THE GOOD NEWS IS THAT WE FOUND A NEW PLACE THAT IS
A MERE BUS, BIKE OR (WEATHER PERMITTING) WALK AWAY FROM THE FRENCH QUARTER
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Kitchen Witch is a small, but purrfect, book shop in the heart of New Orleans' oldest goods portage and trading centers. We specialize in rare, hard to find, out of print and pre-owned books on food and cooking. This is a fully functional independent book store and not just a website location. (And this website will be improving with time.)
We are located at the junctures of Bayou Road, Esplanade Ave and MacHardy's Fried Chicken, just down from Tastee Donuts and not quite to Pirogues Bar and Cafe. Also look for the Community Bookstore, the Coco Hut Restaurant, Pagoda Cafe, Junk Masters, Domino Sound and Broadview Crawfish House all in spitting distance. The neighborhood also has Seasoned an 'experienced cookware' shop,The Broad Theater, Dashing Bicycle Shop, Whole Foods, and The Crescent City Steak House.
We open for business seven days a week, (closed only for vacation or Jazz Festival Sundays) from 11:00 to 5:30 sometimes later. Also Every Friday we are now open til 7 and host a VEGAN FOOD POP-UP (cash preferred) AND a COMPLIMENTARY HAPPY HOUR 5-7 PM.And, Mondays we will be open 'til 7 to allow more shopping and browsing time & to serve vegan Red Beans & Rice ($3 Donation) this starts a 5pm.
Fortunately for us, we love what we're doing and rarely are late or take time off (veteranarian appts excepted). You will always find Debbie and/or Philipe at the shop ready to answer questions, share secrets, relay gossip, political opinions and give you directions to the hottest spots to eat.
We are ALWAYS open earlier or later for you by appointment. We also ship--kinda cheap!
Debbie Lindsey and Philipe LaMancusa (the two person operating team) look forward to your visit, either in person or by phone/email/spirit/carrier pigeon.
We are full of advice on dining and other visitor concerns, we are very friendly. In fact, let us know when your birthday is and we'll
send you a card!
We also carry a full line of new Creole, Cajun and Louisiana cookbooks. We can furnish you with a list. We happen to be building this site ourselves, so please be patient with us. There will be blanks that will need to be filled in, eyes to dot and tees to cross. We're dancing as fast as we can. While this site is being built you may reach us in two ways with any questions: 1. email firstname.lastname@example.org or 2. call 504-528-8382
We also SOMETIMES buy cookbooks. Please click the link above for our criteria.
VISIT OUR SHOP WHEN YOU VISIT NEW ORLEANS!!!!
our motto says it all:
"RASPBERRY, STRAWBERRY, CADILLAC CAR; WE'RE NOT AS DUMB AS YOU THINK WE DO!
CHEESCAKE, POUNDCAKE, OYSTER STEW; WE'RE JUST WAITING TO HEAR FROM Y'ALL!"
FREE COOKBOOK SEARCHES FREE RECIPE SEARCHES FREE IDEAS PERSUED FREE INFORMATION GIVEN FREE ADVICE FREE COOKBOOK SEARCHES YES, FREE!!!