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Kajun's Pub

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Address: 2256 St. Claude Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
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+1 504-947-3735
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New Orleans' premier karaoke bar. Karaoke 7 nights a week 9 pm - when it...

New Orleans' premier karaoke bar. Karaoke 7 nights a week 9 pm - when it ends... Over 60,000 songs to choose from. An automated kiosk for signing up. Smokeeters installed in the bar remove all the smokiness. Best alcohol selection, great prices, great fun.

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Lovely place, I had a good time!

This is a small neighborhood bar, but it has a great feel to it. First thing (NOT a complaint) if you're going for the karaoke it doesn't start until 8:00 pm. The web site and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 December 2016
mckinleyh2014
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Vicksburg, Mississippi
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Vicksburg, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

This is a small neighborhood bar, but it has a great feel to it. First thing (NOT a complaint) if you're going for the karaoke it doesn't start until 8:00 pm. The web site and sign boards say 5:00 starting time which is incorrect. You will get excellent service with lots of warm smiles from the lovely Ashley tending the... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

If you want a bar that's low-key and you like karaoke, you will enjoy Kajun's. We went to this bar late on a Saturday night in August, which is the off season for New Orleans. It was maybe 11pm when we got there and I think we left around 3:30am. The whole time we were at the bar there were... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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6 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

I just found out that I have been banned from this bar for leaving negative feedback on yelp. The review was not about the bar or bartenders but, solely, about the DJ. I've been going to Kajun's longer than the DJ in question has been working there. This all boils down to poor business ethics. I know that Kajun's did... More 

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Thank Halen13420
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015

Let me start off by saying that I love hanging out at this bar. I'm not really a person to go out and spend long periods of time in bars, but there's something about Kajun's (Maybe the bar staff, the always available karaoke, or the general good crowd that always finds it's way here) that makes me love coming to... More 

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Lake Charles.LA
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2014

I was looking for something to do with my wife and friends on a Sunday afternoon, and after looking at the WWOZ live music calendar, I thought this place might be fun. Boy was I right!! Rooster and The Chickenhawks is the name of the band that was playing, and they were a blast. My group is 45-55 years old...there... More 

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Kansas City MO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2014

I had to meet Joan after I read about her in Dan Baums book "nine lives" we bought another copy of the book and the music CD that I am enjoying now. She graciously signed both for us. We went during the day so it was quiet but for me after reading and re reading the book, it was a... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

Your nice, typical hole in the wall. Good drink prices (about $5-6 for a well, if I remember correctly). An awesome mix of people. I went on a Friday and a Tuesday and there were good crowds both nights. Karaoke starts at around 9 or 10. I was disappointed Friday because I called and was told that karaoke started at... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2013

I have been to Kajun's about 4 times, most recently for the Chewbaccus parade which marched right outside! I absolutely LOVE the staff, David, Joanne, & bartender Dustin. Being solo and wanting to find a safe local place to hang out, I was thankful to find this spot, where I am always greeted with a smile and a hug. :)... More 

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David B, General Manager at Kajun's Pub, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! Our goal is to make everyone feel welcome! I am so glad we are doing our job. We still work hard to do better. More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2013

Great bloody marys whenever you want them. 24/7. Friendly, pleasant neighborhood pub. New fancy jukebox so Karoke can go on at 7:00 a.m. if you want (though I'd make sure it's O.K. with your fellow patrons). A jewel on St. Claude and not far from the French Quarter.

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David B, Manager at Kajun's Pub, responded to this review

Mark, thank you so much for your kind review! I am so glad you enjoyed your stay in New Orleans and especially your visit to Kajun's Pub. More 

Margaret River, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2012

What can I say? This place is awesome! Great staff, people and drinks. Not to mention the karaoke is great! Being just down the road from our accomodation almost made it too conveniant. We were there nearly every night! Highly reccomended - a must when in New Orleans!

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