Interested in getting the lowdown the newest restaurant and retail additions to Metairie? From a fast food pizza joint to a customizable poke spot, read on for a list of the newest hot spots to open around town.
Fat Boy's Pizza
Fat Boy's Pizza is a bar, offering pizza, salads and more that's located at 2565 Metairie Road.
The menu boasts 30-inch pizzas that are also available to order by the slice. Try Fat Boy's Pepperoni, mix it up with The Trinity — shredded mozzarella, seasoned ricotta and grated Parmesan — or pile on The Veggies with green peppers, red onions and mushrooms.
Wander over to 3413 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Suite 119 and you'll find Pokeworks, a new sushi bar, offering poke, salads and more.
Pokeworks has locations across the United States. The spot serves build-your-own salads, burritos and bowls. Diners pick a protein (fish, chicken, tofu), mix-ins (veggies, fruit), flavors (choose from eight), toppings (seeds, salad, fruit) and crunch (chips, crisps, nuts).
Can't decide? The eatery also offers signature bowls like the Hawaiian Classic, made with ahi tuna, green and sweet onion, ogo seaweed and cucumber. Here's the menu.
HOTWORX is a new interval training gym that's located at 3814 Veterans Blvd., Suite C.
This unique and alternative method to normal fitness classes puts the participant in a room that is around 125 degrees Fahrenheit. Just imagine sitting in a sauna for 30 minutes, and add yoga. Visit the business' website for a full line of offerings, pricing and more information.
Desi Vega's Seafood and Prime Steaks
Desi Vega's Seafood and Prime Steaks is a new steakhouse, offering seafood, sandwiches and more that's located at 111 Veterans Blvd., Suite 150.
The spot has a variety of protein-centric entrees, including broiled swordfish with risotto and peppercorn sauce; twin lobster tails with drawn butter and a tender cut of filet mignon with butter. Cold and hot appetizers, soup and salad round out this spot's menu.