The Top Five Bars on Magazine Street and St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans


New Orleans is known by many as the world’s party capital, with bars and clubs at every corner of the city. One of the city’s best-known areas is Uptown, a popular shopping attraction for locals and tourists. However, there is more to Uptown than shopping. It also has earned a reputation for its bar scene.

The Avenue Pub

The Avenue Pub is a great pit stop while exploring St. Charles Avenue. Locals love the pub for its fantastic beer selection. The pub rotates over 47 taps with excellent craft and import beers and has a staff with significant beer knowledge. The staff recommends different beers for different palates, and this experience is what makes the Avenue Pub an excellent spot to grab a few brews.

The Bulldog

The Bulldog is a famous watering hole along Magazine Street, offering various beers to enjoy. The Bulldog also has a dog-friendly patio, which is excellent for those who want to bring their furry friends.

Balcony Bar and Cafe

The Balcony Bar and Cafe is tucked away in the heart of Magazine Street. It has a beautiful and spacious balcony that provides excellent views to its patrons. The employees are very skilled mixologists that pride themselves on serving up some of the best cocktails in the entire city. The Balcony Bar and Cafe also regularly provides live music to its guests, adding to its unique atmosphere and ambiance.

The Delachaise Wine Bar

The Delachaise Wine Bar is the perfect spot on St. Charles Avenue for wine lovers. It is an upscale wine bar with a wonderful selection of wine. The Delachaise boasts a beautifully decorated, intimate setting perfect for date night. The wine bar also offers small plates made to order for its patrons. These aspects all culminate to make The Delachaise one of the best spots in all of New Orleans to enjoy a nice glass of wine.

Barrel Proof

Barrel Proof, on Magazine Street, is a bourbon connoisseur’s playground. It has a fantastic collection of more than 300 unique whiskeys, ryes, and bourbons. This kind of selection is unprecedented in New Orleans. Barrel Proof dons a rustic and cozy atmosphere that takes its visitors back to the times of prohibition. It offers its guests tastings regularly and is a great place to enjoy a handcrafted cocktail.

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