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Brett Anderson's Favorite Lenten Seafood Spots

French Quarter Fest ditches crawfish eating contest

GW Fins, a seafood mecca.
GW Fins, a seafood mecca.

QUARTER— French Quarter Fest has ditched its annual Crawfish Eating Contest, which will now be a part of the Crawfish Mambo, planned for May 7 at UNO. []

QUARTER— Slow Food New Orleans hosts its Slow Fish Festival 2016 next week (March 10-13) with fishermen, chefs, and more seafood advocates coming together from across the globe to discuss ways to create a healthier seafood industry.  The Fest includes lots of local seafood and music at the U.S. Mint. More info here. [Eaterwire]

NOLA— Here are Brett Anderson's top Lenten dining destinations (ie. his favorite seafood spots), including Salvo's Seafood, The Galley, Fury's, GW Fins and more. []