With a large park right across the street, the dog-friendly Mid-City Yacht Club is an inviting spot for sports types to gather after a game of kickball or football. There's also an outdoor patio equipped with Jenga and other board games, and inside patrons can play pool, darts or join in game nights. Bloody marys can be paired with a menu of burgers, gumbo, crawfish cheese fries or an ahi tuna melt. Look for frequent drink specials, including $1 off well drinks daily until 5 p.m. Open daily. Smoking on patio. Full restaurant menu.
Bacon macaroni and cheese poppers are stuffed with Parmesan, Romano, cheddar, Asiago and fontina cheese sauce and come with honey-mustard dipping sauce. Buffalo frog legs are prepared like hot wings, with spicy sauce. No reservations. Lunch Tue.-Sun., dinner daily. Credit cards. $