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d.b.a.

618 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2002
+1 504-942-3731
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Just fine

Pub style, with good beers on draft (not so easy to find in New Orleans), local as well, but rude... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Spritz1983
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Padua, Italy
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Nice live music

Nice place on Frenchmen street. Not so crowded. Watched the Stooges Music Group (brass band... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Jose A
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Mexico City, Mexico
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Popular club in New Orleans attracts an eclectic crowd.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“cover charge” (22 reviews)
“great music” (36 reviews)
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Hours Today: 17:00 - 04:00
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618 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2002
Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Pub style, with good beers on draft (not so easy to find in New Orleans), local as well, but rude staff. Cold atmosphere, maybe due also to the formal theatre like set for the live music.

Thank Spritz1983
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place on Frenchmen street. Not so crowded. Watched the Stooges Music Group (brass band) performing. Really good live music. Need to pay a cover fee for the show. Nice bar with lots of different drinks. Worth it.

Thank Jose A
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Basically get to Frenchmen Street and check it all out. This bar is right next to 30/90 Degrees. Both have outstanding bands playing there. You will forget Bourbon Street once you find Frenchmen Street.

Thank BryanP250
Reviewed 21 June 2017

So fun. Great selection of local beer, friendly staff. The music is incredible. I had a blast watching Little Freddie King - it seemed like everyone else did too!! Can't wait to go back.

Thank Heather G
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Try to visit every time I get to NOLA. Always good music, and a fun atmosphere! Highly recommended! One of our favorite New Orleans stops.

Thank pconrad02
Reviewed 16 June 2017

At the Frenchmen Street, there is always something to see, somewhere to drink, and a great show to watch. This venue offers in a large spacious area the opportunity to enjoy the band that is playing, with enough space for dancing. The ambience it is...More

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

A real good night's entertainment. Excellent service. Good music. Dance floor filled. Drinks at reasonable prices.

Thank Seagull90
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

DBA is a great venue with superb music utterly destroyed by the attitude and rudeness of the staff that work there. I've worked in bars for years, and never is it acceptable to behave the way these guys (woman, specifically, in this case) do. Seriously,...More

Thank Alexander G
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Watched the Treme Brass Band- amazing to watch talented musicians up close. Different bands and types of music every night, great place to go.

Thank calmac259100
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Pretty much everything has been said about the bar and the location. And I don’t disagree. Visited the pub on a Thursday afternoon and it was almost empty. Decent selection of local brews on tap. I would visit again...

Thank Jan R
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Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
Nestled between the French Quarter and the Ninth Ward,
the Faubourg Marigny & Bywater environs are largely
residential. Of course, folks around here love to go
out and have a good time as much as they do anywhere
in NOLA. And if out-of-towners want to join in the
festivities, well then so much the better! Home to
some of the most revered live music venues in New
Orleans, an eclectic gaggle of gourmand dining
...More
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