Overlooking the bustling sidewalks of Magazine Street is one of the French Quarters most unique dining experiences. Using modern techniques to marry traditional Israeli cuisine with Louisiana flare, the result is a rapturous banquet that combines flavors like you’ve never dreamed of. Shaya Restaurant in New Orleans and it’s Israeli provisions draw inspiration from North Africa, the Middle East, Eastern Europe, Turkey and Greece. They then combine these ever-evolving cooking concepts with locally sourced, seasonal foods to create a contemporary menu that celebrates the abundance of Louisiana within the Israeli cuisine. The results are a dignified presentation of healthy, delicious edibles that will keep your mouth watering throughout the entire meal.
Traditional Israeli Cuisine with a Southern Flare at Shaya in New Orleans
New Orleans is well-known for their distinctive beverage concoctions and Shaya Restaurant in New Orleans is no exception. Their cocktail menu is uniquely mature, and will no doubt start your meal off to a memorable experience that you will enjoy savoring throughout the night.
The wood-fire oven is the heart of the restaurant, creating an intimate dining room encounter while also producing exquisite homemade pita breads as well as vegetable-centric small plates and heartier entrees. Salatims, the Israeli word for ‘salad,’ are actually a multitude of small salads served in a traditional Israeli grill style meant to be enjoyed throughout the meal. Partnered with a multitude of flavorful hummus, plate samplers, salads, and various sandwiches, diners will enjoy the plethora of diverse flavors that can be shared and enjoyed throughout many courses. Speaking of courses, be sure to save room for dessert. Shaya offers an exceptional twist on desserts, combining your traditional favorites with an Israeli twist, topped with varying flavors or gelato that will not disappoint.
Unique Dining Experiences Available No Matter the Circumstance
Shaya in New Orleans prides itself on their ability to accommodate all of their guests. Reservations for groups 8 or less can be made up to 90 days in advance. Guests can enjoy the main dining room or weather-permitting, can enjoy the courtyard seating area.
If you are interested in hosting a larger group, Shaya offers a unique private dining experience on the second floor overlooking the historic Magazine Streets. Accommodating groups as small as 15 and as large as 60, Shaya can provide both an intimate seated dinner experience and a stand-up reception. Now offering new family style private menus, guests can get a feel for a true family-style Israeli dining experience. Whether you’re hosting a corporate or social event, the possibilities are endless.
Or perhaps you’d like to trade in the restaurant setting to enjoy a quiet dinner in the comforts of your My Southern Comfort vacation rental? Whether you choose to dine in your fully equipped kitchen and dining area, gather around the coffee table with the tv on, or perch in your private outdoor space, Shaya has made it easy to have food delivered by UberEats. Simply visit their website and navigate to their Delivery page for a full menu with pictures. A delicious feast will be delivered in no time.
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