Mandina's is always a must-stop whenever I'm home, one of the best places to eat in the city and THE best neighborhood restaurant. We went through 4 plates of it at our table because we just couldn't get enough. Book now at Tony Mandina's Restaurant in Gretna, LA. A bowl of turtle soup restores 6 () hunger and 7.2 hunger saturation when eaten by the player. For Creole fare on Friday or Saturday night, though, my first choice is Mandich's. But, I don't think I will visit this place again. Caesar Salad. Season the turtle with 1 teaspoon of the salt and black pepper. $13.00. The turtle soup au sherry was so unique. The waiter came over to check on us as I was pulling a strand of hair out of my mouth. Be sure and have an Old Fashion cocktail, house specialty and oh so good. Kolette's own recipe made with fresh snapping turtle meat. Heads up: From now on, other Yelpers will be able to see how you voted. Gumbo, turtle soup, crab claws, shrimp remoulade are all wonderful appetizers. I could eat that stuff by the gallon. Romaine lettuce tossed with sun-dried tomatoes, a blend of green olives, Mozzarella and Parmesan cheeses, salami, and cherry tomatoes. Bowl. I got some, as I always do here. Add the meat and brown evenly, stirring constantly, for about 10 minutes. My friend had fried shrimp and fries (***stars) they were slightly over cooked but the fries were home spun and chopped. Cream of Artichoke Soup. Found out about this place from a local. The best etoufee I have ever tasted. We ordered our entrée which was the Eggplant Creole Pasta. Soft Shell Crab Meuniere or Almandine (In season only). I am looking at the chef coming out of the kitchen without a hair net on. An uncle of a friend of mine has lived in NOLA for several decades and proclaims their turtle soup to be the best in town. The wait staff was very friendly and… Are you sure you want to delete this recipe from your Bookshelf? Menu may not be up to date. It was perfect for a small family celebration." This recipe does not currently have any notes. https://www.foodrepublic.com/recipes/classic-turtle-soup-recipe Come hungry, leave stuffed! Yep, possibly even better than Commander's Palace, although I would need to do a side by side comparison to be certain of that bold statement. Homemade Turtle Soup Au Sherry at Mandina's Restaurant "Come hungry, leave stuffed! ground allspice. On Sunday, August 9, my boyfriend and I ate at Mandina's Restaurant. Cup. $7.00. Tony Mandina's does pasta right ? There’s a little place down here in New Orleans, some may have heard of it. Cup. This dish was enough to feed two people and it was average. A beautiful thick roux, with lots of turtle meat. Romaine lettuce, crispy chicken, crumbled blue cheese, walnuts, apples & grapes with a sweet & spicy mango pineapple vinaigrette dressing. As I got to the last drop there was a hair mixed in my food. Also see photos and tips from visitors. Classic Caesar Salad. Romaine lettuce, cherry tomatoes, black olives, shredded Parmesan cheese, creamy Italian dressing. Want to chime in? It was right on, exactly as I remember. Romaine lettuce tossed with sun-dried tomatoes, a blend of green olives, black olives, Mozzarella and Parmesan cheeses, salami, and cherry tomatoes. Roux: 1 Cup Unsalted Butter 1/2 Cup All Purpose Flour. 1 Obtaining 1.1 Crafting 2 Usage 3 History 3.1 v5.0.5 4 Trivia Turtle soup can be obtained by combining a bowl with raw turtle meat. Cup. celery. about 16 ounces roughly chopped chocolate, melted (I used 8 ounces dark and 8 ounces milk, both Trader Joe’s Pound Plus bars) sea salt, optional for sprinkling. Offering Southern Italian (Sicily, Italy) cuisine along with great seafood, as well as daily specials with a unique Cajun flavor. Mandina’s New Orleans 3800 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70119 (504) 482-9179. $13.00. We started off with a plate of complimentary buttered bread that was straight out of the oven.The menu was pretty standard and I ordered the turtle soup au sherry (****stars) with the sherry added at the table. Submit corrections. onions. on the sherry, but in general I really like it. green bell peppers. Salads. The stand up bar is classic in my mind, I've seen construction workers and doctors in their scrubs side by side with their beers and poboys.. My last visit in was rewarded with Turtle Soup au Sherry (favorite),fried oysters/shrimp/calamari/ (sounds odd but it works!) I think the expectations are set too high for many places like this because its in New Orleans and somehow many think it needs to bowl you over with exotic fare or off the wall atmosphere. Add turtle meat and brown. This recipe does not currently have any reviews. I was lucky of enough to steel a few bites before it disappeared. This is a real deal old timey Italian restaurant with a New Orleans flare. Remove from the heat and transfer the meat to a platter. The oyster's Mandich are incomparable. all-purpose flour. $7.00. Check out the menu for Tony Mandina's.The menu includes lunch menu, and dinner menu. For my entree I had a classic meatball spaghetti (***stars) which came with a plain but very tasty homemade tomato sauce. This is a real deal old timey Italian restaurant with a New Orleans flare. Tony Mandina's knows how to make gluten-free and low-fat fare taste great, so stop by for a healthy (and flavorful) bite. Cream of Artichoke Soup. We declined the dessert because he just brought a dessert to our table. Bowl. Cook for about 18 to 20 minutes or until liquid is almost dry. Unlike Mandina's, it takes reservations. And you have a search engine for ALL your recipes! This place seems to have its own following and has been around for a while. Mary Ann was overwhelmed by the extensive menu, and just ordered red beans, then changed it to a side so she could get some spinach and crawfish dip. When we sat down we were greeted by a professional waiter straight out of a Humphrey Bogart movie. I ordered a cup of Homemade Turtle Soup au Sherry and a cup of Homemade Oyster and Artichoke Soup. Turtle soup is a food item that can be eaten by the player. Salads. $7.00. Cup. An Eat Your Books index lists the main ingredients and does not include 'store-cupboard ingredients' (salt, pepper, oil, flour, etc.) Creamy artichoke hearts in a delicate cream base. From the outside it looks like every other run down building, but inside they have a classic fully stocked bar that you would see in an old western, high ceilings, exposed bricks with plenty of tables and bar space. ADVERTISEMENT. - unless called for in significant quantity. I really wanted to like this place a lot. Our starter meal was delicious. https://www.arnaudsrestaurant.com/2012/10/recipe-of-the-week-turtle-soup My hair is straight not short curled at the end.