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HAYRIDE SCANDAL

4.9
4.9
13 Reviews
$30 and under
Cocktail Bar

Every nook has a story, every cranny a past.
Where way back when meets right this second. The cure for the common bar. A new twist on legendary libations.

Whisk{e}y and Cocktail bar. You will find unique and old favorite cocktails in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.

Hidden away amid the bustle of Baton Rouge is Hayride Scandal.

A living, loving tribute to the heyday of mayhem. To our loyal patrons, we’re known for our intoxicating atmosphere, eclectic music, compelling beer list and tantalizing menu.

But, what we’re famous for is our whiskey-forward craft cocktails

Culled from original recipes and reimagined for the modern-day palate.

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  • Dining style

    Casual Elegant

  • Cuisines

    Cocktail Bar, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service

  • Hours of operation

    Mon–Sat 4:00 pm–2:00 am
    Sun 4:00 pm–12:00 am

  • Phone number

    (225) 400-9677

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Business Casual

  • Neighborhood

    Baton Rouge

  • Cross street

    Corporate and College Dr.

  • Parking details

    Ample free parking and well lit parking directly in front of Hayride Scandal!

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitizing

    • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
    • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
    • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
    • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Physical distancing

    • Limited number of seated diners
    • Distancing maintained in common areas
    • Extra space between tables
  • Protective equipment

    • Waitstaff wear masks
    • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
  • Screening

    • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

Menu

House Standards

  • Smooth Criminal$11.00

    Jameson, Glenlivet 12yr, Carpano Antica vermouth, saffron black pepper syrup, orange bitters

    • Oaxaca Old Fashioned$11.00

      Reposado tequila, añejo mezcal, angostura bitters, xocolatl mole bitters, agave nectar, flamed orange peel

