The Cajun burger is a half-pound burger topped with hot sauce and bacon. For a snack or side, there are french fries loaded with melted cheese. No reservations. Open 24 hours daily. Credit cards. $
Few institutions are as reliable as a 24-hour bar/laundromat in New Orleans. Checkpoint Charlie anchors the corner of Decatur Street and Esplanade Avenue, offering no-cover music nightly, drinks at dive bar prices, bar food and a neighborhood washateria. Open 24 hours daily. Food available.