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Restaurants, Chefs, Caterers, Food Trucks, Bartenders! Join us for the 2019 Eat NOLA Noir Black Restaurant week!


If you're in the food and beverage industry, you should be part of the movement!

Eat NOLA Noir will launch the second Annual Black Restaurant Week., May 19 -31, offering menu options from an array of minority-owned restaurants throughout New Orleans. Table reservations and pop-up events will be available as we explore the city's culinary scene!

New Orleans Black Restaurant Week is a bi-annual chance to celebrate the city's rich history of culture and cuisine, and the contributions made by minority chefs and restaurateurs. Our efforts to support minority-owned businesses and chefs in New Orleans will stimulate economic growth and awareness for these businesses. We encourage all foodies to experience the best cuisines and spirits of our featured restaurants. As we continue to grow and create opportunities for these entrepreneurs, proceeds will benefit the expansion of minority-owned restaurants and businesses. We appreciate your support!



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New Orleans, LA


May 19 - 31, 2019


Join Us Each Month For the Dinner Club Series!

Every month we’re trying a new restaurant. Join us as we explore the culinary scene in New Orleans and try new dishes, meet new people, and get full! Sign up and get on the list to receive information about upcoming Dinner Club meet-ups and food pop-ups.

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Whether you’re a food-preneur in New Orleans, or just a foodie, you can join the movement! It’s the second installment of Eat NOLA Noir (New Orleans Black Restaurant Week), a citywide campaign that features local businesses and food/beverage industry people as go-to places for the best culinary experiences. See what the buzz is about. Get involved, join the movement and Get your food/beverage company signed up. We’ll see you at the table!

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What Am I Getting?

Signing up as an Eat NOLA Noir participant will link your business to an ongoing campaign to support minority-owned restaurants, chefs, bartenders, food trucks, and caterers in New Orleans. Eat NOLA Noir is operated LOCALLY. Our marketing and outreach doesn’t stop with New Orleans Black Restaurant Week. We’re always looking to create events and programming that keeps your business in the forefront. The Pop-Up Noir series produces events like Beatz & Bitez, “Dinner Club Series”, “Shake & Stir” Bartender Competition, and more!

Radio Campaign - Our participating restaurants get maximum coverage with a radio campaign to promote New Orleans Black Restaurant Week and increase foot traffic during and after the campaign is complete.

Geo-Fencing - Our geo-fencing campaign makes sure the entire city is connected! All smart device users in our area will be exposed to constant advertising and marketing through social media outlets, Pandora, and local streaming channels.

Online Advertising/E-blasts - We’ll promote your business through massive online campaigns and send e-blasts to highlight your business and offerings. All participating restaurants can utilize our email list to promote upcoming events and pop-up at their locations.

Special Events - Eat NOLA Noir will partner with your restaurant of business to create an event to help increase your customer base.

Marketing Pieces - Eat NOLA Noir supplies all the flyers, menus, and promotional pieces for your business, and you’ll have full access and usage.


Eat NOLA Noir Sponsorship delivers the greatest impact and visibility leading up to, throughout, and following New Orleans Black Restaurant Week, with a variety of opportunities to market in different locations, pop-up events, and special programming. You can create a unique and powerful experience, and major sponsorship and naming opportunities are available for a more robust campaign and maximum exposure.

For more info about sponsorship opportunities, packages, and press kits, email 

Eat NOLA Noir Partner

Choose when you want to make your mark by sponsoring specific events throughout New Orleans Black Restaurant Week and creating brand activations on-site with immediate impact through product placement and sales.

Naming/Major Sponsorship

Get the greatest impact possible by becoming a major sponsor with opportunities for naming rights for 2019-2020 ("Your company name" Presents Eat NOLA Noir) with the highest visibility possible and seamless promotional exposure as a partner across the entire event and affiliated programs.


Community Sponsorship

Join our promotional campaign as a community partner and take advantage of maximum exposure throughout New Orleans Black Restaurant Week, special events, and programming throughout 2019-2020.

Be Our One And Only

Make your image stand out by partnering with Eat NOLA Noir as an exclusive brand partner. Categories include (but are not limited to):

  • Beer/Malt Beverage Companies

  • Automobile Companies

  • Insurance Agencies

  • Airlines

  • Big Box Retail Stores

  • General Consumer Electronics

  • Hotel Chains

  • Food brands (specific in sub-categories)

  • Body and Hair Care Products

  • Cosmetics

  • Clothing

  • Soda, Tea, and other non-alcoholic beverages

  • Bottled Water

  • Wireless/TeleComm

  • Mobile Device Manufacturer

  • Distilled Spirits and Wine


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Ready, Set, Support!

Here’s a full list of minority-owned restaurants to support! Did we forget someone? Let us know below!


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Help Us Find Your Favorite Bartender

Or maybe it’s you! Fill out the form and nominate yourself or your favorite bartender to join us for the 2019 “Shake & Stir” Bartender competition sponsored by Seven Three Distilling Company.


Selected bartenders will join the 73 Distillery Crew to mix up some fresh summer cocktails before going on to compete in the citywide neighborhood battle of the beverages!

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Email Us, Subscribe to our mailing list!!

Want to join the movement, partner with us or be involved in our upcoming events? Give us a shout, or just subscribe to our mailing list for all the latest news!

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We’ll Make Reservations For you!

Would you like Eat NOLA Noir to make reservations for your large party or catered event? Contact us today and we’ll connect you with restaurants all over the city!

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