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Entergy IMAX Theatre…

Jul 29 - Aug 21, 2014
Entergy IMAX Theatre and 3D Entertainment Distribution invite audiences on an… more

JPAS Summer Musical…

Jul 29 - Aug 3, 2014
  THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE JR., based on the zany musical that has taken… more

The Victory Belles –…

Jul 30 - 30, 2014
Salute the USA with the Victory Belles' newest red, white and blue celebration!… more

White Glove…

Jul 30 - 30, 2014
It's one thing to read on an exhibit label that an infantryman's pack in World… more

14th Annual Satchmo…

Jul 31 - Aug 3, 2014
Celebrate our native son, Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong, at this free… more

2014 New Orleans…

Jul 31 - Aug 3, 2014
Join us for the Historic New Orleans Collection's seventh annual New Orleans… more

Le Foret - Five…

Jul 31 - 31, 2014
Wine aficionados and foodies alike can enjoy sumptuous seasonal delights with… more

Louisiana Music…

Jul 31 - 31, 2014
Listen to Voo Davis perform! more

Open Mic Night at…

Jul 31 - Aug 28, 2014
This summer, Thursday nights at Hard Rock New Orleans are open to local… more

The Historic New…

Jul 31 - Aug 3, 2014
The Historic New Orleans Collection's seventh annual New Orleans Antiques… more

Workplace Wellness…

Jul 31 - 31, 2014
Pre-planning is a matter of taking the time to think about - and record - your… more

AN EVENING WITH …

Aug 1 - 1, 2014

COOLinary New…

Aug 1 - 31, 2014
It is going to be a delicious summer!  Throughout the whole month of… more

Mecha Con

Aug 1 - 3, 2014
MechaCon was conceived as a revolutionary Anime convention experience,… more

Sarah McLachlan at…

Aug 1 - 1, 2014

Satchmo Summer Fest

Aug 1 - 1, 2014
Come and enjoy live music with Leroy Jones & New Orleans Finest. more

The Saenger Theatre…

Aug 1 - 1, 2014
Join us for  multi-platinum singer and songwriter Sarah McLaughlin. She… more

The Victory Belles –…

Aug 1 - 1, 2014
Salute the USA with the Victory Belles' newest red, white and blue celebration!… more

20th Anniversary…

Aug 2 - 2, 2014
The Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans (CAC) announces the annual Whitney… more

Abita Springs Opry at…

Aug 2 - 30, 2014
Two bands - Three Hours - Five Saturdays First band plays approx 12 noon… more

Entergy IMAX Theatre…

Jul 29 - Aug 21, 2014
Entergy IMAX Theatre and 3D Entertainment Distribution invite audiences on an… more

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANTS OFFER LENT SPECIALS

 

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NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANTS OFFER LENT SPECIALS

GG'S DINE-O-RAMA

Those abstaining during Lent will find an array of dining options at GG's Dine-O-Rama, where Chef/Co-owner Dave Gotter will rotate a variety of seafood specials throughout the season. Guests can enjoy a large selection of dishes including Shrimp & Crawfish Enchiladas; a Seared Scallops Salad; Fish Tacos; and a panko-crusted Catfish Club.  Innovative takes on seafood Po-boys will also be on offer, including the Uptown Shrimp Po-boy - lightly dusted and fried jumbo shrimp, house-made dill remoulade, roasted tomatoes, shaved red onion, pickles and arugula on toasted French bread and a Smothered Pearl Oyster Po-boy - flash fried oysters, cheddar mayo, sliced pickles and an ancho-honey slaw on toasted French bread.  Lent specials will rotate daily and are available through Easter Sunday. GG's Dine-O-Rama is located at 3100 Magazine at 8th Street in New Orleans. Lunch and Dinner is served daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; Breakfast is served from 8 a.m. to noon and lunch is served from noon to 5 p.m. every Saturday; Brunch is served every Sunday from 8 a.m. to     3 p.m.; Street and municipal parking available. Phone: 504-373-6579 http://www.ggsneworleans.com/.

 

PHIL'S GRILL

While Phil's Grill is certainly known for its award-winning burgers, owner Phil de Gruy and Executive Chef Justin Jones are giving observant diners reason to eat out.  Specialty Lenten dishes, available Ash Wednesday through Easter Sunday, include Ahi Tuna with Garden Vegetables - delightfully seasoned and grilled Ahi Tuna with an array of market veggies; and Zapp'd Catfish - Zapp's crusted catfish fillet served on French bread with house-made tartar sauce, pickles, lettuce and tomato.  Both dishes are available for $10.99 and include a side dish such as grilled corn on the cob, sweet potato fries, steamed veggies or spicy potato salad. Certified by Ochsner Hospital and Elmwood Fitness Center as an official Eat Fit NOLA restaurant, Phil's Grill also offers plenty of gluten free and other smart menu options that are perfect for a Lent diet, including Burger Swaps - grilled tuna, veggie burger, and grilled portobello mushroom, served on whole grain bun or iceberg lettuce bun, with side of grilled or steamed veggies. Phil's Grill Lent Specials are available Ash Wednesday through Easter Sunday at all three outposts of Phil's Grill: 3020 Severn Avenue in Metairie; 1640 Hickory Avenue in Harahan; and the newest location at 748 Camp Street in New Orleans.      http://www.phils-grill.com/