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DON'S Seafood

1915 S Morrison Blvd, Hammond, LA 70403-5741
+1 985-345-8550
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“gumbo” (42 reviews)
“oysters” (43 reviews)
“hush puppies” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
1915 S Morrison Blvd, Hammond, LA 70403-5741
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1 - 10 of 267 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do you remember how Red Lobster was a highly recommended place during the 1980s...? Well thats how this place makes me feel now. I tried my 1st crawfish...they were good! I would describe them as sweeter than shrimp and the texture of lobster. I was...More

Thank esdrenton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband love grilled oyster. So his birthday so happen to fall on a Monday. The oysters are half were half off. We got the jacked up oysters. They were very good. Out waiter was polite, very nice!!! I signed up for there...More

Thank WeeeWeee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always stop at Don's on my way through Hammond and it's actually become a tradition. From the time you walk in you feel welcome and the staff are great. It's a great family seafood place with a wide range of food on the menu...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Established in 1934 and still frying up the best catfish. It's so light and perfectly seasoned. Thursday from 5 to 9 you can enjoy all you can eat fried shrimp and fried catfish for $17.99. You will not be disappointed.

Thank DMcG_11
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Don's is always a good place to eat. From gumbo to oysters to catfish, you'll enjoy the food and the service.

Thank Greg N
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is possibly my favorite restaurant in Hammond, LA for seafood gumbo. The atmosphere and menu are great for locals and tourists alike.

Thank NatureMomma
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Better seafood can be had cheaper elsewhere. It has been a while since we've been to Don's and now I remember why. My companion said the crawfish were dried out and, of course, expensive. I do not care much for fish but I do like...More

Thank Sheryl S
DonsS7, Manager at DON'S Seafood, responded to this review

Dear Sheryl S., Thank you for dining with us! Since 1934, when Mr. Don Landry opened his first restaurant in Lafayette, Louisiana, we have been dedicated to making every visit wonderful, including the consistency of superior food and service. Our family owned and operated restaurants...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We were traveling to New Orleans and the reason I chose those restaurant was because of the reviews; however it was overpriced for the quality of food. Our service was great from the host to our server. Very friendly and we never ran out of...More

Thank the5webbys
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We had somewhat slow service, but the people at the next table were friendly and chatty and we had nowhere else to be. The food was good and it wasn't too noisy.

Thank Lori N
Reviewed 24 March 2017

their brownie Ala mode was so delicious. yall need to try it. i love it. their shrimp. OMGGGG so good. yall need to try it too. it is so good

Thank 14christi2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1915 S Morrison Blvd, Hammond, LA 70403-5741
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Hammond
  • Phone Number: +1 985-345-8550
Description
DON'S SEAFOOD More Than Eighty Years of Exceptional Seafood South Louisiana locals and visitors have been drawn to DON'S authentic Cajun cuisine for more than 80 years. Menu selections including traditional Landry family recipes, and more recent original creations like Zydeco Shrimp, are well worth repeat visits. Many stop in daily for oysters on the half shell or boiled crawfish in season. DON'S bartenders serve Signature Old Fashioned cocktails alongside the newest specialty drinks, many made with Louisiana products. DON'S SEAFOOD began in 1934, when Don Landry opened his first restaurant and bar in downtown Lafayette with $400 borrowed from his uncle. Prohibition had just been lifted and at only 24 years old, he envisioned serving drinks and offering a simple menu featuring fresh local seafood. Four generations later, the Landry family has expanded that humble beginning into what would eventually become the DON'S SEAFOOD of today. Continuing the tradition, the Landry family still owns and operates each location. An extensive menu of original South Louisiana Cajun family recipes, the freshest Gulf seafood and sizzling steaks is offered. Each location boasts a unique Acadiana-inspired décor, all have a full-service bar and grill, perfect for casual diners or sports enthusiasts. Every DON'S SEAFOOD grill features an open charbroiler where diners can watch exclusive dishes being prepared like DON'S Original Jacked Up Oysters loaded with bacon, jalapenos and pepper jack cheese. Whether you're just passing through South Louisiana or live right around the corner, you'll find a DON'S SEAFOOD location near you in Lafayette, Denham Springs, Gonzales, Hammond, Covington and Metairie.