This French Quarter gem survives as a representative of the classic 1850s saloon, historic and classic down to the last detail—the carved columns,...more
Same as it ever was—thank goodness—this venerable temple to the city's musical history, just off Bourbon Street, remains one of the best spots to...more
The term eclectic doesn't even begin to define this vibrant hipster club in the French Quarter. Depending on the night, you can catch new-school burlesque...more
It sounds like an old vaudeville joke, but the Rock 'n' Bowl combines two high-volume pursuits—live music and equally lively bowling—into one huge...more
Sometimes the weekenders miss out on the best local shows. On any given Friday or Saturday, you can catch a rock-solid live set at this Uptown neighborhood...more
Say what you want about this ubiquitous chain nightclub—the sound is always good, and clear sight lines provide universally great views. Big-ticket...more
Don't worry about "checking local listings": The music in this up-and-coming entertainment zone in the Faubourg Marigny district (just beyond the French...more
Great beer, live music, and a deep list of premium spirits make this storefront bar a hipster destination (it's an outpost of the New York City joint, after...more
When Cure opened in 2009, it became a linchpin in the development of Uptown's Freret Street district, now one of the city's fastest-growing nightlife areas....more
If you're staying near the Quarter, take the classic St. Charles Avenue streetcar uptown and enjoy a cocktail and the view from this classic Garden District...more
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