The 19th-century Italianate cottage has an outdoor saltwater pool, sauna and hot tub. The bar's calendar is filled with specialty nights — and it's happy hour any time it rains. Saints and LSU games are screened on a 25-foot projector at the pool. Saturday brunch features a bottomless mimosa and build-your-own bloody mary bar with 50 ingredients. Open daily. Smoking allowed. Food available. Happy hour 5 p.m.-8 p.m. daily.
Canjiquinha is a Brazilian pork stew served with grits. For brunch, shrimp and andouille is served over stone-ground grits with mushrooms, cherry tomatoes and red onion. Reservations accepted for large parties. Breakfast and lunch Mon.-Fri., dinner and late night daily, brunch Sat.-Sun. Credit cards. $$