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best music venue in new orleans,

Hands down the best...great acts, great bar, and great people. it is an icon not to be missed. BE... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
New Orleans, Louisiana
Famous NOLA music venue

Tipitina’s is a classic NOLA place to listen to live music & get drinks. Most of their shows are... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana
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501 Napoleon Ave, New Orleans, LA 70115-1546
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+1 504-895-8477
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hands down the best...great acts, great bar, and great people. it is an icon not to be missed. BE SURE TO RUB PROF. LONGHAIR'S BUST ON YOUR WAY IIN.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lilbanjo
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Tipitina’s is a classic NOLA place to listen to live music & get drinks. Most of their shows are 21+ but it depends. They have a large standing area to watch, both on the floor and in the balcony area. It is popular with people...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank rowan816
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The music changes every night but you will always have fun. The cover to get in ranges from a few buck to a little more of a commitment (say $20?) but it’s worth the cost. You might also get to see a surprise guest don...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Kencho2014
Reviewed 25 June 2018

A great place to capture the long history of zydeco and NOLA music. Unfortunately, not open to my grandson, who is 18. The manager, Mary, showed us around anyway. The bar dominates the interior.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank aphrab
Reviewed 20 June 2018

A welcome respite after a long day in the New Orleans heat. Strong sound system, full bar with good beers, eclectic selection of local musicians. A local stronghold since the 70s, it's located in a neighborhood about a 15-minute bus ride from the French Quarter....More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank jhdowell
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Fun night! Got here about 9.30 band did not come on until 10. People were friendly. Bar people were great. Good range of drinks. Main band did not come on until midnight- little disappointed it was so late as I had an early flight so...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank triotrois
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Great concert featuring Billy Gibbons from ZZ Top, Michael McDonald from the Doobie Brothers, the Neville Brothers and more. Loved how when people passing by asked who was playing, the security guards answered...”EVERYONE!!”

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank hrs314
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome venue for live show, easy to locate, easy to park. Entrance was ease, and setup was great. Sound was amazing. Def would go see another show here!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mariah H
Reviewed 25 May 2017

No trip to New Orleans with them be complete without a visit to Tipitina's. Great music, New Orleans style, along with a great place to drink. Clearly one of my favorite places I've ever been

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank msmallwood
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We saw North Mississippi All-stars. They rocked but was equally or more impressed with the venue. We got there early, saw the opening act, and grabbed a spot upstairs. Close to washroom, bar and with GREAT view of stage. Sound was good and just the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank SJH234
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picture perfect avenues lined with live oaks loaded
down with Spanish moss, and a wealth of beautiful
churches and many more architectural marvels. Even a
brief excursion here makes plain why it’s called the
Garden District. So, when you visit be sure to give
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4 May 2018|
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Response from Mariah H | Reviewed this property |
No, generally Tipitina's does not serve food.
24 January 2018|
Response from Mariah H | Reviewed this property |
In New Orleans, anything is possible.
29 January 2017|
Response from Brian M | Reviewed this property |
If you see "Cajun Fais Do-do", then there is dancing, and it's a great time! My wife and I were there around 6 years ago and were schooled by plenty of mature people who were happy to show us a step or two and get us on... More