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Five Alluring Alligator Bites



930 Tchoupitoulas St., 588-2123

Garlic-chili aioli adds spark to crisp-fried gator chunks.

Trey Yuen

600 N. Causeway Blvd., Mandeville, (985) 626-4476; 2100 N. Morrison Blvd., Hammond, (985) 345-6789

The predator benefits from spicy Szechuan preparation in a stir-fry.


813 Bienville St., 523-5433

The alligator sausage appetizer gets upscale garnishes of smoked onion and apple relish.

Franky and Johnny's

321 Arabella St., 899-9146

The alligator soup is creamy like a bisque but hearty and spicy with red pepper.

Red Fish Grill

115 Bourbon St., 598-1200

Alligator sausage finds familiar bayou company with shrimp and crab in dark-roux gumbo.

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