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Acme Oyster & Seafood House

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3000 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70005-3027
+1 504-835-6410
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Metairie, Louisiana
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went for lunch and was seated promptly. Convenient for wheelchair patrons. Naturally we started with the grilled oysters with plenty dipping bread and was given more bread on request. The soup and half sandwich is a really good choice. I like that cucumber slices are a water garnish, really refreshing and a change from lemon. Great wait staff. Has a... More 

Thank joandelah
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we part of a group and we all had different tastes so it was great. everyone thought thier food was great and plenty of it.

Thank eichen47
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Residence Inn suggested this restaurant and it was great. I had wonderful fried oysters and my husband got a seafood dinner with oysters, shrimp and catfish. Really good!

Thank goochave
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful food!! Had oysters, craw pups and a medley plate which had a serving of gumbo, red beans and rice, jambalaya and a sausage link..absolutely delicious! Great service, fun atmosphere.

Thank Jennifer H
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the New Orleans Medley and the grilled fish of the day. The food was good. Music was a bit loud but the atmosphere overall was fun. We enjoyed our meal.

Thank deborahk301
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the po' boy, but I noticed trays and trays of all types of oyster dishes coming from the kitchen, so this must be a house favorite!

Thank Brandi1998
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live here and often take out of town people here. Nice causal place with always great fresh or charred oysters

Thank leslie c
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was great. Friendliness of the staff was outstanding. We started with the raw oyster shooter with cocktail sauce and vodka. A great way to start the evening. The chargrilled oysters are amazing. That is where the Wow comes in. Have the chargrilled oysters. No.......I mean have them. We also tried numerous items on the menu. The Etoufee, Jambalayas and... More 

Thank Danny L
Sugar Land, United States
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58 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everybody knows about Acme in New Orleans It's a staple among the locals as well as out of towners. The food is good but a bit pricey We always visit when in town but don't be afraid to venture out to other less known places. The service here is great. The smiles abound and everyone save the door staff are... More 

Thank Jack_Molho
Traverse City, Michigan
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468 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you stop at the French quarter location then you're doing it for the ambiance. This location is better imo and easier to maneuver. The oysters are the best on Gods green earth. Worth the trip from anywhere

Thank Joseph L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
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 Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70005-3027
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-835-6410

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