The Bayou Bar is a unique space nestled in the historic Pontchartrain Hotel. Noted prior guests of the Pontchartrain include legends such as Rita Hayworth, Frank Sinatra, Tennessee Williams, Tuts Washington, Anne Rice, Walt Disney, Truman Capote, and the list goes on. We cater to a random assortment of clientele, ranging from film production crews to our favorite neighborhood bar flies. The Bayou Bar now proudly showcases talented, local musicians every Friday, Saturday and Sunday night, and you get to enjoy their performances with no cover charge. So, stop by for a cocktail!