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Maple Leaf Bar

8316 Oak St, New Orleans, LA 70118-2044
+1 504-866-9359
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Really solid bar after Jacques-Imos for dinner

Super cool spot, piano going in the back, great beers in the cooler and on tap, ask the amazing... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
lazydays77
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Chicago, Illinois
Awesome Evening

I loved the big brass band that I was able to experience at this bar. It also has plenty of room... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Mkclark13
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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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Popular college hangout known for its live funk, jazz, blues and rock music.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 3:00 PM - 3:00 AM
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8316 Oak St, New Orleans, LA 70118-2044
Uptown / Carrollton
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Super cool spot, piano going in the back, great beers in the cooler and on tap, ask the amazing bartenders for suggestions on all the local offerings, there's a band jamming at night. Highly recommend it, great spot

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

I loved the big brass band that I was able to experience at this bar. It also has plenty of room for standing and a neat outdoor area as well.

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

If you love music then this is a must. The Jazz band was absolutely amazing on the Tuesday night! There is little to no hospitality though so dont go expecting good service or a classy place. It's definitely more of a dive but once it...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

This place is pretty raw with a door guy who takes pride in being difficult. If you can get past the rawness and the door guy who takes his job way too seriously then you should have a good time. Music is good, drinks come...More

1  Thank Matt A
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Great music, interesting little bar, super friendly staff, and strong drinks. Saw a swamp blues band and the Revival Brass Band. So much fun, would recommend it after a fine meal at Jacque-Imos next door. The area is Uptown, so away from the craziness of...More

Thank Bailaencuba
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Stopped here after eating at Jacques-imo's next door (a must by the way). Bartenders were great, excellent band playing. Patio out back is a nice touch. only issue is some of the patrons were a bit much. Seemed to be some "attitude" going on which...More

Thank DKLAG
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

This place was recommended to us for the great music and it was well worth it. Not the greatest looking place but full of character. The venue is not the biggest so try to get there early.

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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

My biggest point here is that all the reviews that say it was too packed in this magical place on a Tuesday either aren't used to any normal music gig, or don't like crowds. It was FINE! We were told my a bar tender in...More

Thank MGaustralia
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Yep, everyone's telling you to go see the Rebirth Brass Band there on Tuesday nights. And imagine - a world-renowned band in a small joint off the beaten path! Well, be prepared for small. And probably not being able to see the band because you're...More

1  Thank Sktpat
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Could not find any real jazz on Frenchman St on a Saturday night so we asked a street car driver where to go on Sunday night and he said I will take you to the Maple Leaf Bar on Oak Street. You have to wait...More

Thank DocBillGalveston
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Uptown / Carrollton
Very much their own self sufficient unit within the
greater metro area, Uptown and Carrollton tone down
the urban edge with a friendly attitude and collegiate
feel. Home to Tulane and Loyola Universities, all the
students living in the area ensure that Uptown and
Carrollton stay youthful, cosmopolitan and vibrantly
fun. Two of the liveliest thoroughfares for nightlife
and socializing (and yes of course more of the city’s
...More
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McKenzie C
15 March 2017|
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Response from doug001 | Reviewed this property |
Stick with your plan. Did you see who is at the Maple Leaf on Wed. night? The New Orleans Suspects. Are you in town for the French Quarter Fest? That'll be a great time.
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artisteaucoeur
14 October 2015|
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Response from timmc8 | Reviewed this property |
Rebirth plays Tuesday's at 1030. There is limited, very limited seating so unless there is a special need, just plan on standing. I personally enjoyed the local brass bands that played in the street corner but the Maple Leaf... More
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artisteaucoeur
14 October 2015|
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Response from Greg C | Reviewed this property |
Rebirth go on at 11:00 pm at earliest. You could probably catch both in one night!
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