A Look at Commander's Palace

A customer sips a martini at the start of his meal at Commander's Palace.Landon Nordeman
Another customer prepares to make his order.Landon Nordeman
The commanding family of the restaurant: the Brennan clan.Landon Nordeman
Chef Tory McPhail at work in the Commander's Palace kitchen.Landon Nordeman
Oysters and absinthe under a pastry-shell crust.Landon Nordeman
The restaurant's bread pudding souffle needs to be ordered in advance to allow ample preparation time.Landon Nordeman
Chef Troy McPhail takes a breather in his kitchen.Landon Nordeman
A cocktail lagniappe ends many memorable meals.Landon Nordeman