Otra Vez lives by a work, eat, play mentality. Owned by award-winning chef, restaurateur, TV-personality and cookbook author, Akhtar Nawab, Otra Vez brings creative, group centric plates, unique craft cocktails and enticing programming and events to the bustling South Market District in New Orleans.
Our brand new culinary offering at Otra Vez is driven by NOLA Native, Executive Chef, Dana Whitemore. We aim to provide thoughtful and delicious food, beverage and hospitality in a warm and inviting environment. Our goal is to cook with pride and integrity and have a lot of fun doing it. We’re thrilled to be a part of the New Orleans community and we want each of you to join us and participate in this exciting adventure!! Otra Vez is a sister restaurant to Alta Calidad located in Brooklyn, New York, which has been a recipient of a Michelin Bib Gourmand Award in 2018 and 2019.
Our fare focuses on the delicious flavors of Mexican cuisine and presenting them in an innovative way. Chef Akhtar Nawab uses classic and progressive cooking techniques to produce Mexican inspired dishes that are refined, yet feature bold and interesting flavors. We hope that our guests will appreciate a dining experience that is warm, delicious, energetic, and always a good time!