Char-broiled oysters are topped with garlic-butter sauce and Parmesan. The oyster loaf features fried oysters between two pieces of buttered thick Texas toast. The seafood gumbo is made with shrimp, crabmeat and okra. No reservations. Lunch Tue.-Sat., dinner Thu.-Sat. Cash only. $
This tavern keeps the beer cold and the grill hot. Choose from several burgers, including The Igor burger, the Cajun burger and the barbecue burger. The Cajun burger adds a kick of Tabasco and Creole seasonings. Chicken nuggets and onion rings are popular munchies. No reservations. Lunch, dinner and late-night daily. Credit cards. $
A late-night favorite of many college students, neighborhood regulars also haunt the bar to sift through a wide selection of '90s jukebox hits, watch NFL games and play air hockey. Ms. Mae's 24/7 hours — and cheap drinks — have caused many a patron to end up on the club's infamous Wall of Shame. Open 24 hours daily. No food.
Available from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. daily, the Ignatius Plate includes Poche’s pork and jalapeno boudin, grilled alligator sausage, fried catfish strips and two sauces. At brunch, eggs Ignatius features two poached eggs, slow-cooked angus beef, grilled asparagus and hollandaise on toasted French bread. Reservations accepted. Lunch and dinner daily, brunch Sat.-Sun. Credit cards. $$