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Blue Nile

532 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2024
+1 504-948-2583
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Awesome blues and jazz club!

Live music, a full bar and a dance floor - what else could you ask for? This was another great stop... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
eirmcentee
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Columbus, Georgia
So much fun!

We came here after Voodoo Fest and had such a great time. The music, atmosphere, and people made... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
Gaby M
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Chicago, Illinois
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532 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2024
Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Live music, a full bar and a dance floor - what else could you ask for? This was another great stop made along Frenchman St. Highly recommend.

Thank eirmcentee
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We came here after Voodoo Fest and had such a great time. The music, atmosphere, and people made the overall experience amazing. The jazz band (forgot their name) was great and had us dancing nonstop for a while.

Thank Gaby M
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

On our first trip to New Orleans we hit the blue nile up and the music was awesome. Later when the headliner was getting ready to perform it got really crowded, but the atmosphere and the vibe was to good to let being crowded bother...More

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

The live band was great, wait staff were friendly and their drink specials were amazing! I had a lot of fun dancing and jamming out to the blues

Thank Nikesh K
Reviewed 14 December 2017

We spent most of our evenings on Frenchman Street and enjoyed a band at the Blue Nile. They have plenty of room to dance and enjoy the music, making this a great venue. The variety of music differs from band to band and you can...More

Thank ThePBR
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Spent our best evening in NOLA here with some of the best music I’ve ever seen. We were lucky that the Brassaholics were playing whilst we were in town who are simply one of the best. Two bars make getting served OK but it could...More

Thank TheScubaDuo
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I can't believe I haven't rated this place yet! If you visit (or live in) New Orleans and want incredible music you must head to Frenchmen Street...and for sure go to the Blue Nile! For me this is the best place for authentic, original music...More

Thank ShanStorm
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome venue to see Kermit Ruffin and his band. Great music and good time meeting people and making new friends. My husband and I danced, I danced alone, and I danced onstage with a group of girls that I just met that night. Everyone was...More

Thank SC_Owlgirl
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We got there early and not full, the band was great and we stayed for 40 minutes, space to move and seating as well, good range of beer. Great way to end the day and relax

Thank Grommet22
Reviewed 5 August 2017

My husband and I had fun dancing and people watching. The drinks were NOT stingy with the alcohol and everyone from the servers to the other patrons were friendly. It's a fun place. We were there at about 8:30pm till about 10pm and it was...More

Thank MagMagoo
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Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
Nestled between the French Quarter and the Ninth Ward,
the Faubourg Marigny & Bywater environs are largely
residential. Of course, folks around here love to go
out and have a good time as much as they do anywhere
in NOLA. And if out-of-towners want to join in the
festivities, well then so much the better! Home to
some of the most revered live music venues in New
Orleans, an eclectic gaggle of gourmand dining
...More
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