To truly experience Mardi Gras, there is no better place than New Orleans. The Big Easy is famed for its bacchanalian Mardi Gras festivities. The parades and the elaborate balls are well known and televised all over the globe for gawkers to enjoy. The tastes of a New Orleans Mardi Gras, however, cannot be enjoyed over a screen. To truly indulge in the festivities, you must travel to Louisiana. When you get there, be prepared to dine like a Cajun. We share our list of the absolute best Mardi Gras food and the delectable dishes that everyone has to try.