Mardi Gras is a day of celebration filled with festivities, food and fun! While the big celebration takes place down in New Orleans, if you’re spending the day here in one of the other greatest cities in the world there are plenty of great local eateries you can visit on Fat Tuesday. Here are some local places where our Sagamore residents can celebrate Mardi Gras around NYC this year.
Bourbon Street: The name of this local eatery says it all! Bourbon Street is located on 46th Street just a subway ride away for our Sagamore residents and will be hosting a day of celebration in honor of Mardi Gras. Specials include $5 Hurricane drinks, Abita and half price Jambalaya all day long. Happy hour will last all night and you can dine from their main menu or fixed price special. Dishes that will be served include Crawfish Etoufee, Cajun Chicken Pasta and Shrimp Creole. Beignets can be found on their dessert menu along with Bourbon Street Pecan Pie. Seating will be on a first come first serve so make sure to arrive early!
Loui Loui: Less than a ten minute ride uptown on Broadway and you will run into a local neighborhood Louisiana inspired establishment, Loui Loui. This spot is perfect for an authentic Southern Seafood meal to celebrate Mardi Gras. There menu includes items such as King Crab Legs, Steamed Crawfish, Fried Oysters and Cajun Fries. You can see their full menu listed on the website.
B.B King Blues Club & Grill: If you are looking for New Orleans inspired music and great food to celebrate Mardi Gras, our Sagamore residents can visit the Blues Club located on 42nd Street which will be hosting their annual Mardi Gras celebration for the 6th year in a row. George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic will be playing the best of their jazzy, soulful and funky tunes to help New Yorkers get into the Mardi Gras spirit. Tickets need to be purchased to attend the show and if you are looking to grab some Louisiana inspired food make sure to reserve a table!
346 W 46th Street
New York, NY 10036
New York, NY 10027
237 W 42nd St
New York, NY 10036