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Bourbon House

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$22 - $36
CUISINES
Cajun & Creole

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RAW BAR
½ Doz 16
Doz 30
Oysters on the Half-Shell with Local Caviar
½ Doz 9
Doz 17
Louisiana Oysters on the Half-Shell
Le Petit 28
Le Grand 65
Le Royal 115
Seafood Tower
freshly shucked oysters on the half-shell with local caviar, boiled Gulf shrimp, marinated crab fingers and seafood boucherie
½ Doz 12
Doz 23
2 Doz 44
Gulf Shrimp Boiled & Chilled
cocktail, remoulade and lemon aïoli
MKT
Specialty Gulf Oysters
Ask about our rotating selection of premium oysters. These half-shell beauties represent different flavors from the various Gulf regions
10
Bloody Mary Shrimp Cocktail
13
Shrimp and Farro Salad
mixed greens, citrus and fennel pickled shrimp, cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, country ranch dressing
15
Fish and Crisps
gulf fish salad served on housemade potato chips, ghost pepper caviar
CHARBROILED OYSTERS
Add Jumbo Lump Crabmeat - Add Louisiana Crawfish Tails - 1/2 Doz $12, Doz $22
1/2 Dozen 12
1 Dozen 22
Charbroiled Oysters
flash broiled oysters on the half-shell in a Creole bordelaise butter
SOUPS & SALADS
Add Grilled All Natural Chicken - $5, Add Fried Oysters or Boiled Shrimp - $8
8
Soup du Jour
9
Corn & Crab Soup
9
Seafood Gumbo
8
Spinach Salad
red onions, creole pecans, feta cheese, pecan molasses vinaigrette
9
BLT Wedge Salad
blue cheese or ranch dressing
9
Caesar Salad
romaine, croutons, shaved parmesan, caesar dressing
8
Bourbon House Salad
local greens, local tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, parmesan, croutons, bourbon vinaigrette
APPETIZERS
10
Flambeaux Rock Shrimp
sweet chili aïoli
13
Seafood Spinach and Artichoke Dip
new orleans style french bread
8
Red Bean Hummus
pickled collard greens, chili oil, rice crackers
14
Crab Fingers Bordelaise
butter, garlic, lemon
15
Crab Cake Louis
tomatoes concassé, louis sauce
9
Crystal Cauliflower
crispy fried cauliflower florets, crystal honey sauce
12
Seared Pork Belly
blackberry bourbon glaze, jalapeño cheddar stone ground grit cake
FRIED SEAFOOD PLATTERS
"Best Seafood Platter in New Orleans" CityBusiness served with pommes frites
23
Jumbo Gulf Shrimp
22
Des Allemands Catfish
24
Gulf Oysters
32
Combination (Shrimp, Catfish, Oyster)
ENTRÉES
35
Filet Mignon
covey rise summer vegetables, sauce foyot
40
14 oz Ribeye
whipped potatoes, maitre d' hotel butter, marchand de vin
20
Pork Tenderloin
spoon bread, cauliflower purée, blueberry demi-glace, fennel pecan salad
23
French Market Chicken Oscar
jumbo lump crabmeat, mashed potatoes, asparagus, french market piccata sauce
23
Fish en Papillote
lemon, dill, summer vegetables
36
Redfish on the Half-Shell
jumbo lump crabmeat, crab-boiled potatoes, frisée, caramelized balsamic onions, lemon beurre blanc
33
Louisiana Seafood Sampler
grilled shrimp, seared fish, crab imperial, corn & crab soup
26
Tuna Niçoise
blackened tuna, pickled okra, pickled quail eggs, crab boiled fingerling potatoes, deviled egg, olive salad, green beans, white anchovies, mixed greens, creole mustard cane vinaigrette
28
Shrimp Stuffed Mirliton
tasso breadcrumbs, jumbo lump crabmeat, creole tomato vinaigrette, petite greens
24
Charbroiled Oyster Pasta
gulf oysters, cappellini, lemon, garlic, romano
About
Dickie Brennan’s Bourbon House is all about local seafood. If it’s not in season, you won’t find it on the menu. Enjoy authentic New Orleans dishes at New Orleans' premier oyster bar and seafood restaurant.
PRICE RANGE
$22 - $36
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Cajun & Creole
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful atmosphere, and an amazing amount of Bourbons. We tried two flights of Bourbon, the bird watchers and the small flights, which allowed a sampling of bourbons we had never tried. Would love to come back here and get a room so we can both...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Montegut
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by a bartender at one of the daiquiri bars on Bourbon Street in New Orleans. I came to this restaurant after witnessing a huge rat visit at another nearby eatery. 😳 Lisa Esprit and Mark jiangrosso were my waiters. Between the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank johnnyboydc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner and was not impressed. Service was terrible and slow. Food was just alright. Liked the salad more than the entree. Beware that the prices they charge you for your drinks is not the same as the prices listed on the drink menu....More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Ashley K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place. Told 90mintes for a table but seated in 45mintues. Our server was such a delightful woman. Unfortunately cannot remember her name. Everything we eat was fresh and tasted amazing. Drinks were plentiful and kept topped up. One of the best places...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank rubymermaid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you walk in your see a giant cabinet with a selection of bourbon which is just incredible. Make sure to sit at the bar and go through the bourbon menu - extensive with large distillers to some micros. Great selection. The raw oysters were...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Khammesf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to Bourbon House and there was an hour wait for a table (so did every other restaurant at that time). We put our name in and took a seat at the bar to have a drink while we wait. Our bartender was very...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank suzieQ802
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a business dinner with a party of 6. It was amazing! After bbq oysters on the half shell and appetizers of crabfingers, most of us selected the redfish entree served with spicy potatoes. Our entire experience was exceptional.....service, food. We highly recommend.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank VElittle1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not usually a fan of a buffet. I must say this breakfast buffet was excellent. Everything and I mean everything was good. The fruit was clean and fresh. The juice was cold. The coffee was hot. The creole grits were the best I...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Jackson924
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had several restaurant dinners in New Orleans that were extraordinary. This wasn't one of them. The server was excellent. The atmosphere was very upscale and "high end." But the food was average at best. My wife enjoyed hers more than I...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Keith S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start? Corporate bill was well over $1k. Our server proudly introduced himself as a trainer. Our food arrived in intervals, was stone cold and God forbid offering condiments. Bottom like: if you like Palace cafe on Canal Street (another Brennan failure), you will...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Rb W
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lindahV5105QA
March 1, 2018|
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Response from Bourbon H | Property representative |
Good afternoon, Linda. There are a multitude of parking garages within walking distance. We look forward to your visit!
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March 16, 2017|
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Response from Ktulane84 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but not to run around in an unruly fashion.
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