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Pat O'Brien's

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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“piano bar”(195 reviews)
“dueling pianos”(56 reviews)
“souvenir glass”(36 reviews)
An intimate and very popular bar, Pat O's is known for its Bloody Mary and the Hurricane, its signature drink.
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718 Saint Peter St, Pat o's Courtyard Restaurant 624 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70116-3183
French Quarter
+1 504-525-4823
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Another must see in New Orleans. Been here forever and they keep it classy. The outdoor courtyard is a hub of bars and bar food. We spent the evening in the dueling piano bar and what fun. Had too much fun and too much to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank seven824
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is my 2nd visit to Pat O'Brien's (now my namesake bar)! I consistently have a blast here. They have it down to a science and service is great! The inside has a ton of personality so do not miss a trip to the bathrooms!...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Clovally
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a fun piano bar and the ONLY place to get a real Hurricane according to the locals! Our groups had a blast, the drinks were good and the entertainment was fun. Only drawback was the kitchen shuts down early so we couldn’t order appetizers....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Queen G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is really a marvelous place. Live piano music played by attendees, outstanding players!!! Just write in s napking your favorite song to hear and they will Play it out for ya. Make sure you tip!!! And taste the Hurricane long drink ( or two)....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ovidio C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to listen to live music performed by piano players and have a drink (The Hurracaineis the staple drink and for a few extra bucks you can have the glass as a souvenir)

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Manuel G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by here twice, once in the courtyard and had a hurricane. These will knock you out-pace yourself as they sneak up on you. We went back in the evening and enjoyed the piano bar. Very loud but fun!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank skiumah1993
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Loved sitting in the patio area enjoying the beautiful weather and drinks with friends!! Mint Julip is a must!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank aprili2016
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

Like everywhere else drinks are expensive but go for the dueling piano. Went on a Sunday evening and it wasn’t busy. Excellent music

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank farmerbr
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Yes it’s a tourist Mecca, but I still love this place. From the drinks to the courtyard and Especially the flaming fountain. It’s just a fun place to sit and relax. The Hurricane is the signature drink, but they have others that are great. Food...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 79GB
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

We’ve heard so many great things so we decided to try it out. It was a unique place but we ordered a few drinks and the margaritas were the absolute worst we’ve ever had. How do you F up a margarita? Well This place did...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Melissa Z
January 15, 2019|
Response from texas423 | Reviewed this property |
The piano bar is inside Pat O’Brien’s. Yes there are tables and servers and usually great fun! Remember if you buy a speciality drink, you have paid for your glass so either take it with you or take to the bar and they will... More
August 7, 2018|
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Response from Angela D | Reviewed this property |
Pat O'Brien's Bar at 718 St. Peter open 12 noon Mon-Thurs, 10am Fri-Sun Piano lounge show typically begins at 6pm Mon-Thurs and 2pm Fri-Sun
June 14, 2018|
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Response from Badgerhockey5 | Reviewed this property |
General rule for bars in New Orleans, can enter at 18 with adult and drink at age 21.