Located in a charming turn-of-the-century building, Ernst Cafe retains the flavor of old New Orleans. The Always Sunny on Fulton is a popular drink made of orange juice, mint and Barcadi, but PBRs are patrons' standby. Casual comfort food is served, and a late-night menu is offered 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Open daily. No smoking. Full restaurant menu. Happy hour 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Mon.-Fri.
Fried green tomatoes are topped with sauteed shrimp and remoulade. Deep-fried crab cakes feature jumbo lump crabmeat, herbs, Creole spices and fresh breadcrumbs and are topped with shrimp remoulade. No reservations. Lunch and dinner daily. Credit cards. $$
Fri., May 30, 5 p.m. 2014