New Orleans is known as one of the best dining destinations in the country – maybe even the world. Anyone who visits New Orleans goes there, at least in part, for the cuisine. Its culinary influences come from Africa, Europe, and America and it also has its own unique flair. The food is one of the things people miss the most when they leave Bourbon Street but it’s possible to bring some of it home and replicate the best recipes in your own kitchen, even if you’re not a trained chef. Chances are there’s a restaurant in your area that can deliver creole cuisine, too.
So, what are the 15 essential New Orleans seafood dishes you need to try?