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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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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I’m not really in to oysters. I stopped in here for a quick business lunch and my counterpart insisted I try the broiled oysters. All I can say is WOW! Jette otherworldly. So much flavor. The texture was nice, not chewy. All the food I...More

Thank DustinKane
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Most incredible chargrilled oysters you’ll ever have in your life. I’m not sure on how many places actually serve chargrilled oysters but these are simply amazing. This is only the second time I’ve eaten here but if I’m ever in New Orleans I always stop...More

Thank ERIC W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Awesome! Great food,loved the charboiled oysters,great prices and wonderful servers.everyone should try this place.

Thank shayjuice
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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are fan of the charbroiled oyster, this is one of the few spots in the world where you won’t be disappointed. If I were a rich man I’d eat them every day!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love Acme Oyster House — oysters are like no other. Friendly, family atmosphere! Perfect for our family.

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I were in New Orleans for a day trip this summer and tried this restaurant out for dinner. I understand that the Acme Oyster House downtown is very busy. Since we had a rental car, we chose this location and were seated...More

Thank Rhino2525
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not a shellfish person, so I went with the salmon. It was very good and the rice and veggies were cooked nicely too. However, for the price, I was hoping for a little bit larger piece of fish. I can't say that I...More

Thank Dsar6798
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

shrimp poboy sandwich i ordered was extremely good. service was very good considering the place was very crowded

Thank allen a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's always a pleasure to dine at the Acme! North Shore, Metairie and the Quarter, it doesn't matter - same awesome food and excellent wait staff.

Thank mmcgee15
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

In a town (Metairie) with so many above average seafood restaurants... i believe average don't get it. I came in for a dozen raw but I was surprised by the price, almost double the price of another local famous seafood joint. (Ate there last night)...More

Thank Jeff R
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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, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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