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Famous Door New Orleans

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Address: 339 Bourbon St, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70130-2212
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+1 504-598-4334
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12:00 - 05:00
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Mon - Tue 18:00 - 05:00
Wed 15:00 - 05:00
Thu - Sun 12:00 - 05:00
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Fun 80s Rock&Roll

We enjoy visiting the Famous Door when in New Orleans. We like rock and roll music more than rap or jazz so this place suits us to a T. There is no cover and the drinks are... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 January 2017
pdrey
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Dallas, Texas
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Dallas, Texas
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141 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We enjoy visiting the Famous Door when in New Orleans. We like rock and roll music more than rap or jazz so this place suits us to a T. There is no cover and the drinks are reasonable.

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Hilltown, Pennsylvania
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76 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic band. Music is what drew us in. Drinking, dancing and singing...great combo. 2 for 1 drinks, even better. Then the band took a break. I get it, can't play all night. DJ picked up the slack and the bar became a ghost town. Hung out for another 15 mins and left with everyone else. It was fun while it... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Our group of 9 LOVED this band! They were quirky and fun and did great covering classic rock (80's mostly). They played every song we asked them to play! The bar service was quick and the bathrooms were clean, which can be hard to find on Bourbon Street.

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Larose, Louisiana
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Always good live good dancing music, bar service is quick, and bathrooms are clean. Its on Bourbon Street and in the middle of all the action.

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Went to Famous Door Bar on November 23, 2016 we sat, drank, danced and watched band. Bands singer came around asked for tips and we gave 26 dollars he also asked for song requests, there was not a lot of people in bar. My boyfriend spoke to singer, little dude with head cover on, he was very rude and texting... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

We listened to a few sets while having a few drinks. We love classic rock. Very enjoyable. Lively, even on a Monday night.

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Thank Tara P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Good music, real rock and roll atmosphere. Come and see. Life rock band and plenty drinks on Bourbon street

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Collierville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Yes Dive Bar on bourbon street cranking out great 80s Classic Rock. Fun crowd even on a Monday night. This place is fun, reminds me of a feat house keg party place with a live kickin cover band. Just plain fun place especially if journey, GnR, AC DC, etc gets your motor running.

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Apopka, Florida, United States
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100 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We try and hit this place every time we go to New Orleans. It never disappoints. The band plays one classic rock song after another.

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Rochester, MI
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you're like me, not a big fan of some of the hip-hop in many of the Bourbon St dance clubs, then this place is for you. Always busy, always friendly, always fun, and always great rockin cover-bands - all with no cover and reasonable drink prices. We kept going back night after night, after trying other places that just... More 

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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 Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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