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Saving Willie Mae's
Scotch House




Meet the legendary Creole chef

This short film tells the story of acclaimed New Orleans restaurant owner and James Beard award winner Willie Mae Seaton and her drive -- at 89-years-old -- to rebuild her Scotch House Restaurant after it was devastated by Hurricane Katrina

The Southern Foodways Alliance helped put Willie Mae’s Scotch House back in operation.

The restaurant is open again and ready for business:

Willie Mae's Scotch House
2401 St. Ann St.
504-822-9503




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