Eat. Play. Live.
Alex's Bikes is one of Eat. Play. Live..

1. Alex's Bikes

607 Marigny St (Marigny and Charters), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Atelier à vélos · Marigny · 1 conseil

Marigny9Marigny9: Rent a bike for the day from the friendliest bike shop in town. Cruise from the Mandeville Crossing into Crescent Park and along the riverfront with its incredible views

Algier's Ferry is one of Eat. Play. Live..

2. Algier's Ferry

canal, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Bateau ou ferry · 8 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: The absolute best way to spend the afternoon--Grab a po-boy from Johnny's and have a picnic lunch riding the ferry back and forth.

ALLways Lounge is one of Eat. Play. Live..

3. ALLways Lounge

8.0
2240 Saint Claude Ave (at Marigny), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Bar lounge · Marigny · 22 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Neighborhood bar with a small alternative theatre.

Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is one of Eat. Play. Live..

4. Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

8.3
#1 Canal St (at the River), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Aquarium · French Quarter · 125 conseils et avis
Audubon Zoo is one of Eat. Play. Live..

5. Audubon Zoo

8.9
6500 Magazine St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Zoo · Audubon · 79 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: World class, particularly impressive for a city of this size. Their dedication is shown in their constant improvements. As such, there is ongoing construction that does not deter from the exhibits.

Ayu Bakehouse is one of Eat. Play. Live..

6. Ayu Bakehouse

801 Frenchmen St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Boulangerie · Marigny · 3 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Best truly French style baguettes in town. Don't miss their signature muffuletta breadsticks either!

Bacchanal Wine is one of Eat. Play. Live..

7. Bacchanal Wine

9.5
600 Poland Ave (at Chartres St), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Bar à vins · Bywater · 185 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Totally unique-a DIY wine/cheese shop. U pick & they deliver a gorgeous platter w quince jam, olives & baguette. The kitchen serves solid small plates, too. Helen Gillet ev Monday night is a MUST SEE!

Banksy's Rain Girl is one of Eat. Play. Live..

8. Banksy's Rain Girl

6.3
Kerlerec (at N Rampart), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Art public · Marigny · 6 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: So good they tried to steal it by using a jackhammer to take the whole wall away.

Beachbum Berry's Latitude 29 is one of Eat. Play. Live..

9. Beachbum Berry's Latitude 29

9.3
321 N Peters St (Bienville), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Bar à ambiance tropicale · French Quarter · 44 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: "The other Tiki bar" may have won Food & Wine's Best New Bar in the US, but L29's dream team of mixologists creates far superior cocktails that are not only drinkable but also delicious.

Bearcat CBD is one of Eat. Play. Live..

10. Bearcat CBD

7.7
845 Carondelet St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Lieu servant des petits déjeuners · Central Business District · 3 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Take a break from all that fried goodness, or not (with their "bad cat" dishes). A menu that caters deliciously to absolutely every taste.

The Blue Crab is one of Eat. Play. Live..

11. The Blue Crab

8.6
7842 Lakeshore Dr, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant de fruits de mer · Lake Shore - Lake Vista · 25 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: If you're looking for solid, unpretentious fresh seafood, this is the place. Sit outside on the deck and enjoy the views of the marina. Delicious boiled shrimp, crab & oysters.

Bywater American Bistro is one of Eat. Play. Live..

12. Bywater American Bistro

9.0
522 Montegut St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Bistro · Bywater · 10 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Nina Compton's supposedly more approachable menu here is no less creative than hers @ Compere Lapin. Don't miss: Charred Okra & the rice cooked in the shells/bones of the daily local seafood. Superb!

Café du Monde is one of Eat. Play. Live..

13. Café du Monde

8.6
800 Decatur St (at The French Market), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Café · French Quarter · 1544 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: It's in every guide book for a reason: it's THAT good. You must have the iced cafe au lait and beignets! Best wear a white shirt to hide the powdered sugar droppings.

Central Grocery Co. is one of Eat. Play. Live..

14. Central Grocery Co.

8.4
923 Decatur St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Épicerie fine/de proximité · French Quarter · 156 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: This is THE Muffaletta. Lagniappe: interesting selection of Italian specialty groceries.

City Park Carousel Gardens is one of Eat. Play. Live..

15. City Park Carousel Gardens

8.1
La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Parc d'attractions · City Park · 10 conseils et avis
Commander's Palace is one of Eat. Play. Live..

