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Rocky & Carlo's Restaurant

613 W Saint Bernard Hwy, Chalmette, LA 70043-4822
+1 504-279-8323
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Italian
$$ - $$$
613 W Saint Bernard Hwy, Chalmette, LA 70043-4822
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At Rocky and Carlo's for a lunch with family and out of town guests. I have been coming here for over fifty years. No wait getting our order in and finding a table. Oyster and Shrimp Po' Boys, Fried Catfish and Fried Soft Shell Crab...More

Thank gatoreed
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Advanced study of gastronomy requires travel beyond the Orleans Parish border to Chalmette—a working-class enclave twenty minutes east of the city—and to Rocky & Carlo’s, a beige brick bunker fronted by picture windows painted to read “Ladies Invited.” On any given day, you’ll meet some...More

Thank andersonmc2017
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Decent food for such a crazy busy place with the counter-ordering format. Service was very friendly and efficient. My wife's fried shrimp were quite nice—crispy outside yet juicy and sweet inside, not overly salty. Our sides were good as well. Very tasty tater salad, yummy...More

Thank Swampcactus
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I visited this place after leaving the Ranger/Cabellas Redfish Tournament at Hopedale Marina. There were no local restaurants so i asked a 'local' person for a good 'mom and pop' style seafood place. The Menu is a little awkward to follow (no appetizers although you...More

Thank esdrenton
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Can't beat Rocky and Carlo's for the variety and great taste of the food! Even when crowded, service is fast and efficient.

Thank SassySue612
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I grew up in New Orleans and used to work at the naval base on dauphine street , boy we ate there just about every night. Every time I'm in town I come to eat some your good food , make feel like good home...More

Thank Beulah R
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I grew up in Chalmette and ate Rocky and Carlos regularly (sometimes getting take-out). The meal I had there today was identical to the one I had in 1970 - both really good. I recommend the Italian dishes, you can get good seafood anywhere in...More

1  Thank VegasChuck950
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Veal parm. with mac & cheese, Veal cutlet, mashed potatoes & wop salad and fish po-boy with fries was our choice. Skip the fries and eat everything else until you drop. Then, bring home the rest. The bar: simple with no frills just basic drinks...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 8:15 and was welcomed with open arms. But right at 8:30 the doors were locked. They were out of pork chops so my son got the veal cutlet. I had Veal Parmesan with Mac and Cheese. Awesomeness Just as good as everyone says....More

1  Thank DiamondDoug44
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is a classic down to earth New Orleans style neighborhood restaurant. The fried oysters, fried shrimp and the macaroni and cheese is wonderful. You have to order these three dishes regardless of what ever else you order. The prices are reasonable. Food is purchased...More

Thank wmtroxler
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Matt A
Are Ladies invited?
8 December 2016|
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Response from Karl H | Reviewed this property |
States that on their front window. That was a common statement placed on bathroom entry ways many years ago.
Do you take reservations for parties?
18 September 2016|
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Response from Warren G | Reviewed this property |
I have used the room when we had a group of about 30 just called ahead about two days
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 W Saint Bernard Hwy, Chalmette, LA 70043-4822
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Chalmette
  • Phone Number: +1 504-279-8323
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