There's live jazz every day starting at 10 a.m. at this dog-friendly patio bar, which has a courtyard with life-sized bronze figures of New Orleans' music greats. Traditional cocktails like old fashioneds and bloody marys are the most popular, and guests who order specialty drinks get to keep the glass. The cafe serves breakfast, pastries, sandwiches and New Orleans dishes. Open daily.
The Louisiana crawfish omelet includes bell pepper, tomato and Swiss cheese and is served with grits and French bread. The Decatur club sandwich features turkey, bacon, Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomatoes and pickles on French bread. No reservations. Hours vary by location. Credit cards. $
Thu., July 24, 10 a.m. 2014