This New Orleans restaurant and bar is plant-heavy, gluten free-friendly, and offers numerous dairy-free menu items and options. Carmo serves healthy, flavorful dishes with an aim to please vegans, vegetarians, and omnivores alike.
The chefs at Carmo highlight the flavors of the Caribbean, South America, West Africa, and Southeast Asia with beautiful fresh ingredients. They offer lunch, dinner, and a full beverage menu with selections that are both traditional and unique. Their expansive menus include an assortment of salads, sandwiches, raw fish, raw vegan appetizers, small plate “street fare”, entrees, and baked goods.
Although the menu at Carmo is not completely dairy-free, they are very happy to accommodate almost any dietary preference. Their menu clearly states which items are gluten-free, nut-free, vegetarian or vegan, and they have substitutes like dairy-free cheese available!
Not only are big flavors and honoring traditional dishes important to Carmo, but they also have a strong focus on sustainability. They source their ingredients locally whenever possible, and they use compostable carry out products. In addition, most of their restaurant is made from recovered fixtures, including the chairs and tables!
Where to Find Carmo
Location: 527 Julia Street New Orleans, LA
Phone: (504) 875-4132