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Best Seafood Restaurants in Lakeview/Gentilly


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A photo of Landry’s Seafood House – New Orleans Lake Pontchartrain restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Lakeview/Gentilly
Booked 21 times today
Landry’s Seafood House – New Orleans Lake Pontchartrain is a revered choice for seafood lovers in the New Orleans-Lakefront area. The restaurant is celebrated for its excellent food, as quoted from one of the many positive reviews, "The dishes are absolutely delicious." Another satisfied customer stated, "Seafood pasta salad and bread were delicious. Bread was exceptional." Guests often emphasize not just the quality of the food, but also the top-notch service, as one said, "The service is always top-notch!" and "Our experience at Landry's Seafood was exceptional". The stunning view of Lake Pontchartrain and warm ambiance only add to the memorable dining experience at this beloved seafood hub.
A photo of Desi Vega's Seafood and Steaks restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Metairie
Booked 20 times today
Desi Vega's Seafood and Steaks has earned an exceptional reputation as a top-notch steakhouse in the metro New Orleans area. Customers praise the establishment for its excellent steaks that 'melt like butter in your mouth,' seasoned and cooked to perfection. They also laud the seafood dishes, including the crab appetizer, fried oysters rockefeller, and pan-seared sea bass, as some of the best in the area. Their service receives high acclaim for being attentive, professional, and knowledgeable. Many customers have tagged Desi Vega's as their new favorite steakhouse and look forward to returning. From casual dinners to special occasions, and from business meetings to birthday celebrations, Desi Vega's offers a wonderful dining experience.
A photo of Vessel NOLA restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Mid-City / City Park
Booked 16 times today
Vessel NOLA is a highly regarded seafood restaurant that has garnered rave reviews for its delicious, high-quality food. The well-thought-out selection of seafood dishes, excellent service, and stunning atmosphere in a refurbished church have left a lasting impression on its guests. Patrons rave about dishes such as the delectable seafood fettuccine, succulent softshell crab, and the mouth-watering scallop risotto. The restaurant also offers a variety of other options, ensuring there's something for everyone. Several reviewers have praised the cozy yet elegant ambiance and the attentive staff, making Vessel NOLA a favorite for both locals and visitors.
A photo of Felix's Restaurant and Oyster Bar - Lakefront restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • West End
Booked 24 times today
The Felix’s story is that of the New Orleans Oyster Bar. Ask any New Orleanian where their dad or grandpa took them for their first oysters. The answer is always Felix’s.Back in the 1940’s, Felix’s put the New Orleans oyster bar on the map, creating a place where oyster-lovers could ‘belly up to the bar’ and have the freshest oysters shucked right in front of them. Felix’s fast became a New Orleans’ institution that drew a devoted local, national and international following which has inspired generations of oyster fans.
A photo of Ruth's Chris Steak House - Metairie restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Metairie
Booked 22 times today
Ruth's Chris Steak House in Metairie is renowned for its high-quality Steakhouse cuisine. Patrons consistently commend the restaurant's great food, exceptional service, and fabulous ambiance. The menu showcases a range of signature steaks and chops, including Porterhouse for Two and Tomahawk Ribeye, as well as delectable potato and fresh side dishes. The mouthwatering steaks are seasoned to perfection and always cooked exactly to diners' preference. The superb service, with staff who are friendly, professional, and knowledgeable complements the food impeccably. As evident in the reviews, Ruth's Chris Steak House offers a consistently excellent dining experience, cementing its reputation as a top-notch Steakhouse restaurant.
A photo of Crescent City Steak House restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Mid-City / City Park
Booked 16 times today
Crescent City Steak House, located in New Orleans, is a classic steakhouse boasting a long-standing tradition of serving delectable steaks. Known for their consistency, they never fail to satisfy their customers whether it's a large family gathering or a romantic dinner date. Numerous reviews speak of their attentive and professional service, even when the restaurant is busiest. Patrons highly recommend the steaks for their perfect cooking and presentation; still sizzling in butter, and the selection of family-style side dishes cater to various palates. The restaurant's discerning commitment to quality, value, and atmosphere makes it a top choice for steak lovers in New Orleans.
