Buffa's is now open until 4AM on Friday's and Saturdays and 2AM the rest of the week!

Next stream Thursday at 7 PM

Tom McDermott

& Tim Laughlin

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.

Tom McDermott & Doyle Cooper
Thursday at 7PM and 9PM

Tom McDermott

& Tim Laughlin

Friday at 7PM & 9PM

Brint Anderson

Brint Anderson

Freddie Blue
Saturday at 7PM & 9PM


Freddie Blue & Friends

August Acoustic Review

Sunday at 11AM & 1PM

Traditional Jazz Brunch


Some Like It Hot!

Some Like It Hot!

Sunday at 7PM & 9PM

BB's Trio

Monday at 7:00 PM

Doyle Cooper Trio

Buy tickets at Eventbrite.com.

Doyle Cooper

We're Hiring

Interested at getting paid to listen to live local music while earning working at one of the city's best live music venues?

Buffa's is hiring cooks.

Email us at ObscureMyEmail for more information or to schedule an interview!

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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 close 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!