Emeril's New Orleans Fish House
Emeril's New Orleans Fish House
  • Address:
    MGM Grand Hotel
    3799 Las Vegas Blvd, South
    Las Vegas, NV 89109
    Neighborhood:
    MGM Grand Hotel & Casino
  • Cuisine:
    Seafood
    Price: $31 to $50

Emeril's New Orleans Fish House

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.emerilsrestaurants.com/emerils-new-orleans-fish-house
  • Phone: 7028917374x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:30am – 2:00pm; Dinner: Daily 5:00pm - 10:00pm; Happy Hour: Daily 2:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Carte Blanche,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Creole / Cajun / Southern, Creole
  • Executive Chef: Heath Cicerelli
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Chef's Table, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Smoking Area, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: Emeril's New Orleans Fish House courtyard seats 35-50 guests & offers a six course Chef's tasting menu specially tailored to your guests tastes. Beverages are additional. Wine pairing package are available with your tasting. Emeril's chefs will create a menu for your guests using the freshest seasonal ingredients available. Please call for details.
  • Private Party Contact: Elizabeth Conn 7027340025x14

Getting there

  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Valet services are available through MGM Grand Hotel.
A word from Emeril's New Orleans Fish House
Chef Emeril Lagasse gives this New Orleans seafood house his signature 'Bam!' with a menu of market fresh fish, shellfish, steaks and his "New New Orleans" twist on Louisiana's Creole cooking. Paired with a wine list that received Wine Spectator's "Best of Award of Excellence," and an imaginative sea-inspired design by New York's Rockwell Group, you'll feel closer to the ocean than the Vegas Strip.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerSeafood
Emeril's New Orleans Fish House reviews from OpenTable diners
244 reviews since June 27, 2014
Overall Rating4.2
  • Food4.3
    Service4.4
  • Ambiance4.1
    Noise LevelModerate
82% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
fit for foodies (126)special occasion (126)notable wine list (76)romantic (75)good for groups (59)hot spot (30)great for lunch (28)vibrant bar scene (15)late-night find (15)great for brunch (10)neighborhood gem (7)kid-friendly (6)great for outdoor dining (4)scenic view (3)Show More
  • Great food, not so great service
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/20/2014
    I went to this restaurant with some friends a couple nights ago. The food was great, though a little pricey. I highly recommend the Mojito Tropico, absolutely delicious!!! By far the best cocktail I've ever had. My only complaint was the service. It took 2 hours for the 4 of us to have dinner. Mainly because this restaurant handles the delivery of the food like a fine dining establishment, which it is and I appreciate. They bring every dish out covered on a tray away from the table receiving the food and have a group of servers deliver the plates to the table together at once. This is a nice touch BUT it caused the service for all other needs (taking your order, refilling drinks, getting the bill) to suffer as a result.
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    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Very nice
    Chidiner
    Dined on 10/19/2014
    Good prices on nice wines by the glass. the fish dishes range from creative to classic, enough to please everyone. Our server was very nice and helpful.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great New Orleans seafood cooking
    LovingToLiveLivingToEat
    Dined on 10/19/2014
    The selection of fish/seafood and different presentations were outstanding. The entire family truly enjoyed their meal. The apple/almond salad was so delicious that we all wanted more. The Texas Redfish and it's sides were the favorite, understandably a signature dish. The steamed presentation of the butterfish was so delicious. The wait staff was very friendly and helpful. Recommend to anyone that likes seafood with a New Orleans style presentation!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Favorite spot
    newportregular
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Went to see show at MGM and was excited about being able to dine at Emeril's once again.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Emeril's falls flat
    HungryChinaman
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Emeril's New Orleans Fish House is just another overpriced hotel restaurant. Most of the items fall short in flavor and preparation. The service is very good and friendly and all of the management, bussers, runners etc. were all very helpful. The overall experience was average; mainly due to the food. The food is not as salty or fatty as you would expect from Emeril. However, to make it worse the food lacks interesting style and flavor. There is nothing exciting about the good, and I would argue I've had much better gumbo and jambalaya for 1/3 of the price. The only item on the menu we had that truly enjoyed was the BBQ shrimp appetizer. The clam chowder is pretty good as well, but a bit pricey. Do NOT get the jambalaya!
