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“Tourist attraction drinking”
Review of Pat O'Brien's

Pat O'Brien's
Ranked #108 of 1,991 Restaurants in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $15
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Good for: Large groups, Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Neighborhood: French Quarter
Description: Pat O's Courtyard Restaurant is located at 624 Bourbon Street and connected to Pat O'Brien's Bar (718 St Peter Street) by a scenic courtyard with flaming fountain. Open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week.
Reviewed July 25, 2013 via mobile

Went twice at my wife's behest. Friday early evening was odd as every table near as had a group with multiple children. What brain-dead morons would treat take the French Quarter like Disneyland? The food was good. The servers worked their butts off.

Saturday night/Sunday morning in the courtyard was completely different. The obnoxious "Wooooo Girls" at the table next to us and the well organized staff taking care of hundreds of poor tipping drinks in their 20s.

I don't understand the Hurricane fascination. This bar literally uses the exact same powdered mix that they market at retailers. So for $8 you get basically KoolAid and well rum.

The rest of their drinks are made well and somewhat more economically.

But the tourist popularity is well earned. It's very nice in courtyard. The staff is awesome especially dealing with the drunks they see everyday.

FOR GOD'S SAKE.... LEAVE YOUR KIDS AT HOME AND TIP WELL!

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Reviewed July 25, 2013

We got a table outside after a drenching rain and everything was fresh and live. I ordered the Southern sampler of jambalaya, red beans and rice and gumbo. What a choice, the meal was great and redolent with the flavors of the south. The Hurricane didn't hurt either. A little pricey but very enjoyable

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Reviewed July 25, 2013

I have been here several time recently and it is just awesome. From the courtyard to the piano bar we had a blast.

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Reviewed July 25, 2013

Stopped here while on Bourbon street for a late dinner and of course a hurricane. Only about a 20 minute wait for table. Had our hurricanes while waiting. I ordered the Cajun Shepherds Pie...delicious! My friend ordered a burger and it was huge! And delicious! And our bill was only $27.00 (didn't include the hurricanes) which we got earlier.

Love the fire fountains there...really cool!

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Reviewed July 23, 2013

famous hurricanes served with a keeper glass or return for a 3 dollar reward. good food and friendly waiters and waitresses. several other dink favorites with keeper glasses and a really nice courtyard to relax

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