Looking for the best spot to get a martini in New Orleans?
Need a reason to celebrate? Look no further. Sunday, June 19th is National Martini Day. Here are some of the best spots in the city to sit down and start sipping.
It's all in the name. This French Quarter favorite offers quality cocktails year round, and is the perfect place to play for National Martini Day. With several martini options on the regular menu, you can be assured you'll have plenty of choices to pick from for a truly unique and personalized holiday experience.
(830 Conti St, https://bombayclubneworleans.com/)
You can never go wrong with a classic. Commander's Palace is best known for its exquisite entrees and quintessential New Orleans ambience, but it's also renowned for its craft cocktails and killer martinis. Go sip it for yourself this Sunday.
(1403 Washington Ave, https://www.commanderspalace.com/)
A fabulous place to enjoy a drink any day of the year, Bar Marilou certainly knows its stuff when it comes to making a mean martini. Settle into one of their comfy sofas or grab a seat at the bar and get to work celebrating your favorite drink.
(544 Carondelet St, https://www.barmarilou.com/)
A good martini can cure just about anything. This Uptown cocktail classic comes complete with an outdoor patio, tasty bites, and intimate indoor seating. The cozy, low-lit bar area is the perfect place to enjoy a drink, a snack, and a good date.
(4905 Freret, https://www.curenola.com/)
Jewel of the South
Sit outside and soak in the Southern sun at Jewel of the South. Everything on the menu is excellent, but the Jewel Martini never misses. Take yourself out for a drink here, you've earned it.
(1026 St Louis St, https://www.jewelnola.com/)
In search of some New Orleans charm to pair with your martini this Sunday? Antoine's Hermes Bar is the perfect place to get your fix. It also happens to be happy hour from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., for those in search of some bang for their buck.
(725 St Louis St, https://antoines.com/hermes-bar)
The craft cocktails at Bar Tonique are always something to write home about. Head to their park-side location this Sunday to enjoy National Martini Day in utmost style. Rumor has it, it's the best way to kick off the work week.
(820 N Rampart St, https://www.bartonique.com/)
The Tasting Room
Luxuriate with your martini in this lovely Magazine Street lounge and bar. Elevate the experience even further with the Expresso Martini option. Top it off with some of their to-die-for truffle fries, and call it a great night.
(1906 Magazine St, https://www.ttrneworleans.com/)
Who says you can't celebrate National Martini Day at your favorite downtown wine bar? Opening from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Sunday night, this could be the perfect place to spend the evening enjoying a drink in French Quarter.
(720 Orleans St, https://orleansgrapevine.com/)
If the regular martini at this Magazine Street staple wasn't already good enough, the espresso martini makes it even better. A comfortable spot to spend your National Martini Day--at Monkey Hill you just can't go wrong.