The Essential New Orleans Itinerary

Commander's Palace

Must-see spots in The Big Easy.

New Orleans is one place where brand-new rarely seems quite as good as tried-and-true. The right way to do a long weekend is by eating and drinking at the legendary spots. Our favorites, below. Commander's Palace Sunday jazz brunch at this Garden District stalwart is a must for its set menu of Southern staples and music by Joe Simon’s Jazz Trio. Walk it off at Lafayette Cemetery across the stre...