We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Drago's Seafood Restaurant

3232 N Arnoult Rd, Metairie, LA 70002-4738
+1 504-888-9254
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“stuffed lobster” (29 reviews)
“mixed grill” (13 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3232 N Arnoult Rd, Metairie, LA 70002-4738
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (926)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 919 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

No doubt the best oysters of any restaurant in New Orleans area I prefer the Metairie Location great service great food moderately priced decisions decisions. Grilled or on the half raw!! With a cold beer Life is good!! When in area this is definitely a...More

1  Thank 315billyg
Reviewed 5 days ago

Love this place. All the food is fresh and delicious. We take out of town guests there as they have great Charbroiled Oysters and seafood. I have always had great service and have never had a bad dish here.

Thank mamanine
Reviewed 1 week ago

Charbroiled Oysters seems to be the king of the table. Buttery and sumptuous with its fresh oysters, i easily demolished a dozen. Seafood Gumbo full of flavor along with rice, but a tad salty on my personal taste. BBQ Shrimp came with jumbo shrimp with...More

Thank MeadowsValleyForge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here with friends and we all agreed while the oysters are good everything else was average. I had the shrimp etouffee and it was literally a bowl of salt, completely inedible. Our great server noticed that I didn't eat it and asked if...More

1  Thank Ryan Q
Reviewed 1 week ago

Met some friends here, they suggested, great food , pleasant atmosphere, great service, highly recommend this place. Parking is a mess , but worth it, suggest reservations, it gets busy

Thank kwf47
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It would be interesting to know when the dozen charbroiled oysters will get over the psychological barrier of $20..(they are now $19.95) ..would not object too much if the quality was still there..it is NOT! The oysters are smaller and smaller- even in season...disappointing.. Charbroiled...More

Thank Kanuck12
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love oysters try de charbroiled. If you don't love them try them anyway - nowhere will you get such a treat. And dip the bread and soak it up. The Lobster is a treat, ahi tuna if you count calories and a crab...More

Thank confre
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cousins visiting from Portugal & family visiting from Florida and locals all agreed that first on our agendas was to visit Drago’s for chargrilled oysters. Everything served was fantastic. Food perfectly prepared. Service was excellent. The wait staff sang Happy Birthday to my sister &...More

Thank Constance C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Nola with friends for a concert and they insisted we drive to the original Drago's and it was well worth the drive. Ate more than our share of oysters during our visit. Our waiter was incredible, even talking craft beers with the...More

Thank ALPJTchr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say, dragos has the best gumbo in the city in my opinion. The food is always consistent and reasonably priced. I've never got a meal that I didn't like.!

Thank Zoelaubs
Nearby Restaurants
Morning Call
291 reviews
.22 km away
Hummus & More
29 reviews
.25 km away
Casablanca Restaurant
41 reviews
.34 km away
Nearby Attractions
Boom Booms
.08 km away
Miss Muffin
.18 km away
Bodhisattva Tea Spa
.33 km away
Don Juan Cigar Company
1 review
.43 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
3 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 13 answers
Response from Turk S | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't take reservations.
11 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from lbmullane | Reviewed this property |
Same wide selection as dinner. Lunch hours are crowded too.
1 May 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from WPLandry | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Here is the information directly from their website: Drago’s Seafood Restaurant (Fat City, Metairie) 3232 N. Arnoult Road, Metairie, LA 70002 Phone: (504) 888-9254 Hours: Monday – Saturday, 11 am until 9 pm Closed... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3232 N Arnoult Rd, Metairie, LA 70002-4738
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-888-9254
  • E-mail
Home of the Original Charbroiled Oyster!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing