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- Extra Phones:
Phone: (504) 865-7579
- Payment method:
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- Black Pearl, Uptown - Carrollton
Cooter Brown's Tavern & Oyster Bar
Cooter Browns Tavern Inc
- Taverns, Bars, Cocktail Lounges, Sports Bars, Bar & Grills, Night Clubs, Restaurants
- Other Information:
Parking: Street, Valet
Bike Parking: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Takes Reservations: No
Outdoor Seating: Yes
Price Range : Average
Today, I had some oysters from the raw bar.
I was shocked to see little worms slithering about the oysters within the half-shell. The shucker said had seen them before but couldn't tell me anything about them. He didn't offer to refund my money. He said ""It's sea-life, dude."" Another employee tossed in the cliche ""Extra protein!"" Well, I think I'll pass on their oysters from now on. The beer is good, and I'll stick to that.
This college bar is still worth going to for many reasons, but do not forget to bring an ID (only place in New Orleans that will card). Get a passport and try to go around the world sampling a beer from every country, or pick up a platter of the largest oysters this side of paradise. You can pass the time munching, or if youre still standing after going around the world, you can shoot a game of pool. Dont forget to order cheese fries on the side.
This is one of New Olreans better sp...view moreorts bars.view less
The beer menu here is impressive, Nirvana for aficionados of foreign brews both popular and obscure. The plain-spoken, picnic-table feel of the main room is conducive to casual, chatty conversation, and the gaming area provides its share of diversions. The big drawback? Fighting your way through the throngs of (mostly) college kids at the bar to order your drink of choice requires triathlon-level endurance and ""Survivor""-style ruthlessness. Also a good place for cheese fries and othe...view morer sturdy bar grub.view lessProvided by Citysearch