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Margaritaville

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Neighborhood:
French Quarter
American, Bar, Mexican, Grill, Pub
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1104 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2606
+1 504-592-2565
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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New Iberia, Louisiana
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5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New Orleans has too many independent restaurants that is NOLA much more so than a place that belongs in tropical beach scenes.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chain food at best. Nothing really sticks out about this place except pricy froufrou drinks. Big and dark inside.

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Thank jeffandbrenda2016
Sterling, Virginia
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not a bad spot but doesn't offer anything better than a 'tourist place'. If you need to escape New Orleans, go here.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

worth walking to and getting away from the Bourbon St. mayhem. Sat outside on balcony watching the sites while a band was playing inside. Decent food and plenty to drink.

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chicago, il
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56 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

If this is the spot you find yourself at while in NOLA, you don't really know the beauty of the city. If you find yourself having a good time here, you don't belong.

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Gainesville, Virginia
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168 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Very nice place to try you won't be dissappointed. Lots of interesting things there. Food wasn't to bad kind of pricey But well worth the experince

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Seminyak, Indonesia
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

Great band when we visited that kept us entertained for hours one of the best heard so far, friendly staff member who had lots of good travel tips

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Santiago, Chile
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73 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

I had no idea about Jimmy Buffet or who he was, but this place kind of showed me. It has a lot of excess in its decorations, but I think children and families might enjoy it. The food was nothing special, neither the drinks.

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi, United States
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

In town for the Sugar Bowl so wanted to get a Cheeseburger In Paradise ( and a t-shirt) so after the pep rally we walked down Decatur Street for 3 quarter mile after dark to only find that it was closed! Wish that have been advertised a little better before we walked all that way. Royally sucked!

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St. Thomas
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56 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

Ordinarily I love Jmmy’s Margaritaville – and in fact I seek them out whenever I travel to a locale where one is to be found. However this experience left sometime (a LOT of things) to be desired. Decided to bring my daughter to Nawrlins for her 18th b-day. Was having a great and memorable time and dropped into Margaritaville where... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Mexican, Grill, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1104 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2606
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighborhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-592-2565
Description
Margaritaville New Orleans – once a state of mind is now a state of being and a landmark in New Orleans’ French Market. Margaritaville embraces the mythical world defined by the insightful lyrics of singer/songwriter Jimmy Buffett for over three decades. Characters both local and from prose and poem create an entertaining atmosphere that brings to life the search for the legendary lost shaker of salt. From the Tire Swing Bar to the Deja Vu Dining Room, Margaritaville is a colorful tableau of New Orleans Culture and Buffett philosophy.The island-inspired menu offers something for everyone with American and regional favorites and, of course, signature Margaritas. The Storyville Tavern features free live music daily from 3pm.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in French Quarter

Neighborhood Profile
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 Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.