Lüke

French Brasserie

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Overview

Since 2007, Nola's Central Business District Hilton Hotel has been home to Lüke, a Creole brasserie with French-German influences from restaurateur/chef John Besh. This popular spot for business lunches serves dishes like soft shell crab BLTs and roasted jalapeño grits, pulling from German and French culture in the beer list and accessibly-priced wine collection.

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Accolades

  • Best of Food- Best CBD / Warehouse District Restaurant 2015 - Gambit
  • Winner: James Beard Award for Who's Who in Food and Beverage 2014
  • Zagat rating of 22 out of 30

Menu for Lüke

Breakfast Menu

Petit Dejeuner

  • Maw Maw Plaisance's Beignets apple butter & hot buttered pecan sauce
    $13.00
  • Shrimp & Grits Louisiana shrimp, farm eggs, andouille sausage & jalapeno cheese grits
    $21.00
  • Omelet of Fruge Farms Crawfish Progress Milk Barn fromage blanc, asparagus, wild mushrooms
    $18.00
  • Mimi's Pancakes honey-pecan butter
    $9.00
  • "Eggs in Purgatory" slow-cooked eggs, duck sausage, braised greens, tomato gravy, grilled country croutons
    $17.00
  • Egg White Frittata spicy duck sausage, avocado, pickled peppers, arugula
    $16.00
  • Healthy Start local yogurt, housemade granola, berries
    $12.00
  • Southern Breakfast two organic eggs cooked any style with Allan Benton's bacon, cane syrup sausage or Chisesi ham, biscuit & creamy grits
    $15.00
  • "Spiegeleier" German style fried eggs, speck, grilled sourdough
    $9.00

Biscuit Sandwiches

  • Fried Chicken & Tabasco Honey
    $12.00
  • Sausage Patty, Scrambled Eggs, Cheddar
    $12.00

Accompagnements

  • McEwen Grits
    $5.00
  • Country Ham
    $5.00
  • Home Fries
    $5.00
  • Cane Syrup Sausage
    $5.00
  • Fruit & Berries
    $5.00
  • Allan Benton's Bacon
    $5.00
  • Multi-grain Toast
    $5.00

Brunch Menu

Hors d'oeuvres

  • Basket of Berliners cinnamon apples & Chantilly cream
    $13.00
  • Stuffed P&J Oysters gulf shrimp and blue crab
    1/2 Dozen $19.00
  • Pâté Of Louisiana Rabbit & Chicken Livers perfumed with truffles, country bread croutons
    $11.00
  • Crispy Brussels Sprouts toasted almonds, Espelette honey, Progress Milk Barn cheese
    $12.00
  • Flammenkuchen Alsatian onion tarte, bacon, Emmenthaler cheese
    $13.00
  • Bowl of Weisswurst traditional Bavarian sausage, sweet cherry mustard, pretzel roll, house pickles
    $13.00
  • Crawfish Beignets green garlic aïoli
    $15.00

Soupes et Salades

  • Crawfish Bisque
    Bowl $10.00
    Cup $7.00
  • Seafood Gumbo á La Creole
    Bowl $10.00
    Cup $7.00
  • Matzo Ball & Roast Chicken Soup
    Bowl $9.00
    Cup $5.00
  • Salad Lüke local bibb lettuce, celery root, carrots, beets, buttermilk dressing
    $9.00
  • Salad of Roasted Beets blue cheese, spiced pecans, organic greens
    $13.00
  • Fried Oyster Salad lola rosa & frisée, Benton's bacon, avocado, tomato, buttermilk
    $17.00

Plats Principaux

  • Fried Chicken Biscuit yard egg & Tabasco honey
    $17.00
  • "Eggs in Purgatory" slow-cooked duck eggs, duck sausage, braised greens, tomato gravy, grilled country croutons
    $17.00
  • Lüke Breakfast yard eggs, roasted jalapeño cheese grits, Benton's Bacon, house-made andouille, angel biscuit
    $16.00
  • Brown Butter & Vanilla Waffles satsuma marmalade, Chantilly cream
    $15.00
  • Fruge Farms Crawfish Omelet Progress Milk Barn fromage blanc, asparagus, wild mushrooms
    $18.00
  • Schnitzel BLT Chappapeela pork loin, jalapeño bacon marmalade, bibb lettuce, cherry tomato, Löwensenf dijonaise with house-made fries
    $19.00
  • Jumbo Louisiana Shrimp "En Cocotte" roasted jalapeño cheese grits, andouille & green onion sausage
    $24.00
  • Lüke Burger Allan Benton's bacon, caramelized onions, tomatoes, Emmenthaler cheese with house-made fries
    $16.50
  • Croque-Monsieur or Croque-Madame grilled Chisesi ham & Emmenthaler cheese sandwich with house-made fries
    $16.00