      • White Walker$11.00

        Rhum Barbancourt 8yr, sage, whole egg, sugar, xocolatl mole bitters

        • Antonio Bananaderas$11.00

          Aged Rum, banana liqueur, sherry, raw sugar, nutmeg

          Cocktails from Your Bartenders

          • Chocolate Debris$11.00

            Mezcal, agave, coconut, chocolate, basil & lime

            • Rye Baby$10.00

              Sazerac Rye, pear, lemon, honey, & cinnamon

              • Saturnalia$10.00

                Genepy, Poblano spice, passion fruit, lemon, almond and allspice

                • Caipirinha Seasonal$11.00

                  Rum Agricolte, grapefruit, basil & sugar

                  Classics and Riffs

                  • Sazerac$10.00

                    Whiskey, sugar, absinthe, Peychaud's & Angostura bitters

                    • Mules$10.00

                      Vodka, gin, or whiskey... lime, ginger beer

                      • Blood and Sand$12.00

                        Blended scotch, Cherry Heering, sweet vermouth, orange juice

                        • Caipirinha$10.00

                          Cachaca, lime & sugar

                          • Pimm's Cup$10.00

                            Gin, Pimm's No 1, lemon, lime, ginger ale, sugar, cucumber

                            • Aviation$11.00

                              Gin, maraschino liqueur, creme de violette & lemon

                              • The Sour$10.00

                                Whiskey, Rum, or Brandy...Lemon, sugar, egg white & bitters

                                • Paper Plane$10.00

                                  Buffalo Trace, Aperol, Amaro Nonino, lemon juice

                                  • Sidecar$12.00

                                    Cognac, Cointreau, sugar, lemon

                                    Bubbles and Booze

                                    • Champagne Cocktail$9.00

                                      Sparkling wine, bitters soaked sugar cube, orange peel

                                      • Silk Stockings$10.00

                                        Lavender-infused Gin, orange liqueuer, citrus, sugar, bitters, rosé

                                        • Venetian Spritz$9.00

                                          Aperol or Campari, prosecco, club soda, olive or orange

                                          • French 75$10.00

                                            Cognac or gin, sparkling wine, lemon juice, sugar

                                            • Negroni Sbagliato$9.00

                                              Campari and sweet vermouth topped with prosecco

                                              Domestic

                                              • Bud Light$4.00

                                                • Miller High Life Pony$2.00

                                                  • Michelob Ultra$4.00

                                                    • Budweiser$4.00

                                                      • Miller Lite$4.00

                                                        • PBR$3.50

                                                          • Dixie$4.00

                                                            American Craft

                                                            • Bells Two Hearted IPA$5.00

                                                              • Gnarley Barley Korova Milk Porter$5.00

                                                                • Rogue Hazlenut Brown Ale$5.00

                                                                  • Clown Shoes Clementine$5.00

                                                                    • Parish Envie American Pale Ale$5.00

                                                                      • Saint Arnold Oktoberfest$4.50

                                                                        • Dogfish 90 Minute IPA$7.00

                                                                          • Parish Ghost in the Machine$7.50

                                                                            • Southern Prohibition Crowd Control IPA$7.00

                                                                              • Finch Tacocat Kettle Sour Ale$5.00

                                                                                • Parish Canebrake$5.00

                                                                                  • Urban South Paradise Park$6.50

                                                                                    • Gnarly Barley Jucifer$5.00

                                                                                      • Prairie Twist Farmhouse Ale$7.50

                                                                                        • Wasatch Apricot Hefeweizen$5.50

                                                                                          International Beers

                                                                                          • Peroni - Italy$5.00

                                                                                            • Guinness - Ireland$6.00

                                                                                              • Innis and Gunn Rum Oak-Aged Ale - Scotland$6.50

                                                                                                • Warsteiner Dunkel - Germany$5.00

                                                                                                  • Pacifico - Mexico$5.00

                                                                                                    Shot and a Beer

                                                                                                    Hats off to the designated driver and others who are looking for a non-alcoholic option. Do not limit yourself to sodas! Ask your bartender for mocktail suggestions

                                                                                                    • From Dublin to County Cork$18.00

                                                                                                      ½ oz each of 4 Jameson Irish Whiskeys: Jameson, Black Barrel, Caskmates & Cooper's Croze. Accompanied by Guinness & Parish Envie

                                                                                                      • Barley & Corn$8.00

                                                                                                        PBR & Benchmark Bourbon

                                                                                                        • Green with Envie$12.00

                                                                                                          Parish Envie & Green Chartreuse

                                                                                                          • Southern Riot$12.00

                                                                                                            Crowd Control IPA & Sazerac Rye Whiskey

                                                                                                            • The Cool Cat$9.00

                                                                                                              Tacocat & Cimmaron Tequila

                                                                                                              • Easy Way Out$9.00

                                                                                                                Bud Light & Jameson

                                                                                                                • Sweet Clementine$11.00

                                                                                                                  Clown Shoes Clementine & Licor 43

                                                                                                                  • Fernetaboutit$10.00

                                                                                                                    Miller Lite & Fernet Branca

                                                                                                                    • Hopscotch$12.00

                                                                                                                      Bells Two Hearted IPA & Famous Grouse

                                                                                                                      • Who Dat?$10.00

                                                                                                                        Dixie & Bayou Silver

                                                                                                                        • Robyn's First Sip$6.00

                                                                                                                          Miller High Life Pony & Angostura Amaro

                                                                                                                          Snacks, Nibbles and Bites

                                                                                                                          • Roasted Spiced Nuts$5.00

                                                                                                                            Cashews roasted with spices and fresh rosemary

                                                                                                                            • Laura's L'oven Boozy Cupcakes$8.00

                                                                                                                              Last updated: August 8, 2020

                                                                                                                              What 13 people are saying

                                                                                                                              Overall ratings and reviews

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                                                                                                                              4.9
                                                                                                                              4.9 based on all time ratings
                                                                                                                              • 4.3Food
                                                                                                                              • 4.8Service
                                                                                                                              • 4.7Ambience
                                                                                                                              • 4.6Value

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                                                                                                                              1. OT

                                                                                                                                OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                New Orleans

                                                                                                                                1 review

                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                1 review

                                                                                                                                Dined on October 9, 2021

                                                                                                                                overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                Great time

                                                                                                                              2. OT

                                                                                                                                OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                Baton Rouge

                                                                                                                                1 review

                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                1 review

                                                                                                                                Dined on August 6, 2021

                                                                                                                                overall5food3service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                Great experience ,Hand crafted drinks ,nice atmosphere ;don’t even talk about a friendly staff. My wife love it . Totally recommend this place if you want go out in a group and want to have a chat or just with a date ,this place will make a good impression.

                                                                                                                              3. GQ

                                                                                                                                GreggQ

                                                                                                                                New York Area

                                                                                                                                5 reviews

                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                5 reviews

                                                                                                                                Dined on March 6, 2021

                                                                                                                                overall5food5service4ambience5

                                                                                                                                Very cool spot for drinks. Went prior to walking to Sullivan’s for dinner. Great ambiance and drinks!

                                                                                                                              4. CP

                                                                                                                                CodyP

                                                                                                                                Baton Rouge

                                                                                                                                2 reviews

                                                                                                                                vip
                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                2 reviews

                                                                                                                                Dined on February 27, 2021

                                                                                                                                overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                Best drinks and atmosphere in Baton Rouge!!!!!!!!!

