Frenchmen Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

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300 - 635 Frenchmen St

New Orleans, LA 70116

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  • 7 mentions in Where can I find the best jazz bars in New Orleans?

    • Lauren F.

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      Lauren F. said, "...Hi Drew, Frenchmen Street is my choice over Bourbon Street for jazz/blues in New Orleans - it's the more mature version of Bourbon in my opinion. The Spotted Cat Music Club is always a great option but the best way to do..." See More

    • Melissa C.

      Melissa C. said, "...I agree with everyone else about Frenchmen Street. I loved The Spotted Cat Music Club, but it can get super crowded on the weekends. One place off the beaten path is Vaughan's Lounge. Check out the music schedule before going. You..." See More

    • Theresa C.

      Theresa C. said, "...As it's already been mentioned, Frenchmen Street is the way to go. It's beautiful, and if you walk down the street in the daytime or evening, you'll hear live music coming from all different bars and restaurants. The Spotted Cat Music Club..." See More

    • Rachel O.

      Rachel O. said, "...I second the Frenchmen Street recommendation. There are too many great jazz spots to choose from, so give yourself a full night to bounce around!..." See More

    • Luke A.

      Luke A. said, "... Frenchmen Street not only offers jazz music but has a variety of other music options. Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse in the Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans offers Trad (traditional jazz) as well as contemporary. It has a dark and swanky jazz club..." See More

    • Jeanine T.

      Jeanine T. said, "... Frenchmen Street!..." See More

    • Jeanine T.

      Jeanine T. said, "...Down Frenchmen Street..." See More

  • 4 mentions in Must sees for a first timer in New Orleans

    • Rudy A.

      Rudy A. said, "...Definitely check out Frenchmen Street for some good music and interesting nightlife. Also, try the chargrilled oysters at Felix's Restaurant. Of course, you have to experience French Quarter! It's a great city. Enjoy!..." See More

    • Nathan A.

      Nathan A. said, "...at night yields so many clubs and great music with no cover charge. Explore as many as possible! Don't forget about Frenchmen Street (just east/north) of the Quarter proper. Have a great time!..." See More

    • Melissa C.

      Melissa C. said, "...There are a variety of shops selling all sorts of goods and usually street performers playing awesome music. For music, hit Frenchmen Street ...especially when you are sick of Bourbon Street (although it is still really fun and there is great people..." See More

    • Regan W.

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      Regan W. said, "...through Big Easy Bicycle tours in The French Quarter. Then we wandered around alone the rest of the weekend. Audubon Park, Frenchmen Street, Commander's Palace Restaurant for a swanky lunch with 25 cent martinis (formal attire required), a streetcar ride through..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Can't miss spots when visiting New Orleans for a week?

    • Josh B.

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      Josh B. said, "...you can also visit Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro and see Ellis Marsalis. I believe the cover is about $20. All of Frenchmen Street has great music. Eating It's hard to find a bad restaurant in NOLA but here are a few of..." See More

    • Josh R.

      Josh R. said, "...the end at the mouth of the Mississippi. Beyond this eat, drink, and chill! So many great places! Spend some nights Frenchmen Street going to D.B.A or The Spotted Cat Music Club. Listend to WWOZ FM and get the live wire. Go..." See More

    • Kristal S.

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      Kristal S. said, "...Dianne, I recently visited NOLA and while the French Quarter is where everyone goes I would make sure you check out Frenchmen Street, there are more locals, the clubs are less crowded and it's not as rowdy. I also loved the..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Are there any other districts worth checking out besides the French Quarter?

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...experience some of the nightlife there. Over the next few days, here are some other areas that I suggest checking out: Frenchmen Street -- this is a must-do for a first time visit to NOLA! This is THE place to listen to..." See More

    • Luke A.

      Luke A. said, "...a few cool local/less touristy hangouts: Molly's at the Market (1107 Decatur), Erin Rose(811 Conti), and the Chart Room (300 Chartres). Frenchmen Street should be your go-to night out spot with numerous music venues to choose from. I'd be happy to give..." See More

    • Seth G.

