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Things to do in Audubon, New Orleans

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Park
“Many great things to explore here in the historic Upper Audubon neighborhood.”
  • 321 locals recommend
Cajun / Creole Restaurant
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“Quirky Atmosphere - Southern Soul Food sophisticated courtyard dining. Go hungry - big portions. ”
  • 195 locals recommend
Bar
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“Another wonderful uptown music venue and watering hole! Check out their calendar to see who's playing and get your party on!”
  • 188 locals recommend
Park
“The Audubon Zoo is in Audubon Park, as well as golf courses, and walking trails. Beautiful Park that stretches from St. Charles Avenue to Magazine Street.”
  • 150 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“New Orleans staple for traditional breakfast and southern food. Diner-style eatery with counter seating and retro feel.”
  • 89 locals recommend
Cajun / Creole Restaurant
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“A long time favorite for NOLA locals and foodie travelers willing to make a pilgrimage into the deeper reaches of uptown to score some truly excellent food with casually elegant ambiance. Pro Tip: Unless you've been here before, you've probably never had anything like seafood prepared in their muddy waters" sauce. Look for it on the menu. Reservations recommended!”
  • 71 locals recommend
Cinema
“Need a movie break while you're visiting NOLA? This quaint and cozy locally owned venue is the closest one to the property. It is about 5-7 minutes away by car, taxi, or ride share.”
  • 78 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Creative wonderful dishes. Please note new address: 1506 S. Carrollton Ave. ”
  • 56 locals recommend
University
“Longtime private research school known for its science & medical programs plus its urban setting.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
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“Mediteranean - one of my favorite stand-bys! It’s close, inexpensive and delicious. No liquor is served but you can bring your own.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Bar
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“Laid-back sports bar with 17 TVs & more than 400 beers, plus raw oysters & pub grub from the grill.”
  • 59 locals recommend
Park
“This is a peaceful place to watch the river flow, people-watch, and picnic...a very locals-oriented spot to relax. Groups of college students sunning or playing Frisbee, hand-holding couples, athletes heading for the ball fields, boats and barges of all descriptions gliding by. Quite opposite of the view from the French Quarter. ”
  • 66 locals recommend
Dive Bar
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“Totally random dive bar in the middle of a residential neighborhood uptown. It's off the beaten path, you might think you're in the wrong place, you might think it's unsafe...don't worry, it looks a lot worse than it actually is. ”
  • 47 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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“A New Orleans tradition. Great Po-Boy shop uptown. It's a very popular spot with locals.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Café
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“Go to Satsuma's Café for delicious breakfast, lunch, fresh juices and coffee! It’s one of my favorite restaurants!”
  • 45 locals recommend
Bakery
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“BRUNCH -Breads on Oak raises the bar on bread, pastry and breakfast sammies for Uptowners on historic Oak Street. Open Wednesday through Sunday and serving breakfast and lunch, this artisinal bakery specializes in Old World style breads studded with fruits and nuts, seeds and multi grains. Extremely vegan and vegetarian friendly, you can order a mean locally sprouted tofu scramble on pumpkin cheddar biscuit and all kinds of veggies between two hearty pieces of the break of your choice. Frittatas are offered most weekends along with all kinds of gooey pastry. Gluten free options”
  • 27 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Cajun / Creole Restaurant
“Quirky Atmosphere - Southern Soul Food sophisticated courtyard dining. Go hungry - big portions. ”
  • 195 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
“New Orleans staple for traditional breakfast and southern food. Diner-style eatery with counter seating and retro feel.”
  • 89 locals recommend
Cajun / Creole Restaurant
“A long time favorite for NOLA locals and foodie travelers willing to make a pilgrimage into the deeper reaches of uptown to score some truly excellent food with casually elegant ambiance. Pro Tip: Unless you've been here before, you've probably never had anything like seafood prepared in their muddy waters" sauce. Look for it on the menu. Reservations recommended!”
  • 71 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Creative wonderful dishes. Please note new address: 1506 S. Carrollton Ave. ”
  • 56 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
“Mediteranean - one of my favorite stand-bys! It’s close, inexpensive and delicious. No liquor is served but you can bring your own.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Bar
“Laid-back sports bar with 17 TVs & more than 400 beers, plus raw oysters & pub grub from the grill.”
  • 59 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
“A New Orleans tradition. Great Po-Boy shop uptown. It's a very popular spot with locals.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Café
“Go to Satsuma's Café for delicious breakfast, lunch, fresh juices and coffee! It’s one of my favorite restaurants!”
  • 45 locals recommend

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