ABOUT THE LITTLE GEM

Relive the sounds and sensations of New Orleans’ legendary jazz age – a time that witnessed the fusion of cultures which transformed ragtime and marching music into jazz and blended the savory spices that revolutionized and made famous New Orleans cuisine.

Today’s Little Gem, the vision and passion of the Bazan family, offers innovative Southern style cuisine and gives a new century twist on a historic space that first introduced New Orleans’ jazz to the world. Located in the historic 400 block of South Rampart Street, the Little Gem Saloon is just steps from the Superdome and streetcar line, and within blocks of the French Quarter.

The Little Gem Saloon offers live music and dinner upstairs and downstairs bars with outside balcony seating, five days a week. Indulge your senses in updated Southern Soul food while listening to the cool sounds of New Orleans best known and up and coming local artists.

The Little Gem’s upstairs Ramp Room evokes a truly unique environment of 20th century Spanish revival design which features entertainment in a smooth and sophisticated atmosphere.