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508 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116
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Ranked #39 of 199 nightlife in New Orleans
Type: Bar/ Clubs
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Niagara Falls, Ontario
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27 reviews 27 reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

Pros - great street in FQ - great bar with good drinks, fun people and staff - saw the bad Magnitude who who were awesome - feel of the bar is very "organic" as the bands and guests sort of dictate what will happen next - felt like you got to hang out with a group of friends who were... More

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Denver, Colorado
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56 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Great atmosphere and awesome service. The atmosphere is the best out of many New Orleans bars I have been to. It is a great place to listen to music and also sit down and enjoy Cajun food.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I went there to eat and drink on a Sunday evening (around 9 pm) and the kitchen closed all of the sudden... Rude service and unreasonable explanation...

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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Omg you must come here amazing atmosphere the drinks were strong and delicious the band was incredible jazz at its best and the food was amazing! Had the chicken Cesar salad and it's the best I've ever had the street was so cool too jazz bands everywhere where the locals go away from the tourist trap of bourbon street you... More

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Bakersfield, California
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111 reviews 111 reviews
22 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Great place for music and food and friends. Staff is attentive and southern sweet! Chelsea is money for their staff ... Friendly and informative. She pointed us to the crawfish bites and didn't miss! What a experience in this music rich culture. An amazing getaway from the busyness of the city to just hang and hear good music. I'm not... More

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Naples, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We went here two nights in a row and had a great time both nights. It is a little schizo, prior to 9 pm some nights, they have a sit down not so great restaurant. After 9 pm or so, the tables are removed and the party starts. If you are seated at a table, you will need to get... More

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Eu, France
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140 reviews 140 reviews
36 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I bought two VIP tickets on ticketweb.com for a Slick Rick concert at this premise and it was a disappointment. They didn’t tell us that the VIP means upstairs in order to see better and when we understood by ourselves and showed our tickets to stairs entrance they said it’s not possible. This is a small bar with a very... More

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Frome, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

We looked for dinner with music and found Maison. We called but they don't accept reservations, but we went anyway and only had a short wait until we got a seat. The band playing was great, and the place was packed providing a great atmosphere. The food was nice. We shared a starter (southern sampler of local favourites) and for... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We were visiting from the UK to celebrate Mardi Gras. Came across this restaurant, playing live music. Unfortunately that was the only good thing about it. Extremely rude waiter, walked off in the middle of taking our order, with no apology. Below average food and dreadful wine. Would not recommend, there are much better in NOLA.

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59 reviews 59 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

We had been told to visit Frenchman St and came across Maison. We thoroughly enjoyed the evening there. I would recommend getting there early to get a table as it was packed by about 9pm. We shared a bottle of wine, had a meal and just enjoyed an evening of jazz with a band called The Messy Cookers. They were... More

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