I wouldn't think Bourbon street or surrounding party streets would be a good idea. I know the below says
( establishment ) but I wouldn't take the chance downtown. Hopefully someone who lives there might give you more solid info. I lived there for four years,, enjoy your visit.
" Any portion of the permitted area of an establishment that has been granted a Class A-General retail permit, as defined in Part II of Chapter 1 or Part II of Chapter 2 of Title 26 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950, to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises "