Hoa Hong 9 Roses
1100 Stephens St., Gretna, 366-7665
Canh cai be xanh is a large bowl of greens, ground shrimp and pork in clear broth.
6078 Laurel St., 895-9441
Gabure is larded with pork belly and flecked with arugula pesto.
Chateau du Lac Wine Bistro
2037 Metairie Road, Metairie, 831-3773
Peel back bubbling cheese to enjoy a classic French onion soup.
Little Tokyo Small Plates & Noodle Bar
1340 S. Carrollton Ave., 861-6088
Tonkotsu ramen is made with a rich, cloudy pork stock.
333 St Charles Ave., 378-2840
Matzo ball soup is a delivery system for "Jewish penicillin."