Stein's Deli

" A classic Jewish deli owned and operated by Dan Stein. Hilarious lack of customer service (it's their schtick), combined with excellent hangover food and a boss beer selection. " -- Tristan, Bartender

 

Bayona

" Get the sweetbreads! " -- Sally, bartender

 

Compere Lapin

" Top Chef finalist Nina Compton's restaurant that melds caribbean, creole and french cuisine together. Also great cocktails. " -- Jonathan, Bartender

 

El Libre

"Cuban Food, coffee and cocktails in a cute locally owned cafe." - Bazil, Bartender

 

Shaya

" Hot new Israeli and Mediterranean fare brought to you by Chef Alon Shaya and Chef John Besh. " -- Jonathan, Bartender

 

Organic Banana (in the French Market) 

" Best daiquiris in town, made with fresh fruit. " -- Sally, Bartender

 

Atchafalaya

" Magical brunch wonderland that offers excellent lunch and dinner options as well " -- Jonathan, Bartender

 

Willie Mae's Scotch House 

"For the best fried chicken, this is my go-to spot." -- Nathan, F&B Director

 

Irene's 

"My favorite classic French Quarter restaurant. Great for dates!" -- Bazil, Bartender

 

Company Burger

" Best damn burger in New Orleans, nice selection of craft beer, and cocktails. " -- Jonathan, Bartender

 

 

 

Bar Tonique

"An upper-Quarter staple, just about every bartender has some tenure here, for good reason. An expansive spirits list, great cocktails, and a nice mix of local and visiting revelers. Always a good time here, show up for happy hour!" -- Tristan, Bartender

"A little bit cocktail. A little bit dive. Always a good time." -- Jonathan, Bartender

"Hand crafted classic cocktails in a fun laid back bar." -- Bazil, Bartender

 

French 75 

"One of my favorite spots for a classic cocktail in New Orleans." --Nathan, F&B Director

 

Revel 

"Similar to French 75, Revel is one of the best bars in the city for a classic cocktail." --Nathan, F&B Director

 

Barrel Proof

" A world class whiskey bar that doesn't get pretentious. A favorite spot for local bartenders. " -- Jonathan

 

Erin Rose

" A sanctuary of cool right off of Bourbon Street. World renowned frozen Irish Coffee. " - Jonathan 

 

Latitude 29

" The keeper of tiki, Beachbum Barry's amazing bar in the French Quarter " -- Jonathan 

" Nothing beats an icy Kia Colada, their take on a pina colada, after a long day. " -- Amy 

 

Bacchanal

" Funky wine shop / restaurant with charcuterie, small plates, a great patio and live music. " -- Jonathan 

" Quintessential New Orleans: the perfect place to while away a warm afternoon. " -- Amy 

Three Muses

" Great food, great drinks, great live Jazz music. Who says you can't have it all? " -- Jonathan, Bartender

 

Blue Nile

" Best live music venue on Frenchman Street! " -- Sally, Bartender

 

Hi-Ho Lounge

" Saturday night dance parties are the best! " -- Sally, Bartender

 

Frenchman Street

" Something for everyone at one of the many live music venues up and down Frenchman Street. 

 

 

Frenchman Night Art Market

" Awesome local artists selling their wares in a beautiful space. " -- Sally, Bartender

 

Crescent Park

" Beautiful riverfront park with an incredible skyline view of downtown New Orleans. " -- Sally, Bartender

 

World War II Museum

" Massive, well-appointed museum dedicated to World War II. " -- Jonathan, Bartender

 

City Park

" The largest park in the city, that contains New Orleans Museum of Art, the Sculpture Garden, Botanical Gardens, and home to Jazz Fest, Voodoo Fest and many other events. " -- Jonathan, Bartender

 

The End of the World

"If you really want to get off the beaten path and hang out on the Mississippi, this is the best spot in the city. Come and ask me for the address if you're interested." --Nathan, F&B Director

Trashy Diva

" The most fun, unique boutique in town, featuring everything from vintage-inspired clothing to lingerie. " -- Sally, Bartender

 

The Finery

" Independent jewelry lines,  architectural furnishings and interesting fragrances are featured at this Lower Garden District jewelry shop. " -- Amy, Director of Sales & Guest Experience

 

Fifi Mahoney's 

"Get dressed up New Orleans style with hand decorated wigs and accessories." --Bazil, Bartender