      Seth G. said, "...Marigny/Bywater= Frenchmen Street. Walking distance to the quarter. best live music in the US hands down..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Good spots for jazz in New Orleans?

    • Josh B.

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      Josh B. said, "...My favorites: Davenport Lounge in The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans Hotel Monteleone the Carousel Bar Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro Frenchmen Street House of Blues New Orleans has a great Sunday Gospel Brunch...." See More

    • Kristal S.

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      Kristal S. said, "...enjoyed the band that plays on Mondays. For a more local area (somewhere to get away from Bourbon street), go to Frenchmen Street. The Spotted Cat Music Club is a great place with fun, lively music (and no cover). This is..." See More

    • jessica j.

      jessica j. said, "...Go to Frenchmen Street because Bourbon street has gone to pop - no more jazz there. Walk up and down Frenchmen St and pick your poison. SO MANY OPTIONS (Most have covers). Tip: This other place isn't jazz but it is a..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Where are the best jazz bars/music venues in New Orleans?

    • Josh B.

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      Josh B. said, "...See my other answer to you, but Davenport Lounge is my favorite. Frenchmen Street has tons of stuff. Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro is also great. Basically, just follow your ears...." See More

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...Michael, I loved The Spotted Cat Music Club - much more local. It's located on Frenchmen Street where you can get away from the Bourbon street crowds and enjoy great music. On bourbon street, I really liked Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse For..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Favorite Things to do in New Orleans

    • Andrew B.

      Andrew B. said, "...talented street musicians... these guys are good, I'm telling ya. Now you can go to the Marigny and wonder around on Frenchmen Street. Lots of jazz venues around there. Natives call this area the local's Bourbon Street. Check out D.B.A, always..." See More

    • Allison L.

      Allison L. said, "...Live music on Frenchmen Street, Food, and Mardi Gras Day (especially morning) in the quarter...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Headed there this weekend, what must I do?

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...do, the drinks were not super sugary like on Bourbon Street, and we got a game of pool in. Went to Frenchmen Street afterward to listen to some jazz because that's where you do it. The Spotted Cat Music Club is one..." See More

    • Seth G.

      Seth G. said, "...1. Frenchmen Street- best live music in the USA 2. StreetCar- Take a street car uptown on St. Charles Ave . Make sure you take the St. Charles one. 3. Get wasted. You can drink on the street. Day drinking is..." See More

  • 2 mentions in News Orleans mid-October to-do's??

    • Valerie A.

      Valerie A. said, "...those lurking gators and wild boars! Whether you're into jazz music or not, you must check out the jazz clubs on Frenchmen Street. New Orleans is known for their jazz music and they did not disappoint. A favorite spot I checked..." See More

    • Tony A.

      Tony A. said, "...a live band and plenty of seating. For a great night of live music, food, and drink, head on over to Frenchmen Street just know that it is quite a distance to walk, however there are peddle cabs that will get you..." See More

  • 2 mentions in First trip to NOLA!!

    • Judy P.

      Judy P. said, "...Grab a meal on Frenchmen Street at ADOLFOS, and be sure to stop for a drink Royal Street Inn & Bar. Oh! And call and order an All that Jazz Verti Marte. They deliver, and they are to die for!..." See More

    • Keristien R.

      Keristien R. said, "...good southern food I suggest Elizabeth's. Booty's Street Foodand Red's Chinese are also really good. Though there are lots of tourists, Frenchmen Street is definitely a great place to have drinks and listen to live music at night. One of my favorite..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where's the best place to listen to jazz?

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "... Frenchmen Street! It's by far the most popular street to listen to jazz as it has the most popular venues/jazz clubs. Three of the most famous ones on that street are Snug Harbour, Maison, and The Spotted Cat Music Club ...." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best districts in New Orleans besides the French Quarter?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...Coquette New Orleans or quick ones like Guy's Po-Boys. The streets are lined with cute boutiques and walking it is easy! Have fun! Kristal..." See More

  • 1 mention in Solo travel Itinerary and tips for New Orleans?

    • Josh B.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Josh B. said, "...you can also visit Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro and see Ellis Marsalis. I believe the cover is about $20. All of Frenchmen Street has great music. Eating It's hard to find a bad restaurant in NOLA but here are a few of..." See More

  • 1 mention in When is the best time to go to New Orleans?

