This cozy spot (I hate the term “date night” but the dim lighting and speakeasy vibes call for it here) is perfect for fresh oysters, hush puppies, and cocktails. My gooooood, the cocktails. They were so good.
Don’t be intimidated by the first drink on the menu because it happens to be their most beloved bevvie. Introducing Holy Water: a delicious blend of spiced rum, cognac, green chartreuse, housemade almond syrup, fresh squeezed grapefruit, lemon, lime, and angostura bitters served in a candle votive on fire — and if the description isn’t enough to convince you of how smooth it tastes, here is a real quote from my fiancé: “This is danger juice.”
Address: 630 Carondelet St, New Orleans, LA 70130
🚶: Four-minute walk from Maypop