Fodor's Expert Review Central Grocery

$ French Quarter Deli

This old-fashioned grocery store creates authentic muffulettas, a gastronomic gift from the city's Italian immigrants. Made by filling nearly 10-inch round loaves of seeded bread with ham, salami, provolone and Emmentaler cheeses, and olive salad, the muffuletta is nearly as popular locally as the po'boy (Central Grocery also sells a vegetarian version). The sandwiches are availalbe in wholes and halves (they're huge—unless you're starving, you'll do fine with a half). Eat at one of the counters or get your sandwich to go and dine on a bench in Jackson Square or the Moon Walk along the Mississippi riverfront. The Grocery closes at 5 pm.

Deli Casual Lunch $ Family Cruise

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923 Decatur St.
New Orleans, Louisiana  70116, USA

504-523–1620

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Rate Includes: Closed Sun. and Mon. No dinner

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