Cafe Lafitte in Exile
Cafe Lafitte in Exile


This festive Bourbon Street hang is the city's oldest continuously operating gay bar, first opening in 1933. Enjoy awesome views of the French Quarter from a dog-friendly balcony table.


BringFido Guest Rating

Cafe Lafitte in Exile has received a rating of 5.0 out of 5 bones by 3 canine critics on BringFido.

  • More than a year ago
    Super friendly

    We came to NOLA on a hot day and we stopped by because this app guided us to it and we are very glad it did. The bartender was so happy to see our dog and made her feel very welcome.

  • More than a year ago
    Friendly bar

    Nice place to bring your dog. My husband and I went there for some drinks and it was a cool place with cheap drinks. It is a gay bar so make sure that the people you bring are gay friendly or can take a compliment from one.

  • More than a year ago

    Cafe' Lafitte in Exile is not a restuarant it is the oldest gay bar in America. It is very pet friendly, the highlight for your dog is to join the Krewe of Barkus parade during Mardi Gras. It is a parade just for dogs that was started by the proprietor. Dress your dog in a costume (or not) and join the parade which begins at Armstrong park and travels by several dog friendly establishments. On that day it seems as everyone in the city brings their dog to the French Quarter to either join the parade or view it. Cafe' Lafitte in Exile is dog friendly year round, so visit with your best friend anytime!

Submit a Review

Traveler Photos

We haven't received any photos of Cafe Lafitte in Exile yet.

Want to feature your creature? Upload a photo of your pet at Cafe Lafitte in Exile ! You can also share by using the hashtag #bringfido on FacebookTwitter or Instagram.

Add a Photo

This site uses cookies to deliver our services. By using BringFido, you agree to our privacy policy.