Accompagnements

  • House-made Fries
    $7.00
  • Roasted Jalapeño Grits
    $7.00
  • Rosemary Potatoes
    $7.00
  • Joe Fekete Vegetables
    $7.00

Lunch Menu

Express Menu (specialties)

  • Monday - "Tabasco Honey Fried Chicken" crispy fried chicken, tabasco honey, red beans & rice
  • Tuesday - Gulf Shrimp and Mirliton "Étouffée" Jasmine rice
  • Wednesday - "Chappapeela Pork Ragout" spätzle, wild mushrooms, spring vegetables
  • Thursday - "Cochon De Lait Jambalaya" slow roasted pork, green onion sausage, andouille cracklin corn muffin
  • Friday - "Court-Bouillon" redfish, crab, shrimp, oysters, Louisiana popcorn rice

Soupes et Salades

  • Crawfish Bisque
    Bowl $10.00
    Cup $7.00
  • Seafood Gumbo á La Creole
    Bowl $10.00
    Cup $7.00
  • Matzo Ball & Roast Chicken Soup
    Bowl $9.00
    Cup $5.00
  • Salad of Roasted Beets blue cheese, spiced pecans, organic greens
    $13.00
  • Salad Lüke local bibb lettuce, celery root, carrots, beets, buttermilk
    $9.00
  • Fried Oyster Salad lola rosa & frisée, Benton's bacon, avocado, tomato, buttermilk
    $17.00

Hors d'oeuvres

  • Stuffed P&J Oysters gulf shrimp and blue crab
    1/2 Dozen $19.00
  • Pâté Of Louisiana Rabbit & Chicken Livers perfumed with truffles, country bread croutons
    $11.00
  • Crispy Brussels Sprouts toasted almonds, Espelette honey, Progress Milk Barn cheese
    $12.00
  • Buttermilk Fried Quail Avery Island peppers, La Provence honey
    $13.00
  • Flammenkuchen thin Alsatian onion tarte, bacon, Emmenthaler cheese
    $13.00
  • Crawfish Beignets green garlic aïoli
    $15.00

Plats Principaux

  • Fruge Farms Crawfish "Étouffée" Creole tomatoes, garlic, crispy rice
    $25.00
  • Moules et Frites Prince Edward Island mussels steamed with garlic & thyme with house-made fries
    $24.00
  • Croque-Monsieur or Croque-Madame grilled Chisesi ham & Emmenthaler cheese sandwich with house-made fries
    $16.00
  • Fresh Gulf Drum meuniére or amandine
    $26.00
  • Jumbo Louisiana Shrimp "En Cocotte" roasted jalapeño cheese grits, andouille & green onion sausage
    $24.00
  • Washington Parish Roasted Chicken rustic rosemary potatoes, garden herbs, natural jus
    $23.00
  • Lüke Burger Allan Benton's bacon, caramelized onions, tomatoes, Emmenthaler cheese with house-made fries
    $16.50
  • Grilled Lemonfish fennel caponata, crispy eggplant, noble ver jus
    $28.00

Accompagnements

  • House-made Fries
    $7.00
  • Roasted Jalapeño Grits
    $7.00
  • Rosemary Potatoes
    $7.00
  • Joe Fekete Vegetables
    $7.00

Dinner Menu

Hors d'oeuvres

  • Stuffed P&J Oysters gulf shrimp and blue crab
    1/2 Dozen $19.00
  • Pâté of Louisiana Rabbit & Chicken Livers perfumed with truffles, country bread croutons
    $11.00
  • Crispy Brussels Sprouts toasted almonds, Espelette honey, Progress Milk Barn cheese
    $12.00
  • Crawfish & English Pea Agnolotti fumet, wild mushroom, Marcona almonds
    $17.00
  • Flammenkuchen Alsatian onion tarte, bacon, Emmenthaler cheese
    $13.00
  • Buttermilk Fried Quail Avery Island peppers, La Provence honey
    $13.00
  • Crawfish Beignets green garlic aïoli
    $15.00