    Special Features:
    romantic, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OUTSTANDING!!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    This was an outstanding ... amazing dining experience. We dined at the Chef's Table and it was totally AWESOME! the food was unique yet delicious. the staff I can't rave enough about, even though they had a restaurant full of guests, they made us feel like we were the only diners there.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Emerils MGM
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Really enjoyed the food and the atmospher. Great service on a Saturday night !!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding
    best
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    The food and service at this location was wonderful. You never had to ask for anything. the food was outstanding and the service was excellent.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • once and done
    kisa4u
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    We arrived with great anticipation, we were seated in the bar first and then moved to the dining room. we sat down at 5:45 and were approached at 6:10 we wanted to order off the happy hour menu before dinner, but since happy hour ended at 6:00 we were told they would make an acception and let us order. It was a good 1/2 hour until we got our drinks and appetizers. We then waited another 40 minutes until our server took our dinner order. 45 minutes later our dinner arrived, it was acceptable but nothing great. All in all the food was average, service was terrible, and I felt that it was over priced. Needless to say we will not be back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Experience
    Lovingvegas
    Dined on 10/16/2014
    A great evening filled with fantastic food and exceptional service. Highly recommended.
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    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • You will not be disappointed...
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 10/14/2014
    I have previously dined at several of the Emeril restaurants and found this one to be the most enjoyable. Excellent service staff and on site manager. We loved the butter lettuce and Apple salad. For entrees we chose scallops and Mahi Mahi with a special sauce. Give it a try and you will be thrilled.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Nice
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 10/14/2014
    Good food great place will visit again next in vegas
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful
    Markofood
    Dined on 10/14/2014
    An outstanding and varied food selection. Great food blends on your plate. Your palate will thank you !!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OnlyTheBreadPudding
    2StrikesYouAreOut
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    The ultimate in dining disappointment. We loved our experience at Emeril's true New Orleans location, however, the menu in Las Vegas fell very short of much sense of New Orleans fare. We love Cajun/Creole/New Orleans cooking and I ended up having the steak as nothing on the menu called to me. The sauce for the BBQ shrimp appetizer was good, but the shrimp lived up to their name (very small; a larger shrimp should be used for the dish). The ONLY salvation of the meal was the bread pudding was the best bread pudding that my wife and I have EVER tasted (and that is saying something). If you can pop in for a late night dessert it is worth it, however, a full dinner experience is not worth your time.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    Overall experience was good. My boyfriend's dinner was brought out at room temperature/warm. We had show tickets and not much time to reheat the dinner if reheating it was even an option. A bit disappointed I didn't receive any Open Table points for making the reservation and dinning at the restaurant.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Top notch meal
    yenk
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    We had a terrific meal at Emeril's. Our steaks were superb & the bashed potatoes the best EVER!! Service was impeccable.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • okay experience
    lilmonty
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    My husband and I ate on a friday night we had a 9pm res but arrived early and was seated right away,hostess was very pleasant the room was quite busy, The waiter was not very attentive and the service was slow. The food was not what I expected from a "name" restaurant and I didn't expect to pay the same price for an appetizer as my entree. We would probably not go there again.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • No BAMs for Emeril Vegas
    mrwineVIP
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    Very disappointing after having excellent meals at Emeril's New Orleans restaurants. Prices very high and the waitress we had appears to have been a Mel's Diner trainee. The salads came out before there was any bread on the table and more importantly before our wines were served. She didn't speak much and didn't describe the dishes, like you would expect from high quality (and high priced) restaurants in Las Vegas or in other cosmopolitan markets.
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  • Mediocre
    healthlawVIP
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    This is a far cry from Emeril's in Nola, admittedly quite a few years ago. Here, it's uninspired food, dropped down several notches, and served much too fast despite requests for leisurely pacing. A very meh experience.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • RED1981
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    EMERIL'S WAS ABLE TO ACCOMODATE OUR TIME SCHEDULE, WE WERE RUNNING LATE AND HAD RESERVATIONS FOR CIRQUE DE SOLEIL. VERY PERSONABLE AND THE ATTENTION TO DETAIL WAS GREAT.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonerful Dining Experiencw
    CPJP
    Dined on 10/8/2014
    We had a wonderful dining experience. Great food with suberb service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Small table? Expect a wait!
    NotAgainVIP
    Dined on 10/6/2014
    While a waiter appeared immediately after being seated with water and told us we'd have 3 waiters serving us that night, it took them over 15 minutes to return for or drink order or questions about the menu/tonite's specials. The larger tables hot all the service! Food was good though ...
