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Famous Door New Orleans

Neighborhood: French Quarter
Dance clubs & discos, Nightlife
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Address: 339 Bourbon Street, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA
Phone Number: 504 598 4334
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12:00 pm - 5:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 6:00 pm - 5:00 am
Wed 3:00 pm - 5:00 am
Thu - Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 am

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Hurricanes and motorboated

First stop in Nola. hurricanes, staff, motorboating a cocktail waitress and live music... Need I say more? Good fun crowd of all ages

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
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84 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

First stop in Nola. hurricanes, staff, motorboating a cocktail waitress and live music... Need I say more? Good fun crowd of all ages

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weymouth, ma
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We stopped for a beer or two while on Bourbon St, great drink specials and the House Band was great. They had a great house band. Will definately go back.

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Prairieville
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The favorite bar on Bourbon Street for my wife & I for many reasons but it starts with the house band - THE QUARTNOTES. They are top notch led by lead guitarist Kevin & Keyboard player Roberto. The female lead singer is Miss Rebecca and you wont go wrong with either of the lead male singers - Steve or Ross.... More 

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Surrey
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56 reviews 56 reviews
7 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

First visited on my only other trip to New Orleans 16 years ago, I was delighted find this bar still going and just a few steps from the hotel my employer had booked for me off Bourbon St! The live music and atmosphere were just as good as my last visit.

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CAMPBELL RIVER
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98 reviews 98 reviews
28 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We spent a couple of long afternoons in Famous Door and had a terrific time each day. The house band was an excellent rock cover band and their line-up changed a bit each time. The drinks are a bit pricey but they're strong. The atmosphere is fun and the setting comfortable.

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Peregian Beach
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88 reviews 88 reviews
19 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Seriously, if you have a bad time in this bar. Its not the bar, its you. Its impossible not to enjoy yourself here. We had 3 fantastic nights on our short visit to NOLA and we have been here before and had an amazing time. Its just a good ole' fashioned New Orleans bar with a Rock'n Roll and band... More 

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My favorite music venue on Bourbon Street! Great variety of rock, classic rock, and blues rock. I always stop in this place every visit! Bands are great and drinks are not too expensive! Check it out!

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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104 reviews 104 reviews
20 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

and music. A fun crowd, just avoid the shots girls with their test-tube shots! Definitely music and dancing for the over 30 crowd - which we are!

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Recoleta, Distrito Federal, Argentina
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155 reviews 155 reviews
44 attraction reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Just a good place in the bourbon street on the French quarter in New Orleans to have a drink and have some good music , good place

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Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
26 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This is a really neat place. We go there every time we're in the Quarter. I think the house band (an eighties cover band) is one of the best around.

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