These brightly colored, tropical-themed bars are known for the Hand Grenade cocktail, served in a green plastic cup shaped like a hand grenade at the bottom. The bars host rock bands. Complimentary snacks are offered during happy hour. Open daily. No food. Happy hour opening-8 p.m.
The flaming fountain in the center of the courtyard is the eye of the storm at this complex of barrooms. Servers in green tuxedo jackets deliver signature hurricanes in hourglass-shaped glasses. The piano lounge is a popular destination for patrons to make requests and sing along with dueling pianists. Open daily. Full restaurant menu.
The club features a wide variety of live music, burlesque performances, film screenings, DJ dance nights and a popular '80s night on Thursday. The bar serves classic cocktails, cheap Miller High Life and PBR shot specials. The Matador is the signature drink. Open daily. No food.
Molly's at the Market has a notable list of regulars and is a hangout for local journalists. It hosts annual Halloween and St. Patrick's Day parades, drawing crowds to taste the bar's signature frozen Irish coffee. A Miller High Life and a shot of Jameson is always $5. Open daily. Food available.
With its jukebox and 24-hour open doors, this dog-friendly ultra casual watering hole is a longtime locals' hangout on lower Decatur Street and serves free food on holidays. There is a $5 shot and a beer special every day and seating in the courtyard. Open 24 hours daily. No food.
Barbecue shrimp po-boys feature Gulf shrimp served dressed on French bread. The Alibi burger is a 10-ounce ground beef patty served with fries. No reservations. Lunch, dinner and late-night daily. Credit cards. $