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Tropical Isle

721 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3145
+1 504-523-1927
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Hand Grenade and Bushwacker!

Loved the hand grenades and the bushwackers (reminded me of the islands!) They go down easy, so be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AmiK2
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Beaumont, Texas
💥 BOOM 💥

The Hand Grenades are great, they go down nice and smooth and then BOOM the grenade blows up... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
damitagray
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League City, Texas
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The downstairs Tropical Isle bar presents live entertainment seven nights a week featuring Debi & The Deacons, Captain Leo, Rhythm & Rain and other great bands specializing in Trop-Rock. The upstairs “Top of the Trop” area has a wrap around balcony with a fabulous view of Bourbon Street, big screen TVs, a pool table and a jukebox filled with lots of Jimmy Buffet music. The world famous Hand Grenade, Tropical Itch, Horny Gator and Shark Attack are served at both bars. The perfect place for your special event or private party. Check out our live webcam of the outside entrance and also our live streaming webcam of the stage.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“shark attack” (23 reviews)
“hand grenade” (104 reviews)
“tropical itch” (9 reviews)
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721 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3145
French Quarter
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+1 504-523-1927
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"shark attack"
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"hand grenade"
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"tropical itch"
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"bourbon street"
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"great drinks"
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"zydeco music"
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"sweet drinks"
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"signature drink"
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"fun bar"
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"a lot of fun"
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"great music"
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"people watching"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the hand grenades and the bushwackers (reminded me of the islands!) They go down easy, so be careful. They are potent. Save the souvenir cup for a $1 off your refill. The staff was friendly and laid back.

1  Thank AmiK2
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Hand Grenades are great, they go down nice and smooth and then BOOM the grenade blows up!!! Great drinks!!!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Hand Grenade was the first drink we got on New Orleans' Bourbon Street! I'm a sweet drink person myself and I loved it. Strong enough for me and in a cute plastic glass shaped like a hand grenade with a hand grenade floater. Definitely...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

If you want a tasty drink try the margarita and bushwacker! We enjoyed 2 rounds of drinks here and then went back the next day for the bushwacker!!

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Just skip the hurricanes and come straight here. Get the hand grenade frozen or the horny gator on the rocks. Both do the trick but they'll also sneak up on you! The atmosphere is so much more fun and exciting, and the bartenders/bouncers are much...More

1  Thank amycf820
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

You can rent the upstairs for $1000 dollars an hour. And it counts towards you bar bill. The Drink with a shark, I was not a fan of the taste, but the presentation is awesome. The Grenades go down way to easy. Be careful. it...More

1  Thank Michael C
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This place is always one on my first stops when I visit New Orleans. The hand grenades are cheap, good and strong. Grab one and keep walking!! Sometimes the line is long but don’t worry they have it on tap and the line moves fast!...More

1  Thank Jenbriecory
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Forget the hurricanes the hand grenade is the best They wont tell you whats in it but its a melon drink with all kinds of booze in a bong shaped plastic thing you can take home for 10 bucks 9 dollars for a refill You...More

1  Thank Squonk2014
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

You kinda have to do this at least once. Grab one and then people watch. They are actually pretty good.

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We had fun here trying a couple of the cocktails - the Hand Grenade, a melon flavoured concoction which boasts being New Orleans' most powerful cocktail! We also had a Shark Attack, delivered with a bit of theatre you won't want to miss. Both come...More

Thank meryll83
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Response from podrozniczka60 | Reviewed this property |
Allowed to come in and enjoy the atmosphere and soft drinks.
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