COOLinary New Orleans has officially started! Over 80 restaurants from across the city are participating with tasty prix-fixe menus for dine-in or to enjoy on the go. The fun begins Wednesday, July 14 and ends Sunday, September 5. Below, four restaurants we're excited to visit during this seasonal event!



Palm&Pine is offering COOLinary New Orleans on Thursday through Monday through the end of the month. Guests can expect a delicious three-course dinner with options like Smoked Yellowfin Hushpuppies, Drunk Shrimp, and Grilled Pork Shoulder Steak. End the meal with a piece of Cane Syrup Pie or Big Shot Black Cherry Soda Ice Cream! Each dinner is $45 and does not include beverages, tax, or gratuity.

Palm&Pine is located at 308 N. Rampart Street



Enjoy COOLinary at Meril on Wednesday through Sunday. The three-course $45 meal includes delicious dishes like Spicy Gulf Tuna Tartare, Linguine & Clams, and Duck Pastrami. Two delicious desserts are available, and a suggested wine pairing for the first two courses is only an extra $15. Beverages, tax, or gratuity is not included in the price of dinner.

Meril is located at 424 Girod Street

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The Elysian Bar

The Elysian Bar located in Hotel Peter & Paul is offering both dinner and brunch during COOLinary. Brunch is $32 and available on Saturday and Sunday. It kicks off with a mimosa followed by Heirloom Tomato Salad and Eggs in Purgatory (chorizo, tomato, ricotta, chimichurri, and toasted ciabatta). Dinner is available Monday and Wednesday through Friday. The brunch salad serves as the first course with Roasted Redfish and Chocolate Tarte to follow for $39. Price does not include a beverage, tax, or gratuity. 

The Elysian Bar is located at 2317 Burgundy Street


The Commissary

The Commissary is offering COOLinary Lunch Tuesday through Saturday for dine-in, take-out, and delivery. Enjoy a Kale Caesar Salad, Smash Patty Cheeseburger with a side of brussels sprouts, and a chocolate chip cookie for $17. COOLinary Dinner is also available, but for take-out and delivery only as the restaurant closes at 6 p.m. Dinner is five courses and includes a Whole Smoked Rotisserie Chicken, Caroline's Mac + Cheese, and a roll of Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. Dinner is $40 and does not include a beverage, tax, or gratuity. 

The Commissary is located at 634 Orange Street