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“Tons of fun”
Review of Bourbon Street

Bourbon Street
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Ranked #141 of 389 things to do in New Orleans
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Owner description: The partying never stops on Bourbon Street, the French Quarter's liveliest and wildest thoroughfare, where the rhythmic sounds of jazz, country western, Dixieland and sultry blues permeate the air. Brimming with life, you'll find everything from shopping to music to Cajun food to nightclubs.
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Hit some really great spots for Jazz/blues. Tourists stink up the place with plastic trash and and public urination.

Thank rhmuir
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This place is unique like no other place and yet it’s dirty and gross too. It’s a must see just once. If you’re a non drinker, this is not the place to hang for long. People watching is fun.

Thank Mkdkay
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We came down here at 0700 to do a history tour. There were people filing out of one of the bars with fresh beers. There are dozens of places on this street to get a variety of drinks, from the most exclusive bourbons to some hellish drink called a hand grenade. You can get an incredible meal or just one that will soak up the booze. You can hear the blaring music guided by a disk jockey, or listen to a lively jazz band or a world class pianist. Definitely adult world once the sun goes away, but we definitely saw the bars getting busy by 3PM on a Saturday afternoon, so bear that in mind. Incredible place to visit.

Thank Anthony P
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Maybe it’s me, but I don’t care for this whole scene. Too many freaks and drunks and petty con men for my tastes. Good places to eat, but you can find good food lots of places.

Thank VKurtB
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Ok so bourbon st is smelly and nasty you have all of the porn and adult stuff here so if your looking for some adult entertainment this is your place. I could not handle the smells of vomit, urine and crap. It’s an entertaining street as everyone is drunk but there are people with dirty rags that try to spray your shoes to wash them and order you pay them money. Hit this street up during the day your less likely to be mugged or scammed out of money.

1  Thank Chantel W
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