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New Orleans

Sylvain is a Southern gastropub, found steps from Jackson Square, with historical roots and a prodigiously tempting menu of food and cocktails.
Drink Lab NOLA
From the minds behind the New Orleans craft cocktail bar, Victory, Drink Lab NOLA offers masterclasses in cocktail making in the CBD.
Three Muses
Jazz bar serving tasty global snacks.
Twelve Mile Limit
A dive bar with a real barbeque.
Swizzle Stick Bar
West Indies-themed bar attached to Cafe Adelaide.
Trendy hang-out with creatively made food.
Bridge Lounge
Unpretentious and fun, with a brilliant mojito.
Chic French wine bar.
13 Monaghan’s
Good late-night food, suitable for veggies too.
A barbeque with a difference.
R Bar
Arty bar with a punk edge.
Lucy’s Retired Surfer Bar
Good for drinks, less so for food.
Bar Tonique
Boasting home-made ingredients, Bar Tonique is one of the up-and-coming cocktail bars in New Orleans.
Youthful neighbourhood bar.
Cat’s Meow
Serious karaoke with serious cheese.
Cocktails and Tapas.
Garden District Pub
Bohemian hang-out.
Good for lunch or evening beers.
Bouligny Tavern
Creative snacks to accompany slightly more predictable drinks.
Experienced po-boy cooks and a friendly bar atmosphere.
An incredible range of wines to taste, and some nibbles too.
Molly’s At the Market
Eccentric Irish Pub.
Snug Harbor
A popular jazz club with a welcoming crowd.
Avenue Pub
Simple pub grub and great American craft beers.
Cool hangout with a voodoo vibe.
British gastropub with a twist.
Cafe Lafitte in Exile
Oldest continuosly operating gay bar in America.
Live music bar transplanted from New York.
One-Eyed Jacks
Old West style venue for alternative theatre and burlesque shows.
Le Phare Bar
Hidden lounge inside hidden boutique hotel Loft 532.
La Riviera
Cosmetics and other high-end beauty products line the shelves at La Riviera.
Shady hideout attached to the Omni Royal New Orleans.
Café Atchafalaya
Hip bar, with a back room for families wanting to enjoy the food.

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