The Only New Orleans Bar Guide You'll Ever Need
Jul 07 2020

The Only New Orleans Bar Guide You'll Ever Need

By: Staff

5216 Table & Tap

5216 Veterans Blvd., Metairie

766-1417

You can't get lost on the way to this Metairie favorite. The address is in the name! They offer sock-hop-style seating, pub comfort fare, and pool.

Drink Specials, Food, Pool Table


Alto (Ace Hotel)

600 Carondelet St.

900-1180

Offering fantastic drinks and a stunning view of the New Orleans skyline, Ace's rooftop bar Alto is a sanctum of relaxation in an ever-busy concrete jungle.

Drink specials, Food


Babylon Sportsbar

2917 Harvard Ave., Metairie

324-9961

Babylon Sportsbar offers up live music, entertainment, and barbecue that you just can't get anywhere else. Enjoy their drink specials and Happy Hour as well.

Drink Specials, Live Music


Backspace Bar

139 Chartres St.

322-2245

A literary-themed bar reminiscent of an English pub, Backspace features a fantastic kitchen as well as a selection of historically inspired drinks.

Drink Specials, Food, Live Music


Bar Marilou (Maison de la Luz)

544 Carondelet St.

814-7711

Bar Marilou oozes sophistication. This bar is known for its combo of a glass of top-rated French wine with burrata. Indulge in the finer things at this Warehouse District hot spot.

Drink Specials, Food, Live Music


Bar Tonique

820 N. Rampart St.

324-6045

Stop by Bar Tonique to enjoy one of their rotating drink specials, such as a Pimm's Cup, for just $5. Tonique also offers discounts for service-industry workers.

Drink Specials


Boot Scootin' Rodeo

522 Bourbon St.

552-2510

Nashville country (or the Bakersfield Sound) is their thing. Their general store will be opening soon, but for now, you can grab a drink while dancing.

Drink Specials, Food, Live Music


Bourbon St. Honky Tonk

727 Bourbon St.

523-1960

Honky-tonk country music and booze will be sure to light up your night. This bar has traditional country and blues every night of the week.

Drink Specials


Buffa's Bar & Restaurant

1001 Esplanade Ave.

949-0038

New Orleans is known for its party scene, and Buffa's Lounge makes sure its doors are open until 11 p.m. They've been serving great food and drinks for almost 80 years!

Drink Specials, Food, Live Music, Pool Table


Carnaval Lounge

2227 St. Claude Ave.

265-8855

The new Carnaval Lounge in the former Siberia location features great live music nightly. Come try their tasty Brazilian street food for a treat.

Drink Specials, Food, Live Music, Pool Table


Copper Vine

1001 Poydras St.

208-9535

This restaurant has been praised for its food, wine, and atmosphere. Make a reservation for Copper Vine and enjoy a meal with carefully selected wine pairings.

Drink Specials, Food


The Country Club

634 Louisa St

945-0742

If you're looking for one of the best bars in the city, with a heated pool and hot tub, look no further. They also have an impressive selection of wine and outstanding food.

Drink Specials, Food


Crossing

439 Dauphine St.

523-4517

Crossing offers specialty cocktails in an inclusive and original atmosphere. The bar is furnished with handmade Einstein lamps with metallic gold and bronze finishes.

Drink Specials, Dancing


Fulton Alley

600 Fulton St.

208-5569

Fulton Alley is a special venue whose highlight is bowling, bites, and booze. This bar combines the fun of a bowling alley with the elegance of a Prohibition-era speakeasy.

Drink Specials, Food


House of Blues

225 Decatur St.

310-4999

In addition to live music, this venue offers mouthwatering food and drinks. You can have just about any drink you can think of and a wide array of tasty treats.

Drink Specials, Food, Live Music


Jimani

141 Chartres St.

524-0493

Home of the Mysterious Mixer, the Jimani is the perfect place for a late-night jaunt. Enjoy a couple drinks with some friendly ghosts at this classic slice of New Orleans.

Drink Specials, Food


Kerry Irish Pub

331 Decatur St.

527-5954

Kerry Irish Pub's laid-back atmosphere is the perfect place to relax and enjoy musical talent any night of the week. Celebrate with some Guinness or Jameson at this eclectic bar.

Drink Specials, Dancing, Live Music


Martine's Lounge

2347 Metairie Rd., Metairie

831-8637

This Metairie bar offers darts, poker, and a jukebox. While they can make whatever drink you can imagine, try one of their signature cocktails, such as the Spicy Passionfruit Margarita.

Drink Specials, Food


The Mercantile

727 S Peters St

504-309-4797

One of the best first or last stops of the night is this Warehouse District spot. Enjoy their live music every night.

Drink Specials, Food, Live Music


Pal's Lounge

949 N. Rendon St.

488-7257

Pal's is the perfect place to enjoy a signature cocktail or eat from one of the city's local pop-up kitchens. This neighborhood joint has the goods to quench any thirst.

Drink Specials, Food


Rivershack Tavern

3449 River Rd.

834-4938

Rivershack is a spunky local favorite, situated on the banks of the Mississippi River. You can sit on one of their famous barstools crafted to look like pant legs.

Drink Specials, Food


Royal Bar (Royal Frenchman Hotel)

700 Frenchmen St.

619-9660

Located in the heart of the hullabaloo on Frenchmen Street, it's one of the best places in the city to catch live music at night. And they've got Happy Hour every day.

Drink Specials, Live Music


Shamrock Bar & Grill

4133 S. Carrollton Ave.

301-0938

Shamrock rolls Irish pub, sports bar, and music venue into one. Come to shoot some pool, catch the game on TV, or down some drinks with a side of comfort food.

Drink Specials, Dancing, Food, Live Music, Pool


Vintage Rock Club

1007 Poydras St.

308-1305

Vintage Rock Club is a throwback club and video music experience that allows guests to rock out to their favorite classics and oldies while enjoying a drink at the same time.

Drink Specials, Dancing

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