Best of New Orleans #29

Mother’s is legendary for its po’boys
Mother's scored #29 on our list of the 31 best restaurants in New Orleans.

Photo Sasabune Omakase Modified: Flickr/erin/CC 4.0

Mother's scored #29 on our list of the 31 best restaurants in New Orleans.

Photo Sasabune Omakase Modified: Flickr/erin/CC 4.0

Recipe of the day

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Every day during the month of August, we’re highlighting one restaurant from our recent ranking of the 31 Best Restaurants in New Orleans. Today’s restaurant, Mother's, is #29 on our list. 

The best way to sample the best the menu has to offer is by ordering the Ferdi Special, a po’boy packed with baked ham, roast beef, gravy, and that magical substance known as debris, the shredded beef that’s a byproduct of the slow-roasting beef. It’s nothing short of legendary.

Here's our complete ranking:
#31. Maurepas Fine Foods
#30. Boucherie
#29. Mother’s
#28. Luke
#27. The Joint
#26. Dickie Brennan's Steakhouse
#25. Mahony’s
#24. MiLa
#23. La Petite Grocery
#22. Gautreau’s
#21. Coquette
#20. Parkway Bakery
#19. Clancy’s
#18. Dooky Chase
#17. Drago’s
#16. Emeril’s
#15. Redfish Grill
#14. Jacques-Imo’s
#13. Bayona
#12. Camellia Grill
#11. Domilese’s
#10. Willie Mae’s Scotch House
#9. SoBou
#8. Root
#7. Herbsaint
#6. Domenica
#5. Cochon
#4. Peche
#3. August
#2. Galatoire’s
#1. Commander’s Palace

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