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Tipitina's

501 Napoleon Ave, New Orleans, LA LA 70115
+1-(504) 895-8477
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Ranked #13 of 165 Attractions in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Thu - Sat 9:00 pm - 2:00 am

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Slidell, Louisiana
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

Tipitina's hosts great music venues of, all types of music. Friendly staff.. easy to get to & parking is great too.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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51 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I went here twice last weekend and loved every second of it. There are so many great bands who have played here over the years. This is definitely part of NOLA music folk lore. The sounds was great for both gigs and the whole venue was bouncing. The bar staff were friendly and efficient I just didn't want the nights... More 

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Dallas, Texas, USA
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69 reviews 69 reviews
19 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Still a favorite with both locals and tourists. Great venue, efficient bar tenders and well, just NOLA funk. No place to sit unless it's warm and you want to sit outside for a bit, but usually you don't care, especially if you like to dance. No need to get there early since you'll have to stand anyway. It exists for... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
38 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We saw the Soul Rebels support Irma Thomas at the Sage in Gateshead about 4 years ago and was blown away by the sound, so when I found out they were appearing at Tips on our first night in NOLA, we just could give up the chance to see them in their own backyard. Make sure you bring your ID... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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103 reviews 103 reviews
51 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

October 19, 2014 - After checking into the Quality Inn and Suites Maison St. Charles, we drove directly to Tipitina's, also in the Garden District of New Orleans. I had researched where to find authentic cajun music and dancing on a Sunday at New Orleans. On other weekend nights, you could go to Rock and Bowl but not on Sunday... More 

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Cali, Colombia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This place is great, music is always so cool, the ambiance is different, hard to describe but sure you can enjoy it. Is a good taste of new orleans.

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San Francisco, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
11 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Look...this place historic. Located in the garden district, its just a must see for music lovers. Don't expect fancy, just go.

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Bradenton, Florida
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This is a locals favorite and hosts some big name bands as well. Look online to see who is playing while you are visiting and you just may catch a big name band in a n intimate environment.

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New York City, New York
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

About a 20 minute ride from the city. Its a bar with live music. The night we were there, the music was really bad.

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Shawnee On Delaware
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16 attraction reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Way back when Professor Long Hair ruled the keyboard (piano, that is) in New Orleans, Tipitina's was just a roadhouse juke joint along the Uptown docks. Now it has been taken over by a foundation dedicated to presenting some of the best new music in the city and preserving some of the oldest. If you go to the late night... More 

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