Bywater Neighborhood New Orleans – Episode #106

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The Bywater Neighborhood New Orleans

Today’s show is about exploring the Bywater, a New Orleans neighborhood downriver from the French Quarter.

Our guide is Chef Chris St. John, the chef and co-owner at Capulet, located in the heart of the Bywater. Join Chris and I as we discuss Capulet, the Bywater neighborhood, and answer a few listener questions along the way.

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Previous episodes mentioned

My Top Thing to Do in New Orleans Right Now – EP105

Great Places to Eat Vegan and Vegetarian in New Orleans – Episode #31

Fire at the Upstairs Lounge – Episode #66

Shout Outs

Lancaster County Farmer’s Market
Sneaky Pickle – vegan/vegetarian restaurant in the Bywater
Cane & Table
Studio B
The Warehouse Co-Working Space
BJ’s Lounge
J & J’s
Bud Rips
Father Seelos Shrine
Pizza Delicious
Bratz Y’all
Rusty Rainbow Bridge
Crescent Park
The Joint
Euclid Records
Parleaux Beer Lab
Solo Espresso / The Lost Line
Riverqueen Greens
Music Box Village
American Bywater Bistro
Where Y’Art
Hotel Peter & Paul / Elysian Bar
R&B Bed and Breakfast
Country Club
InsaniTea Kombucha
Sapphire Events

Thank You

Thanks to Chef Chris St. John for being my guest on today’s show. Be sure to check out Capulet for breakfast, lunch, or their Thursday night Jazz Jam.

Thanks also to Emily over at the R&B Bed and Breakfast in the Marigny. She’s been touting the downriver side of the French Quarter to me for years!

Thanks to Joel Sharpton from Pro Podcasting Services for being the intro voice of the podcast. Thanks also to Scott McCrossen for the artwork, logo, and branding that makes Beyond Bourbon Street stand out.

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