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Bourbon Heat

711 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3104
+1 504-324-4669
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“catfish” (23 reviews)
“empanadas” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Grill
$$ - $$$
711 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3104
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped for a bit to eat, food was good, service was just okay. Best part of the meal was the steel drum player! Great music and he included everyone

Thank gab40
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We had dinner here our first night in town. Great food! Great service. Ended up coming back for more. Easy stop for everyone!

Thank P4106TMrichardh
Reviewed 6 August 2017

After reading the review about Bourbon Heat had a groupon decided to try it. It certainly was not worth the value of the groupon. Our order was taken and the they ran out of diet coke which was not an issue. The issue became when...More

Thank RUFUS1
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went here because we saw a Groupon for this place. We made a good decision as both the food and drinks are delicious. I had a Bloody Mary and he had a hurricane. We will go back.

Thank thriftyfit
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Buried behind a Bourbon Street bar is a hidden courtyard restaurant called HEAT. It was a perfect escape from the July smolder. The bar has many mixed drinks but not many choices when it comes to beer. The food is bland but edible, the French...More

Thank BogDogs
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Rats and delicious BBQ shrimp. Looked like a pretty nice spot with the hanging lights and garden patio however it's more of a hotspot for rats and weird perfume tasting water. Legit good shrimp though.

2  Thank taylorcarsonbrown
Reviewed 24 June 2017

This was my first time in New Orleans and I ended up eating here for my first meal. The waitress recommended I get the Catfish Lafayette and it was good. I was not blown away by anything here but the place is charming for an...More

Thank OKCtravelwithme
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Great place for lunch. We sat in the Courtyard on a very comfortable day. Our last time in NOLA we had the pleasure of meeting Allen Course for service at Bourbon Heat so we asked for him again. Thankfully, he was working this day ,...More

Thank Stc7275
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Our group of 9 went in the courtyard to eat. Service was slow but the waitress was nice. After the meal was served, we discovered a family of rats in the bamboo that kept coming out and running around. We finally called it quits when...More

1  Thank hmmdye
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We just stopped in this pretty courtyard for a drink and ended up getting a couple of appetizers. Not five star food, but it was decent bar food. Our waitress was a lovely woman.

Thank tdenten
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Response from Bristol07 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not 100% sure. We went during the day and there weren't many people there.
23 February 2015|
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Response from Anthony315 | Reviewed this property |
Mardi Gras, like Christmas, is a whole season - not just one day. That being said, Fat Tuesday is the biggest day of celebration the last day of Mardi Gras, and the date it falls on moves around. You'll find that Fat... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3104
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-324-4669
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