16. Commander's Palace

9.0
1403 Washington Ave, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant de soul-food · Garden District · 318 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Experience Old New Orleans fine dining. The bathroom wallpaper epitomizes the experience: padded French toile of Jackson Square. The 25 cent martini lunch is a steal!

d.b.a. is one of Eat. Play. Live..

17. d.b.a.

8.8
618 Frenchmen St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Club de jazz · Marigny · 134 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: The best Monday night in town with Alexis & the Samourai at 7pm & Glen David Andrews at 10pm. 

Dian Xin is one of Eat. Play. Live..

18. Dian Xin

8.5
1218 Decatur St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant chinois · French Quarter · 4 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Now with 2 locations in the Quarter. Try their Jianbing, Chinese style crepes, at Dian Xin1 and their hot pots at Dian Xin2

Did You Saw What I Heard? Tour is one of Eat. Play. Live..

19. Did You Saw What I Heard? Tour

La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Exposition · Treme - Lafitte · 1 conseil

Marigny9Marigny9: Street Art Tour: Murals of notable musicians like Allen Toussaint, Big Freedia & Sidney Bechet by local artists including BMike. acloserwalknola.com/tours/did-you-saw-what-i-heard-music-murals-tour/

20. Emporium New Orleans

2231 Saint Claude Ave (Marigny), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Salle d'arcade · St. Roch · 1 conseil

Marigny9Marigny9: Another outpost of the arcade bar chain. Open evenings. 21 & over

Felix's Restaurant & Oyster Bar is one of Eat. Play. Live..

21. Felix's Restaurant & Oyster Bar

8.1
739 Iberville St (Btw Royal St. & Bourbon St.), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant de fruits de mer · Central Business District · 264 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: A no nonsense raw oyster bar. Locals know to skip the lines at ACME and eat here instead.

French Quarter Fest is one of Eat. Play. Live..

22. French Quarter Fest

La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Festival · French Quarter · Ni conseil ni avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Our favorite festival. (Yes, better than Jazz Fest.)

Frenchmen Art Market is one of Eat. Play. Live..

23. Frenchmen Art Market

8.7
619 Frenchmen St (Next to Spotted Cat) (Chartres), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Art public · Marigny · 47 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Thursday-Saturday 7pm-1am. Sunday 6pm-midnight. Check out local artists' handmade goods in between music sets in an open air setting.

Frenchmen Street is one of Eat. Play. Live..

24. Frenchmen Street

8.5
300 - 635 Frenchmen St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Route · Marigny · 49 conseils et avis
Gumbo Shop is one of Eat. Play. Live..

25. Gumbo Shop

8.2
630 Saint Peter St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant Cajun / créole · French Quarter · 226 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Yes, it's a tourist stop but there's good reason--this place is the holy trinity for solid gumbo, jambalaya & etouffe. Old-school quality service and a lovely courtyard to boot.

Hi-Ho Lounge is one of Eat. Play. Live..

26. Hi-Ho Lounge

8.9
2239 Saint Claude Ave, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Salle de concert · St. Roch · 21 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Instant Opus every Monday night from 9pm-midnight--the best artists from any number of genres are paired together for a completely improvised performance.

House of Dance and Feathers is one of Eat. Play. Live..

27. House of Dance and Feathers

7.1
Tupelo Street (Lower 9th Ward), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Musée · 6 conseils et avis

D. W.D. W.: Go here if you want to view authentic aspects of the Mardis Gras culture. Chief Richard Lewis is a cultural scholar and true community servant. A human history book.

Jazz Houses is one of Eat. Play. Live..

28. Jazz Houses

2424 Chartres St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Musée d'histoire · Marigny · 2 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Take a walking tour of the homes of Jazz greats.

Jewel Of The South is one of Eat. Play. Live..

29. Jewel Of The South

9.1
1026 Saint Louis St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Bar à cocktail · French Quarter · 5 conseils et avis
Johnny's Po-Boys is one of Eat. Play. Live..

30. Johnny's Po-Boys

7.5
511 Saint Louis St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant Cajun / créole · French Quarter · 172 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Try the fried Oyster Po-boy, the Judge Bosetta Po-boy or the Muffaletta. For a little lagniappe: Step upstairs & back in time--a real old-timey ice cream parlor!

The Joint is one of Eat. Play. Live..

31. The Joint

9.0
701 Mazant St (at Royal), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant de cuisine au barbecue · Bywater · 130 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Though NOLA isn't known for bbq, this place ranks up there with the best the US has to offer. The ribs, the brisket and the chicken are all slow-smoked and top tier.

