News

Bottoms Up! The Bar Guide

Gambit's look at the New Orleans bar scene: happy hours, food, music, smoking policies and much more.

by , , , , , , and

2 comments

Page 6 of 13

BYWATER | CBD / WAREHOUSE | CITY WIDE / MARIGNY | QUARTER | LAKEVIEW| MID-CITY | RIVERBEND / CARROLLTON / UNIVERSITY | TREME / UPTOWN | JEFFERSON PARISH | NORTHSHORE | WESTBANK |


Lakeview

The Basin Irish Pub

This neighborhood bar offers trivia games, darts, a pool table, video poker, a jukebox and TVs for watching sports. Mix-and-match domestic beer is five for $10 during the day and five for $12.50 at night. On game days, there's free food and $9 domestic beer buckets. Open daily. Smoking: yes. Dog friendly. 152 W. Harrison Ave., 309-6887

Homedale Inn

Established in 1937, this neighborhood bar focuses on locals, with a well-stocked jukebox and sports screenings. There are also trivia games (Wednesday), steak night (Thursday), darts and video poker. Guinness and Abita Amber drafts and shots are the most-ordered drinks. Open daily. Smoking: yes. Happy hour noon-7 p.m. 618 Homedale St., 488-5519

McNulty's Bitter End

Irish coffee, Irish Car Bombs, Guinness beer and Stella drafts are the defining drinks at this neighborhood bar, which has live music occasionally. A jukebox, trivia games, a dart board, pool table, video poker, free Wi-Fi and TVs showing sports provide entertainment. The bar soon will open a kitchen serving Memphis-style barbecue. Open Mon.-Sat. Smoking: yes. 5129 Canal Blvd., 324-3642

The Steak Knife Restaurant & Bar

A popular restaurant and local gathering place, The Steak Knife has a front bar with 18 chairs and white cloth-draped tables to accommodate another 40. Try the signature brandy Alexander freeze to get a start on dessert. The restaurant's full menu of appetizers, steaks and seafood is available at the bar. Open Mon.-Sat. Smoking: patio only. 888 Harrison Ave., 488-8981 or 488-3229; www.steakkniferestaurant.com

Studio A

Located in the back of The Steak Knife Restaurant, this music club features live jazz, rock 'n' roll, '60s music and more on Friday nights, including Luther Kent, Mo' Jelly and Matt Johnson. Sip on a cocktail and dance, or watch sports on TV. Open Fri. Smoking: patio only. Video poker, free Wi-Fi. 888 Harrison Ave., 488-3229 or 488-8981; www.steakkniferestaurant.com

Zachary's By the Lake

Watch your favorite sporting event while you toss back a couple of cold ones at this restaurant bar, or enjoy your libations on one of two patios. The restaurant's full menu of American and seafood dishes is available. Ladies' Afternoon Delight features monthly drink specials from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday. Open daily. Smoking: patio only. 7224 Pontchartrain Blvd., 872-9832; www.zacharysbythelake.com

Comments (2)

Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment
 

Add a comment