Meals from My Memory: Jaques-Imo’s (2004)
I like to go out to eat. I always have. I look for interesting locations, unique takes on a dish, or even a superstar chef. There was a time when I was married to another chef and we both watched Anthony Bourdain’s “No Reservations.” One episode featured a trip to New Orleans and a trip to Jaques-Imo’s restaurant. My Dad happened to be in New Orleans for work shortly afterwards, and since I was living in Austin, Texas at the time, I dragged the hubby to The Big Easy for a quick road trip and visit. My Dad is always up for a good meal, so I mentioned Jaques-Imo’s and he made a reservation for the three of us. The truck with a table was in front of...