La Petite Grocery is one of Eat. Play. Live..

32. La Petite Grocery

8.9
4238 Magazine St (General Pershing), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Bar · Central City - Garden · 77 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: If you are on Magazine, LPG is a must. Contemporary Louisiana cuisine by James Beard nominee, Devillier. The Panéed Rabbit is luscious & the Blue Crab beignets are bound to become New Orleans legend.

Lil Dizzy's Cafe is one of Eat. Play. Live..

33. Lil Dizzy's Cafe

8.6
1500 Esplanade Ave (at N Robertson St), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant de soul-food · Seventh Ward · 40 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: THE best fried chicken (get it a la cart) and gumbo in town. Get them to go and stroll over to Armstrong Park for a picnic.

Louis Armstrong Park is one of Eat. Play. Live..

34. Louis Armstrong Park

8.6
North Rampart Street, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Parc · Treme - Lafitte · 53 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: A beautiful park, next to the Quarter, with canals and rolling grassy hills. Be sure to catch Jazz in the Park every Thursday (when in season) from 5-8pm. And don't forget to bring food for the ducks.

Mosquito Supper Club is one of Eat. Play. Live..

35. Mosquito Supper Club

5450 Dauphine St (Flood), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant Cajun / créole · Holy Cross · 5 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Not just a supper, but an edible experience. Effie & Melissa invite you as friends to take a seat @ their table. An intimate peek into a Sunday on the bayou where Cajun culture & heritage comes alive.

N7 is one of Eat. Play. Live..

36. N7

8.4
1117 Montegut Street, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant · St. Claude · 11 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Don't go for the food, or for the service--Go for the ambience. As if in a movie set, find yourself transported to France. (Voted most romantic French--Bon Appetit) Try the shochu & the natural wines.

Napoleon House is one of Eat. Play. Live..

37. Napoleon House

8.6
500 Chartres Street (St. Louis), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant Cajun / créole · French Quarter · 186 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: The building's history oozes from every dark corner of the bar. Go for the pedigreed Sazerac with wormwood.

New Orleans Art Bar is one of Eat. Play. Live..

38. New Orleans Art Bar

2128 St Claude Ave, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Galerie d'art · Marigny · 1 conseil

Marigny9Marigny9: Enjoy craft cocktails in a gallery setting or their lovely courtyard.

New Orleans City Park is one of Eat. Play. Live..

39. New Orleans City Park

9.4
City Park Ave (at Marconi Dr), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Parc · City Park · 112 conseils et avis

Will N.Will N: 6th-largest urban public park in the US, approx. 50% larger than Central Park in NYC. Holds the world's largest collection of mature live oak trees. Founded in 1853, one of the oldest parks in the US.

New Orleans Food Co-op is one of Eat. Play. Live..

40. New Orleans Food Co-op

8.1
2372 Saint Claude Ave (at St Roch), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Épicerie · Marigny · 12 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: A convenient little bit of everything, specializing in organic and local items.

NOLA Social Ride is one of Eat. Play. Live..

41. NOLA Social Ride

La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Autre événement · Treme - Lafitte · 1 conseil

Marigny9Marigny9: 4 something completely different, join NOLA SR for community bike rides incl. Happy Thurs. Ride, Wed. Rabid Ride or Tues. It's All About the Music Ride. Be sure to read their "Rules of the Road" 1st.

Paladar 511 is one of Eat. Play. Live..

42. Paladar 511

9.4
511 Marigny St (Decatur), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant italien · Marigny · 34 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: For a break from the fried, try their thin crust "California" style pizzas and more in a casual atmosphere. Also, Sunday brunch with Lemon ricotta pancakes & build-your-own mimosas. 

Paloma Cafe is one of Eat. Play. Live..

43. Paloma Cafe

800 Louisa St (at Dauphine St), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Café · Bywater · 9 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Great casual breakfast & lunch with excellent (Revelator) coffee and cocktails (of course). Try their beef empanadas & Bidi Bidi Bom Bom. We only wish this place stayed open later! (Mon-Sat 8-6)

Parleaux Beer Lab is one of Eat. Play. Live..

44. Parleaux Beer Lab

8.6
634 Lesseps St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Brasseur · Bywater · 6 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Ultra casual, totally authentic local microbrewery and taproom with a nice outdoor area. Kid-friendly. Food pop-ups most evenings.

