In the morning, Longitude 90 focuses on French-inspired cuisine, but at night it becomes a cocktail bar with a "Sparkling" menu of effervescent offerings and spritzers based on standard drinks. Popular choices include the Sparkling Sazerac, Sparkling French 007 and Sparkling String of Pearls. Open daily. Full restaurant menu.
Some of the best tables at Harrah's are near the buffet. Selections range from pastas, seafood, steaks and roasted meats to an elaborate "Sweet Treats" dessert bar. Popular specials include Sunday's Champagne brunch with prime rib and Thursday's Dungeness crab night. No reservations. Open 24-hours daily. Credit cards. $$
The appetizer sampler includes oysters Bienville, oysters Rockefeller, oysters Tommy, mussels marinara, paneed oysters, grilled shrimp, chorizo sausage, escargot aux champignons and crabmeat canape. Chocolate almond truffle features chilled bittersweet chocolate mousse with creme anglaise, toasted almonds and whipped cream. No reservations. Dinner daily. Credit cards. $$
Looking for your lost shaker of salt? Find it here, along with a huge selection of tropical libations, live music and fellow Parrotheads scanning the restaurant in hopes of spotting its namesake owner, who is a New Orleans Saints fan and occasional visitor to the restaurant. Open daily. No smoking. Full restaurant menu. Happy hour 4 p.m. daily.
The ground chuck cheeseburger is topped with grated cheddar and served with a baked potato. The 14-ounce rib-eye is served with a potato, salad and bread. No reservations. Lunch, dinner and late-night daily. Credit cards. $$
The menu includes tacos, enchiladas, quesadillas, burritos, burgers, salads and more. Carnitas tacos feature pulled pork in corn tortillas with avocado, red onion, tomatillo sauce, rice and beans. Fajita platters feature a choice of grilled shrimp, steak or chicken with tortillas, peppers and onions. Reservations accepted. Lunch and dinner daily, brunch Sat.-Sun. Credit cards. $$