Avenue Pub | New Orleans, Louisiana
RateBeer
Places > United States > Louisiana > New Orleans

Avenue Pub
World Class based on 82 ratings
Type: Bar

1732 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, Louisiana United States 70130 [ print map ]
504 586 9243

theavenuepub.com | facebook | twitter | food menu | beer menu

Hours: 24/7


Mayor: djd07 (8) | Affiliated user(s) here Avenuepub | Taps: 49 | Bottles: 150


Avenue Pub

Create a free account for these features:
Edit This Place | Add Event Here



Beer Available At Avenue Pub (arranged by most recent)
Evil Twin Bikini Beer 84, Gnarly Barley Korova Milk Porter , SPB Jack the Sipper , Pretty Things Barbapapa 96, Evil Twin I Love You With My Stout 99, Birrificio del Ducato Kiss Me Lipsia 95, Dieu du Ciel Pťchť Mortel 100, Cantillon Cuvťe Florian 100, Evil Twin / Intangible Ales Sour Bikini 96, Dieu du Ciel Solstice dí…tť aux Framboises 99, Struise Weltmerz 93, Sierra Nevada Flipside Red IPA 95, Magic Rock Dark Arts Barrel Aged (Red Wine) 95, Wild Beer Epic Saison 88, Lambickx Kriek (Zenne Valley, Private Domain) 99, HaandBryggeriet Odinís Tipple 99, North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve Brandy Barrel 100, Evil Twin Hop Flood 96, Terrapin / Green Flash Tangerine Dreamsicle 74, 40 Arpent Red Beans & Rice Ale
More Beers Available Here
add beers to this location Sign in to add beer    |    Sign in to edit availabile beers    |    Print Shelftags    |    Customize Shelftags



82 reviews for Avenue Pub
 Ambiance  83%
 Service  82%
 Selection  92%
 Food  82%
 Value  83%
 Overall  90%
 Rating  98%
90+
80
70
60
50-
Rating Distribution


96
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
OldChuffy  (17) | March 22, 2011
This place is amazing. Easily one of the best beer bars Iíve ever been in. Great selection (two different bars, with different offerings) and a comfortable location inside a large house. Well worth the trip to NOLA.
96
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 19/20
rcr484  (11) | December 15, 2009
First off, you should know the Avenue Pub is THE place to see parades at Mardi Gras. Its location doesnít have the family concentration seen at the beginning of the routes, so thereís a decidedly adult atmosphere. That said, this place, even when packed, has all the right stuff. Itís no snobby beer bar, either. The staff is extremely knowledgeable in the brews, especially the selections on tap. They rotate through seasonal flavors, sometimes with unfiltered choices. Thereís an above-average liquor selection as well, should you want that beer as a chaser. Or vice versa. The bar food speaks for itself (cheese fries!). Itís pretty much a 24 hour operation, too, so youíre never late. Youíre never underdressed either, as this is the most casual of joints.
94
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 20/20
LSUPT  (10) Louisiana | October 7, 2011
Absolutely love this place. Great atmosphere even though it is occasionally frequented by many BMC and liquor drinkers, with great service. Itís a 24 hour a day bar so sure you might get attitude sometimes but itís a pub and the service is a hell of a lot better than anywhere else in town. Clean up after yourselves itís not that hard! Great selection, occasiona; rarities and the best Cantillon selection around. Food is phenomenal even by New Orleans standards. Often adventurous with classic favorites, every selection on the menu lives up your expectations. Fried Red Beans and rice wantons to Grilled Cheese, not your conventional grilled cheese by the way, are all awesome. Pretty average prices. Overall, this is the only bat for any beer aficionado in New Orleans or visiting the city.
94
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 18/20
Brigadier  (281) Clevelandish, Ohio | March 23, 2012
IF you visit New Orleans donít go to the French Quarter looking for a beer bar. Turn around 180 degrees and make your way here. It may look a bit like a dive bar but the tap list, food, and atmosphere make this one of the best places Iíve ever been.

For the sampler you can pay by the ounce which means even if you get flights your final tab will be less than two drinks on Bourbon Street. If you want full pours the servers will give you generous 16 ounce pours in most cases. Either way the bang for the buck is second to none and thatís not even during Happy Hour when beers are $2.00 off.

Finally the food - I did not have high expectations but my meal may have been one of the best affordable options in town. Between the burgers, appetizers, and other options there is something for everyone. This is not a place to miss if you are in New Orleans.
94
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
beeriebeerbeer  (1) | December 16, 2009
Great place. Discovered it a few months back and go there with friends. Everyone loves it. Some of the beer is very well looked after indeed. Range is excellent.
94
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 19/20
ElGaucho  (231) Minnetonka, Minnesota | September 14, 2010
Avenue Pub was not on the beer map last time I was in New Orleans, a few months before Katrina. At that time, the City was a veritable beer wasteland outside of d.b.a. What a wonderful addition to the City and more specifically to the beer scenes of both New Orleans and of the South in general. A $1.25 street car ride from the edge of the French Quarter (Canal & St. Charles), AP has several different areas depending upon your mood: a more standard downstairs bar, an outdoor patio, an upstairs bar, and an outdoor upstairs balcony. What sets AP above other beer bars is the breadth and uniqueness of its selection and the fact that the tap selection is continually turning over almost completely. On this visit upstairs was a selection of 5 different Brooklyn Brewing beers, an aged Old Rasputin, and a newly tapped cask (tapped special because my group promised theyíd put a dent in it!) of Stone Sublimely Self-Righteous Ale. Polly, the owner, clearly has a high standard for whatís sheís willing to put on tap at Avenue Pub and it shows in the quality of the selection. I didnít have a chance to have any food, but all my buddies did. They and others I spoke to said the food is very good. As others have said, a truly canít miss place when anywhere near New Orleans!
94
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 19/20
alexsdad06  (34) Ohio | August 24, 2013
A short trolley ride from where we were staying. Multiple levels, tons of bottles and a great selection on draft. After choosing a pint we moved onto the balcony for a relaxing evening on the upper deck. Will definitely go back.
94
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 20/20
CardiacNP  (5) Schriever, Louisiana | February 20, 2012| Updated April 16, 2013
Great place for great beers. Servers know the Beer.
94
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
jbruner  (120) Athens, Georgia | February 12, 2013| Updated December 24, 2013
It was Mardi Gras, and the bar was open 24 hours a day for the week, so understandably it was a little dirty when I went at 2am, and the upstairs was not open. Otherwise, nice old school pub vibe with lots of wood and nothing too cluttered. Service was a little sub par, but again I would imagine they had all been there for a while at that point. I got more knowledge from the cook and a guy sitting next to me than the bartenders. Selection was pretty awesome, a lot of rare stuff and stuff you canít get anywhere else, including a pilsener brewed solely for Avenue Pub (unfortunately I did not get to try it). Food was decent, pub grub with a slightly modern feel, but still greasy and really only good if youíre drunk. Beers were a little pricey, but again probably due to the fact that they could only do 16oz plastic cups during Mardi Gras. Great place to find good beer compared to the rest of New Orleans, though. Definitely want to try and head back again. Update: went for Zwanze day and I could not be more impressed with service and the selection. Awesome place.
92
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
TheSkiz  (1) , | December 6, 2014
My favorite beer bars in my favorite city. Send upstairs on the deck and check out iconic St. Charles, where the parade goes by every Mardi Gras.

What's Your Opinion?
Add your review


Checked In



Proximity Map

View Proximity Map
Print Travel Map

WiFi
Children
Patio
Proper Glassware
Seasonals
Real Ales
Singles
Growlers
Edit Info | Add an Event  
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50