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My home away from home! Great neighborhood bar! Crank some Frank! Yes it's a dive bar. I love 'em!

First of all this bar is misidentified by tripadvisor. It is not the FRIENDLY LOUNGE. Look at the... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2018
UsuallyNotGrumpy
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Columbus, Oh
Great Local Hangout

While visiting New Orleans I happened along this place and ducked in . The bartender as well as... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2017
muddman09
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Huntsville, Alabama
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Mar 20, 2018
“My home away from home! Great neighborhood bar! Crank some Frank! Yes it's a dive bar. I love 'em!”
Nov 15, 2017
“Great Local Hangout”
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

First of all this bar is misidentified by tripadvisor. It is not the FRIENDLY LOUNGE. Look at the signs, look at the yelp posts, look at the address. This is THE FRIENDLY BAR. And I loved it. We stayed 2 blocks from here during our...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed November 15, 2017

While visiting New Orleans I happened along this place and ducked in . The bartender as well as patrons were extremely friendly and conversation flowed . Drinks were well poured and extremely well priced . I came back the next day for the Saints game...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank muddman09
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Stop by for a quick drink, and four hours later, decide who's buying the next round! The bartender we met there was a hoot!

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed April 1, 2017

Very friendly bar,staff very helpful.Good beer reasonable prices. Happy hour would have been good if they had one.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the people and drinks. Clean bathrooms. We stuck around for hours before the krew du viuex parade.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank misty f
Reviewed April 2, 2016

The barmaid and the regulars were very welcoming. Large bar with glass brick windows. Had several beverages while waiting on a friend. The locals were funny and accepting. Felt like we were hanging with friends. Did not disappoint.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed January 13, 2016

I loved coming here every evening after dinner before diving into the night life. The bar is close to French man street and is your average bar with a mixed but mostly local audience. It was listed as an LGBT bar and I guess that...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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