Local Restaurants Music Art Attractions Events

New Orleans is a fantastic choice for your vacation destination. The city provides endless activities and attractions, so you will never run out of things to do! Our local restaurants feature  rich cuisines inspired by many countries around the world. The local tavern, bar, and clubs showcase unique vibes, from upscale to funky.

Eat & Drink

Popular 2-story place serving big portions of classic, homestyle Creole dishes.
 
 

3800 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119

Institution since 1905 for gelato & Italian desserts in a nostalgic, pastel-pink parlor setting.
 
 

Lively neighborhood spot for Creole-Italian fare like pizza & po' boys, plus a busy weekend brunch.

(504) 488-6582

3701 Iberville St, New Orleans, LA 70119

Relaxed neighborhood joint serving po' boys, seafood & Creole-Italian fare since 1947.

(504) 482-9120

3636 Bienville St, New Orleans, LA 70119

Sizable menu of made-to-order Tex-Mex fare & margaritas in a funky, bustling space.

(504) 486-9950

4724 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119

Casual Middle Eastern eatery serving traditional dishes & market with groceries & house-baked pita.

(504) 482-7743

3901 Banks St, New Orleans, LA 70119

Bi-level craft cocktail & wine bar serving creative American eats amid a casual-chic vibe.
 

Longtime (since 1911) neighborhood hangout with a patio known for classic-style po' boys.

(504) 482-3047

538 Hagan Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119

Quaint cottage-turned-sports-bar with a big beer list, pub fare, TVs, a front porch & back patio.

(504) 302-9357

326 N. Norman C. Francis Parkway, New Orleans, LA 70119

Classic Vietnamese dishes served in a serene, simple space.

(504) 309-7283

135 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119

Spanish tapas, paella & entrees plus housemade sangria in a quaint, lively space.

(504) 488-6946

3312 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119

Romantic, intimate French bistro where a tree growing through the dining room adds to the ambiance.

(504) 945-5635

3127 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119

Set in an 1860's house, this elegant, eclectic eatery features a bar, wine list & Sunday brunch.

(504) 488-1000

900 City Park Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119

Shopping

This 1890s brewery has been converted into a shopping center with apparel, accessory & gift stores.
 
 
 
 

Bright, luxury retail complex offering 3 floors of brand-name shops for clothing & accessories.

(504) 522-9200

333 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130

Waterside shopping center featuring brand-name outlet stores, eateries & services.

(504) 522-1555

500 Port of New Orleans Pl, New Orleans, LA 70130

The French Market is a market and series of commercial buildings spanning six blocks in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana. 

(504) 636-6400

700-1010 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116

Royal Street is a street in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S. It is one of the original streets of the city, dating from the early 18th century, and is known today for its antique shops, art galleries, and hotels. 

Magazine Street is a major thoroughfare in New Orleans, Louisiana. Like Tchoupitoulas Street, St. Charles Avenue, and Claiborne Avenue, it follows the curving course of the Mississippi River.

Art gallery in New Orleans, Louisiana.

(504) 358-8287

619 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116

Destinations

City Park, a 1,300-acre public park in New Orleans, Louisiana, is the 87th largest and 20th-most-visited urban public park in the United States. 

1 Palm Dr, New Orleans, LA 70124

The Pitot House is a historic landmark in New Orleans, Louisiana, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

1440 Moss St, New Orleans, LA 70119

Bourbon Street is a historic street in the heart of the French Quarter of New Orleans. 

 

Jackson Square is a historic park in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana.

701 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116

The Cathedral-Basilica of Saint Louis, King of France, also called St. Louis Cathedral, is the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans and is the oldest cathedral in continuous use in the United States.

615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116

The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is an aquarium in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. It is run by the Audubon Nature Institute.

1 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130

The National WWII Museum, formerly known as The National D-Day Museum, is a military history museum located in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, on Andrew Higgins Drive between Camp Street and Magazine Street.

945 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130

Longue Vue House and Gardens, also known as Longue Vue, is a historic house museum and associated gardens at 7 Bamboo Road in the Lakewood neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. 

