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Famous Door New Orleans

339 Bourbon St, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70130-2212
+1 504-598-4334
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  • Excellent51%
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  • Average5%
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“classic rock” (15 reviews)
“cover band” (8 reviews)
“great music” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 18:00 - 05:00
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339 Bourbon St, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70130-2212
French Quarter
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+1 504-598-4334
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Each time we walked by and stopped in they had great music playing. There is not much seating, most of the floor space is for dancing. Drinks were averagely priced for the area.

Thank Misty H
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We always end up at Famous Door! This is my favorite place in NOLA. My husband and I spent hours sitting on a bar stool listening to live music during our trip last week. The Junction is our favorite band- Thursday-Sunday night. Fabulous music and...More

Thank Kelly A
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We recently stopped in to enjoy some live music and a couple drinks. The band was absolutely incredible, but the drinks were a bit pricey. Much better deals to be found as far as drinks go but it was definitely worth hanging out for an...More

Thank JackTheDog1
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My wife and were strolling along bourbon street and came across this bar 2-1 drinks with good music we liked it so much we came back a second time a different band was playing with just as good music as the first band we heard....More

Thank mark n
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Walked in for a quick drink and ended up staying 3 hours, Happy hour 2 -1 always a bonus. The band was great and the compare entertained while they took breaks. Singer came round taking requests which the pumped out tirelessly. Great cover band and...More

Thank 50-chevy
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Popped in off the street and the band was so great!!! They should have this band every night!! Took request and sounded great every song!

1  Thank jessicanicole4125
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We popped in to hear the afternoon live music and the 2 for 1 beer special. Band was great and had the crowd involved. Beer was cold but not 2 for 1 where I live! HA! $16 for 2 Coronas....anyhow, good atmosphere for a bar....More

Thank Amber S
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This place has been hit or miss over the past years. We heard good live music and gravitated here. The band was playing cover music but they were doing it REALLY well. So we stayed. It's not a hip hop club any more.

Thank sbtpbl
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I just visited NOLA, and just had to make a trip down to Boubon Street,as it had been years since I had been there. My buddy and I had stopped in a couple other places during our visit,and ended up stopping and staying in this...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Definitely go here to sing, dance, and have fun with the band. Ended up here every night at some point. Lively crowd, good music and no problem walking in with grenades or hurricanes from another spot. Shot girls weren't pushy either. Definitely THE SPOT to...More

Thank Marie G
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French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
...More
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Pghtravel16
I was there Monday 05/16/16... trying to find out the name of the band during the afternoon. Or just speak to anyone who was there.
23 May 2016|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Over a few years, I've been to the Famous Door several times and it seems they have a different band each time. I hope they don't change to Country and Western music!!! Gotta love that good old Rock & Roll!
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MarissaTemelie
Are minors (18 and 20) allowed here?
2 July 2015|
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Response from masinger_13 | Reviewed this property |
With parents probably. Everything is allowed in New Orleans!
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missteri7
Hi I was at the Famous Door on February 18th and saw this awesome 80's rockband. I never go the name of the band if anyone could help by giving mje the name of the band that would be great. I have also tried calling the famous door and am unable to get through, as I get a message saying I have the wrong number.
21 February 2015|
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Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
They go by a couple of names depending on who the lead singer is performing. The Quarternotes are their main name but they have also been called Blue Eyed Soul. They are a great band and the main reason this is our... More
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