Our Story

The Boot Bar & Grill has been a family owned and operated watering hole cherished by college students, locals, celebrities and tourists alike since 1965. Located in heart of Uptown New Orleans, neighboring the Tulane and Loyola University communities, “The Boot” has been widely recognized as a top college bar in the United States. Known for it’s epic happy hours, late nights, and drink specials that are hard to beat, The Boot is the destination best described as “where your college career begins and ends.” Right next door, at Broadway Pizza, authentic New York-style pizza is served by the slice all night long alongside all of your late-night dining needs. Whether you want to watch a big game, catch up with friends after class or work, dance into the night, or cap off a successful Mardi Gras with our annual Tequila Sunrise party, come to The Boot for the ultimate authentic New Orleans bar experience.