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Fall Restaurant Guide 2014: Westbank Outskirts


Jan's Cajun Restaurant
4831 Jean Lafitte Blvd., Lafitte, (504) 689-2748
Jan's seafood plate includes fish, oysters, stuffed crab and stuffed shrimp. Seafood gumbo is made with dark roux. Reservations accepted. Lunch and dinner Tue.-Sat. Credit cards. $$

Mo's Pizza
1112 Avenue H, Westwego, (504) 341-9650;
Mo's toasted muffuletta is filled with house-made olive salad, Italian cold cuts and provolone. The all-meat pizza features pepperoni, Italian sausage and sliced meatballs. No reservations. Lunch and dinner Mon.-Sat. Credit cards. $

Mosca's Restaurant
4137 Hwy. 90 W., Westwego, (504) 436-8950;
Baked oysters Mosca features Louisiana oysters covered with Italian seasoning and breadcrumbs. Chicken a la grande is a whole chicken sauteed with white wine, garlic, rosemary and Italian seasonings. Reservations recommended. Dinner Tue.-Sat. Cash only. $$$

Restaurant des Familles
7163 Barataria Blvd., Crown Point, (504) 689-7834;
Alligator-stuffed mushrooms are served with alligator sauce piquante. Redfish Marcel is a lightly battered and fried fillet served with sauteed mushrooms, crabmeat and grilled shrimp. Reservations recommended. Lunch and dinner daily, brunch Sun. Credit cards. $$$

Salvo's Seafood
7742 Hwy. 23, Belle Chasse, (504) 393-7303;
The all-you-can-eat boiled crawfish special comes with potatoes, corn, onions, mushrooms, garlic and sausage. Fried catfish with jambalaya is one of the rotating lunch specials. No reservations. Lunch and dinner Tue.-Sat. Credit cards and checks. $$

Voleo's Seafood Restaurant
5134 Nunez St., Lafitte, (504) 689-2482
The Big Boy seafood platter for two features fish, shrimp, oysters, stuffed crabs, crab claws, stuffed shrimp, frog legs, crawfish tails and soft-shell crabs when in season. Seafood pizza is topped with shrimp, crawfish, crab, onions, mushrooms, bell peppers, mozzarella and tomato sauce. Reservations accepted. Lunch and dinner Mon. and Wed.-Sat. Credit cards. $$

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West Bank: Algiers | Gretna | Harvey | Marrero | Outskirts

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