!
When Mardi Gras ends, the Fish Frys begin! The limited-time “Cat Daddy” combines crispy fried catfish, whipped potato salad, jalapeno pickles, green onions, and a generous drizzle of Big Daddy’s Sauce in our signature sweet sour dough bun.
Enjoy Louisiana Crawfish tails at Reginelli’s Pizzeria on the Cajun Crawfish Pizza and the Bayou Eggplant. The Bayou Eggplant is a whole roasted eggplant smothered in a spicy cream sauce and topped with crawfish tails!
In addition to amazing coffee, French Truck has light, meat-free items like avocado toast.
Del Fuego has seafood-centric dishes like the Mission meets Bayou Burrito (grilled shrimp mission burrito smothered in crawfish etouffee) as well as crawfish queso fundido and Gulf shrimp with verde cream sauce, savory jalapeno & garlic churros.
Deanie's has expanded its menu just in time for Lent. Try favorites like a giant seafood platter, boiled crawfish, charbroiled oysters, crawfish étouffée, and new faves like barbecue shrimp tacos.
Hit up Breaux Mart's hot buffet for fried shrimp and catfish.
Lenten Fridays feature the $10 Picnic Fish Fry which comes with THE Cajun Potato Salad and Lemon Herb Slaw. Other options include our Wild Shrimp Remoulade Croissant, Smoked Fish Dip and our Wild Shrimp Remoulade Salad.
Red Curry Shrimp "Rundown" at Rum House has jumbo Louisiana shrimp in a creamy red curry sauce with coconut mango rice. The Seafood Pepper Pot is a spicy Caribbean bouillabaisse with mahi mahi, calamari, mussels, and jumbo gulf shrimp.
Red Dog Diner's Tomato and Oregano Glazed Salmon comes with saffron ancho rice, brussels sprouts, creole butter sauce.
Joey K's has you covered for Lent: Eggplant Napoleon, Fried Green Tomatoes w/ Grilled Shrimp, and All-U-Can-Eat Fried Catfish. We will also have hot boiled crawfish every Friday and Saturday now through Easter. Come check it out!
Friday Fish Fry at New Orleans Glassworks! Come in for a 2-Hour Glassblowing Class on Fridays during Lent and create your own glass fish sculpture. Classes available by appointment through our website.