A photo of A Tavola restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Metairie
Booked 15 times today
Located next to Lakeside Mall, A Tavola offers an unforgettable dining experience steeped in genuine Italian cuisine. The restaurant's detail-oriented and knowledgable staff, such as Charles and Tyriek, ensure each customer's unique preferences are catered to. Customers often revisit, driven by the rich, hearty meat sauce reminiscent of an Italian Sunday family dinner, and the superbly seasoned Pesto Shrimp Linguine that feels like it was "cooked with love". The distinctive take on lasagna also leaves a lasting impression. Nestled comfortably in Metairie, moments away from the mall's bustling activity, A Tavola is a favorite spot imbued with a modern yet cozy ambiance. The restaurant is worth more than one visit, to savor their excellent food and service, again and again.
A photo of Porter & Luke's restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Metairie
Booked 15 times today
Porter & Luke's is a renowned restaurant known for its exemplary Creole, Cajun, and Southern cuisine. The menu offers a range of sumptuous platters including a variety of seafood served with fries, a selection of mouthwatering Po Boys and specialty sandwiches, and an impressive array of entrees. Reviewers have praised dishes like the eggplant Sophie, pecan-crusted catfish, and the pasta with eggplant medallions, describing them as 'amazing' and 'out of this world.' The establishment also offers a wide selection of delectable salads and soups, including the unique and delicious Champagne/Shitaki soup. Porter & Luke's is touted for its excellent service, friendly staff, and a cozy ambiance that patrons have found to be very pleasant. Its convenient location and good value have made it a favorite among locals and visitors alike.
A photo of Superior Seafood restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Uptown
Booked 41 times today
Located in New Orleans, Superior Seafood is highly regarded for its excellent seafood offerings, particularly its "amazing" oysters. Capturing the essence of its city's renowned culinary culture, the restaurant has been favorably reviewed by numerous patrons for its consistent service and quality. Known for its affordable yet "superior" food, it offers both New Orleans style cuisine and alternatives for those with dietary restrictions. The happy hour, frozen drinks such as the French 75, and seafood options like the famed chargrilled oysters and fresh fish, all contribute to its reputation. With a beautiful ambience and impeccable service, Superior Seafood is a local gem that successfully embodies New Orleans’ seafood tradition.
A photo of Landry's Seafood House - New Orleans French Quarter restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • French Quarter
Booked 15 times today
Landry's Seafood House, located in the iconic French Quarter of New Orleans, has garnered substantial acclaim for its exceptional seafood cuisine. Patrons commend the restaurant's wide range of quality seafood offerings, notably the red fish and the "Coastal Seafood Pasta," which is praised for its generous servings of shrimp, scallops, and mussels. The gumbo, a staple of New Orleans cuisine, also receives high regard, with one reviewer declaring Landry's version as "the top for me for gumbo." The restaurant's crawfish boil, a traditional Louisiana dish, is another hit amongst customers. Besides the delectable food, customers rave about the attentive and friendly service, with a few noting the special efforts made by wait staff to enhance their dining experience. Whether you're a local or only visiting, Landry's Seafood House is an outstanding choice for an authentic New Orleans seafood experience.

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Discover best Seafood restaurants in Lakeview/Gentilly

Nestled in the vibrant Lakeview/Gentilly area of New Orleans, Louisiana, a variety of seafood restaurants offer a delightful culinary journey through the city's rich maritime heritage. These establishments specialize in serving authentic seafood dishes that celebrate the unique flavors of the Gulf Coast. Patrons can expect a diverse menu featuring everything from freshly shucked oysters to hearty gumbo, all prepared with local ingredients and traditional recipes. The dining scene in this neighborhood is renowned for its casual yet inviting atmosphere, making it a perfect destination for both locals and tourists seeking a genuine New Orleans seafood experience. Each restaurant in the area strives to provide not only mouth-watering meals but also excellent service and a memorable dining ambiance. As a hub for seafood lovers, Lakeview/Gentilly stands out as a must-visit locale for anyone craving the true taste of New Orleans. Whether you're planning a romantic dinner or a family outing, the seafood eateries here promise to satisfy all your culinary desires with their exceptional offerings.

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