Nightlife & the Arts in New Orleans

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Nightlife & the Arts in French Quarter

Nightlife Overview
Name Category Location
 
Bar Tonique
An eclectic spot on North Rampart Street, this...
Bars French Quarter
 
Bombay Club
A longtime favorite and a rather swanky place for...
Bars French Quarter
 
Bourbon Pub
It's impossible to miss this 24-hour video bar at...
Bars French Quarter
 
Café Lafitte in Exile
A Bourbon Street stalwart attracts a somewhat...
Bars French Quarter
 
Carousel Bar
A favorite New Orleans drinking destination since...
Bars French Quarter
 
Cat's Meow
Before you see it, you'll hear this Bourbon...
Bars French Quarter
 
Chart Room
Unpretentious even by New Orleans standards, this...
Bars French Quarter
 
Corner Pocket
Filmmaker John Waters reportedly counts the...
Bars French Quarter
 
Cosimo's
Few tourists make their way to this hip...
Bars French Quarter
 
Crescent City Brewhouse
The only microbrewery in the French Quarter (and...
Brewpubs / Beer Gardens, Bars French Quarter
 
Davenport Lounge
Swanky digs in the Ritz Carlton Hotel are home to...
Music Clubs French Quarter
 
Drink & Learn: The Cocktail Tour
Culinary historian and Louisiana native Elizabeth...
Bars French Quarter
 
French 75
This is a must-visit for any who love to submerge...
Bars French Quarter
 
Fritzel's European Jazz Pub
An old-school gem in the midst of Bourbon...
Music Clubs French Quarter
 
Golden Lantern
The Lower Quarter has become a lot more upscale...
Bars French Quarter
 
Good Friends
With its tasteful decor and reasonable volume...
Bars French Quarter
 
House of Blues
Despite its name, blues rarely makes the bill at...
Music Clubs French Quarter
 
Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse
Serious music lovers converge on this intimate...
Music Clubs French Quarter
 
Kerry Irish Pub
This well-worn favorite has a pool table, a...
Bars French Quarter
 
Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop
Perhaps the most photographed building in the...
Bars French Quarter
 
Margaritaville Café
Ever-popular with tourists and Jimmy Buffett fans...
Music Clubs French Quarter
 
Molly's at the Market
Grab a perch almost any time of day at one of the...
Bars French Quarter
 
Napoleon House Bar and Café
It's a living shrine to what may be called the...
Bars French Quarter
 
Napoleon's Itch
The only gay bar in New Orleans that's also...
Bars French Quarter
 
Old Absinthe House
Over its 200-year history, this low-key oasis...
Bars French Quarter
 
One Eyed Jack's
This former Toulouse Street theater hosts touring...
Music Clubs French Quarter
 
Oz
A spacious dance club that mainly attracts young...
Dance Clubs French Quarter
 
Palm Court Jazz Café
Banjo player Danny Barker immortalized this...
Music Clubs French Quarter
 
Parade Disco
High-energy disco rules at this dance club above...
Dance Clubs French Quarter
 
Pat O'Brien's
Sure, it's touristy, but there are reasons Pat...
Bars French Quarter
 
Patrick's Bar Vin
Dapper Patrick Van Hoorebeek holds court at his...
Wine Bars, Bars French Quarter
 
Preservation Hall
At this cultural landmark founded in 1961, a...
Music Clubs French Quarter
 
Rawhide
As the name indicates, this is a rowdy—and...
Bars French Quarter

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