Simplee Gourmet Kitchen Boutique Coming to The Beacon at South Market
July 19, 2016
The Covington-based gourmet kitchen boutique and venue is the third retailer to join The Beacon in the South Market District, Downtown NOLA.

New Orleans, LA – Simplee Gourmet, a specialty kitchen boutique, will open its second location in late 2016 at The Beacon at South Market District in Downtown NOLA. In addition to high-end kitchenware and cooking products from national and local brands, Simplee Gourmet will cultivate a strong gift registry program and serve as a hub of culinary activity, offering recreational cooking classes and specialty events. The 3,000sf store will feature lines by Le Creuset, MacKenzie-Childs, YETI, Nordicware, Viking, and more.
“I am excited to bring my store to Downtown NOLA,” said Melissa Marley, Simplee Gourmet owner. “Simplee Gourmet is a gathering spot for all chefs, whether you’re new to cooking or an experienced professional. Our goal is to offer the best products to the Downtown community in a warm, welcoming space.”
The South Market District, developed by The Domain Companies, encompasses a five-block area Downtown of luxury apartments at The Beacon and The Paramount as well as retail, restaurants and entertainment venues including Willa Jean, Magasin Kitchen, Company Burger, Blaze Pizza, Part + Parcel, Arhaus Furniture, Hattie Sparks and Stonefree boutiques, Hair Loft Studio, Barre3 and Higherpower fitness studios, and the nearby Ace Hotel.
“Simplee Gourmet furthers the South Market District’s position as a popular retail and dining destination Downtown,” said Matt Schwartz, Domain principal. “In a city with such a unique culinary landscape, Simplee Gourmet is a valuable amenity that serves New Orleanians’ deep appreciation of cooking and entertaining.”
To learn more about Simplee Gourmet, visit or follow along on Facebook and Instagram (@SimpleeGourmet).
Simplee Gourmet joins Higherpower and the upcoming Hair Loft Studio at The Beacon. Located at 1000 Girod Street in Downtown New Orleans, The Beacon at South Market is now open and leasing. For more information about The Beacon and/or leasing apartments, visit, call 504.603.2400, or email

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