If you’ve ever been to New Orleans, you know that entire visits can be centered solely around the celebration of our city’s culinary prowess. From classic New Orleans dishes to innovative creations with a fresh take on old favorites, there’s something for every taste bud in New Orleans. Hotel Monteleone is in the center of the culinary scene as the home to the recently named “Louisiana’s Best Chef of the Year” and as a participant in the New Orleans Wine and Food Festival, the biggest culinary festival of the year!
New Orleans Wine and Food Festival
This festival brings wine aficionados and epicurean enthusiasts from around the country to celebrate wine and food in New Orleans and there are still tickets available to join in the fun! We’re hosting a very special Vintner Dinner tonight, featuring a delicious menu paired with hand selected wines. It’s not too late to attend, call 504-681-4444 for your seat today. You can also join us on Thursday, May 23rd to sip and savor as you walk through the historic French Quarter during the Royal Street Stroll or attend the culinary connoisseur’s dream that is the Grand Tasting series on Friday, May 24th and Saturday, May 25th. Make sure to visit our award winning culinary team at Saturday’s Grand Tasting!
Chef Randy Buck Named Chef of the Year
We are so proud to announce that our Executive Chef Randy Buck has been named the 2013 Louisiana Chef of the Year by the American Culinary Federation! We are so honored to have such an incredibly talented culinary team who share such an innovative vision for our menus! If you haven’t yet, next time you’re here, try the Best of Year!
We have some exciting new changes in Criollo Restaurant that we can’t wait to share with you! Did you know we offer a decadent breakfast menu with buffet or a la carte options? There’s no better way to start your day! We also have a new, fresh summer lunch menu and private dining available for special events. Want to stay in-the-know with our Criollo news and specials? Sign up for the Criollo Restaurant email updates.
Picture yourself relaxing in the summer sun by our rooftop pool, taking a spin around the Carousel Bar before dinner in Criollo and spending a warm summer night walking down Royal Street in the French Quarter… Sounds just about perfect, doesn’t it? Don’t miss out! Check out our incredible summer rates and plan your summer visit today!
We’re just one month away from hosting the ultimate girls getaway weekend: FestiGals! Ladies, don’t delay! Get your tickets to this fabulous festival which features empowering speakers, enriching seminars, delicious food and, of course, fun in the French Quarter. We are thrilled to be the host hotel for this unique celebration! Join us from June 20th- 23rd to be right in the middle of the FestiGals fun.