1.) QUARTER— New coffee hot spot Addiction is now open in the French Quarter, Will Coviello reports this week. Addiction serves French Truck coffee, featuring all your favorite third wave drinks including cortados, pour overs, cold drip and more, as well as house-blended sodas. Website here. Status: Certified Open, 909 Iberville. 504-475-5900.
2.) BROADMOOR— Coviello also reports that Broadmoor's lunchtime hub The Green Dot (inside Rosa F. Keller Library) is up and running under the new care of restaurant industry training non-profit for at risk youth Liberty's Kitchen as of yesterday. The cafe was formerly run by like-minded nonprofit Cafe Hope. Status: Certified Open, 4300 S. Broad. (504) 822-4011.