Robert can help you make groceries or get a meal to go. Choose from rotisserie chicken, an extensive salad bar, sushi bar, daily soup specials, po-boys made-to-order and deli items. The fried fish dinner includes two side items and rolls. No reservations. Lunch and dinner daily. Credit cards and checks. $
Parlay's demure entrance along a bustling stretch of Harrison Avenue belies the rowdy atmosphere you'll find on Sundays when the New Orleans Saints play. Friendly neighborhood faces, dog and human alike, fill spots along the 60-foot wooden bar facing a line of TVs, enjoying $3 bloody marys and mimosas and a free food spread in the back room. Open daily. No food. Happy hour 4 p.m.-midnight daily.
The deli counter serves hot roast beef debris po-boys dressed with lettuce, tomato, pickles and mayonnaise, mustard or ketchup. Roast beef debris fries are topped with sour cream and green onions. No reservations. Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Credit cards and checks. $
The grilled chicken pesto panino is dressed with red onion, tomato, Parmesan and mozzarella cheeses and Caesar dressing on sourdough bread. It's served with chips or fries. Eggs cochon features poached eggs, pulled pork and hollandaise on an English muffin and comes with potatoes or grits. No reservations. Breakfast and lunch daily, dinner Tue.-Sun. Credit cards. $
With a laid-back atmosphere, professional but unpretentious bartenders and an overall no-frills approach, the Chart Room has long been a locals' oasis in the middle of a touristy section of the Quarter. Having one of the city's best jukeboxes — featuring local favorites from James Booker to Honey Island Swamp Band — doesn't hurt. Open daily. Smoking allowed. No food.