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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.

Cemetery
“Historic battle was fought here. Information is provided on the spot. You can take the Chalmette ferry to get there. ”
  • 40 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“A Chalmette (and New Orleans favorite), Rocky and Carlos serves up HUGE portions of comfort foods like red beans, moussaka, and fried chicken. Go for their famous mac and cheese, stay for the retro ambiance. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“EXCELLENT!!! Newer restaurant in the parish and excellent food: lobster, steak, etc. Fine dining in a casual, intimate setting. Excellent steaks and broiled oysters. Reservations recommended. Great Steak and Lobster Night, Seafood, see menu.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Car Rental
“ Uber, Lyft, and several taxi companies service the area as well. Especially convenient for trips into the French Quarter.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“If you're up for a little bit of an off-the-beaten-track adventure, this is the best middle-eastern food in the city!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“SOME OF THE BEST SEAFOOD. Fresh off the Fishermens boats. Bayou cooking at its Best!!!! Great Boiled Crawfish, Shrimp, Crabs. Seafood Po-boys and Seafood dinners, at the right price! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
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“Food - Fun - Spirits. Serving up delicious charbroiled ground sirloin burgers on a variety of buns as well as steaks, chicken, sandwiches, and salads. Voted one of Gambit Weekly's most bodacious burgers and one of St. Bernard's Top 20 EATS. Hours of Operation: Open Mon - Thu & Sun: 10:00am - 9:00pm, Fri & Sat: 10:00am - 11:00pm”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“Within walking distance, has paddle boats, beautiful trees, nice walking trail.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cinema
“Locally and independently owned Chalmette Movies shows independent, foreign & newly released films on seven screens and is only a five minute walk away.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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Grocery or Supermarket
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Big Box Store
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“This Walmart location is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. They have everything from groceries and medication to clothing and electronics.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Store
“You can get great produce and groceries there as well as fantastic cooked food. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends