any restaurant that begins a meal with complimentary biscuits, pictured here with house-whipped honey butter, wins my vote. Red Lobster included... did I just openly admit that on the world-wide-web?? mmhmmm
Fried calamari with pickled peppers, citrus chili glaze & Feta chunks
Fried Oyster Po' Boy with Old Bay Fries
Don't let those fries dwarf the sandwich- there were about 8 or 9 Fatty McFat, plump & juicy, briny, perfectly fried oysters lined up on that lightly buttered baguette, complimented with a tangy remoulade along with lettuce & tomato to cut the richness.
"Award Winning" Crawfish Beignets with Tabasco Syrup, which happens to be the second most delightful fried food condiment- following Frank's Red Hot aioli [what can I say, I'm a classy broad.].
Yes, nearly everything pictured above is fried, aside for the biscuits which are baked with enough butter that they may be worse than fried, but "when in Rome..."