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GW Fins

808 Bienville St, Between Bourbon and Dauphine Streets, New Orleans, LA 70112-3122
504 581-3467
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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808 Bienville St, Between Bourbon and Dauphine Streets, New Orleans, LA 70112-3122
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Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful dinner and service! We didn't plan ahead, but we did get a table around 9pm and it was worth the wait. Our waiter helped us pick out some great dishes and wine. We shared the lobster ravioli then proceeded to enjoy the sea scallops...More

Thank PKPollard
Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely wonderful service from beginning to end. We made reservations ahead of time and I'm glad we did. I'm not a fan of fish however I decided to try the redfish. Really delicious. My dinner partner who is a seafood lover was in raptures throughout...More

Thank Janice A
Reviewed 2 days ago

My mom and I found this restaurant by accident and the food was fantastic. Even though we did not order a lot the service was better than I have ever had. Jason was great and had a great wine recommendation. If back in New Orleans...More

Thank Cacliffoj
Reviewed 2 days ago

Impressive, daily menu! The freshest of the fresh fish. Great service with the extras (black, cloth napkins if you are wearing black slacks or a black dress). Back room is small, romantic and with beautiful ironwork art. This restaurant is a must.

Thank suz862018
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We reserved Valentines dinner a few weeks ahead of going to New Orleans for my birthday celebration trip. This restaurant alone was worth the trip. The service by Fallon and Omar was great, made us feel comfortable and very special. Fallon answered my endless questions....More

Thank fernmisty
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great authentic and fresh seafood. Fresh biscuit served instead of bread. fine and professional friendly staff without being stuffy.

Thank mary a
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wanted a nice dinner of seafood. In the middle of French Quarter, fairly large, open concept restaurant which means noise level is fairly high. But it has a good vibe. Service was prompt and helpful. Diverse menu with nice balance choices (including non-seafood dishes). $200...More

Thank Brent1967
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My family of six dined here two nights ago. It was an amazing dinner. The tuna, lobster dumplings and bbq shrimp appetizers were amazing. Especially the dumplings! All of the fish (scalibut, red fish, salmon) were to die for! Kids are still talking about it....More

Thank rich_and_laurie
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great meal and attentive staff. The salmon was perfect. The swordfish was also excellently prepared.

Thank mel333Ontario
Reviewed 4 days ago

Every interaction with staff could not have been more friendly or professional. Really made me feel valued and special, which was especially nice as a solo diner. Now lets talk about the food......AMAZING! Creative without being fussy or contrived. I also love the fact that...More

Thank Lisa G
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Nearby
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Tina A
7 February 2018|
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Response from Gary W | Property representative |
Hi Tina, the only way we will be able to get you into the dining room is if we get a cancellation or someone does not show up for their reservation. Our bar area offers seating at the bar and at high-top tables, and we offer... More
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Pablo G
25 October 2017|
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Response from Gary W | Property representative |
We hope our dress policy is comfortable for all. Coats and ties are not required. Slacks, dress jeans, dress shorts with a dress shirt or a Polo style shirt are great. We require that gentlemen wear a collared shirt... More
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mmitchell602
25 September 2017|
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Response from Gary W | Property representative |
We are not open on Christmas day, but we are open on Christmas Eve, as well as the day after Christmas. Please let us know if we can assist you with making a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$58
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 808 Bienville St, Between Bourbon and Dauphine Streets, New Orleans, LA 70112-3122
    (Bourbon, Dauphine)
  • Public Transportation: Bienville & Rampart
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: 504 581-3467
  • E-mail
Description
Experience the cuisine that has created raving fans of local diners and national and local food critics alike. Chef Tenney Flynn (two time winner of "Chef of the Year" in New Orleans Magazine) ensures the highest quality seafood by flying in products from around the globe and featuring only the best from local waters - both at their seasonal peak. This commitment to freshness and variety are two of the many reasons GW Fins prints its menu daily and has received numerous glowing reviews in The Times-Picayune (4 beans), Food & Wine, Southern Living and Esquire magazines. We look forward to serving you soon so we may learn what you think.
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