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lisa from Chicago
    LJC123
    Dined on 10/6/2014
    Phenomenal food. The Sweet corn chowder w/ Maine lobster brought tears to my eyes. 5 of us throughly enjoyed every aspect of our dining experience there. Service was awesome. Even the bread & butter was memorable. Can not wait to return!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • POPPOP
    Dined on 10/5/2014
    What can I say it's Emerils. We sat at the Chef's table and had the 5 course tasting with wine pairings. Portions were large so we had a hard time finishing them before dessert. The wine complemented the food and made the courses even the dessert selections out of this world. When you go to any Emerils anywhere, order a tasting menu. You will get to try food you would not normally eat at home prepared in a fashion that makes you think you died and gone to heaven.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for brunch, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Superb dining experience
    SyrLocal
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    The service was beyond exceptional: knowledgable, friendly, helpful wait staff. The food was satisfying in portion size and delectible. Highly recommend.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good food great service
    HoagesVIP
    Dined on 10/2/2014
    Food was very good. My wive had the frog legs that were very good. Nice crisp coating,juicy ,nice flavor. Don't remember the name of what I had but fish,sausage,jambalaya in lemon butter. Fish nicely done little neck clams didn't have much flavor but added to dish. Sausage & jambalaya had a nice kick. Not overpowering. Christian was very attentive & even did a little more to try to find us a bottle of wine that fit our taste & budget. Very good service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • LovinEXP
    Dined on 10/2/2014
    The food was delicious. the portion sizes were a lot bigger than I would expect for a resort. So we order more than we needed but still glad we did so we tasted what we were interested in.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Restaurant!
    Foodie
    Dined on 10/2/2014
    This was the second time we have eaten here. Both times were exceptional. I highly recommend this to anyone who enjoys great fish and services.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Mouth full of fish bones!
    crazy4food
    Dined on 10/2/2014
    Service was excellent, could not ask for better. However, my husband ordered the Rainbow Trout and his first bit was a mouth full of bones. He said it was good and the waiters continued to ask if he would like something different and ended up giving free drink. My husband ate the fish which had great flavor but was very careful about bones, and there were more.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Emeril's 9-2-2014
    oldfriendgettogether
    Dined on 10/2/2014
    Had dinner with a very good old friend, was a bit disappointed in the food. Chorizo with my salmon entrée was overcooked, salads were very good, tasty, prices were a bit high for the quantity we received.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always great
    ad5pg
    Dined on 10/2/2014
    Emeril's NO Seafood house is always great. You can't beat the menu, food or service. I'd give it 5 BAMS!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • A nice change
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/1/2014
    The decor was ok, the service was quick & efficient. A nice change from the burger restaurants. The food was served hot and the presentation was very nice. I will return with no hesitations.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Date Place
    ReynVIP
    Dined on 9/28/2014
    Excellent service and gorgeous wines; I recommend the barbequed shrimp appetizer, the Red fish, and the Butterfish; for dessert, the Pecan pie (with ice cream and whipped cream (both)).
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Did not met my expectations
    MrRPerez
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    Pros: The restaurant was clean Easy to find Food and wine were of a good quality Cons: Noise: Very high Table/Chairs: Mediocre construction Time to take order and to serve the food: Above average. Note: i believe the waiter was doing everything he could to provide a fast service but the restaurant is under-staff.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, late-night find, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • We enjoyed it.
    hoosierdaddy34
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    Try the Mac and Cheese, wow. The steaks were good, the burger was really good. Jambalaya was good.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Not Fresh Seafood. Poor Quality!!!!
    Seafoodanogo
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    How disappointed I was to take my guests to a "Seafood Restaurant" where the fish had no flavor. The signature item Salmon Barbeque tasted poached not barbequed or even grilled. The potatoes were not freshly cooked and soaked in seasoning. The shrimp in the gumbo had no texture and dissolved in your mouth, a most disgusting feeling. Clearly chemical treated. Never has worse shrimp. My seafood salad was tasteless. All of the seafood was indistinguishable. Covered in a green goddess dressing to camouflage the poor quality. To be clear, I have never taken the time to express such a disappointing meal. I intend to write Emeril personally. He should take his name off this restaurant.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • 123patty
    Dined on 9/25/2014
    We wanted to try someplace new in Vegas. The food was good but service and noise level was poor. Food took a long time to come out. The MGM is a large and popular hotel and even inside the restaurant to could hear and see the noise from the casino. Not very romantic.
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    great for lunch
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  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/25/2014
    Very good food. Wait staff very friendly, timely and courteous. Dessert sampler out of this world.......
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    fit for foodies, great for lunch
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  • creative, simple and delicious
    JacqVIP
    Dined on 9/24/2014
    Huge wine list, almost too big for people like me who can't make a decision. Service was great, they were very attentive to my vegan and gluten-free needs and the server spent a lot of time reviewing all my options. We went at 9pm on a Wednesday night and it was empty, but so were all the other MGM restaurants that night. Food was creative, perfectly seasoned and really fresh. Left stuffed, but really enjoyed the meal - easily the best meal we had during our stay!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great meal
    rave323
    Dined on 9/24/2014
    My guests & I really enjoyed our experience. The vast array of choices was appreciated. Service was outstanding. Our scallop main courses were a bit on the salty side, but, the chef cooked us new ones.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate