349 Whitney Ave., Gretna, 366-2489
"Bean cake with black pepper" features perfectly fried cubes over cabbage.
517 Frenchmen St., 942-1345
The barbecue tofu po-boy is spicy, hearty and served late.
3501 N. Arnoult Road, Metairie, 887-3295
Order velvety sheets of ultra-thin noodles from the "Chinese menu."
Surrey's Cafe & Juice Bar
1418 Magazine St., 524-3828; 4807 Magazine St., 895-5757
For breakfast, order tofu over brown rice with mushrooms and onions.
525 Frenchmen St., 943-1122
Kimchee ramen soup is loaded with tofu and spice.