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BB King’s Blues Club

1104 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2606
+1 504-934-5464
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Barbecue, American, Cajun & Creole, Bar
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1104 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2606
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Reviewed yesterday

First and foremost: show begins at 8PM: make sure you arrive some time ahead as to have time to settle down and enjoy the atmosphere. Got to this restaurant after seeing a random advertisement. We were gladly surprised: joyful ambient, music was very good, and...More

Thank Elrond55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had dined at B.B. King’s Blues Club in Memphis and had a great time so I was more than excited to eat at the Nola location. We decided to eat an early Thanksgiving style dinner while we were spending the day in the city...More

Thank Angelle225
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This venue has great potential. Food was great . Service needs better supervision, tables were sticky and table service was all a bit too casual. Music was varied, some good but another artist played all his own music.... people come here for recognisable blues. It...More

Thank Sage2724
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After sight seeing all morning, we were looking to have lunch on a balcony overlooking the street. Once we got to BB King's Blues Club, we found what we were looking for. In fact, the balcony, which was positioned perfectly to see both the older...More

Thank fedexgrd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The music wasn't to my tastes, but the service was great and the drinks were great value. Family Friendly, which is a bonus

Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a Daiquiri in a more grown up environment, listening to classic jazz and blues. A nice break from touring the quarter.

Thank Pepe T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Big menu, medium prices, brunch on Sunday, live music, fun atmosphere and balcany seating. Good for kids.

Thank Hikingbennette
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Bb king's all star band was great. They put on a great show. Each member can sing. They also took on requests. Chuck C and company were great. He also provide some comedy with the changing of his voices. His Isaac Hayes impersonation was...More

Thank Andes B
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Food was good - but don't go there for the food. The music is the attraction. If you are an older tourist who doesn't want to stay up late to hear music, this place is a dream. The groups we heard were very good -...More

Thank dalton2265
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first time eating at any BB King’s restaurant. The service from our server “Hollywood” was very good! He was really attentive and friendly. I know that was just him doing his job, but this guy made us feel extra welcomed. It’s a...More

Thank raymaxx
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
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15 May 2017|
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Response from vjpaul | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall a cover charge. We got there about 6pm, non then. Was a queue outside after a while but didn't notice them being charged.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1104 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2606
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-934-5464
  • E-mail
Are you ready for the time of your life in the "Big Easy"? For the best live music in New Orleans you have to be at BB King's Blues Club, located at 1104 Decatur St. across the street from the French Market. We'll be serving up the best Barbecue anywhere in New Orleans and a variety of the South's most delicious comfort foods. So put on your dancing shoes and come party with us
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