Larry Morrow Planning Another Restaurant Concept, Called Spicy Mango

The Caribbean-fusion restaurant is slated to open this summer.
Photo: Official

As he plans to expand his flagship restaurant, Larry Morrow is also looking to open a new concept called Spicy Mango at 405 Frenchmen St. According to an Instagram profile, the restaurant will offer Caribbean-fusion food in a modern setting. Images on Instagram also revealed a tree with crimson-colored mangoes inside the restaurant. The space used to be home to the live music spot The Yard, and a permit filing with the City of New Orleans revealed Spicy Mango will have a license for live music. The Instagram profile also indicated an opening date is set for this summer.

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According to Axios New Orleans, Morrow is intently focused on growing his restaurant empire, which currently includes Morrow’s, Sun Chong, Hide/Seek NOLA, and Morrow Steak. Axios quoted the restauranteur as saying he wants to build the biggest “Black-owned hospitality group in the country.”

Brett Llenos Smith

Brett Llenos Smith

Brett Llenos Smith is a freelance writer with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and more than a decade of experience writing about restaurants, farms and food production. As someone with a multi-ethnic background, he has a passion for highlighting folks from underrepresented communities.
Brett Llenos Smith

Brett Llenos Smith

Brett Llenos Smith is a freelance writer with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and more than a decade of experience writing about restaurants, farms and food production. As someone with a multi-ethnic background, he has a passion for highlighting folks from underrepresented communities.
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