Pêche is one of Eat. Play. Live..

45. Pêche

9.1
800 Magazine St (Julia), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant de fruits de mer · Lower Garden District · 200 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: This Beard award-winner is one of the few places where you can sample local off-bottom oysters from the likes of Caminada & Champagne Bays. Their daily whole-fish platter never disappoints.

Petite Clouet Café is one of Eat. Play. Live..

46. Petite Clouet Café

3100 Royal St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Coffee Shop · Bywater · 1 conseil

Marigny9Marigny9: Quality grab & go. Yummy coffee and pastries along with breakfast tacos from Rosalita’s Backyard Tacos as lagniappe.

Pizza Delicious is one of Eat. Play. Live..

47. Pizza Delicious

8.7
617 Piety St (btwn Royal & Chartres St), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Pizzeria · Bywater · 77 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Arguably the most New York-style pizza, but definitely the best white pie in town. Lagniappe: THEY DELIVER!

Ruby Slipper is one of Eat. Play. Live..

48. Ruby Slipper

8.7
2001 Burgundy St (Touro), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Lieu servant des petits déjeuners · Marigny · 55 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: A brunch spot that's a step up from classic diner food, with great coffee and a full bar to boot. We like their BBQ Shrimp and Grits, Bananas Foster Pain Perdu and their Corned Beef Hash.

Saint-Germain is one of Eat. Play. Live..

49. Saint-Germain

8.5
3054 Saint Claude Ave, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant français · Bywater · 4 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Don't let the former Sugar Park neon sign nor their own stick-on letter "sign" dissuade u. Ask 4 suggestions from the staff of this undiscovered gem of a wine bar & enjoy the small but tasty bar menu.

St. James Cheese Company is one of Eat. Play. Live..

50. St. James Cheese Company

8.9
636 Tchoupitoulas St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant français · Central Business District · 9 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Award-wining cheesemonger opens a 2nd location in NOLA. Fine cheeses & charcuterie with cafe seating. Worth the walk into the CBD. Finish off your field trip with a visit nextdoor to Revelator Coffee.

St. Roch Market is one of Eat. Play. Live..

51. St. Roch Market

9.0
2381 Saint Claude Ave (at Saint Roch Ave), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Espace de restauration · St. Roch · 52 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Something for everyone here at this newly reborn Southern food hall. Also, check their calendar for live music 3 days a week

Sammy's Food Service & Deli is one of Eat. Play. Live..

52. Sammy's Food Service & Deli

8.5
3000 Elysian Fields Ave (Abundance St.), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Restaurant Cajun / créole · St. Roch · 27 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Go ahead--Get the Ray Ray. It's like eating a butter-encrusted Rib Eye, smoking a good cigar and finishing off a single malt all in one po-boy.

Satsuma is one of Eat. Play. Live..

53. Satsuma

8.5
3218 Dauphine St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Coffee Shop · Bywater · 72 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Fantastic fresh organic juices in a hipster coffee house setting. Lagniappe: a BLT you can almost convince yourself is healthy.

Small Mart is one of Eat. Play. Live..

54. Small Mart

7.3
2700 Chartres St (Port St), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Supérette · Bywater · 8 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: Wonderful samosas and an amazing veggie burger. Totally casual option for vegetarian fare.

Spitfire Coffee is one of Eat. Play. Live..

55. Spitfire Coffee

8.4
627 Saint Peter St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Coffee Shop · French Quarter · 119 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: This tiny shop serves the best coffee you'll find in the FQ, with incredible attention to detail. Coffees by Panther, Cream Coffee Roasters, BeanFruit, Passion House, Coava & Extracto Coffee Roasters.

The Spotted Cat Music Club is one of Eat. Play. Live..

56. The Spotted Cat Music Club

9.0
623 Frenchmen St (Royal Street), La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Club de jazz · Marigny · 196 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: DON'T MISS!-Every Mon & Thur at 4pm. Sarah McCoy will make u weep. Janice Joplin meets Adele with a little Honky Tonk/Otherwordly spirit thrown in. Must be of strong mind & body 4 the experience.

Three Muses is one of Eat. Play. Live..

57. Three Muses

9.2
536 Frenchmen St, La Nouvelle-Orléans, LA
Bar à cocktail · Marigny · 160 conseils et avis

Marigny9Marigny9: The holy trinity: delicious tapas, creative cocktails and some of the best artists New Orleans has to offer. You came to NOLA for the music and the food--Here it is. DON'T MISS!