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Acme Oyster House

3000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002
+1 504-835-6410
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat here once or twice a month, and it's always on the itinerary when family or friends visit. Out-of-towners always love it, as does my husband. I like it very much. The seafood is well-fried, and the oysters always seem to be good, even...More

Thank NOmadfolk2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small establishment but the food was awesome!! We had Chargrilled oysters, Boom Boom Shrimp, and Fried Seafood Platter and all were to die for. Nice and fresh and cooked to perfection! Must try place to eat.

Thank Regina K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was so so. Not bad but for a seafood hub there are much better places that aren't so stuffy and crowded. There were 2 of us so we were seated at a small table....and by small, I mean, you could barley fit 2...More

Thank zanabanan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We met family here and had an amazing meal. The charbroiled oysters are to die for. Two had popcorn shrimp salad which looked good. There was even the choice of a hamburger for my husband who is allergic to shellfish. The waitress made note of...More

Thank Minetta S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a Thursday evening and the Services and Food were EXCELLENT! If you like oysters this is the place for you.

Thank eugenetheresa7
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a regular here for my Oyster fix. Fresh and not least Charbroiled Oysters for which I believe are the best in my area. The menu is reasonable large and include many local dishes that are all good. The staff is very friendly and...More

Thank Bjornar49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a foodie! I've cooked and eaten with some of the best. My meal with family was the best oyster experiences I've ever had - Period! We started with a dozen fresh that were so sweet, so large and plump that they led to another...More

Thank OsoGrandeBlanco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing, but service was slow took her eight minutes to get us an actual drink The charbroiled oysters are a must-try they were delicious!!

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love ACME! We make it a point to visit every time we are in New Orleans. This location is near the Airport and is usually less crowded than the one in the French Quarter. This location also offers a more expanded menu than the...More

Thank TeamDickey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place consistently delivers great food while maintaining a warm, neighborhood environment. It's roomy and busy, but service was still attentive and personal. Craw puppies are a delicious, unique appetizer. Roast beef po-boy is done right, with debris and lots if gravy. Excellent. Same for...More

Thank Fishytourist
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Questions & Answers
11 June 2016|
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Response from sunshineshan01 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a to go menu. But they do not deliver.
13 February 2015|
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Response from Larry T | Reviewed this property |
Ready314 put it right, there are numerous good seafood restaurants in Metairie. A acme is very good and less expensive than most. If you like Gumbo, try chef's Ron Gumbo. It's harder to find but well worth it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-835-6410
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