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Maple Leaf Bar

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Address: 8316 Oak St, New Orleans, LA 70118-2044
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15:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Sat 15:00 - 03:00
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Popular college hangout known for its live funk, jazz, blues and rock...

Popular college hangout known for its live funk, jazz, blues and rock music.

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Tuesday night REBIRTH Brass Band! Amazing!

Tuesday nights the Rebirth Brass Band plays here. You MUST get there early or expect to stand in a LONG line! This band is phenomenal and they have even played live for the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Tuesday nights the Rebirth Brass Band plays here. You MUST get there early or expect to stand in a LONG line! This band is phenomenal and they have even played live for the Obama family and won a Grammy! A must see in my opinion if you visit NOLA! Check them out and you wont be disappointed!

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Jackson, MS
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was great. The music area of the Bar is very small and can be cramped. I went to see George Porter, Jr. on a Monday night. This was some of the best music I've ever heard. Music is kinda loud...if you are sensitive to loud music you may want to bring some ear plugs. But overall the place... More 

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Naperville, Illinois, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

An incredibly popular band, Rebirth Brass has played at the Maple Leaf Bar every Tuesday since 1990. If you hate full body contact with strangers, wait until after the first set (around 12:15am) to attend. Regulars love to dance and drink and will move in a way that will clear enough dance floor for their special moves. Rebirth is a... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Visited this venue on a Tuesday evening to watch Rebirth and was completely satisfied. The picture in my head of a NOLA venue before I came was perfectly fulfilled. It was hot, humid, and muggy inside. The drinks were stiff. It was packed. The music was impossibly funky. It was a community affair. It was exactly what I hoped it... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch. Restaurant has a German influence and serves some food in this style. Food and service were good. Price is fair - $18 per person (including tax AND gratuity). Would go back again for sure.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Maple Leaf is well known to have great local musicians in a small setting. You could almost reach out and touch them you can get so close. The bar is nothing fancy to be sure. It's a place to get a standard cocktail or beer and listen to some great music. And very inexpensive. Much better experience than Tipatina's because... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

My friend and I were in NOLA for my birthday and wanted to go somewhere "local" and this place definitely fit the bill. It is a bit of a hike from the French Quarter, but totally worth it. We went on a Sunday night when they were having a crawfish boil - $10 for all you could eat, there was... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Every Tuesday, rebirth plays for $20 at the door (which is a bit of a ripoff) that's the staple , along with it being a very old bar and a new Orleans classic it also has a great atmosphere and feels as if you are In the heart of NO , because well... You are. The drinks I had were... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Came solely to see the Rebirth Brass Band……… Great music, funky sweaty dimly lit crowded local bar scene…..lots of fun! Pretty much standing room only! If you come to Nola….don't miss it! $20 cash at door…….. Party!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

The bar tender Kiss was awesome. We were told by locals to go there for a drink and then next store for dinner. Both places were great. Kiss even went over and put our name on the waiting list for us. Tuesday nights they have an amazing brass jazz band.

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