Soupes et Salades

  • Crawfish Bisque
    Bowl $10.00
    Cup $7.00
  • Seafood Gumbo á La Creole
    Bowl $10.00
    Cup $7.00
  • Matzo Ball & Roast Chicken Soup
    Bowl $9.00
    Cup $5.00
  • Salad Lüke local bibb lettuce, celery root, carrots, beets, buttermilk
    $9.00
  • Fried Oyster Salad lola rosa & frisée, Benton's bacon, avocado, tomato, buttermilk
    $17.00
  • Salad of Roasted Beets blue cheese, spiced pecans, organic greens
    $13.00

Plats Principaux

  • Home Place Pastures Braised Lamb Covey Rise Farms vegetables, house-made cavatelli, parmesan cheese
    $28.00
  • Fruge Farms Crawfish "Étouffée" Creole tomatoes, garlic, crispy rice
    $25.00
  • Lüke Burger Allan benton's bacon, caramelized onions, tomatoes, Emmenthaler cheese with house-made fries
    $16.50
  • Washington Parish Roasted Chicken rustic rosemary potatoes, garden herbs, natural jus
    $23.00
  • Fresh Gulf Drum meunière or amandine
    $26.00
  • Moules et Frites Prince Edward Island mussels steamed with garlic & thyme with house-made fries
    $27.00
  • Grilled Lemonfish fennel caponata, crispy eggplant, noble ver jus
    $28.00
  • Jumbo Louisiana Shrimp "En Cocotte" roasted jalapeño cheese grits, andouille & green onion sausage
    $24.00
  • Entrecôte Grillée et Frites Allen Brothers grilled ribeye with maître d'hôtel butter, sauce béarnaise, or sour mash steak sauce
    $35.00

Accompagnements

  • House-made Fries
    $7.00
  • Roasted Jalapeño Grits
    $7.00
  • Rosemary Potatoes
    $7.00
  • Joe Fekete Vegetables
    $7.00

Dessert Menu

Desserts

  • Brendan's Bread Pudding vanilla bean ice cream & hot buttered pecan sauce
    $9.00
  • S'mores Torte house-made marshmallow, graham cracker, butterscotch ice cream
    $9.00
  • Bananas Foster Sundae pistachio blondies, white chocolate clusters
    $9.00
  • Southern "Ambrosia" coconut, citrus, backyard mint ice cream
    $9.00
  • Louisiana Strawberry Tartlet vanilla, brown sugar, buttermilk sherbet
    $9.00

Raw Bar Menu

Raw Bar

  • "Le Plateau" of Gulf Oysters
    Half Dozen $9.00
    Dozen $17.00
  • "Le Plateau" of Specialty Oysters
  • "Le Plateau" Of Jumbo Louisiana Shrimp
    Half Dozen $11.00
    Dozen $21.00
  • "Le Plateau" of Littleneck Clams
    Half Dozen $6.00
    Dozen $11.00
  • "Le Plateau" of Black Mussels
    Half Dozen $5.00
    Dozen $8.00
  • Atlantic Lobster
    Whole $44.00
  • Dungeness Crab
    Half $21.00
    Whole $38.00
  • King Crab Legs
    Half $21.00
    Whole $38.00
  • Le Petit Plateau de Fruits de Mer 6 oysters, 6 shrimp, 4 clams, 6 mussels, ceviche
    $29.00
  • Le Plateau De Fruits De Mer 12 oysters, 8 shrimp, 5 clams, 12 mussels, crab & ceviche
    $65.00
  • Le Grand Plateau De Fruits De Mer whole maine lobster, 16 oysters, 12 shrimp, 10 clams, 16 mussels, crab & ceviche
    $125.00

Cocktail Menu

Cocktails

  • Silver Saint tequila, cucumber, lime, Serrano pepper, soda
  • French 75 cognac, lemon, champagne
  • Ruston Smash bourbon, peach, mint
  • door#three vodka, pomegranate, mint, lime
  • St. Roch Sweet Tea St. Roch vodka, blueberry, sweet tea, lemon
  • Amor de Fresa pisco, strawberry, mint, lemon

333 Saint Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70130

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Details
  • Price Range: $$$
    Atmosphere: Bistro, Casual, Refined
  • Dress Code: Casual
    Good For: Groups, Meet For A Drink, Singles
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (504) 378-2840
  • Private Dining Room: Yes