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The Updated Eater Heat Map: Where to Eat Right Now

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More often than not, tipsters, readers, friends and family of Eater ask us: Where should I eat right now? What are the new restaurants? What haven't I heard of? What's everyone talking about? And while the Eater 38 is a crucial resource covering old standbys and neighborhood essentials across the city, it is not a chronicle of the 'it' places of the moment. Thus, we offer the Eater Heat Map, which will change continuously to always highlight where the foodie crowds are flocking to at the moment.

It's a testament to the last year in local restaurant openings that many of these places already feel like mainstays that have been here for years. There's only one subtraction this month, with Dat Dog passing the one year old mark, thereby graduating off the heat map. The newest additions Borgne and Maurepas Foods maintain their spots.

No additions, though. Several new-ish restaurants?Tamarind and Magasin come to mind?haven't really seemed to catch fire yet. But if they start to really heat up, they can always make it onto next month's update.

As always, leave your thoughts in the comments, or email.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. The Company Burger

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4600 Freret St
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 267-0320
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2. Tru Burger

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8115 Oak St
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 218-5416

3. The Irish House

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1432 St Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 595-6755

4. Ancora Pizzeria & Salumeria

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4508 Freret St
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 324-1636
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5. The Midway

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4725 Freret St
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 322-2815
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6. Merchant

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800 Common St
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 571-9580

7. Root

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200 Julia St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 252-9480
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8. Borgne

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601 Loyola Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 613-3860
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9. Maurepas Foods

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3200 Burgundy St
New Orleans, LA 70117

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1. The Company Burger

4600 Freret St, New Orleans, LA 70115
4600 Freret St
New Orleans, LA 70115

2. Tru Burger

8115 Oak St, New Orleans, LA 70118
8115 Oak St
New Orleans, LA 70118

3. The Irish House

1432 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130
1432 St Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130

4. Ancora Pizzeria & Salumeria

4508 Freret St, New Orleans, LA 70115
4508 Freret St
New Orleans, LA 70115

5. The Midway

4725 Freret St, New Orleans, LA 70115
4725 Freret St
New Orleans, LA 70115

6. Merchant

800 Common St, New Orleans, LA 70112
800 Common St
New Orleans, LA 70112

7. Root

200 Julia St, New Orleans, LA 70130
200 Julia St
New Orleans, LA 70130

8. Borgne

601 Loyola Ave, New Orleans, LA 70113
601 Loyola Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113

9. Maurepas Foods

3200 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70117
3200 Burgundy St
New Orleans, LA 70117

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