Dining and drinks
The Fountain Lounge at The Roosevelt New Orleans brings a touch of new-world sophistication, while offering subtle nods to the timeless elements of the hotel. Featuring rich wood flooring, luxurious fabrics and high-end finishes, the Fountain Lounge balances its glamorous tradition with modern touches.
First opened in 1938 under the under the direction of then-hotel owner Seymour Weiss, the Fountain Lounge was a place where the hip, sociable and fashionable met to enjoy cocktails and small plates in an atmosphere described as "casual and carefree as a night in Paris".
The lounge features live entertainment with a focus on inventive cocktails and small plates, in keeping with its storied history.