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Food and restaurants in Jefferson

Top restaurants

Cajun / Creole Restaurant
“Very popular restaurant on historic Oak Street. People love it! While you are on Oak Street check out the Maple Leaf Bar too.”
  • 198 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Creative wonderful dishes. Please note new address: 1506 S. Carrollton Ave. ”
  • 57 locals recommend
Bakery
“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”
  • 28 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
“ Restaurant located in an old gas station with tons of charm Nice outdoor patio with vibrant atmosphere Great food,, yummy burgers but not just that”
  • 24 locals recommend
Cajun / Creole Restaurant
“There are many more popular fine restaurants in New Orleans that everyone knows about like Commander's Palace, but Brigtsen's is a unique experience. If you like Shrimp I highly recommend the Shrimp and Zucchini Bisque as an appetizer, and the pecan pie is my personal favorite for dessert. It's all good!”
  • 30 locals recommend
Wine Bar
“A wine and cocktail bar - great for happy hour or a late night lounge with small plates. Sit, sip, relax!”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Located on the most old fashioned and quaint street, stop in to enjoy a scrumptious and hearty breakfast while listening to local artists play right to you!”
  • 26 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Not in a walkable area, but worth taking a Lyft or Uber to get one of their overstuffed po'boys. The restaurant is connected to a fish warehouse.”
  • 24 locals recommend

Cafes

Coffee Shop
“Rue de la Course has been in multiple locations on Magazine street and in the French Quarter. I've been a fan of their brews and spaces for decades. Their pastries are always fresh, like fluffy croissants. Their ice coffee is priceless on hot days.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Bakery
“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”
  • 28 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Located on the most old fashioned and quaint street, stop in to enjoy a scrumptious and hearty breakfast while listening to local artists play right to you!”
  • 26 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“The coffee is hit or miss, but the funky, relaxed atmosphere is usually perfectly on point to enjoy a newspaper, do work, check emails, strike up a casual esoteric conversation, play vintage boardgames, read tarot cards in the back room, etc... all of which might be happening at once, if you're lucky! ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“BRUNCH - Refuel serves breakfast and lunch, as well as a delicious Sunday brunch from 8:30 am til 2 pm. The offerings are light, contemporary and affordable. Brunch is the highlight meal, as people from all over the neighborhood flock here for the Huevos Rancheros and the Migas”
  • 17 locals recommend
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Donut Shop
“Good coffee, lots of gourmet donuts, delicious sliders. Quick bite but popular for tourists and locals as well.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“There are tons of breakfast spots in the neighborhood but this is one of a few that will serve a mimosa or Bloody Mary”
  • 2 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“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”
  • 28 locals recommend
Bakery
“If you're looking for King Cake, look no further. Be sure to place your order early to enjoy this classic Mardi Gras season pastry!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“French Bakery and Cafe. Unlimited coffee, tea, bread, jelly, butter, great food, always. Breakfast, lunch or dinner, or just a snack in the middle of the day, or for a meeting place with friends.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends