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April 15th, 2019

Now Open :: Otra Vez

Nosh innovative Mexican fare from acclaimed chef Akhtar Nawab at Otra Vez, now open within The Standard.


Otra Vez
1001 Julia St.
New Orleans

They say that you first eat with your eyes.

You'll be full before your first botanas at Otra Vez, now open in the South Market District. The design, led by the NOLA-based husband and wife team at Farouki Farouki, offers whimiscal elements like hanging rope decor, pendant lamps, Mexican street art and colorful banquette seating. Snag a spot in the sun-lit dining room and order up dishes with a mix of flavors from Mexico like pumpkin blossom quesadillas and yucca tator tots with black garlic aioli. The delish cocktail menu pairs seasonal fresh juices with nearly 150 varieties of tequila and mezcal and desserts like toasted coconut sundaes aim to wow. 

You won't want to even blink between bites. 

Photo: @xbecca

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