- New Orleans Saints rookies try crawfish for the first time in this adorable video. [WDSU]
- Legendary oyster bar and oyster loaf slinger Casamento’s will lock its doors this week for an annual break that begins this Saturday at 3 pm. The time is now to run in there and grab your final piece of Casamento’s heaven before it goes dark for a long, hot summer. [GAMBIT]
- Reservations and technology platform, Resy, expands to New Orleans this summer, challenging Opentable as the go-to reservation system for restaurants. Shaya, Cane & Table, Paladar 511, Houston's St. Charles, Café Henri, and Cure are already using the service. The reservation system has some cool features, like Notify (users can set it to notify them when a cancellation frees up a table at a restaurant where they'd like to dine) and ResyPay (a fully integrated paperless check payment system).
- Brazilian steakhouse chain, Fogo de Chão, has unleashed new menu items: braised beef rib sliders, Brazilian empanadas, and garlic shrimp. New libations include twists on the caipirinha and others.ecco for the ultimate evening drink.
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