• As of June 5, 2020, restaurants are permitted to operate at 50 percent capacity for indoor dining, while bars and breweries that do not have food permits reopened at 25 percent capacity; tables must be 10 feet apart.
  • Although there are currently no strict capacity limit on outdoor seating spaces, restaurants must follow social distancing measures.
  • On July 8, New Orleans mandated that bars and restaurants would not be allowed to offer bar seating beginning July 11.
  • As of July 11, the governor required that all citizens wear a mask in all public areas. On August 26th, the governor extended this mandate until September 11, continuing to operate in Phase 2.