5 to Try: Exotic Cocktails

From a sweet tropical pina colada to a refreshing green apple martini, find the most exotic cocktails in New Orleans.

Updated: February 24, 2003

5 to Try


701 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130

The Billie Holiday pays cocktail-hour tribute to the jazzy vocalist with infused vodka, citrus juices and a hit of the blues (curacao).

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.

Whiskey Blue

333 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70130

The boutique hotel's bar has citrus lovers checking in for the Hollander: orange vodka, Cointreau, orange and pineapple.


3637 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115

This bistro bar pairs a French aperitif with two vanillas (bean and extract) in its eponymous cocktail.