5 to Try: Summer Drinks

Fun, cool cocktails for the hottest season of the year.

Updated: July 23, 2004

5 to Try


Port of Call

838 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116

Old-school tiki drinks--including a flammable, two-person Huma Huma--match the monstrously big burgers.


Lucy's Retired Surfers Rstrnt

701 Tchoupitoulas St, New Orleans, LA 70130

Try A Drink Called Wanda (pina colada with 151 rum) at this happening hangout for downtown movers and shakers.


Margaritaville-Jimmy Buffett's

1104 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116

Do you really need to be told what drink to order at this touristy spot that features all-day live music?


Pat O'brien's Bar Inc

624 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130

This heady rum-based hurricane is renowned for its potency and the large lamp-shaped glass it comes in.


More Spots for Summer Drinks


F & M Patio Bar

4841 Tchoupitoulas St, New Orleans, LA 70115