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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 5 days 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 1 week 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 1 week ago

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

Thank allen a
Reviewed 2 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 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travel to this part of the country would not be complete without enjoying some chargrilled oysters and this Acme Oyster House knows how to please the palate! My husband equally enjoyed his fried oyster platter. Service was great and the atmosphere was friendly! A good...More

Thank Phyllis W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly staff and good service. We shared a variety platter and could not finish it. Nice atmosphere.

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a good place for oysters and my love favorite boo fries ( fries covered with roast beef Abe gravy), drinks are always refreshing

Thank Craig B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our group of 5 walked into this location at 3:45 pm on Friday the 13th of October 2017. There was plenty of wait staff and employees present. This restaurant was not busy yet. We waited for our waitress about 10 minutes because she was handling...More

Thank AnnIrwin
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Right off Bourbon St this is a must stop for sitting at the bar with a cold beer and having ice cold oysters opened as fast as you can eat them. A colorful, fun and delicious place to steel you for the party going on.

Thank Mike 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.
12 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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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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