• RESIDENTS ARE
    People who grew up in the area
    Young couples / Families
  • THEY CHOSE GRETNA FOR ITS
    Small town feel, excellent police response time, safety, traffic (there’s far less of it) and it’s just minutes from New Orleans
  • PROS
    Small town
    Walkable
  • CONS
    City taxes in addition to parish taxes
    Limited public transportation
  • REAL ESTATE
    Mix of historic and 50s-60s construction
    Some new construction near the river
    Comparable to Algiers Point
    Off Street Parking
    Yards

Shopping

  • Academy Sports
  • Home Depot
  • Tuesday Morning

Drinking / Music

  • Gattuso’s Neighborhood Bar & Restaurant
  • Rugby Pub
  • Rivershack Tavern

 

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Attractions & Things to Do

  • Train Museum
  • Farmer’s Market
  • Gretna City Park
  • Mel Ott Park
  • Gretna BMX
  • Gretna Recreation Center
    (Adult Yoga and Organized Sports for Kids)
  • Watch the train roll down 4th Street
  • Planet Fitness
  • Monthly Art Walk at Farmer’s Market
  • Biking/Walking trail on levee
  • Annual Gretna Heritage Festival
  • Observatory
  • Annual Spring Home Tour
  • Annual Easter Egg Hunt
  • Annual Christmas Decorating Contest

Dining

  • Gattuso’s Neighborhood Bar/Restaurant
  • Huey P’s Pizza
  • Than Than
  • Gretna Depot and Spirits
  • Common Grounds
  • Antoine’s Bakery
  • Rivershack Tavern & Grill
  • Nine Roses (excellent pho!)

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