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Frenchmen Street

Open Now: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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“live music”(1,152 reviews)
“bourbon st”(980 reviews)
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Reviewed today

We went during the day and it seems dirty and a little sketchy. I did not feel super safe. When we went at night, the crowd in the bars seemed more typical and somewhat a good atmosphere.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ashrosslind
Reviewed today via mobile

If you want to experience the culture of New Orleans head down to Frenchman Street. Good music, good food, good people and an awesome night out. A must do.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Stuart F
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A must see when you're in New Orleans. Try the alligator sausage. Good deal on T shirts and sweatshirts

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank dwayneeberlein
Reviewed today

We enjoy Frenchman street more than Bourbon. The night market has some of the most unique art you will find in NOLA. The music and atmosphere in our humble opinion is much better than Bourbon! The only downside is lack of parking and there are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Mari N
Reviewed today

Forget Bourbon, Frenchmen Street is where you go for Music & Drinks. Music starts around Noon and gets better as the day goes, plenty of options, character's roaming the street. Gritty and Cool environment

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ricardito
Reviewed today

But, I am going back...I need to get the whole music experence, not just dodging elbows - It was fun, though.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Robin J
Reviewed today via mobile

Taking in the sights of Frenchmen street orbs between old NOLA bands on the side walks to wandering the modern outdoor artsy stalls of hungry artists - some very talented and quirky, all original and modern - then slip into any club they are all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank W3046GRmelissam
Reviewed today

The street is vibrant for food and shopping. There is a lot to walk around to do and see. Central Market has the original muffuletta, The market has awesome food stalls and souvenirs to take home!

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank shapat410
Reviewed today

This area is very likely my absolute favorite place in the city. Every time I've been -- and that's been dozens of times -- there's been a wide array of music from which to choose. It's always an eclectic crowd, and the late-night market is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 24Pigpen
Reviewed yesterday

I strolled here with a family member in the early already dark evening. Not a drinking person, but knowing that here quality music would be floating all about, filling the air. It did exactly that and it was fabulous! Folk everywhere playing with skill and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Julie J
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October 15, 2018|
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Response from Blitz P |
Make sure you take St. Charles Avenue Streetcar # 12 from Canal Street to the end and back for the most exquisite Christmas decorations on the antebellum homes. Plus both the children and adults would love all of the... More
August 16, 2018|
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Response from FlyButterflySly | Reviewed this property |
Just walk up and down Frenchman street and peek in each bar and just listen. Every night is different, so the bands, and vibe will be different. It will depend on what you like and what moves you at that moment. There's... More
July 21, 2018|
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Response from Marcus D | Reviewed this property |
yes, they are. The music it varies from blues, to jazz, just enough to make you listen, and enough to make you dance.