    • Andrew B.

      Andrew B. said, "...imagination go and come up with some of the best costumes you will ever see. There is a huge party on Frenchmen Street the weekend of Halloween. For sure worth checking out. Then you have Voodoo Fest which is 10/31,11/1, 11/2 under..." See More

  • 1 mention in Hotel recommendations in or near French Quarter?

    • Melissa C.

      Melissa C. said, "...too loud, but close enough to be steps away. You can taxi or take a longer walk to get over to Frenchmen Street. In my experience, you don't spend much time in the room while in NOLA...so this hotel has always..." See More

  • 1 mention in Affordable Must-Dos in New Orleans, Louisiana?

    • Allison B.

      Allison B. said, "...You definitely have to go to Café du Monde..maybe more than once. :) To listen to great music head to Frenchmen Street. Also a fun thing to do is to do a walking tour. Tours By Foot are pay what you..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are 'must dos' in New Orleans?

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...to the Preservation Hall to listen some jazz, it's traditional and has a wonderful feeling, and go to some bars over Frenchmen Street where they play at any time. Walk through the Garden District and take the streetcar of St. Charles Ave...." See More

  • 1 mention in How's the public transportation? Should I rent a car?

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...app on my iPhone to find the stops, route and the time. The places that you listed -- Magazine Street , Frenchmen Street and City Park are all accessible by those means of transportation. You can walk or bus to Magazine Street,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best things to do in New Orleans?

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...Everyone ends up strolling the Quarter at some point. I would try catch some live music on Frenchmen Street and stroll around Garden District too. I rented a house on Camp Street in the lower Garden district for six months and really..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best New Orleans Bachelor Party Ideas?

    • Valerie A.

      Valerie A. said, "...found it way too crowded but I can definitely see it being fun for a big group. Make your way to Frenchmen Street, super hip jazz bars if you're looking for a more mellow night. You'll be there in the warmer..." See More

  • 1 mention in How can I enjoy my time in New Orleans without the crowds?

    • Josh R.

      Josh R. said, "...Other festivals it can get busy but not with all the craziness of Mardi. The best place for close music is Frenchmen Street. Great clubs and the crowds are not as thick. Other answers mentioned Freret Street which is up and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Interesting nightlife and restaurants in New Orleans wanted!

    • Melissa C.

      Melissa C. said, "...is go on a bike tour through Ninth Ward Rebirth Bike Tours. And definitely check out the music scene over on Frenchmen Street. Have fun and laissez les bon temps rouler!..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the must try foods?

    • Jacey & Scott M.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...shrimp creole, BBQ shrimp. Love cajun/creole food! Also try Juan's Flying Burrito, Acme Oyster House and EVERYTHING Josh recommended. Check out Frenchmen Street for some music. Have fun!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to hear Cajun music in New Orleans?

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...Krazy Korner, Tropical Isle Bourbon and Mulate's the Original Cajun Restaurant. I would also check out the schedule at places on Frenchmen Street and see who is playing. This is my favorite area to watch live music. Hope that helps and safe..." See More

  • 1 mention in Top restaurants and can't miss attractions during the day

    • Alex S.

      Alex S. said, "...want a break from Cajun, check out GW Fins. This is an awesome award winning fish place. Music Scene- Go to Frenchmen Street!..." See More

  • 1 mention in What is the best way to experience New Orleans like a local?

    • Lila B.

      Lila B. said, "...The locals go to Frenchmen Street. It's wonderful to walk down it and listen to the live music wafting out the cafes. The locals don't go after dark though, as it gets dangerous. Have fun! http://www.lotsafunmaps.com/New_Orleans/Frenchmen_Street.html..." See More

  • 1 mention in Not to miss places in New Orleans?

    • Lori W.

      Lori W. said, "...place is the famous Café du Monde. Enjoy street music in the outdoor cafe and their beignets. For music go to Frenchmen Street -http://frenchmenstreetlive.com/ For a wonderful breakfast try la Madeleine- http://lamadeleine.com/. To get there, travel all the way down St. Charles..." See More

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