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Restaurant Review: Elysian Bar

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Location: LA-New Orleans

Story Date: 7/14/2019

Publisher: Fortune   

Author: Adam Erace

The Elysian Bar in New Orleans’ Marigny neighborhood occupies the 150-year-old rectory of Saints Peter & Paul. Set behind a gated garden of pygmy palms, the building is an inviting confection of brick and marzipan stucco. I don’t so much walk through the arched doorway as a magnetizing presence inside summons me forth, the single gas lantern flickering above my head like biblical tongues.

Place Category: Food & Drink and Lodging

Story Category: Review of a Place