Where Chefs Eat: Nina Compton's New Orleans
Nina Compton's five go-to spots for noshing in New Orleans.
French, Italian, and Caribbean flavors collide at Compère Lapin, Chef Nina Compton’s restaurant in New Orleans’ Warehouse District. Compton’s culinary influence is firmly rooted in her upbringing in St. Lucia. Previously based in Miami, Compton moved to New Orleans after starring in the season of “Top Chef” that filmed there and falling in love with the Crescent City. Here, she names her favorite dining spots for when she manages some rare free time.