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Howlin' Wolf

Closes in 20 min: 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Open today: 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Fun lunch spot

Stopped in for lunch on a whim and was glad I did. Blackened fish tacos were solid, and a great... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
Good Drink Selection & Live Music

We went on a Sunday Night to see the Grammy Nominated Hot 8 Brass Band. Drink selection was good... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Christine M
New York
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Voted the "best rock club in New Orleans," this is a high-velocity nightspot with live music from the worlds of rock, funk, blues and alternative.
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907 S Peters St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1723
Arts District – Warehouse District
+1 504-529-5844
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

As a local, in the tourism industry, I'd like to say I am in total disbelief in how i was just treated as soon as I arrived to the howling wolf. The wife and I were out looking for a new place to possibly enjoy...More

Thank 760brandonc
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Stopped in for lunch on a whim and was glad I did. Blackened fish tacos were solid, and a great beer selection. Staff were friendly and there was a good vibe, just look past the gritty character and see the charm.

Thank Bajuga
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We went on a Sunday Night to see the Grammy Nominated Hot 8 Brass Band. Drink selection was good. It's advertised that the show starts at 10, but when we got there we were told it wouldn't start until 10:30/11. We showed up at 9,...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Strange the open aired bar would stink of grease. I guess the grease hood doesn’t work well. Expensive dive bar. Rudest bartenders I was served by in New Orleans during the week. I usually don’t call out mediocre places, but if bad ..... I will...More

Thank Grant S
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here for local brews and a late night snack. Pretty good pulled pork sandwich and great live music.

Thank meidytraveler
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We had a little over an hour for lunch before we had to return for a mobile tour at the convention center. We ordered the combo and sat at the bar. It was busy and most orders were taking 20-30 minutes. It took almost 40...More

Thank DaveandBirgit
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Ok, if I made thousands of dollars a night in drinks and cover charges, I might consider (as a business owner) doing some renovations to my place. This joint has not changed for 10 years. It hosts some really good bands, but the facilities are...More

Thank Scar1925
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Ok... so if you are close to a conference center, & it’s the lunch hour. I’d suggest having 2 cooks. However that Wasn’t the case today. The second cook showed up at peak lunch business hour..2pm. I had the sampler. I enjoyed it. However it...More

Thank kuhleb
Reviewed 23 March 2018

We saw some great music at the Howlin Wolf club. Only drawback was the sound wasn't great. Also loved the murals on the outside.

Thank halwhite2018
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Arrived at New Orleans on FEB 16 , stopped in for a drink and bite to eat. There must be two dozen beers on tap . Had a couple of them and fried pickles , chicken and sausage jambalaya ,a burger . Food was nothing...More

Thank 236kevina
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Arts District / Warehouse District
Once a thriving industrial zone, today this district
is home to a buzzing arts scene with an amazing
assortment of galleries, boutiques, and studios having
moved in and set up shop throughout the disused
warehouses for which the area is so well known. Much
of the art you'll come across here is local in scope,
ownership and inspiration. However, among the many old
brick warehouses are modern structures of steel and
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5 October 2016|
Response from CharBP | Reviewed this property |
You can buy them at the door but we purchased ours online as I didn't want to risk not seeing them! Have an amazing time :)