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Gold Mine Saloon

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French Quarter attraction?

Worth your time if you want to see real New Orleans characters. Unfortunately, the night I was... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2016
Lily C
San Francisco, California
Fraudulent Thieves

Paid cover, then ordered drinks to be told there was a minimum credit card order of $20. I didn’t... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fort Worth, Texas
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701 Dauphine St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3016
French Quarter
+1 504-586-0745
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paid cover, then ordered drinks to be told there was a minimum credit card order of $20. I didn’t take the drinks and asked where it said there was a $20 minimum. Upon them not being able to show me where it said that, I...More

Thank MatthewHarp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do not use your credit card here. They take your credit card and drivers license for payment to a back room and do not return for 45 minutes. You have to beg bartender to return it. Overcharged for drinks that we did not purchase. When...More

2  Thank 26smil
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Half of our group walked in, the owner saw we were in a large group...and started charging a cover. The bar was nearly empty. Don’t waste your time getting swindled by a cheap skate bar owner.

Thank balljes
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Notorious tourist trap complete with unauthorized charges and extortion. No local would consider setting foot inside this place.

1  Thank robertey2017
Reviewed July 22, 2016

Worth your time if you want to see real New Orleans characters. Unfortunately, the night I was there, most of the characters were really drunk. It may not be like that when you go, but you never know. Enter as you would a foreign country—watch...More

Thank Lily C
Reviewed January 14, 2014

This bar is a great place in the city to go and have a blast!!! I've been going here for years and we always have a great time. Dance till you can't dance anymore. It is definitely an old NOLA bar been around forever and...More

1  Thank angboudreaux13
Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

Went here last night with a friend of mine to get some drinks and the place is really really nice. They had a great DJ playing really good music. The place was not also super crowded where you can't even move like a lot of...More

1  Thank RahulMD
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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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