Buffa's is now open until 4AM on Friday and Saturday, and until 2AM Sunday thru Thursday.

Next live stream Thursday at 7pm and 9pm

Tom McDermott & Antoine Diel

Live Music

Live Music

Every Thursday thru Monday

All Ages Welcome!

Buffa’s is committed to paying our musicians fairly while also protecting our customers during the remainder of the pandemic. In order to do this we are selling full tables intead of individual seats for each show.

Freddie Blue
Saturday at 7PM & 9PM

Gregg Hill

Sunday at 4:30PM


Cindy Scott's

Mining for Magic

Sunday at 7PM & 9PM

Steve Pistorius

& His Porch Pals

Monday at 7 PM

Leslie Cooper

& Harry Mayronne

with J.D. Haeni

Leslie Cooper

Tom McDermott & Aurora Nealand
Thursday at 7PM and 9PM

Tom McDermott

& Aurora Nealand

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The Best Place You've Never Been!

We hear it all the time: “I always pass by that place and think about stopping in.” Does that sound like you? Well, think about it no more.

On the Border of the Quarter since 1939, Buffa’s Bar & Restaurant is the quintessential New Orleans style neighborhood bar. We're open 11AM to 1AM seven days a week!

See Buffa's on Esquire's "Best Bars in America"
Buy our CD!

16 Original Songs.
16 Local Artists & Their Friends.

Check out the full review here!
Available now at Buffa’s and our
Online Store
or download from CDBaby

We're open

11AM to 2AM

every day!

Until 4AM on Fridays and Saturdays

Potato Salad

Buffa's is open for Dine-In or Take Out

11AM to Close.

Enjoy the best bar food in New Orleans

inside or outside!

Come on in or order online with Waitr.

Check out our reviews!

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1001 Esplanade Avenue

New Orleans, LA 70116

(504) 949-0038


This what3words address refers to the 3 metre square location at Buffa's front entrance. Tap or click the button or enter the 3 words into the free what3words app to find it.


11AM to CLOSE — Dine In or Take Out
(Kitchen closes at 1AM; 3AM on Fridays and Saturdays)

Open for Live Music!