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Drago's Seafood Restaurant

2 Poydras St, At the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, LA 70130-1656
+1 504-584-3911
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“charbroiled oysters” (1,047 reviews)
“stuffed lobster” (75 reviews)
“salad” (186 reviews)
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Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2 Poydras St, At the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, LA 70130-1656
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Reviewed 4 days ago

After a long day of seeing the sights, I was so grateful to find a place that served just a normal burger , with no seasoning!! It was a good meal, a little pricey for frozen patties but was worth it. Watch out, friend got...More

Thank adefer88
Reviewed 5 days ago

The charbroiled oysters were excellent and lived up to their reputation. Nice atmosphere and had a table right on time for our reservation. Louder and higher paced than many places, with a higher table turnover, but our waitress was very good. Catfish was good, but...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you’re interested in having great charbroiled oysters like I was in New Orleans, Drago’s is NOT the place to go. I was very excited for these oysters ($20 a dozen) and these were the size of the oysters I received. RIDICULOUS, definitely not worth...More

Thank Cayley L
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I are from Illinois, and decided on this place to eat due to its proxcimity to our hotel. Wish we would have picked a different place. We only waited 25 minutes, which wasnt bad, but everything went down hill from there. It...More

Thank Dexter H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice setting, though recommend reservations for dinner. Excellent seafood...all fresh caught...and beautifully prepared. If you haven't been introduced to Drago's charbroiled oysters, then treat yourself...beyond delicious!!!

Thank Catie V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So I am currently sitting in Drago’s, been here for an hour and 45 min. We started with a cup of Chicken and Sausage Gumbo, it was good but took 25 min to get. While we waited for the gumbo we ordered two appetizers, Crab...More

Thank Allen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and Environment. Fire grilled food was excellent. We had the Seafood and we will go there again when we return to New Orleans.

Thank James L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really just come to Dragos for the charbroiled oysters. I think I could eat a couple dozen alone as a meal and be perfectly happy. But in reality, all the food is amazing here. The service in the restaurant is always friendly even when...More

Thank HoustonAggie96
Reviewed 1 week ago

I tried the Charbroiled oysters on my father's recommendation and they did not disappoint! I also had the Fried Shrimp Po'Boy which was very good also. They have a great menu and good selection of drinks. They only sour point was the service. Now, it...More

Thank Zach J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very large open space dining within the Hilton Riverside. Was served the most tasteless rubber like lobster ever - it appeared to have been cooked many hours ago and then flashed in a microwave. Our waitress simply said no good sir when she came to...More

Thank Grantly03
Central Business District
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parts of New Orleans, the downtown’s humdrum title
might suggest that this area is all about business and
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touted as exceptional in less jubilant corners of the
world. Bordered by the French Quarter, the Arts
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Duryea W
14 April 2017|
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Response from D8Max | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I can't remember the name of this dish I had, but it was a lobster dish and it was absolutely delicious
27 March 2017|
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Response from Patty D | Reviewed this property |
I think like $20
9 November 2016|
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Response from Traveltoeat17 | Reviewed this property |
Probably etoufee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, 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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Poydras St, At the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, LA 70130-1656
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-584-3911
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hilton New Orleans Riverside
Home of the Original Charbroiled Oyster!
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