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Beyond the Super Bowl: 7 Local New Orleans Hot Spots

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The spotlight is in New Orleans this weekend, but the city has more to offer than the Super Bowl or the upcoming Mardi Gras celebrations. Beyond beads and football, here are seven lesser-known experiences.

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Mosca’s Restaurant

While most people associate Cajun cuisine with New Orleans, the city also boasts a sizable Sicilian population.  The outside may not seem like much, but Mosca’s Restaurant has served up some of the finest Italian meals in the area since 1946…and it was once a legendary mobster hangout.