Mandina’s on the Dozen Best Red Beans & Rice Locales List

According to The New Orleans Menu, Mandina’s serves some of the best red beans and rice in the area. Check it out! 6. Mandina’s. Mid-City: 3800 Canal. 504-482-9179. ||Mandeville: 4240 La 22. 985-674-9883. An absurdly large portion, served with first-class Italian sausage as an option. Available every day.   Read More

Among the 500 Best Dishes in New Orleans: Mandina’s Grilled Pork Chop

Mandina’s serves up a great chop according to local food critic Tom Fitzmorris in his online blog The New Orleans Menu.  "…a nice, thick, bone-in chop, seared here and there, juicy throughout. And excellent by any standard.: Read More

Where the locals eat in New Orleans

USA Today covers New Orleans landmark restaurants. Among them, of course, is Mandina’s… Post-Katrina renovations didn’t rob this Mid-City institution of its charm. The family-owned Italian-Creole favorite is still housed in its signature pink building with trademark neon-and-wood-accented dining room. Read More

Mandina’s on the Dozen Best Oyster-Artichoke Soups List

According to Tom Fitzmorris in his blog The New Orleans Menu, Mandina’s number one for the best oyster-artichoke soup in the area. Check it out! 1. Mandina’s. Mid-City: 3800 Canal. 504-482-9179. Although Mandina’s turtle soup is more famous, its oyster-artichoke potage is better. One of the very best, in fact, with a flavor closer to that [...]