House of Blues Restaurant & Bar - New Orleans
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a crisp, golden quarter bird served with our bourbon butter, slaw and roasted garlic mashed potatoes
sautéed chicken, andouille sausage and “holy trinity” (onion, bell peppers & celery) in stewed rice. Add cajun shrimp
BBQ Brisket Nachos
slow-smoked BBQ brisket, house-cut tortilla chips, aged cheddar, avocado, roasted corn salsa, red onion, cotija cheese
Awesome service and awesome place. Look forward to going back.
Great po-boy and nice music. Excellent waitress.
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Got served pretty quickly and the food was really good.
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The service and food fell well below my expectations. Despite the restaurant not being busy at all, it took 20 mins for the waitress to even to approach the table after we were seated. Parts of the order were also delivered incorrectly.
Food wise - other than the voodoo prawns which were acceptable, the overall quality of food was quite lacking especially for the price.
Fried chicken was great.Service could have been better.
Thanks! So glad you liked our fried chicken!
Enjoyed live entertainment of local musician
Due to getting lost, we were running about an hour late for our reservation. It was no problem for them, we were sat immediately. Not very many full tables for a Saturday night. At first, our server was fine, but after our first round of drinks and food arrived, she was MIA. We needed extra condiments and asked at least 4 people who passed our table, still no condiments. We ordered a second round of drinks and it was brought to is with the check. We still hadn’t seen our server nor received our condiments. We asked 2 different people for a manager, no manager showed up. We had a concert that was about to start, so we tipped $1 and went to the music area.
I hope this was just a bad night and not regular service.
Food was good and plentiful. Will most definitely be back!
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Excellent server .... had an amazing time!!! Delicious food! Highly recommend. Will come again. We t to the Prince Experience show. Upgraded to VIP foundation room, Comp glass of champagne, and Leadbelly section. Thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Best time ever!!
Thanks for the positive feedback! Hope to see you again real soon!
I have found myself stopping at House of Blues for several years now when in New Orleans, to enjoy their honey-Fried Chicken...it is delicious! The slaw is good, the cornbread average, but I don't come for the sides. Service excellent, quite a hopping place!
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Amazing time with family
The food was delicious. The local band made dinner even better.
Thanks Casey! We appreciate the positive feedback!
Great service as well as food. Alexis our waitress gave us great ideas for food choices and was super all evening. Management came by also to greet us and make sure our food and service was to our liking.
Thanks Mitzi! We will share your comments with Alexis. Please come back soon.
Service was more than awful. We received our drinks after asking 3 times, they finally came when we got our dinner
I was beyond satisfied. I’m bringing my daughter back this weekend!!! Thanks for the wonderful experience.
Thanks for the 5 star review Melissa! See you soon!
To be honest we did not get a chance to enjoy the food but the app made me rate that section, However the place is a nice spot and it has a nice vibe we were given tickets to a burlesque show however the tickets were very misleading we did not have seats in an order to actually sit down we had to pay an additional $35 for the seats so we just stood in the crowd the show was decent and the drinks were somewhat week for $18 a drink.
Love the House of Blues!
Grear food and the personnel was really helpful when we needed something
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Quick service and friendly staff. Will be back!
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I found out through much investigation and time spent on the phone with opentable tonight that this restaurant made a mistake by altering my reservation, and therefore I was unable to use my $100 opentable rewards gift card once the check came (since apparently altering a reservation messes with the associated rewards card). Even though I did everything I was supposed to, and even confirmed my reservation the day of when the restaurant called, someone at the restaurant mistakenly marked us as “no-shows” at first- then later on went back and marked down that we had actually come in...! I am now out over $100 as I was unable to use the rewards card and had to pay the full bill out of pocket. It’s very unfortunate because my mom, aunt, and I rearranged a lot of plans this week just to make this night happen and use my dining rewards at this restaurant. We are only visiting New Orleans for 3 days. The waitstaff and manager just kept coming back to the table saying the rewards card was declined. I have never had a problem using my dining rewards at any other restaurant in the past 5 years. After speaking with the folks at opentable on the phone and finding out it was a mistake the restaurant staff made with altering my reservation, I find the situation even more upsetting. Opentable is unable to issue me a refund (they just reinstated my points) and I am shocked at how unprofessional and unpleasant my experience was at the House of Blues Restaurant. It ruined 3 peoples’ nights. I wouldn’t recommend it to anyone. Very upsetting experience.
Great music by Cary Hudson. Good service from server John. Good food. Fair price.
Great food and service. We’ll be back
Thanks for the positive feedback!
Best pulled pork sandwich we ever had. No music playing because of the super bowl.
Thanks Merlin! So glad you love our pulled pork sandwich! Please come back soon.
We had great service. Our server, Aspen, was so informative and made great recommendations. She was super polite and really upbeat. Loved her! We ordered the flatbread pizzas and they were delicious. Our margaritas tasted great as well. I'll definitely go again.
Thanks Tracy! We will share your comments with Aspen and we hope to see you soon!
It was not clear that with dinner you could or see a show. But we were able to hear the music. The staff was most attentive.
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We made reservations here to celebrate my wife’s 40th birthday. Service was slow, but we don’t blame the waitress, she had a big section and was really nice. The lack of stars is because of the food. Definitely the worst meal we had during our trip. It’s tough to find a bad meal in New Orleans, but we found it here. Food wasn’t terrible, just really mediocre. We expected more from House of Blues and were bummed that my wife’s birthday dinner was less than great.
The service was great. Absolutely loved The Carolina Mess! This is our new go to place in the quarter!
Thanks for the 5 star review! We will share your comments with the staff. Please come back soon!
Enjoyed listening to Shawana Rice while enjoying great food and fast service.
Thanks for the 5 star review!
Here visiting NOLA for my boyfriends birthday celebration and he is in music theater. The live jazz was lovely and the service and food fantastic. The server even had the artist sing happy birthday to my boyfriend. Thank you HOB
Thanks for the 5 star review! So glad you chose to spend his birthday with us. Please come back soon!
Hearty and delicious meals at reasonable prices. Gracie and her colleague from Utah were extremely kind.
Thanks for the review! We will share your comments with Gracie and the team.
I’ve eaten to HoB about 5-10 times at various locations. This was the 1st time I thought the food wasn’t great.
The servers were great however.
Birthday Dinner - live music so definitely a little loud but great for birthday fun - food was decent but not amazing, server was overloaded but handled it well, very attentive, enjoyed for the time we were there, probably not going back...
Thanks for the feedback. We will share your notes with our team.
Vegan option with the Impossible Burger- a huge plus! Live music and friendly waitress!
Thanks for the 5 star review! Glad you liked our Impossible Burger!
Pulled pork sandwich was excellent. Music was too loud.
Thanks Drew for the feedback and kind words about our pulled pork sandwich. We will share your notes with the Restaurant Director. Please come back soon.
Great ambience. Interesting decor. Very pleasant listening to soft blues while waiting and eating.
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The food was great! We had the gumbo and shrimp po boy. Gabrielle was an amazing server!
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No live music as promised, one overworked waitress, got order wrong, took forever
Great the food was wonderful
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Service was slow.
Thanks so much for the feedback. We apologize about the service being slow but appreciate the 4 star review! Please come back soon to see us again.
I had reservations they said they were busy and we had to wait over 20 minutes to be seated. What is the point of making a reservations and not honoring it
House of Blues Restaurant & Bar - New Orleans is rated 4 stars by 1045 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.