Central Business District

New Orleans Central Business District, or CBD, is located Northwest from the Morial Convention Ceter, away from the Mississippi River. It is an mixture of professional office buildings, hotels, retail, and restaurants. It also includes several historic buildings restored to residential use. At one end of Poydras Street is the refurbished Mercedes Benz Superdome, home of the New Orleans Saints football team. At the other end is the Mississippi River, Harrahs Casino, the Riverwalk with its shops and restaurants, and the Aquarium of the Americas. Le Pavillion is just one of the well known hotels either on or off of Poydras Street. Gallier Hall, the citys former city hall, is across the street from Lafayette Park on St. Charles Avenue. Walk down Magazine Street to the National World War II Museum, among others, located in the CBD. A list of restaurants are on the urbanspoon website, with reviews. There are also other websites listing Restaurants and reviews below: