New Orleans Nightclubs

Looking For The Best Nightclubs in New Orleans?

Whether you're a local or a visitor, you won't need to be told that Nola is an incredible party destination. From the world-famous, bustling French Quarter to the beautiful Marigny, the entire city is scattered with some of the best venues in the world. With so much to choose from, we took it upon ourselves to provide you with a comprehensive list of the best nightclubs in New Orleans. Whether you like to rock the dance floor at one of the city's most exclusive venues or you prefer a club that's a bit more tucked away from the mainstream, you'll be sure to find it here. Just read on for some tips on how to browse the site, and get ready for a great night out!

The list below is automatically sorted by popularity so that you can stay informed about the most talked about spots in town. You can also sort the list alphabetically if you prefer. On the left-hand side of the page you'll find a bunch of neighborhood filters that you can use to only view venues within a certain part of town. Simply click on the neighborhood where you'd like to party, and the list will be automatically update itself.

Once you've found a venue that you're interested in, make sure you click on it to see its full listing. This includes all the info you could need in order to get a feel for the place and decide whether it is for you, including plenty of photos and reviews, a detailed description, tips on how to get on the guest list, dress code information, and lot's more. We also recommend you check out the list of upcoming events at that particular club, which you'll find at the bottom of the venue listing.

But that's enough from us; go ahead and use the site for yourself. Organize with your friends, get browsing, and get ready to party at some of the best nightclubs in New Orleans.

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Larry Flynt’s Hustler Club

225 Bourbon St, New Orleans, Louisiana (French Quarter) United States


Larry Flint's Hustler Club is an exclusive strip club located in the bustling French Quarter. It is the perfect place to enjoy top-shelf liquor and take in a captivating show by one of the venue's many gorgeous dancers. The venue boasts three separate and serves as the perfect setting for birthdays and bachelor parties. Click here for more info. [more]

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Cat’s Meow

701 Bourbon St, New Orleans, Louisiana (French Quarter) United States

504 - 523-2788

The World Famous Cats Meow first opened its doors in December of 1989. At the time, karaoke in America was in it's infancy and we were one of the first bars to try out the new entertainment concept. In less than a year, Cats Meow became the largest "on premise" account for both Miller and Budweiser products in the New Orleans area. A year later, [more]

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800 Bourbon St, New Orleans, Louisiana (French Quarter) United States

504 - 593-9491

Oz is New Orleans' premier gay bar and club. Come for the great party atmosphere and stay for the hot gogo dancers, drag shows, and techno party beats. Oz also hosts tons of themed nights, including service industry night, half-priced happy hour, and College night. The club has two floors with a balcony overlooking the dance floor. [more]

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Masquerade Night Club

8 Canal St, New Orleans, Louisiana (Central Business District) United States

504 - 533 - 6139

Be in the center of it all! In the heart of Harrah’s New Orleans is Masquerade, a hip gathering spot with a pulsing vibe you don’t want to miss. Voted # 27 in Nightclub & Bar Magazine’s Top 100 Nightclubs—Masquerade is the place to be. Join your friends here for a drink at the city’s coolest bar. Dance to the pulse of the top DJ’s in [more]

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Spirits On Bourbon

615 Bourbon St, New Orleans, Louisiana (French Quarter) United States


A stop at Spirits on Bourbon isn’t complete without a shot on Edward’s Barber Chair! Why a barber chair? Spirits was formerly owned by Edward DeBoire who had a rather successful tonsorium business here.Unfortunately, the free flowing drinks and beautiful Creole ladies called to Edward in a most unnatural way! He met a rather tragic death at [more]

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The Howlin’ Wolf

907 S Peters St, New Orleans, Louisiana (Lower Garden District) United States

504 - 529-5844

The Howlin' Wolf is a music venue, bar and restaurant that's been around since 1988. Both international and local performers have graced the stage, including the Foo Fighters, Bare Naked Ladies, and Jimmy Page, among others. Inside The Howlin' Wolf you will find The Den, the venue's bar and restaurant, with a great selection beers and tasty food [more]

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601 Tchoupitoulas St, New Orleans, Louisiana (Warehouse District) United States


With rooms full of arcade machines and menu full of craft beer, Barcadia creates a space for patrons to enjoy childhood games while sipping grownup drinks. The sprawling Warehouse District bar boasts a collection of vintage arcade games, from Tron and Galaga to The Simpsons and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, along with Skee-Ball, oversized sets [more]

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Bacchanal Wine

600 Poland Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana (Bywater) United States

504 - 948 - 9111

Bacchanal is a wine laboratory where food music and culture collude with Holy Vino to create the most unique evenings you will ever experience in New Orleans Ninth Ward. We open at 11 am and we usually close around midnight, seven days a week. We feature live music in the courtyard seven nights a week-weather permitting. [more]