Andrea’s.

Metairie 2: Orleans Line To Houma Blvd. 3100 19th St. 504-834-8583. .

Annadele Plantation.

Covington. 71518 Chestnut St. 985-809-7669. In a 1850s building, it’s hard for noise to get a toehold. Beautiful place..

Arnaud’s.

French Quarter. 813 Bienville. 504-523-5433. .

Bistreaux.

French Quarter. 1001 Toulouse St. 504-586-8000. .

Borgne.

CBD. 601 Loyola Ave (Hyatt Regency Hotel). 504-613-3860. .

Bourbon House.

French Quarter. 144 Bourbon. 504-522-0111. .

Brennan’s.

French Quarter. 417 Royal. 504-525-9711. As big a restaurant as the newly-restored Brennan’s is, most of the rooms are on the small side, and the windows and furnishings prevent noisiness. .

Broussard’s.

French Quarter. 819 Conti. 504-581-3866. The main dining room is very large, and when it fills, it gets loud. Best dining room–the one past the bar on the courtyard. .

Cafe Adelaide.

CBD. 300 Poydras St. 504-595-3305. A big restaurant.

Café B.

Metairie 1: Old Metairie. 2700 Metairie Road. 504-934-4700. Having the tables scattered around the whole space keeps it quiet..

Chophouse.

CBD. 322 Magazine St. 504-522-7902. The original home of the Bon Ton Cafe has brick walls and big windows, both of which keep the sound down. The greatest danger is from the musicians who are here most of the time. Depends of the repertoire..

Commander’s Palace.

Uptown 1: Garden District & Environs. 1403 Washington Ave. 504-899-8221. The upstairs Garden Room is much louder than the main dining room downstairs. So where do most diners go? Downstairs..

Compere Lapin.

CBD. 535 Tchoupitoulas. 504-599-2119. .

Criollo.

French Quarter. 214 Royal. 504-523-3341. .

Crystal Room.

CBD. Le Pavillon Hotel, 901 Poydras. 504-581-3111. .

Dickie Brennan’s Steakhouse.

French Quarter. 716 Iberville. 504-522-2467. .

Domenica.

CBD. 123 Baronne (Roosevelt Hotel). 504-648-6020. .

Five Happiness.

Mid-City. 3605 S Carrollton. 504-482-3935. .

Fleming’s Steak House.

Metairie 2: Orleans Line To Houma Blvd. 3064 N. Causeway Blvd.. 504-799-0335. .

Fountain Lounge.

CBD. 123 Baronne, Roosevelt Hotel. 504-648-1200. .

Fountain Lounge Roosevelt Hotel Ballroom).

CBD. 123 Baronne, Roosevelt Hotel. 504-648-1200. .

Latil’s Landing.

River Parishes. In Houmas House Plantation. 225-473-9380. .

Lebanon’s Cafe.

Uptown 4: Riverbend, Carrollton & Broadmoor. 1500 S Carrollton Ave. 504-862-6200. .

Lüke.

CBD. 333 St Charles Ave. 504-378-2840. .

M Bistro.

French Quarter. 921 Canal. 504-524-1331. .

Maple Street Cafe.

Uptown 4: Riverbend, Carrollton & Broadmoor. 7623 Maple. 504-314-9003. .

Mr. B’s Bistro.

French Quarter. 201 Royal. 504-523-2078. .

Muriel’s.

French Quarter. 801 Chartres. 504-568-1885. It’s either the brick wall is the magic of the resident ghost that make this a good spot for a dinner a deux..

Palace Cafe.

French Quarter. 605 Canal. 504-523-1661. .

Ralph’s On The Park.

City Park Area. 900 City Park Ave. 504-488-1000. .

Red Fish Grill.

French Quarter. 115 Bourbon. 504-598-1200. .

Restaurant des Familles.

Marrero To Lafitte. 7163 Barataria Blvd. 504-689-7834. .

Rib Room.

French Quarter. 621 St Louis St83. 504-529-7045. .

Roux On Orleans.

French Quarter. 717 Orleans (Bourbon Orleans Hotel). 504-571-4604. .

Royal Sonesta Ballroom.

French Quarter. 300 Bourbon. 504-553-2278. .

Ruth’s Chris Steak House.

Metairie 2: Orleans Line To Houma Blvd. 3633 Veterans Blvd. 504-888-3600. .

Ruth’s Chris Steak House.

CBD. 525 Fulton St. 504-587-7099. .

Tujague’s.

French Quarter. 823 Decatur. 504-525-8676. .

Vacherie.

French Quarter. 827 1/2 Toulouse St. 504-207-4532. .

Windsor Court Grill Room.

CBD. 300 Gravier. 504-522-1994. .

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