It's hard to describe the charm of the Golden Lantern. From the outside you might miss it, a pride flag waiving proudly in the New Orleans sun, plants dripping from their daily hydration and a couple of windows are all that mark this hidden treasure of LGBTQ camaraderie nestled just off the the bustle of Bourbon street. Stepping into it... 更多
first bar we visited in new orleans and it was a good choice nice friendly atmosphere reasonably priced drinks good music and the drag shows are really good we made it our local while we were there so gay or straight check it out you won't be sorry you did
By far my husband and my favorite bar in New Orleans. Everyone at the Lantern is friendly and will strike up a conversation. My husband went in one morning for a bloody Mary and to catch up on some reading. He didn't get much reading done because he was immediately offered Jell-O shots and a free "Lantern Trash" t-shirt!
Just wandered past and it looked like a friendly bar with NO sport screens Stopped and realised it was the cheapest drinks in town Had a great time talking to the Ryan Gosling lookalike barman Lots of friendly locals all willing to chat Great Juke Box Music
We live here and love the friendly, low-key local atmosphere at this place. Yes, it is a bit of a dive bar, but it's also THE neighborhood bar for French Quarter residents, gay or straight. Check out the 5pm Sunday drag show.
I always enjoy sitting here having a drink...or more. The pours are generous and it's a fun local hangout. Definitely not the tourist traps you will find just a few blocks over on Bourbon. I'm remain reluctant to speak so highly of it, because I don't want it ruined!
We had the best time in the Golden Lantern. The bartenders were amazing and the female impersonators were very friendly. The drinks were good and at a fair price. The place is quaint. I recommend going here if you want to get away from the hustle of Bourbon St. The locals will talk to you and accept you as their... 更多