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Crescent City Brewhouse

Not Rated.
Crescent City BrewhouseCrescent City Brewhouse
BEER AVG
3.47/5
Based on:
11 Beers
65 Reviews
Place Score: 81
Reviews: 54
Visits: 89
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: n/a
Taps: --
Bottles: --
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

527 Decatur St
New Orleans, Louisiana, 70130-1027
United States
phone: (888) 819-9330

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Reviews: 54 | Visits: 89
Reviews by tigg924:
Photo of tigg924
1.95/5  rDev -43.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 1.5 | service: 1 | selection: 2.5

Crescent City to me is a one and done place. No I did not eat there, so the food may be good. The place is spacious and Cajun rustic. It is not the appearance of Crescent City that is off. That is actually inviting and intriguing. It has the feel of an old place that has been there a while with a lot of culture. It is the type of place you are hoping is good so you can linger there longer. The location is actually fairly good as well. Perfect on Decatar, away from the crowds of Bourbon. The service here was not all that great. The bar had about ten people around it. Most looked like tourists not locals. Despite the relatively sparse crowd, it took the bar tender a good ten minutes of standing by the bar to see if we wanted something. The staff seemed more intent on chatting with themselves then offering service despite it being 8 at night. Also we sampled about three of their five beers. The bock and the red were just not that great. Plus, like most of the menu, the beers were pricey. There are so many great options for food and drink in New Orleans. On a short trip, there are way better options a block or two away. (1,133 characters)

More User Reviews:
Photo of mjstern70
3.73/5  rDev +7.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3 | food: 4

Photo of Westyn
3.69/5  rDev +6.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of dsshuck
3.36/5  rDev -3.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.5

Photo of MikeThumel
3.43/5  rDev -1.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.5

Photo of chip26
3.86/5  rDev +11.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Photo of mwar
2.06/5  rDev -40.6%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 2 | service: 1 | selection: 3

Bartenders were the rudest I have ever encountered. New Orleans is more of a PRB and a shot city. Embrace that philosophy and enjoy yourself! (141 characters)

Photo of swalsh666
3.08/5  rDev -11.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3 | food: 3

Centrally located in french qt. large bar and dining hall. On a
hot NOLA day, their Hefeweizen will do you right. They also offer a togo window with a couple select drafts (172 characters)

Photo of astronautjones
3.78/5  rDev +8.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of olafphysics
3.1/5  rDev -10.7%
vibe: 3 | quality: 2.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3 | food: 4.25

Photo of mothman
2.86/5  rDev -17.6%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 4 | selection: 1.5

Photo of BlackhammerOhio
3.28/5  rDev -5.5%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3 | selection: 3 | food: 3.75

Photo of BeerBucks
4.09/5  rDev +17.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of stumac
2.85/5  rDev -17.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 1.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3 | food: 1.5

Pretty chill place. They only have 5 of their own beers. 1 outta 2 of those that I tried were good. Very mediocre food. Nothin too crazy. Plus everything was WAAAAAAAAYYYY overpriced!!! For me and my girl to get the cheapest thing on the menu each, and three drinks each, it was 80 friggin bucks!! Plus they messed up on my food and her drink. Won't be goin back. (363 characters)

Photo of DouglasVT
3/5  rDev -13.5%

Photo of WholeLottaTricks
3.8/5  rDev +9.5%

Photo of mikerems
4/5  rDev +15.3%

Photo of spycow
3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

Photo of SwG237
3/5  rDev -13.5%

Photo of Canada_Dan
3/5  rDev -13.5%

Photo of macon337
3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

Photo of BeerForMuscle
3.44/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of Texasfan549
3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

Photo of MOVERTON1284
3/5  rDev -13.5%

Was here in August 2013. I thought the beer was very average, we had poor service, and the food was average at best. We attempted to do the tour at NOLA but it was cancelled upon arrival. This was the closest place to it, so we went here instead. It is in a great spot, but was disappointed overall. (299 characters)

Photo of Satsuma
4/5  rDev +15.3%

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Crescent City Brewhouse in New Orleans, LA
81 out of 100 based on 54 ratings.