7 Bamboo Rd, New Orleans, LA 70124

Neighborhood in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Swamps and bayous of Louisiana.

Above ground cemeteries of New Orleans.

30,000 sq. ft. of interactive exhibits include a climbing wall, art studio & mock cafe.

(504) 523-1357

15 Henry Thomas Dr, New Orleans, LA 70124

Rock- & blues-themed chain with Southern dishes such as po' boys & jambalaya, plus live music.

(504) 310-4999

225 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130

The Orpheum Theater is a theater in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana. 

(504) 274-4871

129 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans, LA 70112

Music Venues

Small club & revered local place for live jazz, roots & funk music, plus creative sandwiches.
 
 

Night club in New Orleans, Louisiana.

(504) 957-9666

2441 Bayou Rd, New Orleans, LA 70119

Neighborhood hot spot open 24/7 with burgers & other bites, plus live music nightly & Sunday brunch.

(504) 304-5757

542 S Norman C Francis Parkway, New Orleans, LA 70119

Record store in New Orleans, Louisiana

(504) 309-0871

2557 Bayou Rd, New Orleans, LA 70119

Event venue in New Orleans, Louisiana

(504) 302-2541

1700 N Broad St, New Orleans, LA 70119

 

Local professionals favor this friendly tavern serving whiskies, cocktails & beers plus bar bites.

(504) 324-3838

425 S White St, New Orleans, LA 70119

Bowling lanes with a bar & Creole-inspired eats plus live music by local legends & a dance floor.

(504) 861-1700

3016 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118

Tipitina's is a music venue located at the corner of Napoleon Avenue and Tchoupitoulas Street in Uptown New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

(504) 895-8477

501 Napoleon Ave, New Orleans, LA 70115

Events

Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday, refers to events of the Carnival celebration, beginning on or after the Christian feasts of the Epiphany and culminating on the day before Ash Wednesday, which is known as Shrove Tuesday.

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, often known as Jazz Fest, is an annual celebration of the music and culture of New Orleans and Louisiana.

Largest Showcase of Louisiana Music in the World!

The Voodoo Music + Arts Experience, commonly referred to as Voodoo or Voodoo Fest, is a multi-day music and arts festival held in City Park in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Satchmo SummerFest is an annual music festival held in New Orleans, Louisiana, in celebration of the jazz trumpeter Louis Armstrong.

Bayou Boogaloo is a music and arts festival held in New Orleans, Louisiana over 3 days.

Festival in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The New Orleans Film Festival is an annual film festival organized by the nonprofit organization New Orleans Film Society, a film society founded in 1989.

Art Galleries

The New Orleans Museum of Art is the oldest fine arts museum in the city of New Orleans.

1 Collins Diboll Cir, New Orleans, LA 70124

Art gallery in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Art gallery in New Orleans, Louisiana.

(504) 581-2428

313 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130

The Historic New Orleans Collection is a museum, research center, and publisher dedicated to the study and preservation of the history and culture of New Orleans and the Gulf South region of the United States.

(504) 523-4662

520 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130

The New Orleans Mint operated in New Orleans, Louisiana, as a branch mint of the United States Mint from 1838 to 1861 and from 1879 to 1909. 

(504) 568-6993

400 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116

Although only a small museum, consisting of two rooms, it is one of few museums in the world dedicated entirely to Vodou art.

(504) 680-0128

724 Dumaine St, New Orleans, LA 70116

Sports

The Mercedes-Benz Superdome, often referred to simply as the Superdome, is a domed sports and exhibition stadium located in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

 1500 Sugar Bowl Dr, New Orleans, LA 70112

Shrine on Airline is a 10,000-seat stadium in Metairie, Louisiana, a suburb of New Orleans.

6000 Airline Dr, Metairie, LA 70003

Fair Grounds Race Course, often known as New Orleans Fair Grounds, is a thoroughbred racetrack and racino in New Orleans, Louisiana. 

1751 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70119

The Smoothie King Center is a multi-purpose indoor arena in New Orleans, Louisiana.

1501 Dave Dixon Dr, New Orleans, LA 70113