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GW Fins

808 Bienville St, Between Bourbon and Dauphine Streets, New Orleans, LA 70112-3122
504 581-3467
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
808 Bienville St, Between Bourbon and Dauphine Streets, New Orleans, LA 70112-3122
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Us 3 girls have been traveling for 3 weeks in the USA. We seek places with great reviews and Finns came up. I had pork belly - devine. Daughter had Wahoo which she thoroughly enjoyed. Friend had scallops which she loved. Mangrove fish was moist...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

A mid week get away and thanks to Trip Advisor, our best most delicious meal. The wait staff was so attentive. The food was so elaborately prepared. Soft lighting and wonderful atmosphere. We made reservations through TA and will be going back.

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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Great service, great food, great experience!! Nice wine list & menu had a very nice selection of entrees. No wonder it's listed #1 on trip advisor. Lived up to the hype.

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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Get a reservation because it is always busy. If you don't have a reservation sit at the bar. All the hot appetizers are fantastic. The smoke oyster is my favorite, next is the crab cake and pork belly. I'm not crazy about the cold appetizers....More

2  Thank 737TAK
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Located in the French Quarter this restaurant is one of the best restaurants I have ever been to. You get the fish less fried and more natural than at any other restaurant I have visited in the US - I saw and felt the texture...More

1  Thank Thorsig
Reviewed 27 July 2016

My husband and I were looking forward to our visit to this restaurant to cap our New Orleans visit in late 2015. Best mint juleps we had on our trip; food was phenomenal, as was service. The only reason I gave this restaurant 4 stars...More

Thank Frances S
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My visit took place in May of 2015. Prior to the visit, we called for a reservation and to verify that this establishment would accept American Express gift cards. Both were confirmed. We arrived on time for our reservation on a Saturday night. The meal...More

1  Thank Felicia M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Food was good but it felt like we were being cycled through so they could feed as many people as possible in one night.

1  Thank Conorge
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

They really spoil you - swordfish is a favorite for dinner and the salted caramel Cake for dessert - incredible!!

Thank MissLinda57
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The best seafood restaurant in New Orleans and that is saying a lot. The emphasis is on fresh select options fit for a foodie. The preparation is sublime letting the seafood be the star. While the menu has multiple options and probably a few that...More

Thank rodgerwheaton
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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24 June 2017|
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Response from Gary W | Property representative |
You can make a reservation over the phone as far in advance as you would like. The number to the restaurant is (504) 581-3467. We look forward to serving you in January!
Sue P
21 June 2017|
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Response from Gary W | Property representative |
We would be honored to celebrate your husband's birthday with you. To make the evening a little more special, we will print a personalized menu wishing him a happy birthday, decorate the table with confetti, and provide a... More
3 May 2017|
Response from Gary W | Property representative |
Yes, we do!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 50 - USD 58
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 808 Bienville St, Between Bourbon and Dauphine Streets, New Orleans, LA 70112-3122
    (Bourbon, Dauphine)
  • Public Transportation: Bienville & Rampart
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: 504 581-3467
  • E-mail
Experience the cuisine that has created raving fans of local diners and national and local food critics alike. Chef Tenney Flynn (two time winner of "Chef of the Year" in New Orleans Magazine) ensures the highest quality seafood by flying in products from around the globe and featuring only the best from local waters - both at their seasonal peak. This commitment to freshness and variety are two of the many reasons GW Fins prints its menu daily and has received numerous glowing reviews in The Times-Picayune (4 beans), Food & Wine, Southern Living and Esquire magazines. We look forward to serving you soon so we may learn what you think.
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