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4.8 (582) $$$$ $$$$ Modern, Creole, Cajun


Summary: Contemporary Creole fare in a relaxed, homely setting.

Brigtsen's offers a delightful culinary experience that encapsulates the essence of contemporary Louisiana cooking. Nestled in a charming Victorian cottage, the restaurant exudes a warm, inviting atmosphere that complements its sumptuous menu. Diners can indulge in signature dishes such as file gumbo, pan-roasted pork chops, and the unique crawfish with pistachio lime sauce. The unexpected twist of blueberries in the crème brûlée is a testament to the venue's creative flair. Brigtsen's stands out with its intimate dining rooms adorned with quaint murals and lace curtains, offering patrons a taste of the south with a touch of sophistication. With a focus on seafood and a carefully curated wine list, the restaurant ensures a memorable dining experience with personalized service that is second to none in the area.


3 Diamonds
2 Toques
2 Toques
Best New Orleans American Restaurants
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James Beard
Outstanding Hospitality - Nominee 2020
Outstanding Service - Nominee 2019
Outstanding Service - Semifinalist 2017
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723 Dante St, New Orleans, LA 70118

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