The Frenchmen Street District features many great restaurants, bars, and shops on the street or just off of it. Each business is unique in it's own way. Wander and discover them on your own or pick up one of our information packages.
ESPLANADE AVE / DECATUR ST AREA
BMC is a music club and bar located at the foot of Frenchmen Street on Decatur Street. They do not have food.
THE DRAGON'S DEN
435 Esplanade Ave (at the foot of Frenchmen)
Dragon's Den is a hidden 2 floor venue with a big outdoor courtyard and a balcony located at the foot of Frenchmen Street.
MON - 9pm Swing Dance Night
WED - 10pm Reggae Night w/ DJ T Roy
THURS - 7pm Open Mic Comedy Show 10pm - DOWNSTAIRS Ladies Night w/ DJ Jess 10pm UPSTAIRS Bounce Night w/ Ha Sizzle
FRI - 8pm UPSTAIRS It's Good Comedy Show 11pm BOTH FLOORS Tipping Point Dance Party w/ DJ RQ Away
SAT - 7pm Talk Nerdy to Me Burlesque Show 10pm Prime Time Dance Party w/ DJ Legatron
SUN - 7pm Jazz Jam 10pm BPM Dance Party w/ DJ Kidd Love
437 Esplanade Ave
Nola Cantina is a brand new restaurant and bar on the corner of Frenchmen and Esplanade Ave featuring tacos, tequila, and more! They have live music occasionally.
500 BLOCK OF FRENCHMEN STREET
508 Frenchmen Street
The Maison is a 3 Level restaurant and venue with full service dining, live music downstairs, and a nightclub upstairs. Their weekly lineup consists of jazz bands early for dinner and then higher energy funk and brass bands late night. They also have an excellent Sunday brunch.
MON: 4pm Chicken and Waffles 7pm The Royal Roses 10pm Sierra Green
TUES: 4pm TBD 630pm Greg Agid 930pm Gene's Music Machine
WED: 4pm TBD 630 The Jazz Vipers 930pm Jason Neville
THURS: 4pm Good For Nothing Band 7pm TBD 10pm Dysfunktional Bone
FRI: 1pm Rhythm Stompers 4pm Swingin' Gypsies 7pm Shotgun Jazz Band 10pm TBD 11pm UPSTAIRS: Latin Dance Party
SAT: 1pm Chance Bushman 4pm TBD 7pm Smoking Time Jazz Club 10pm TBD 10pm UPSTAIRS: Next Level Dance Party
SUN: 10am JAZZ BRUNCH w/ Nola Jitterbugs 3pm TBD 7pm TBD 10pm Higher Heights 8pm UPSTAIRS Opulence Hour Burlesque Show
Vaso is a bar and venue in the 500 block of Frenchmen Street that features jazz and brass bands. At one time they had food but do not currently.
516 Frenchmen Street
Bamboulas is a bar, restaurant, and live music venue that features jazz, brass, and blues music. They have a restaurant open every day.
520 Frenchmen Street
30/90 is a 2 floor bar and music venue with a balcony in the 500 block of Frenchmen Street. They serve food daily.
532 Frenchmen Street
Blue Nile is a 2 floor bar and music venue with a balcony in the 500 block of Frenchmen. They regularly have a cover charge and do not serve food.
536 Frenchmen Street
Three Muses is a restaurant serving small plates with a bar and live music in the 500 block of Frenchmen Street.
525 Frenchmen Street
Favela Chic is a 3 room bar and restaurant with live music serving tacos and pizza in the 500 block. Their weekly lineup is:
Favela Chic is open late and is our choice for the best late night eats on Frenchmen.
MON: 6pm 8 Dice Cloth 9pm TBD
TUES: 6pm Jazz Gangsters 9pm TBD
WED: 6pm The Nola Rug Cutters 9pm Big Mike and the RnB Kings
THURS: 6pm TBD 9pm Nuspeak
FRI: 6pm TBD 9pm Friday Frenchmen Dance Party
SAT: 6pm TBD 9pm Saturday Night Frenchmen Fire Dance Party
600 BLOCK OF FRENCHMEN
609 Frenchmen Street
The Apple Barrel is a small bar with live blues music in the 600 block of Frenchmen Street.
606 Frenchmen Street
Cafe Negril is a bar and restaurant with live music in the 600 block of Frenchmen Street. They have a po boy shop upstairs.
THE SPOTTED CAT
623 Frenchmen Street
The Spotted Cat is a small bar and music venue in the 600 block of Frenchmen Street. They have a cover charge most nights and do not accept credit cards.
618 Frenchmen Street
DBA is a bar and live music venue in the 600 block of Frenchmen Street with a daily cover charge.
626 Frenchmen Street
Snug Harbor is a bar, restaurant, and live music venue in the 600 block of Frenchmen Street. Their calendar consists of high end jazz acts and they always have a cover charge.
THE MARIGNY BRASSERIE
640 Frenchmen Street
The Marigny Brasserie is a restaurant and bar with live music located in the 600 block of Frenchmen Street.
THE PALACE ART MARKET
619 Frenchmen Street
The Palace Art Market is an outdoor open air market featuring work from original New Orleans artists.
THE ART GARDEN AND FLOATING GALLERY
613 Frenchmen Street
The Art Garden is an outdoor open air market featuring work from original New Orleans artists.