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A slightly dated list of places to check out in New Orleans

All of these distances apply if you are staying in or around the Marigny, which I believe is an ideal location to experience the city.
Marigny – Triangle(very close to you) Spotted Cat – great music club, little or no cover, great dancing Dba – cocktail lounge with cool New Orleans bands La Peniche Horn's – a fine update of an iconic location with good breakfasts by the Slim Goodies people. Snug Harbor – Burgers as big as your head
Marigny – Rectangle(a cheap cab ride/Uber away - <$8) Mimi’s in the Marigny (Bar-upstairs they serve tapas and have great bands play in an intimate setting)1 Orange Couch – Great coffee shop and an easy walk from Royal Street Inn.  During the day, the neighborhood is a visual delight2
French Quarter Coop’s – Dive bar with a great kitchen of classic food.  Oyster po-boys.3 Cosimo’s – What a bar in the French Quarter should be.  Local, chill and affordable4 Molly’s on the Market – bar with a great jukebox, people watching.  Check out the frozen Irish Coffee.  This…