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Nancy's Seafood Shack

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1226 Grand Caillou Rd, Houma, LA 70363-5555
10:30 - 21:00
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Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Houma, Louisiana
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Grilled oysters were delicious and the Shrimp and grits were good. Our waitress was super friendly and very attentive. Our food was at our table in a very reasonable time.

Thank EBergeron B
Pensacola, Florida
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195 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very casual family restaurant with friendly service. The prices are reasonable. Try the gumbo! The seafood etouffee was delicious. Can't wait to go back and try the shrimp boil, it looked great!

Thank needavaca1
Atlanta, Georgia
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51 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nancy's is awesome and the food is so good. I like the new location. You will always get great service here.

Thank courtneyg439
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453 reviews
282 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reasonable prices, significant-sized portions, pleasant waitstaff (Tellie took good care of us). The catfish was great, as were the onion rings, and there are non-seafood options as well. Definitely go here.

Thank Gus B
Houma, Louisiana
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299 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went to the eastside just to have lunch here at the shack. the service was good, the food good, and that is what it is all about. you should enjoy our seafood here whenever you come. the soft crab poboy is very good too.

Fairburn, Georgia
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78 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

OK, big surprise, I got the boiled shrimp. They were pretty tasty; I could of used a tad bit more spice, but it was still good eating. Our waitress was super friendly and when we had to send our frys back because they were cold, she didn't hesitate and she didn't lose her smile.

Thank Shines530
Preston, Mississippi
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

We were given the name of this restaurant at our hotel and boy was it a great suggestion ! I had the Shrimp and Crab salad and it was delicious. Our server was excellent but the restaurant is very noisy. Overall, would definitely visit again if in the area. I thought the prices were very good as well.

Thank ljfulton
Houston, Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

A warm hearted place to enjoy good and tasty seafood. Family oriented and easily excessible. Wonderful staff!

Thank Shalavop
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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57 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Family, casual place with a great variety of seafood. Food was fresh and reasonably priced. We got off the main highway for a local place - it was a good choice.

Thank andhow23
Vevey, Switzerland
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259 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I only took gumbo and boudin. Both were good, particularly the gumbo. Excellent waitress. The premises are average and very noisy.

Thank mojave

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1226 Grand Caillou Rd, Houma, LA 70363-5555
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Houma
  • Phone Number: 985-873-2333

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?