We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Apple Barrel

Open Now: 1:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Open today: 1:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Review Highlights
Good Live Music Bar

Pretty cool little bar. Not overly expensive and has enough room to enjoy a small band. Had a... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
Pat M
,
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Good live music

Visited during Mardi Gras and loved everything about Frenchmen Street. This place had good drinks... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
RealChrisGoodall
,
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Read all 94 reviews
19
All photos (19)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“live music”(9 reviews)
“awesome bar”(2 reviews)
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 1:00 PM - 3:00 AM
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
60°
44°
Jan
61°
47°
Feb
67°
52°
Mar
Contact
609 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2001
Marigny
Website
+1 504-949-9399
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around New Orleans
from $54.99
More Info
from $39.99
More Info
from $16.49
More Info
from $36.00
More Info
Reviews (94)
Filter reviews
89 results
Traveler rating
47
27
7
3
5
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
47
27
7
3
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviews live music awesome bar hole in the wall great drinks mardi gras bartender band street venues nola bars quarter
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 89 reviews
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Pretty cool little bar. Not overly expensive and has enough room to enjoy a small band. Had a southern style rock band playing when we were there. Would definitely recommend if you fancy one of the smaller places on Frenchmen Street.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pat M
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

We loved this place. Loved the band that was playing on Saturday, loved the girl bartender.. We ordered couple of local beers and enyojed our time there. If you are walking down the Frenchmen, do not hesitate to enter this place.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bliker
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Visited during Mardi Gras and loved everything about Frenchmen Street. This place had good drinks and amazing live music. Well worth visiting.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank RealChrisGoodall
Reviewed March 27, 2018

There are better music venues on Frenchman, and the bartender is rude as hell! Had no personality, and thought it was funny that I had to pay a $4 ATM fee at their place...I wish I could UN-tip him.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank yasmine769
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Had a much better time this time the manageress was lovely & all staff were very helpful! I didn’t see the barman who was rude last time so hopefully he’s gone. Glad to see they listen to feedback :)

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MazCakes
Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

Great people. Cash bar ( no credit cards) . Authentic Nola jazz. Drinks are strong! Very tiny place but lots of fun. The bathroom was minute and not handicap accessible. Loved our visit

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank cynfis1956
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Awesome bar tender chill atmosphere defiantly a must visit if you want to experience the musician style of new orleans

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Amanda B
Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Rudest bartender I have ever seen. Kicked us out after we ordered a drink. I am not even sure why. He did not offer an explanation but told me we needed to leave. I am 40 yrs old and have never before been kicked out...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank Sheila W
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for some drinks and some jazz. I don’t know jazz all that, but I know quality musicians and cheap beer. It was a good time.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank jordany496
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

DO NOT GO IN THIS BAR IF YOU ARE BRITISH/A WOMAN. Monday 6th November me and a friend had been recommended to try out this bar. It is my first time in the USA & we’ve been really enjoying the famous American style customer service....More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank MazCakes
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 171 nearby hotels
Lamothe House Hotel
1,291 reviews
.09 miles away
The Frenchmen Hotel
1,049 reviews
.11 miles away
Hotel de la Monnaie
199 reviews
.15 miles away
Le Richelieu in the French Quarter
1,329 reviews
.17 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,157 nearby restaurants
Dat Dog
460 reviews
.01 miles away
Dat Dog
514 reviews
.02 miles away
Three Muses
1,236 reviews
.04 miles away
Mona's Cafe & Deli on Frenchman
230 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,150 nearby attractions
Frenchmen Street
10,777 reviews
.01 miles away
Faubourg Marigny
397 reviews
.02 miles away
Frenchmen Art Market
169 reviews
.02 miles away
Brieux Carre
36 reviews
.09 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
623jaredm
January 19, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Josue H | Reviewed this property |
+18
0
Votes
Google Translation