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Bouligny Tavern

3641 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2553
+1 504-891-1810
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“deviled eggs” (3 reviews)
“beignets” (7 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
3641 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2553
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 19 February 2018

This is a very welcoming and wonderful place. Attentive, genuinely friendly staff. Decor is low key and elegant. I strongly recommend the deviled eggs, the frites, the Brussels sprouts and the Gouda beignets. The wine list is extensive and thoughtful. Although I didn't try any...More

Thank Janice A
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Bouligny Tavern (Garden District) – It’s owned by the same folks as the French restaurant next door. In contrast to Bourbon Street and the noise downtown, this is a small, sophisticated lounge with nice lighting, good drinks and a tasteful small plates menu. We tried...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Enjoy some of the best drinks paired with amazing food. Don't miss the small plates and great service. This is a place to visit if your coming to New Orleans. Very much an upscale neighborhood location. Very charming and great music to top it off.

Thank Keith G
Reviewed 7 September 2017

If I understand correctly, this is run by the same folks who operate Lilette (which is a great restaurant), and it reflects a similar attention to easy-going but classy detail. The drinks and wine list are superb, but the surprise is the quality of the...More

Thank wineshark
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We celebrated a treat day at Bouligny Tavern and couldn't have dreamed up a better time. The staff was so good to us, the food was really top-notch and the atmosphere was very romantic. We loved that they played vinyl records and we will definitely...More

Thank TheLillsdotcom
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Stopped on Saturday afternoon for a drink---ordered the $12 specialty old-fashioned. If you are going to serve an old-fashioned, you need to use an old-fashioned glass, not a DOUBLE old-fashioned glass. Without any stirrer, cocktail napkin or any flourish whatsoever this drink came off as...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My husband stopped in on a late, rainy afternoon for a drink and ended up staying for a couple hours. All of the small plates were outstanding, particularly the lobster cavatelli and lobster toast. They have a great Happy Hour. I particularly liked their original...More

Thank Neeno315
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent selection of wines, cocktails, and bites. Menu was varied but limited, in the best possible way. Turntable behind the bar and mad-men vibe were a fun start to our night on Magazine- love the lower garden district!

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We had dinner at the bar on a slow Monday night. My burger was superb. The bartender played vinyl of a turntable behind the bar which was a real switch from the usual programmed music you get most places. He was friendly, the place was...More

Thank SC5100
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Great little tavern/bar. Interesting cocktail selection, very innovative. Good wine list by the glass, and a really intriguing list of snacks and appetizers like beef marrow butter brioche tye or roasted fennel ricotta brioche tye. Also nice cheeses and salamis

Thank Mike B
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churches and many more architectural marvels. Even a
brief excursion here makes plain why it’s called the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3641 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2553
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-891-1810
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