Crown and Anchor English Pub
200 Pelican Ave., (504) 227-1007; www.crownanchorpub.com
@crownanchorpubNeighborhood barIn the spirit of an English pub, Crown and Anchor serves a wide variety of local brews and imports a block from the Algiers ferry. Aside from beer, the bar serves cocktails and wine and prides itself on serving as a meeting spot for old friends. Open daily. Smoking is allowed. No food. $1 off pints 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Mon.-Fri.
Dry Dock Cafe
133 Delaronde St., (504) 361-8240; www.thedrydockcafe.com
Restaurant barWith a little of everything from Sunday brunch specials to Tuesday steak nights and specialty cocktails and wines by the bottle to wines by the glass and local beers, this nautical-themed Algiers icon has something for every taste. Open daily. No smoking. Full restaurant menu. Happy hour 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Mon.-Fri.
Old Point Bar
545 Paterson Drive, (504) 364-0950
Neighborhood barLocated next to the levee a few blocks from the Algiers ferry landing, Old Point Bar has all the charm of a New Orleans neighborhood bar and regularly hosts live music. The bar offers several locally brewed beers on draft, and there is a pool table, dartboards and outdoor seating. The bar is dog-friendly, and there's food during football games. Open daily. Smoking allowed. No food.
Vine and Dine
141 Delaronde St., (504) 361-1402; www.vine-dine.com; @vine_dineWine bar
The bar specializes in affordable wines by the glass and bottle and serves them in a seating area behind the retail shop. The menu includes a cheese board as well as antipasti. Open Mon.-Sat. No smoking. Food available. Happy hour 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Mon.-Fri.