                                                                                                                              5. s

                                                                                                                                shiner

                                                                                                                                New Orleans

                                                                                                                                9 reviews

                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                9 reviews

                                                                                                                                Dined on February 14, 2021

                                                                                                                                overall5food4service5ambience4

                                                                                                                                It was a cold night and they were very accommodating had an extra heater along with blankets made it enjoyable. Even made us a delicious boozy hot chocolate that was a drink we asked for and they created it for us

                                                                                                                              6. OT

                                                                                                                                OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                Baton Rouge

                                                                                                                                13 reviews

                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                13 reviews

                                                                                                                                Dined on January 31, 2021

                                                                                                                                overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                Best old fashioned in BR.

                                                                                                                              7. T

                                                                                                                                Tommy

                                                                                                                                New Orleans

                                                                                                                                2 reviews

                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                2 reviews

                                                                                                                                Dined on December 31, 2020

                                                                                                                                overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                Excellent hand-crafted cocktails and friendly, professional service!

                                                                                                                              8. m

                                                                                                                                mgp1981

                                                                                                                                New Orleans

                                                                                                                                320 reviews

                                                                                                                                vip
                                                                                                                                4.0

                                                                                                                                320 reviews

                                                                                                                                Dined on December 19, 2020

                                                                                                                                overall4food4service4ambience5

                                                                                                                                Our waitress was lovely but she was Very busy so it took a while to get our first drink. I wish there was more heat lamps because it was pretty cool where we were sitting. I also wish that it stated it was only outdoor seating on the app.

                                                                                                                              9. BG

                                                                                                                                BigG

                                                                                                                                New England

                                                                                                                                26 reviews

                                                                                                                                4.0

                                                                                                                                26 reviews

                                                                                                                                Dined on December 15, 2020

                                                                                                                                overall4food4service4ambience4

                                                                                                                                This was a nice place to have some drinks the friends. The place had good service. I would say it is worth giving it a shot to get your group together. I had to rate food, but we had no food order so my rating is just here so I could comment.

                                                                                                                              10. NW

                                                                                                                                NoelW

                                                                                                                                Baton Rouge

                                                                                                                                4 reviews

                                                                                                                                vip
                                                                                                                                4.0

                                                                                                                                4 reviews

                                                                                                                                Dined on December 12, 2020

                                                                                                                                overall4food1service5ambience1

                                                                                                                                Outside seating only! I wish I would have known this before arrival. It was freezing outside. We basically sat at a table right night to the parking lot. Super trashy.

                                                                                                                              11. D

                                                                                                                                Darian

                                                                                                                                New Orleans

                                                                                                                                9 reviews

                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                9 reviews

                                                                                                                                Dined on November 10, 2020

                                                                                                                                overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                Hayride is my go-to bar/food venue! The bartenders are really awesome and friendly. Drinks are always great, too. Would recommend this place to anyone for any meeting, birthday, date, or whatever else!

                                                                                                                              12. JH

                                                                                                                                JeremyH

                                                                                                                                Baton Rouge

                                                                                                                                1 review

                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                1 review

                                                                                                                                Dined on November 7, 2020

                                                                                                                                overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                Awesome unique bar. Unlike any other in Baton Rouge

                                                                                                                              13. SC

                                                                                                                                SmaktCat

                                                                                                                                1 review

                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                1 review

                                                                                                                                Dined on November 2, 2020

                                                                                                                                overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                Experience was outstanding. Service great. Staff and customers we're good about masking.

                                                                                                                              FAQs

                                                                                                                              HAYRIDE SCANDAL is rated 4.9 stars by 13 OpenTable diners

                                                                                                                              Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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                                                                                                                              Google Map for HAYRIDE SCANDAL

                                                                                                                              5110 Corporate Blvd Ste B Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2501

                                                                                                                              • Cross street

                                                                                                                                Corporate and College Dr.

                                                                                                                              • Neighborhood

                                                                                                                                Baton Rouge

                                                                                                                              • Hours of operation

                                                                                                                                Mon–Sat 4:00 pm–2:00 am
                                                                                                                                Sun 4:00 pm–12:00 am

                                                                                                                              • Cuisines

                                                                                                                                Cocktail Bar, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service

                                                                                                                              • Dining style

                                                                                                                                Casual Elegant

                                                                                                                              • Dress code

                                                                                                                                Business Casual

                                                                                                                              • Parking details

                                                                                                                                Ample free parking and well lit parking directly in front of Hayride Scandal!

                                                                                                                              • Payment options

                                                                                                                                AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

                                                                                                                              • Additional

                                                                                                                                Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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