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Liquor Store near the French Quarter

Milwaukee, WI
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Liquor Store near the French Quarter

We are staying at the Hilton Garden Inn on Gravier Street this coming weekend and are interested in purchasing some vodka and bloody mary mix for our hotel room for the morning. Any suggestions on a store that is nearby that could fill our needs? I can't seem to think of any retail-like stores in that area.

Kansas City
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1. Re: Liquor Store near the French Quarter

I am sure someone will make a suggestion but if I were you I would Yelp it.

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for Las Vegas, Washington DC, County Donegal, Western Ireland
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2. Re: Liquor Store near the French Quarter

The good news is there are a couple places on Canal that will fit the bill. One on Canal just past Magazine towards the river.

The bad news is you're probably not going to be thrilled by the prices they charge for the captive tourist market.

College Station...
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for New Orleans
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3. Re: Liquor Store near the French Quarter

Fact is, many places sell liquor and mix in New Orleans, including the drug stores, convenience stores, grocery stores and many trinket shops, and most are open late. Unless you are looking for something special, you should be able to easily find a place on or just off Canal St. within 2 or 3 short blocks of your hotel. Close by Brother's Food Mart sells both liquor and, from what I hear, tasty fried chicken, see:


Mitchell, South...
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4. Re: Liquor Store near the French Quarter

The CVS Pharmacy on the corner of Canal and Carondelet has a full liquor dept.

New York City, New...
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5. Re: Liquor Store near the French Quarter

Just ask the staff at the hotel. They probably get the same question asked over and over again and would know the immediate neighborhood (which is sparse, retail-wise) better than most of us.

Dallas, TX
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6. Re: Liquor Store near the French Quarter

I can't help you with your question, but I did stay at this hotel last year. It was clean, comfortable, and quiet, but close to the Quarter -- exactly what I wanted. The minifridge in the room was great! I recommend picking up some bottles of water while you're getting your other supplies.

Enjoy your trip.

Baton Rouge...
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7. Re: Liquor Store near the French Quarter

Places to buy liquor and drink mixes are plentiful. You won't have any trouble finding somewhere to buy what you want - it's sold almost everywhere. You will probably even be able to shop around for the best price, if that's important to you. Enjoy and have fun..


Blenheim, Canada
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8. Re: Liquor Store near the French Quarter

Bayor--That is exactly what I was going to say! Love that puppy picture!

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