One of the most important things you can do during Essence is eat! You guys know I love to savor a good meal and there are plenty of great restaurants in the city (old and new) to try out. New Orleans is the place when it comes to scrumptious cuisine.
But let’s be honest, over the past few years, festival goers have had issues with certain establishments being closed for “maintenance” during the festival weekend. Well, this year is all about supporting our own. Here is a list of NOLA Black Owned Restaurants you just gotta try. Bon Appétit!