Ralph Brennan's cafe serves creative Creole dishes as well as raw oysters, which are 50 cents each during happy hour. The cocktail menu features house versions of many classic drinks, such as a blood orange margarita made with El Jimador tequila, Cointreau, blood orange puree and sour mix. Happy hour features half-price drinks. Open daily. Full restaurant menu. Happy hour 3 p.m.-7 p.m. daily.
Parmesan-crusted eggplant sticks are served with smoked paprika aioli. Lobster ravioli are stuffed with shrimp and goat cheese and served with Champagne beurre blanc. Reservations accepted. Lunch Mon.-Fri., dinner Mon.-Sat., brunch Sun. Credit cards. $$$