Dickie Brennan's Creole restaurant shares a courtyard with Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carre and has bars on two floors, plus a wraparound balcony overlooking Jackson Square. There is a large selection of cognacs and after-dinner drinks. Open daily. Full restaurant menu. Happy hour 2 p.m.-6 p.m. daily.
Eggs Hussarde features poached eggs, grilled beef medallions, masa-fried Gulf oysters, a grilled tomato and red wine hollandaise. Chicken Tableau features an herb-roasted chicken breast and a crispy boneless thigh with bearnaise and potatoes Tableau. Reservations recommended. Lunch and dinner daily, brunch Sun. Credit cards. $$$